• Muhith to increase budget allocation for disabled

    DHAKA : Finance Minister AMA Muhith today said the government is likely to increase allocation for the disabled in the upcoming budget (2017-18) to ensure their normal living and equal rights in the society. “Every year, we allocate budget in various sectors for providing assistance to the physically challenged people. The allocation for disabled will … বিস্তারিত »

  • PM offers ziarat of Rawza Mubarak of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH)

    MADINAH, Saudi Arabia : Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina offered ziarat of Rawza Mubarak of Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH) at Masjid-e Nababi in the holy city of Madinah this afternoon under the Saudi Royal protocol. She earlier offered Zohr prayers at the same mosque and joined a munajat seeking divine blessings for the countrymen as well … বিস্তারিত »

  • For the development of the people will forget about the hesitation

    Charghat Rajshahi, Obaydul Islam Robi : In this first round of Chhatra League, Bangladesh Chhatra League activists are returning to life after the rally. Activism among all the leaders of the party has increased. Shahriar Alam MP of Charghat-Bagha (6) of Rajshahi said, if the Awami League is in power, there is no alternative … বিস্তারিত »

  • Expatriates not to be charged for sending home remittances

    DHAKA : Finance Minister AMA Muhith today said Bangladeshi expatriates will not have to bear any charge for sending home remittances as the government will take necessary measures in this regard. “We’ll not keep any charge on sending home remittances by expatriates for increasing the inflow of remittances and the Prime Minister has already give … বিস্তারিত »

  • Rice production boosts for power supply, roads in rural areas

    BHOLA : Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed today said Bangladesh produced 85 million kilograms (kg) of rice this year due to tremendous development in rural areas. “Earlier, we usually produced 10 million kg rice and exported 5/6 million kg. This year, rice production reached 85 million kg due to availability of power and development of rural … বিস্তারিত »

  • Young man chained for 10 years

    Majnu, a 21-year-old mentally challenged youth has been kept chained for last 10 years. The ill-fated Majnu, son of Sultan Sheikh, is the third among six siblings. His mental illness started at the age of one following a minor head injury and since then he had been gradually losing his mental balance, reports UNB. Two … বিস্তারিত »

  • Faridpur to be “Divisional Headquarter” of Padma Division

    FARIDPUR : Local Government, Rural Development and Cooperatives Minister Khandker Mosharraf Hossain said here today that Faridpur will be made the ” divisional Headquarter” of Padma division very soon. Addressing a grand rally at new Bus Terminal of the town the LGRD minister said, “Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has wished to make Padma division and … বিস্তারিত »

  • Khaleda Zia unveiling BNP’s ‘Vision 2030’

    Dhaka : Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) Chairperson Khaleda Zia’s press briefing begins to unveil her party’s detailed nation-building plans, ‘Vision 2030 for Bangladesh’. The press meet begins at about 4:30pm at capital Dhaka’s Westin hotel. Making balance in power sharing between the President and the Prime Minister, bicameral parliament and bringing necessary reformation to the … বিস্তারিত »

  • IGP urges Bangladesh peacekeepers to work with professionalism

    DHAKA : Inspector General of Police (IGP) AKM Shahidul Haque today urged the Bangladesh peacekeepers in the United Nations peacekeeping missions to work with maintaining professionalism, honesty, devotion and sincerity. “You would work as goodwill ambassador of Bangladesh and brighten the image of the country and the police force,” he told a function of mission … বিস্তারিত »