National

  • Ashraf for maintaining quality to develop nation

    DHAKA : Public Administration Minister and Awami League Presidium Member Syed Ashraful Islam today called for marinating quality everywhere to take ahead the country. “We must have a level in our behavior and merit,” he told a seminar at BCSIR here. Bangladesh Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (BCSIR) arranged the seminar on “Chemical Metrology … বিস্তারিত »

  • President for united efforts to keep democratic process unhurt

    DHAKA : Terming the democracy and development as complementary to each other, President Abdul Hamid urged all to put united efforts so that the hard-earned democracy is not hampered in anyway. “I believe that all will put efforts to uphold the hard-earned independence and the spirit of Liberation War. All will have to play role … বিস্তারিত »

  • Ambiguity in power of attorney act, rules to clear soon

    DHAKA : Law Minister Anisul Huq today said ambiguity in the sections of Power of Attorney Act, 2012, and Power of Attorney Rules, 2015, will be cleared soon. “…not only that, ambiguity in some sections and sub-sections of Registration Rules, 2014, will also be cleared,” Huq said. The minister came up with the observations after … বিস্তারিত »

  • Tofail deplores Indian anti-dumping duty on jute products

    DHAKA : Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed today deplored the recent Indian imposition of anti-dumping duty on Bangladesh jute products, but hoped that the neighboring country would soon remove all trade barriers to further existing ties. “It is a matter of great regret that India has imposed anti-dumping duty on Bangladesh jute goods which are supposed … বিস্তারিত »

  • Govt ensures free flow of information

    SHERPUR : Agriculture Minister Begum Matia Chowdhury today said the Awami League (AL) led government has established the right to free flow of information as it did not make any partiality while giving license to private television channel. “Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina gave permission to private television channels at first after she assumed office. She … বিস্তারিত »

  • NBR to introduce email services to stop harassments

    DHAKA : National Board of Revenue (NBR) will launch feedback email services in its three departments to stop harassment of businessmen and all other taxpayers. The three departments are income tax, value added tax (VAT) and excise. The taxpayers will get all remedies by informing the authorities about harassment by tax officers or any other … বিস্তারিত »

  • Govt firm to build crime-free society: Kamal

    DHAKA : Reiterating the present government’s stand against crimes of all sorts, Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal today said no criminal would be spared in the country. “The government led by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is committed to establishing a crime-free society and to making Bangladesh a middle income country by 2021,” he said while … বিস্তারিত »

  • City road crash kills uncle, nephew

    DHAKA : Two businessmen -one uncle and his nephew – were killed as a truck ran over their motorbike in front of Dholaikhal Chistia Community Centre here in the early hours of today, police and hospital sources said. Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) police camp-in-charge Sub- Inspector Bacchu Miah told BSS that the uncle … বিস্তারিত »

  • Mobile operators asked to submit call-drop lists

    Dhaka: State Minister for Posts and Telecommunications Tarana Halim on Monday asked all the mobile phone operators to submit monthly call-drop lists to the BTRC to ensure compensation for the affected customers. “The mobile phone operators have to pay compensation for more than one call drops every day, and this will be informed to the … বিস্তারিত »

  • Nahid seeks UK cooperation for quality education

    DHAKA : Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid today sought cooperation of the United Kingdom (UK) for improving quality of education. “The United Kingdom is an important development partner of Bangladesh…. The UK is extending supports in different fields of development in Bangladesh,” he said when a 10-member delegation led Mayor of London Borough of Camden … বিস্তারিত »