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Secretary General's Special Envoy on Myanmar Ms. Christine Schraner Burgener called on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at the latter's office on Monday.

Secretary General's Special Envoy on Myanmar Ms. Christine Schraner Burgener called on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at the latter's office on Monday.

Mental Health Act gets cabinet's nod

The Cabinet has given final approval to the draft of the 'Mental Health Act, 2018' aimed at taking necessary steps for overall welfare of the mental patients in the country

President candidate of a faction of BFUJ Molla Jalal, among others, at a journalists' rally organised by 'BFUJ Nirbachane Dabi Adai Sangram Committee'at the Jatiya Press Club on Monday demanding declaration of BFUJ election result.

President candidate of a faction of BFUJ Molla Jalal, among others, at a journalists' rally organised by 'BFUJ Nirbachane Dabi Adai Sangram Committee'at the Jatiya Press Club on Monday demanding declaration of BFUJ election result.

Verdict against 4 Moulvibazar war crimes accused today

The International Crimes Tribunal (ICT) -1 on Monday set today to pronounce judgement in crimes against humanity case against four alleged war criminals from Rajnagar, Moulvibazar."Verdict today," said Justice Md

Light rain with squally wind likely

Light to moderate rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty or squally wind and lightning flashes are likely to occur at many places across the country in next 24 hours

Family members of Joint Convenor of Quota Reform Movement, Central Committee, Tareque Rahman at a prèss conference in Bangladesh Crime Reporters Association auditorium on Monday demanding whereabouts of Tareque.

Family members of Joint Convenor of Quota Reform Movement, Central Committee, Tareque Rahman at a prèss conference in Bangladesh Crime Reporters Association auditorium on Monday demanding whereabouts of Tareque.

Improving standard of higher education underscored

Educationists at a meeting focused on improving standard of higher education through introducing better education system.The authorities of both public and private universities should intensify research alongside introducing modern education

BOU's HSC result announced

Results of the lst & 2nd year final examinations of the Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) Programme under Bangladesh Open University (BOU) have been announced. A total of 1,43,532 (One lac

ICT-based science education for proper knowledge stressed

Spreading of the Information and Communication Technology (ICT)-based science education has become imperative to assist the young students in acquiring proper knowledge befitting for the 21st century. Public representatives and

Govt disburses salary cheque of non-govt educational instns

The government has handed over the salary cheque for the teachers and employees of non-government educational institutions' (school and colleges) under Directorate of Secondary and Higher Education (DSHE) for the

Stranded Urdu Speaking People in Bangladesh formed a human chain in front of the Jatiya Press Club on Monday with a call to stop eviction of their camps and shops.

Stranded Urdu Speaking People in Bangladesh formed a human chain in front of the Jatiya Press Club on Monday with a call to stop eviction of their camps and shops.

Today’s Events

InaugurationThe inauguration of Department of Japanese Studies of the Faculty of Social Sciences of Dhaka University will be held in the auditorium of Nabab Nawab Ali Chowdhury Senate Bhaban of

ORGANISATION SNIPPETS

Muktijuddher Chetona Bastabayan Mancha A representative meeting of freedom fighters organised by Muktijuddher Chetona Bastabayan Mancha was held at the Mahanagar Natyamancha auditorium in the city. Awami League General Secretary

Class IV employees of Grameen Bank gheraed its head office demanding regularisation of their jobs on Sunday.

Class IV employees of Grameen Bank gheraed its head office demanding regularisation of their jobs on Sunday.

Experts for working together to cope with climate change impacts

Experts at a seminar on Sunday stressed maintaining harmony and working together to cope with climate change impacts in the South Asia region.They observed that the South Asian countries, including

Khaleda wants to get sympathy over illness: Hasan

Awami League Publicity and Publication Affairs Secretary Dr Hasan Mahmud on Sunday said BNP Chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia wants to mislead the people and get sympathy over her illness."If Khaleda

DMCH employee missing

Md. Enayet Molla (35),  an employee of Pathology Dept of Dhaka Medical College Hospital has been disappeared since 12th July, 2018. He left for office at about 2.00pm on the

HT Imam, Political Adviser to the Prime Minister was present as Chief Guest at a discussion meeting marking the 2oth  founding anniversary of the Ministry of CHT Affairs at Cirdap Auditorium yesterday.

HT Imam, Political Adviser to the Prime Minister was present as Chief Guest at a discussion meeting marking the 2oth founding anniversary of the Ministry of CHT Affairs at Cirdap Auditorium yesterday.

Exhibition of 21 young artists begins

The 21st Young Artists Art Exhibition began on Sunday at the auditorium of National Art Gallery of Shilpakala Academy. Cultural Affairs Minister Assaduzzaman Noor inaugurated the two-week exhibition as the

Nahid for skill-based edn to create employment opportunities

Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid on Sunday laid emphasis on skill based education to create employment opportunities through developing human resources."We are now formulating the education curriculum in line with

Tribunal indicts 9 war crimes accused of Muktagacha

The International Crimes Tribunal (ICT)-1 on Sunday indicted nine war crimes accused from Muktagacha, Mymensingh, framing eight charges of crimes against humanity.The three-member tribunal led by Justice Md. Shahinur Islam

Govt to honor martyrs by planting 3m saplings: Anisul

Environment and Forests Minister Anisul Islam Mahmud on Sunday said the government planned to plant some three million saplings to honor the martyrs of the Liberation War."To honour the three

Chinese delegation meets DU VC

A three-member delegation led by Li Jinyuan, Chairman of Chinese multinational company Tiens Group called on Dhaka University (DU) Vice-Chancellor Professor Dr Md. Akhtaruzzaman on Saturday at his residential office

BNP Secretary General  Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir speaking at a press conference at its Nayapaltan Office yesterday demanding proper treatment for BNP Chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia.

BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir speaking at a press conference at its Nayapaltan Office yesterday demanding proper treatment for BNP Chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia.

Prof Jowshan Ara is no more

Professor Jowshan Ara, wife of Mr. Mostafa Jamal Haider, Secretary General of Jatiya Party and former Cabinet Minister, died  at about 9:30 pm on Friday  at United Hospital, Gulshan in

Leaders of Bangladesh Diploma Engineers Service Association Coordination Council hold a press conference demanding implementation of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's commitment at DRU Auditorium yesterday.

Leaders of Bangladesh Diploma Engineers Service Association Coordination Council hold a press conference demanding implementation of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's commitment at DRU Auditorium yesterday.

ORGANISATION SNIPPETS

BNNRCA two-day workshop on 'Fact Checking and Verification  Techniques in News Reporting' ended here on Sunday urging the participating journalists to be more responsible in writing news and earn credibility. 

International Society for Krishna Consciouness brough out a rally in the city on Saturday on the occasion of Rathyatra, a religious festival of the Hindu Community.

International Society for Krishna Consciouness brough out a rally in the city on Saturday on the occasion of Rathyatra, a religious festival of the Hindu Community.

Freedom fighters urged to work for AL's win in next elections

Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader on Saturday urged all freedom fighters (FFs) to work in unison to ensure his party's win against anti-liberation

DU pays tribute to Bangabandhu at Tungipara

The Dhaka University (DU) authorities paid rich tribute to the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman by placing wreaths at his grave at Tungipara in Gopalganj on Friday.