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Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan speaking at a discussion on 'Sheikh Hasina on Women Empowerment' organised by Media for Development and Peace at the Jatiya Press Club on Thursday. State Minister for Shipping Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury was present on the occasion.

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan speaking at a discussion on 'Sheikh Hasina on Women Empowerment' organised by Media for Development and Peace at the Jatiya Press Club on Thursday. State Minister for Shipping Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury was present on the occasion.

Speaker for strong role of MPs to ensure people's welfare

Jatiya Sangsad (JS) Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury urged the members of the parliament (MPs) to play a strong role to ensure welfare of the people."Development will become fruitful if

Light to moderate rain likely

Light to moderate rain or thunder showers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at a few places over Chattogram and Sylhet divisions and at one or two

Rabab Fatima made ambassador to UN

The government has decided to appoint current Bangladesh ambassador to Japan Rabab Fatima as Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations (UN) Headquarters in New York, a

Chief Engineer of LGED, Khalilur Rahman speaking at a discussion on construction of infrastructures in flood affected areas under LGED at its Headquarters in the city on Thursday.

Chief Engineer of LGED, Khalilur Rahman speaking at a discussion on construction of infrastructures in flood affected areas under LGED at its Headquarters in the city on Thursday.

National council of Kendriya Khelagarh Ashor today

The two-day national council of the Kendriya Khelagrah Ashor will begin at Shisu Academy in the city today.The motto of the council is "Let us love the country and open

No compromise with river grabbers: Khalid

State Minister for Shipping Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury warned that the government would not compromise with the river grabbers as it was committed to protecting the country's all rivers and water-bodies."We've

27 police personnel in Dhaka Range awarded

Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Police for Dhaka Range Habibur Rahman awarded 27 police officers along with three Choukiders (Guards) for their outstanding performances in handling crimes and maintaining law

‘BNP institutionalized corruption thru'  Hawa Bhaban’

‘BNP institutionalized corruption thru' Hawa Bhaban’

Expressing the government's firm resolve on 'zero tolerance' against corruption, Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud on Thursday said BNP gave an institutional shape to corruption through making 'Hawa Bhaban'."BNP chief

JS body for taking action against human traffickers

The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs Ministry urged the Home Ministry to take stern action against those involved in human trafficking aiming to protect innocent people from trafficking and

Doctors Association of Bangladesh (DAB) formed a human chain in front of the Jatiya Press Club on Thursday demanding release of BNP Chief Begum Khaleda Zia.

Doctors Association of Bangladesh (DAB) formed a human chain in front of the Jatiya Press Club on Thursday demanding release of BNP Chief Begum Khaleda Zia.

Govt gives importance to rail sector development, says Minister

Railway Minister Mohammad Nurul Islam Sujan said the present government has given much importance to the development of country's rail sector as the Ministry of Railways is one of the

Today’s Events

SeminarBangladesh Homoeopathy University (Proposed) organises a seminar on 'Necessity of Higher Education and Research for the Development of Homoeopathic Treatment' in CIRDAP auditorium in the city's Topkhana Road at 9:30

ORGANISATION SNIPPETS

Sushasoner Jonya Procharavizan A discussion organised by Sushasoner Jonya Procharavizan was held in the city's CIRDAP auditorium. Planning Minister M A Mannan was presen as the chief guest in the

Foreign Minister Dr. Abul Kalam Abdul Momen, among others, at  a dialogue on 'Rohingya Repatriation' organised by various institutions at the Jatiya Press Club on Wednesday.

Foreign Minister Dr. Abul Kalam Abdul Momen, among others, at a dialogue on 'Rohingya Repatriation' organised by various institutions at the Jatiya Press Club on Wednesday.

'Conflict, climate crisis biggest emerging threats to children'

Protracted conflicts, the worsening climate crisis, a rising level of mental illness among young people, and online misinformation are some of the most concerning emerging global threats to children, UNICEF

Planning Minister Abdul Mannan and State Minister for Shipping Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury, among others, at a workshop on construction of infrastructures on the banks of rivers including Buriganga, Turag and Balu at Hotel Purbani in the city on Wednesday.

Planning Minister Abdul Mannan and State Minister for Shipping Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury, among others, at a workshop on construction of infrastructures on the banks of rivers including Buriganga, Turag and Balu at Hotel Purbani in the city on Wednesday.

Light to moderate rain likely

Light to moderate rain or thunder showers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at a few places over Rangpur and Chattogram divisions and at one or two

JS committee discusses on ministries project outcome

The Parliamentary Standing Committee on the Ministry of Planning at its fourth meeting discussed the progress and implementation on projects under different ministries.The committee elaborately discussed on implementation and progress

Establishing day-care centers in factories underscored

State Minister for Labour and Employment Begum Monnujan Sufian directed the labour inspectors to ensure setting up of day-care centers and breastfeeding-corners in every factories.  "As per Bangladesh Labor law,

Land Minister Saifuzzaman Chowdhury along with others holds the copies of a book titled  'Bangladesh Land Status Report 2017' at its cover unwrapping ceremony organised by Association for Land Reform and Development in CIRDAP auditorium in the city on Wednesday.

Land Minister Saifuzzaman Chowdhury along with others holds the copies of a book titled 'Bangladesh Land Status Report 2017' at its cover unwrapping ceremony organised by Association for Land Reform and Development in CIRDAP auditorium in the city on Wednesday.

Pro-liberation forces urged to resist conspiracy

Advisory Council member of the ruling Awami League Amir Hossain Amu urged the pro-liberation forces to be united for thwarting the conspiracy designed by the defeated forces of 1971's."Conspiracy designed

ISU starts academic activities

The academic activities of  International Standard University (ISU) established by  reputed corporate entity  the Standard Group has a part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) have  begun  recently after the

Death anniversary

Death anniversary

Today is the 12th death anniversary of Alhaj Foyez Baksh Bhuiyan, a businessmen. On the occasion a Doa Mahfil will be held at his own residence Jahanara Manjil at Saheb

Awareness to eliminate woes of female leprosy victims stressed

Rahima Khatun (not real name), resident of a village in Sirajganj district, was diagnosed with leprosy when she was just eight-year-old.  She was cured of the disease as she took

Law Fest-2019 held at BUP

The prize giving ceremony of 'BUP National Law Fest-2019' was held on Tuesday in the auditorium of Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP) "Bijoy" in the city.Around 500 participants from 16

BNP Standing Committee Member Dr Khondkar Mosharraf Hossain, among others, at a protest meeting organised by Jatiyatabadi Nabin Dal in DRU auditorium on Wednesday demanding release of the party chief Begum Khaleda Zia.

BNP Standing Committee Member Dr Khondkar Mosharraf Hossain, among others, at a protest meeting organised by Jatiyatabadi Nabin Dal in DRU auditorium on Wednesday demanding release of the party chief Begum Khaleda Zia.

Today’s Events

CouncilThe 4th national council of tiny researchers will be held in TSC Auditorium of Dhaka University at 9 am. Human chainTeachers of White Panel of Dhaka University formed a human chain

ORGANISATION SNIPPETS

Bangladesh Hawkers UnionA rally organised by Bangladesh Hawkers Union was held in front of Victoria Park in the city's Sadarghat on Wednesday. In the programme the leaders of the union

Deputy Minister for Water Resources AKM Enamul Haque Shamim poses for a photo session with the wards of DRU members who received scholarships for their brilliant results in the last SSC and HSC examinations in DRU auditorium on Tuesday.

Deputy Minister for Water Resources AKM Enamul Haque Shamim poses for a photo session with the wards of DRU members who received scholarships for their brilliant results in the last SSC and HSC examinations in DRU auditorium on Tuesday.