BNP frontrunner EA Chaudhury meets AL candidate Momen, brother Muhith at Sylhet home

BNP frontrunner for Sylhet-1 seat Enam Ahmed Chaudhury has met the Awami League candidate AK Abdul Momen and his brother AMA Muhith at the latter’s home in the north-eastern

HC stays BNP pick Sabira Sultana’s jail term, lawyer says she can run for parliament

The High Court has stayed the conviction and six-year jail term of the BNP’s Jashore-2 candidate Sabira Sultana. It means there is no bar on her to contest in the parliamentary

BNP’s Nazrul: Jamaat also has freedom fighters

BNP leader Nazrul Islam Khan has said the Jamaat-e-Islami also has freedom fighters as members and he sees no problem in nominating their leaders for the election. “Let us

CEC Huda sees competition as election nears

Chief Election Commissioner KM Nurul Huda has claimed the December election will be competitive as everyone expected. None of the nomination seekers in 300 seats have

The real China challenge: Managing its decline

In 2009, The Economist wrote about an up-and-coming global power: Brazil. Its economy, the magazine suggested, would soon overtake that of France or the UK as the world’s fifth

Climate change biggest global health threat of century, doctors warn

Rising heat and wilder weather linked to climate change make it "the biggest global health threat of the 21st century", with hundreds of millions more people already suffering in

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