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  • Jatiya Oikyafront

    ‘Refrain from curbing freedom of press’

    Referring to the case filed against Prothom Alo Editor Matiur Rahman and nine others, Jatiya Oikyafront in a statement today called upon the authorities concerned to refrain from efforts to curb freedom of expression and press.

  • Jatiya Oikyafront

    Oikyafront seeks permission to meet Khaleda

    Jatiya Oikyafront seeks permission of prison authorities to meet BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia now undergoing treatment at Bangabandhu Sheik Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) in Dhaka.

  • Jatiya Oikyafront

    Irregularities taking place with govt’s help: Oikyafront

    Terming the prevailing trend of robbing the state wealth as horrible, Jatiya Oikyafront says that the country and its sovereignty will plunge into a severe internal crisis if it is continued.

  • Kader Siddique

    Kader Siddique quits Oikyafront

    Krishak Sramik Janata League walks out of Jatiya Oikyafront alleging that the alliance failed to wage movement against the government.

  • Bangladesh National election irregularities

    Polls ‘irregularities’: Oikyafront to hold mass hearing Feb 24

    Jatiya Oikyafront decides to hold a mass hearing programme on February 24, bringing allegations of vote rigging, balloting stuffing and violence in the December 30 national election.

  • Bangladesh National election irregularities

    Oikyafront won't go for tea with PM

    The Jatiya Oikyafront leaders will not attend the prime minister's tea party today.

  • There is still time to take oath: Speaker

    Jatiya Sangsad Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury calls upon the Oikyafront leaders elected in the December 30 national election to take oath as lawmakers of the 11th parliament.

  • Jatiya Oikyafront Leader Dr Kamal Hossain

    Oikyafront fully united

    Jatiya Oikyafront Convener Dr Kamal Hossain yesterday said the alliance is fully united.

  • Oikyafront's demand disrespectful to people

    Law Minister Anisul Huq yesterday said Jatiya Oikyafront's demand for holding a re-election is unconstitutional and “very illogical”.

  • Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud

    Info minister thanks Dr Kamal for realising his 'mistake'

    Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud thanks Dr Kamal Hossain for realising the mistake that Jatiya Oikyafront had made by incorporating Jamaat-e-Islami in the recent 11th parliamentary election.

  • Dr Kamal Hossain

    Taking Jamaat men along to polls a mistake

    Jatiya Oikyafront Convener Dr Kamal Hossain yesterday said it was a mistake on the part of his party Gonoforum to have joined the December 30 polls with Jamaat-e-Islami leaders contesting under the alliance banner.

  • Dr Kamal Hossain

    Dr Kamal for dialogue on 'fresh polls'

    Claiming the December 30 election to be “farcical”, Jatiya Oikyafront Convener Dr Kamal Hossain yesterday called for a national dialogue to find out ways for holding a fresh election as per the constitution.

  • Obaidul Quader

    BNP, Oikyafront can do nothing now: Quader

    No one believes that BNP and Jatiya Oikyafront can do anything after they have been defeated both in their movement and the election, Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader says.

  • Crack in Oikya?

    Two lawmakers-elect of the Gonoforum may take oath and join the 11th parliament, Dr Kamal Hossain said yesterday.

  • Jatiya Oikyafront leader

    Oikyafront to submit memorandum to EC Jan 3 demanding re-election

    All contenders of the Jatiya Oikyafront in the 11th parliamentary polls will submit memorandum to the Election Commission on January 3 demanding re-election under a nonpartisan administration immediately.

  • Jatiya Oikyafront demands re-election

    Oikyafront terms polls Farcical

    Jatiya Oikyafront yesterday demanded the Election Commission immediately scrap the “farcical election” and hold a fresh one under a nonpartisan interim government.

  • Dr Kamal Hossain

    Oikyafront to brief media tonight

    Jatiya Oikyafront will brief media this evening on overall situation of today’s general election. The press conference will be held at his Paltan office around 8:00pm.

  • 47 opposition candidates boycott polls

    A total of 47 Jatiya Oikyafront candidates have boycotted the election so far citing vote rigging and ballot stuffing.

  • No Jatiya Oikyafront polling agents in Dhaka

    No Oikyafront polling agents seen in Dhaka

    There were no polling agents of main opposition parties anywhere throughout Dhaka. The Daily Star went about several constituencies in the capital, but could only find polling agents of Awami League everywhere wearing the badge of the ‘boat’.

  • Two BNP candidates attacked

    Hours before the nation goes to polls, a Jubo League leader was hacked and beaten to death allegedly by BNP-Jamaat activists in Patiya upazila of Chattogram last night, police said.

  • Oikyafront will win if polls fair

    Jatiya Oikyafront Convener Dr Kamal Hossain yesterday called upon the voters to go to polling centres early in the morning and cast votes without fear.

  • Jatiya Oikyafront Leader Dr Kamal Hossain

    Dr Kamal to cast vote at Viqarunnisa

    Jatiya Oikyafront convener Dr Kamal Hossain will be casting his vote at Viqarunnisa Noon School and College tomorrow morning.

  • Dec 30 to be 'another V-day'

    Jatiya Oikyafront Convener Dr Kamal Hossain has urged people to bring about a "vote revolution" by exercising franchise, and said December 30 will be another victory day for the nation with the Oikyafront coming out victorious.

  • Dr Kamal Hossain

    ‘Development meaningless if people's right not established’

    Jatiya Oikyafront Convener Dr Kamal Hossain says no development is meaningful if people's right is not established in the country.

  • Jatiya Oikyafront urgent meeting

    Oikyafront calls urgent meeting today

    The steering committee of Jatiya Oikyafront calls an emergency meeting to discuss about the country’s overall political situation ahead of the December 30 national election.

  • Dr Kamal Hossain

    Plot on to see Oikyafront out of polls

    Alleging mass discrimination to push it out of election, major political opposition Jatiya Oikyafront says it is now depending on the vote of the people.

  • Jatiya Oikyafront candidate

    Oikyafront candidate among 6 sued

    Mia Nuruddin Ahmed Apu, a Jatiya Oikyafront candidate from Shariatpur-3 constituency, and five others are sued for allegedly distributing over Tk 8 crore to influence the coming election and instigate violence.

  • Oikyafront demands CEC’s resignation

    Oikyafront demands CEC’s resignation

    The opposition alliance Jatiya Oikyafront demands immediate resignation of the Chief Election Commissioner and urges the president to appoint a nonpolitical and neutral person in the post.

  • Bangladesh National election irregularities

    Oikyafront to hold emergency meeting

    Top brass of Jatiya Oikyafront has called an emergency meeting after walking out of a meeting with the Election Commission.

  • Bangladesh Army deployment

    Army given a tough task

    The army has been entrusted with a tough task to create an atmosphere for holding a free, fair and inclusive election, said Jatiya Oikyafront Convener Dr Kamal Hossain yesterday.