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Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina being greeted with bouquet by the leaders of Buddhist community at Ganobhaban on Monday on the occasion of Buddha Purnima , a religious festival of the community.

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina being greeted with bouquet by the leaders of Buddhist community at Ganobhaban on Monday on the occasion of Buddha Purnima , a religious festival of the community.

‘BNP being run by hired leadership’

Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud on Monday said BNP is being run by 'hired leadership', observing that now BNP's leadership is not under the control of its leader Khaleda Zia

Mild heat wave may continue

Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) predicted continuation of heat wave in many parts of the country in the next 24 hours commencing at 9 am today."Rain and thundershowers accompanied by temporary

JS body for establishing Land Survey Appeal Tribunal

The third meeting of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on the Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary affairs was held recently at the Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban. The Chairman of the committee

Newly appointed CID Chief Md. Shafiqul Islam being greeted with bouquet by the Chief of Crime Division Molla Nazrul and other officials when the former joined the office on Monday.

Newly appointed CID Chief Md. Shafiqul Islam being greeted with bouquet by the Chief of Crime Division Molla Nazrul and other officials when the former joined the office on Monday.

Science and Technology Minister Yafesh Osman along with other distinguished persons at a seminar on the occasion of World Metrology Day in BCSIR auditorium on Monday.

Science and Technology Minister Yafesh Osman along with other distinguished persons at a seminar on the occasion of World Metrology Day in BCSIR auditorium on Monday.

Asikuzzaman, Motahar President, Secy of BIWTCOA

Asikuzzaman, Motahar President, Secy of BIWTCOA

SM Asikuzzaman and SM Motahar Hossain have been elected as President and General Secretary of Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Corporation Officers' Association (BIWTCOA) respectively.The result of the biennial election was

Transparency in SSN prog to achieve SDGs stressed

Speakers at a view-exchange meeting laid importance on ensuring transparency in the selection process of beneficiaries under social safety net programme to achieve the SDGs.Without proper selection of beneficiaries of

President of Vokta Paksha Khaledur Rahman speaking at a prèss conference at the Jatiya Press Club on Monday to meet its various demands including declaration of Bangladesh's bidi industry as cottage industry like India.

President of Vokta Paksha Khaledur Rahman speaking at a prèss conference at the Jatiya Press Club on Monday to meet its various demands including declaration of Bangladesh's bidi industry as cottage industry like India.

Projecting real history of Liberation War to youth underscored

Railways Minister Nurul Islam Sujan has said the young generation should be made known the real history of the War of Liberation to make them patriotic citizens for building an

Innovative measures reason behind food self-sufficient: Minister

Agriculture Minister Dr Abdur Razzaque said Bangladesh became self-reliance in food grains production in the last couples of years due to the innovative measures taken by the present government."Innovation, modernization

Gano Oikya formed a human chain in front of the Jatiya Press Club on Monday in protest against corruption at Ruppur Nuclear Power Plant Project in Pabna.

Gano Oikya formed a human chain in front of the Jatiya Press Club on Monday in protest against corruption at Ruppur Nuclear Power Plant Project in Pabna.

ORGANISATION SNIPPETS

Sramajibi O Shilpa Raksha AndolonA rally organised by Sramajibi O Shilpa Raksha Andolon was held in front of Bangladesh Jute Mills Corporation in the city on Sunday. In the programme

Today’s Events

DiscussionBangladesh Textiles-Garments Sramik Federation organises a discussion on 'Budget for Workers' at Tafazzal Hossain Manik Mia Hall of the Jatiya Press Club at 2:30 pm.Human chainDesh Banchao Manush Banchao Andolon

Former Information Minister Hasnul Haq Inu  MP speaking at a human chain demanding fair price of paddy organized by Jatiya Krishok Jote in front of the Jatiya Press Club yesterday.

Former Information Minister Hasnul Haq Inu MP speaking at a human chain demanding fair price of paddy organized by Jatiya Krishok Jote in front of the Jatiya Press Club yesterday.

Bangabandhu Satellite's commercial operation begins

Commercial operation of Bangladesh's first communication satellite Bangabandhu-I (BS-I) began on Sunday on the occasion of launching anniversary ceremony following the successful trial run.Bangladesh Communication Satellite Company Limited (BCSCL), the

Dr T Rahman Cardiac Care Foundation brought out a rally at  Malibagh area in the city yesterday  in observance of the World Hypertension Day 2019  to create awareness among  people about  hypertension and cardiac illness.

Dr T Rahman Cardiac Care Foundation brought out a rally at Malibagh area in the city yesterday in observance of the World Hypertension Day 2019 to create awareness among people about hypertension and cardiac illness.

Contributions of nuclear scientist Dr Wazed lauded

Jatiya Sangshad Speaker Dr. Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury has said every house needs enlightened person like nuclear scientist with international repute Dr. M A Wazed Miah from generation to generation."Being born

‘China for a new era of ties with Bangladesh’

Chinese Ambassador to Bangladesh Zhang Zuo on Saturday said his country would like to push China-Bangladesh relations into a new era to bring more benefits to people of both the

Media plays vital role to build developed nation: Hasan

Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud on  Saturday said the role of media is indispensible to build a developed nation.The Minister termed mass media as one of the fourth pillar of

Call to free ednl institutions from tobacco selling

Speakers at a discussion in Rajshahi on Sunday unequivocally called for freeing the educational institutions along with their catchment areas from selling of tobacco products to protect the students from

BNP Standing Committee Member Dr Moin Khan speaking at a press conference  at Nayapaltan's BNP Office yesterday expressing concern for not including University of Dhaka in world ranking.

BNP Standing Committee Member Dr Moin Khan speaking at a press conference at Nayapaltan's BNP Office yesterday expressing concern for not including University of Dhaka in world ranking.

Agri Census begins from June 9 at field-level

The field-level collection of data for the Agriculture Census-2019 will begin in the country on June 9 and it will continue till June 20.During this time, the enumerators will collect

Digital Bangladesh is now a reality: Rezaul Karim

Housing and Public Works Minister SM Rezaul Karim said in Pirojpur on Sunday digital Bangladesh is not only a dream, it is also a reality now."Rural students get their results

Bangladesh Awami Swechchhasebok League Acting General Secretary Gazi Mesbaul Hossain Shachchu  being greeted by leaders and activists at his Kafrul office as he has taken charge of Acting General Secretary of the organization recently .

Bangladesh Awami Swechchhasebok League Acting General Secretary Gazi Mesbaul Hossain Shachchu being greeted by leaders and activists at his Kafrul office as he has taken charge of Acting General Secretary of the organization recently .

JS body adopts 'Bangladesh Film and Television Institute (Amend) Bill'

Parliamentary Standing Committee on the Ministry of Information in its second meeting on Sunday adopted unanimously the amendments made on "Bangladesh Film and Television Institute (Amendment) Bill, 2019" by No.

72nd World Health Assembly starts today

The 72nd World Health Assembly is going to start today ( Monday)  with an aim to overcome barriers to ensure universal health coverage of the mankind across the world.Swiss President

Left Ganotantrik Jote formed a human chain in front of the Jatiya Press Club yesterday  demanding payment of arrears of jute mill workers and fair price of paddy .

Left Ganotantrik Jote formed a human chain in front of the Jatiya Press Club yesterday demanding payment of arrears of jute mill workers and fair price of paddy .

People from Darussalam area in Mirpur formed a human chain in front of the Jatiya Press Club  demanding punishment to student Hashi's  alleged killer Shohel Rana  yesterday.

People from Darussalam area in Mirpur formed a human chain in front of the Jatiya Press Club demanding punishment to student Hashi's alleged killer Shohel Rana yesterday.

Sale of advance tickets of launch cabins begins today

The sale of advance tickets of launch cabins on Dhaka-Barishal route and other river routes will begin today ( Monday)  on the occasion of holy Eid-ul-Fitr, officials say."About 30 percent