• 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 »

  • Govt to update labour law: Chunnu

    DHAKA : State Minister for Labour Mujibul Haque Chunnu today said the government will bring amendments to the labour law to make it updated and efficient. “We have to ensure quick justice for the people through the labour courts. We are increasing the number of courts and have already taken a decision to establish labour … বিস্তারিত »

  • Nasim for giving proper services to rural people

    DHAKA : Health and Family Welfare Minister Mohammad Nasim today urged the young doctors to give proper services to the rural people. “You should give proper services to the rural people and be careful so that grassroots people aren’t deprived of getting proper treatment,” he told the newly appointed doctors of 35th BCS Cadre (Health … বিস্তারিত »

  • ECNEC approves five projects involving Tk 10,551 crore

    DHAKA : The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) today approved the amendment to the ASHRAYAN-2 project with an additional expenditure of Taka 3,671 crore for constructing houses of 1.70 lakh families and rehabilitation of 40,000 landless families. The meeting of the ECNEC was held at the NEC conference room with ECNEC Chairperson … বিস্তারিত »

  • Over 1.10 crore MT potato to be produced in current fiscal

    SANGSAD BHABAN : More than 1.10 crore metric tons of potato will be produced in the country in the current fiscal, Agriculture Minister Begum Matia Chowdhury said. Replying to a written question from treasury bench member M Abdul Latif (Chittagong-11), the agriculture minister said Bangladesh secured seventh position in the world in potato production. She … বিস্তারিত »

  • Boat capsize in Padma, 5 bodies recovered

    RAJSHAHI : Bodies of five persons including two babies were recovered here today after an incident of boat capsize in the Padma river on Sunday evening. Divers of Fire Service and Civil Defense recovered the bodies from Talaimary area around 6.30 am, said Nurul Islam, Deputy Director of the service. The deceased were identified as … বিস্তারিত »

  • Palak asks young generation to build “Digital Bangladesh”

    NATORE : State Minister for Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Junaid Ahmed Palak today asked the young generation to acquire technological knowledge to help build ‘Digital Bangladesh’. “ICT division has taken different steps to impart technological education to the young generation. ICT education is compulsory for the students”, the minister said while addressing a gathering … বিস্তারিত »

  • Dr Kamal for national unity to tackle haor disaster

    Dhaka : Describing the current flood in haor areas as a national crisis, Gano Forum President Dr Kamal Hossain on Saturday urged the government to tackle it with united efforts of all parties and organisations. “The current flood in haor areas is a national crisis. A national unity is a must to face the national … বিস্তারিত »