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PM urged to reopen Bangladesh mission in Kabul

Newly appointed Afghan Ambassador to Bangladesh Abdul Qayoom Malikzad on Wednesday requested Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to reopen Bangladesh's diplomatic mission in Kabul to renew the historicaland cultural relations between

People from all walks of life paid last respect to noted musician and freedom fighter Ahmed Imtiaz Bulbul by giving floral wreaths on his coffin at the Central Shaheed Minar in the city on Wednesday.

People from all walks of life paid last respect to noted musician and freedom fighter Ahmed Imtiaz Bulbul by giving floral wreaths on his coffin at the Central Shaheed Minar in the city on Wednesday.

German Chancellor, Greek PM greet Sheikh Hasina

German Chancellor Dr Angela Markel and Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras extended their heartfelt congratulations to Sheikh Hasina on her reassumption of office as the Prime Minister for the fourth

Navy Chief pays farewell call on PM

Outgoing Navy Chief Admiral Mohammad Nizamuddin Ahmed made a farewell call on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at Gonobhaban here on Wednesday.The Prime Minister appreciated Admiral Nizamuddin for his excellent service

Limited use of devices by children to save eyesight suggested

Experts suggested keep a watchful eye on use of digital devices including television, mobile, tablets, by the children as it can damage their eyesight."Normally school going children who spent more

DMP files 5,902 cases for traffic rule violation

Traffic division of the Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) in their simultaneous drives on the city streets on Tuesday filed 5,902 cases against different modes of vehicles for traffic rule violation.It

Light to moderate fog likely

Weather may remain dry with temporary partly cloudy sky over the country having chances of light rain at one or two places over Rangpur division until today's morning.Light to moderate

Chairman of the National Human Rights Commission Kazi Reazul Hoque speaking at a programme on 'Launching Data on State of Child Rights in Bangladesh-2018' organised by Bangladesh Shishu Adhikar Forum in DRU auditorium on Wednesday.

Ensuring rights of disabled for development stressed

Ensuring rights of the persons with disabilities through proper implementation of the Disabled People's Rights Protection Act- 2013 is crucial for their development and mainstreaming in the society.Government officials and

Death anniv of Altaf Mahmud today

Death anniv of Altaf Mahmud today

Noted journalist Altaf Mahmud, also former President of Bangladesh Federal Union of Journalists (BFUJ), will be remembered on his third death anniversary today.  Marking the day, his family members will

Co-Chairman of Jatiya Party GM Kader, along with other leaders and activists of the party offering munajat at a milad mahfil held at the party office in the city on Wednesday for early recovery of the party Chairman Hussain Muhammad Ershad.

Co-Chairman of Jatiya Party GM Kader, along with other leaders and activists of the party offering munajat at a milad mahfil held at the party office in the city on Wednesday for early recovery of the party Chairman Hussain Muhammad Ershad.

ORGANISATION SNIPPETS

Left Democratic AllianceA meeting organised by Left Democratic Alliance was held at the office of the Communist Party of Bangladesh (CPB) in the city's Purana Palton on Tuesday. In the

 Democracy & dev to go together in Bangladesh

Democracy & dev to go together in Bangladesh

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday told the German Ambassador that democracy and development will go together in Bangladesh."Our aim is to ensure development of the country from the grassroots

President mourns death of Ahmed Imtiaz Bulbul

President M Abdul Hamid on Tuesday condoled the death of noted musician and freedom fighter Ahmed Imtiaz Bulbul.  In a condolence message, the President expressed deep shock at the death

Dry weather likely

Weather may remain mainly dry with temporary partly cloudy sky over the country.Light to moderate fog may occur at places over the country during midnight to today's morning, said a

Founder of Ganaswasthya Kendra Dr. Zafrullah Chowdhury, among others, at a discussion on the occasion of Homecoming Day of Maulana Bhasani organised by Bhasani Anusari Parishad at the Jatiya Press Club on Tuesday.

Founder of Ganaswasthya Kendra Dr. Zafrullah Chowdhury, among others, at a discussion on the occasion of Homecoming Day of Maulana Bhasani organised by Bhasani Anusari Parishad at the Jatiya Press Club on Tuesday.

Economist Prof. MM Akash speaking at a press conference organised by South Asian Alliance for Poverty Eradication, Bangladesh chapter in DRU auditorium on Tuesday with a view to reaching demands of people of South Asia region including Bangladesh to world.

Economist Prof. MM Akash speaking at a press conference organised by South Asian Alliance for Poverty Eradication, Bangladesh chapter in DRU auditorium on Tuesday with a view to reaching demands of people of South Asia region including Bangladesh to world.

Women empowerment in Bangladesh lauded

Academics at a function held at Begum Rokeya University, Rangpur (BRUR) on Monday highly lauded the incredible success achieved in the field of women empowerment in Bangladesh in last 10

General students of Dhaka University formed a human chain in front of Aparajeya Bangla of the university on Tuesday demanding proper probe into the suicidal case of Taifur Rahman Protik, a student of Genetics Engineering and Bio-technology Department of Shahjalal Science and Technology University.

General students of Dhaka University formed a human chain in front of Aparajeya Bangla of the university on Tuesday demanding proper probe into the suicidal case of Taifur Rahman Protik, a student of Genetics Engineering and Bio-technology Department of Shahjalal Science and Technology University.

National Training Day today

The 23rd National Training Day and 36th founding anniversary of Bangladesh Society for Training and Development (BSTD) will be observed through various programmes in the country today.The BSTD has chalked

Preparations underway to hold DUCSU election by March

All-out preparations are underway to hold long overdue Dhaka University Central Student's Union (DUCSU) and hall union polls by March after three decades following a Supreme Court order to hold

PIO Kamrun Nahar appointed Women & Children Affairs Secretary

The government has appointed Kamrun Nahar, Principal Information Officer (PIO), the Secretary of the Women and Children Affairs Ministry, said an official handout here on Tuesday.Kamrun Nahar, a 1984 batch

'Dhaka Bibhag Rickshaw Chalok Sramik Sangathan' formed a human chain in front of the Jatiya Press Club on Tuesday demanding death sentence to culprit(s) involved in violating a school student Farzana, daughter of a rickshaw-puller Faruque Mallik.

'Dhaka Bibhag Rickshaw Chalok Sramik Sangathan' formed a human chain in front of the Jatiya Press Club on Tuesday demanding death sentence to culprit(s) involved in violating a school student Farzana, daughter of a rickshaw-puller Faruque Mallik.

Today’s Events

SeminarDev Center for Philosophical Studies organises a seminar on 'Karl Marx's Philosophy and Its Relevance Today' at 2028 no room of Kalabhaban of Dhaka University at 11 am.

ORGANISATION SNIPPETS

Amra Muktijoddhar SantanA meeting organised by Amra Muktijoddhar Santan, Central Committee was held at its temporary office in the city' Bangabandhu Avenue on Tuesday. In the programme President of the

State Minister for Public Administration Farhad Hossain speaking at a memorial meeting on former Public Administration Minister Syed Ashraful Islam organised by 'Jatir Pita Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Foundation' at the Jatiya Press Club on Monday.

State Minister for Public Administration Farhad Hossain speaking at a memorial meeting on former Public Administration Minister Syed Ashraful Islam organised by 'Jatir Pita Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Foundation' at the Jatiya Press Club on Monday.

ECNEC to consider Tk 369cr Jatrabari-Demra Highway 4-lane upgradation

The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) will sit in its maiden meeting of the present government today which will consider a Taka 368.87 crore project to upgrade

Outgoing Navy Chief calls on President

Outgoing Chief of Naval Staff (CNS) Admiral Mohammad Nizamuddin Ahmed called on President M Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban here on Monday afternoon."The Navy Chief apprised the President of the overall

President, PM pay rich tributes to Madhusudan Dutt

President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday paid rich tributes to the memory of Michael Madhusudan Dutt marking the 195th birth anniversary of the great poet of

PM mourns death of Baten

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday expressed profound shock and sorrow at the death of former Awami League MP Khandaker Abdul Baten.In a condolence message, the Premier prayed for salvation