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  • General polls to be held as per constitution

    DHAKA : Urging BNP to take preparation for the next general election, Health and Family Welfare Minister Mohammed Nasim today categorically said the polls will be held in line with the country’s constitution. “Next election will be held as per the constitution . . . The quarter who doesn’t abide by the constitution has no … বিস্তারিত »

  • Amu off to Russia

    DHAKA : A six-member delegation led by Industries Minister Amir Hossain Amu today left here for Russia with a view to gathering experiences for establishing the National Quality and Technical Regulatory Council (BNQTC) in the country. During the tour, the team will visit the Russian Federal Agency on Technical Regulation and Metrology and exchange views … বিস্তারিত »

  • Realistic decision to be taken on trade union at EPZ

    DHAKA : Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed today said the government would take realistic decisions on forming trade unions at Export Processing Zones (EPZs). “Labourers have been allowed to form workers’ welfare associations likewise trade unions in EPZs where they are bargaining with owners for their rights and both parties are now satisfied with it,” he … বিস্তারিত »

  • President, PM recall Mujibnagar Govt’s role to liberate country

    DHAKA : President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today recalled the able leadership, proper directives and war strategies of the Mujibnagar Government to take the 1971 Liberation War towards its successful culmination. They came up with the observations in separate messages on the eve of historic Mujibnagar Day. The President and the Prime … বিস্তারিত »

  • Home minister urges Imams to raise voice against militancy

    CHITTAGONG : Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal today urged the Imams to raise their voices against militancy before the Jumma prayers. The minister was addressing as the chief guest at a monthly special meeting of District Law and Order Committee held at local circuit house this afternoon. With Deputy Commissioner Mohammad Shamsul Arefin in the … বিস্তারিত »

  • 15th JS session to begin on May 2

    DHAKA : The 10th Jatiya Sangsad (JS) will go into its 15th session on May 2, said a Parliament Secretariat press release today. President Abdul Hamid summoned the parliament session exercising his power bestowed upon him by article 72 (1) of the Constitution, the release said. The session will begin on May 2 (Tuesday) at 5 … বিস্তারিত »

  • Drive to discipline transports will continue

    DHAKA : Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader today said the ongoing drive to discipline public transports will continue until they stop causing public sufferings in the capital. “We initiated the drive to stop sitting service and to remove (extra) bumpers (extended structure used in trucks),” he told newsmen while witnessing a drive being … বিস্তারিত »

  • Students to receive stipends through mobile banking

    Dhaka : An initiative for students to receive their stipends via mobile banking was launched in the capital on Sunday. Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid formally inaugurated the initiative at the International Mother Language Institute auditorium, from where students of Patgram Hujur Uddin Govt. Girls High School in Lalmonirhat were sent their stipend money through … বিস্তারিত »

  • Knowing history foremost important for next generation

    DHAKA : Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said it’s foremost important for the next generation to know the history of the country for imbuing them with the spirit of patriotism and building their good character. “Steps should be taken so that the next generations don’t forget the history of the War of Liberation as it’s … বিস্তারিত »