Daily Archives: January 31, 2018

Egyptian opposition calls for boycott of 'absurd' poll

Egyptian opposition calls for boycott of ‘absurd’ poll

Egyptian opposition calls for boycott of ‘absurd’ poll

TRIBUNAL DESK: A coalition of Egyptian opposition groups have called for an election boycott, calling the vote an “absurdity bordering on madness” after all serious candidates were either arrested or subjected to a campaign of intimidation. In a joint statement, eight Egyptian opposition parties and 150 pro-democracy public figures urged Egyptians to stay away from

Bangla Khayal Utshab begins this evening

Bangla Khayal Utshab begins this evening

TRIBUNAL DESK: Channel i is organising its annual “Bangla Khayal Utshab 2018” at its premises in the capital’s Tejgaon area. This nightlong musical event is returning for the fourth year. The event is scheduled to begin in the evening of January 31 and will continue till the next morning (February 1). A total of 34

IGCC organises an evening of Kathak dance

IGCC organises an evening of Kathak dance

TRIBUNAL DESK: Indira Gandhi Cultural Centre (IGCC), High Commission of India, arranged a Kathak Dance recital along with a certificate giving ceremony at the main auditorium of Bangladesh National Museum on January 29. Renowned Kathak exponent of Bangladesh, Munmun Ahmed, who taught the dance to a number of students at IGCC for the last six

Moments

Moments: Unlucky Imrul, ecstatic Mominul celebration and horrible Liton dismissal

TRIBUNAL DESK: Unlucky Imrul Openers Imrul Kayes and Tamim Iqbal posted a solid opening wicket partnership for Bangladesh after captain Mahmudullah won the toss and elected to bat against Sri Lanka in the Chittagong Test match Wednesday. Bangladesh added 72 runs in quick succession before losing Tamim (52 off 53 balls) in the 16th over.

Gayeshwar Roy arrested

Gayeshwar Roy arrested

TRIBUNAL DESK: Police last night arrested two BNP leaders, including its Standing Committee Member Gayeshwar Chandra Roy, police and the BNP said. Gayeshwar was arrested around 9:30pm from in front of Police Plaza on charges of “plotting” an attack on policemen near the Supreme Court and snatching two party activists from a prison van, said

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