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  • EC will work sincerely to carry out duties: Huda

    SAVAR : Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) K M Nurul Huda yesterday said the responsibility of the Election Commission (EC) is challenging but they will be sincere to do their duties accordingly. The CEC made this comment while talking to reporters soon after paying tributes to the martyrs of War of Liberation at the National Mausoleum … বিস্তারিত »

  • PM reaches Munich

    MUNICH, Germany : Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina arrived here this morning on a three-day official visit to Germany to attend the 53rd Munich Security Conference (MSC). During the visit, the Bangladesh premier will also hold bilateral talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. An Etihad Airways flight (EY 253) carrying the premier and her entourage members … বিস্তারিত »

  • PM okays design of Bangabandhu Novo Theatre in Rajshahi

    DHAKA :  Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today approved the architectural design and model of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Novo Theatre to be constructed in Rajshahi. The approval was given at a simple function held at the Prime Minister’s Office here this morning, Prime Minister’s Press Secretary Ihsanul Karim told reporters after the event. Prior to … বিস্তারিত »

  • New EC takes oath

    DHAKA : The newly appointed five-member election commission (EC) led by Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) KM Nurul Huda today took oath at Supreme Court Judges’ Lounge. Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha administered the oath at a function, conducted by Supreme Court Registrar General Syed Aminul Islam. The other four members of the EC are former … বিস্তারিত »

  • Tofail also wants Padma graft-allegation makers to apologise

    Dhaka : Echoing Prime Minister’s son Sajeeb Wazed Joy, Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed on Sunday urged those TV talk-show panelists and intellectuals raised the corruption allegation in Padma Bridge project in their bid to malign the government should now apologise. “There had been efforts to stigmatise us in the name of a corruption conspiracy. It’s … বিস্তারিত »

  • PM asks Ansar-VDP to play more proactive role for uplift

    SHAFIPUR, Gazipur : Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today directed the members of Ansar and Village Defense Party (VDP) to play more proactive role against militancy, terrorism and abuse of drug in rural areas. While addressing the 37th National Rally at Ansar-VDP Academy here, the premier also asked them to be associated with development activities of … বিস্তারিত »

  • Over 40.64 lakh cases disposed of in three yrs: Anisul

    SANGSAD BHABAN : A total of 40,64,537 cases were disposed of in last three years. Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Anisul Huq told the Jatiya Sangsad today while replying to a tabled question from treasury bench member Mohammad Subid Ali Bhuiyan with Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury in the chair. The minister said the … বিস্তারিত »

  • Assistance for Rohingyas to continue: Quader

    COX’S BAZAR : Road, Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader today said the government will continue to provide humanitarian aid to the Rohingyas but expressed his hope that Myanmar would take back its nationals soon. “Considering the overall situation of tourist town Cox’s Bazar, the government not only plan to rehabilitated the Rohingyas at Thengha … বিস্তারিত »