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Lubna Yasmin
Joint News Editor
Lubna Yasmin, working with the Daily Observer as Joint News Editor in its online service since March 2014. Before joining the Daily Observer, worked with online news portal banglanews24.com from March 2010 to December 2011, and with United News of Bangladesh (UNB) from August 1996 to February 2010. Worked in a weekly "Dhakar Chithi" as a reporter in 1992. Traveling, reading books and watching movies are her hobbies.
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By Lubna Yasmin
BNP leader Nipun Roy remandedA Dhaka court has placed Nipun Roy Chowdhury, a member of BNP's Central Executive Committee, on a five-day remand in a case filed with Paltan Police Station over Wednesday’s clashes at Naya Paltan.Dhaka Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Court passed the order on Friday.Earlier, police sought 10 days' remand to question Nipun Roy, also a lawyer by ...
By Lubna Yasmin
10-day remand to be sought for BNP leader Nipun RoyPolice will seek a 10-day remand to question Nipun Roy Chowdhury, a member of BNP's Central Executive Committee, over Wednesday’s clashes at Naya Paltan.She was sent to Dhaka Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Court from the DB office on Minto Road on Friday noon.  BD's assistant commisioner Atiqul Islam  told media that 10 day's remand will be ...
'Repatriation looks uncertain'
Edited by Lubna Yasmin
Rohingyas unwilling to go back, stages demonstrations Although Bangladesh and Myanmar have completed all the necessary preparations to repatriate some 150 refugees, Rohingyas in different camps staged demonstrations on Thursday afternoon expressing their unwillingness to return to their homeland.Rohingyas at different camps in Jamtoli, Naikhangchhari and Teknaf areas are chanting slogans against the repatriation plan, reports UNB.Refugee, Relief and Repatriation Commissioner(RRRC) MohammadAbul ...
Edited by Lubna Yasmin
Floods kill 30 in Saudi Arabia At least 30 people have been killed in different parts of Saudi Arabia over the past month due to flood related accidents.Directorate General of Civil Defense of Saudi Arabia said, 10 people died in Makkah, five in Al-Baha, three each in Asir and the Eastern Province, two each in Hail, Jazan and Tabuk and one ...
By Lubna Yasmin
Police action destroying polls environment, alleges FakhrulBNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir has alleged that police are destroying election environment  unleashing attack on party leaders and activists."Police attacked the BNP men after entering in the party office unnecessarily for destroying election environment," he said.The senior BNP leader came up with the allegation on Wednesday afternoon before entering in the Nirbachan ...
Edited by Lubna Yasmin
Taxpayers' money being spent for AL's polls campaign: BNP  Awami League has been carrying out a campaign to woo voters through advertisements on different television channels with taxpayers' money violating the electoral code of conduct, alleged BNP."Turning on TVs, we find an advertisement of 'Thank You PM', and it continues for a while. In some cases, it's not clear who provided the ad, while ...
Edited by Lubna Yasmin
Germany wants to see practice of democracy in BD: EnvoyGerman Ambassador to Bangladesh Peter Fahrenholtz has said that his country wants to see the practice of democracy in Bangladesh and for this reason a free and fair elections is needed.The ambassador came up with the remarks while talking to reporters after placing tributes to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at Tungipara ...
Edited by Lubna Yasmin
Polls to be held as per constitution, says Obaidul  Terming BNP’s demand for polls delay 'illogical' and 'unrealistic', Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader has said that the election would be held as per the constitution.  “BNP’s demand for polls deferment due to foreign tourists is illogical and unrealistic,” he told journalists at a press conference at Awami League President Sheikh Hasina’s Dhanmondi political ...
Edited by Lubna Yasmin
Oikya Front wants polls delay, meets EC WednesdayDr Kamal Hossain led Jatiya Oikya Front will go to the Election Commission on Wednesday with its demand to defer the election furthermore.BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam, also the spokesman og the alliance, announced the decision on Tuesday.The Oikya Front had demanded delaying the election for a month when the EC announced the first ...
By Lubna Yasmin
Khaleda urges all to proceed with unityBNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia has called upon all to proceed with unity for joining the upcoming general election.The BNP chief made the call when five senior party leaders met her in the old Central Jail in Dhaka this (Monday) afternoon.Quoting Khaleda Zia, BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir told journalists that their party chief ...
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