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BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir yesterday alleged that their chairperson Khaleda Zia is being deprived of minimum

Country steps into 4G era

Bangladesh Telecomm-unication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) handed over the license of 4G to four mobile phone operators yesterday evening and

Tap renewable energy: Experts

Renewable energy can be a good alternative of fossil-based energy production in Bangladesh, said discussants at a meeting yesterday

DUJ election going ahead amid rifts

The upcoming election of Dhaka Union of Journalists (DUJ), a platform for upholding the professional interest of journalists in

Ballooning imports raise concern

Economist Ahsan H Mansur believes import spending may balloon to $60 billion this fiscal year. At the current exchange

'Bangladesh is on right track economically'

Commerce minister Tofail Ahmed yesterday said Bangladesh is on the right track economically. The government has started taking preparation

One doctor for every 1847 people

Health Minister Mohammad Nasim yesterday said in parliament that there is a registered physician per 1,847 people in the

'BNP not to respond to govt provocations'

BNP will not change their current peaceful programs despite 'government provocations', said Khandaker Mosharraf Hossain, a senior leader of

TCB asked to check prices in Ramadan

The Parliamentary Standing Committee on the Ministry of Commerce has recommended taking timely measures by the Trading Corporation of

Singapore to impose carbon tax from 2019

Singapore said Monday it would impose a carbon tax from next year to cut its greenhouse gas emissions and

Kosovo President sees good example in BD achievements

President of Kosovo Hashim has taken great interest in the development efforts and achievements of Bangladesh as its experience

Experts suggest changing mindset for using Bangla at apex court

Some eminent legal experts and law practitioners have suggested changing mindset and designing a plan for effectively using Bangla

443 cops serving with fake FF certificates

There are allegations that 443 police constables have been working in the police battalion with fake freedom fighter certificates

BNP submits memo to DC offices for Khaleda's release

As part of its countrywide program, BNP yesterday submitted a memorandum to the Deputy Commissioner (DC) of Dhaka, demanding

PM for diversified use of tea

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday laid emphasis on diversified production of tea-based items alongside maintaining the standard to grab

Tarique's secret meeting with war criminals

The Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) which has so far staged peaceful demonstrations following the jailing of its chief Khaleda

Murder suspect killed in city 'gunfight'

A suspect of Merul Badda murder incident, who was caught on Saturday while fleeing, was killed in a reported

Gaffar Chy, five others get Press Council Award-'18

President M Abdul Hamid handed over the 'Bangladesh Press Council Award-2018' to renowned journalist Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury and four

PIB-a2i online courses are popular with journos

Press Institute of Bangladesh (PIB) and Access to Information (a2i) jointly introduced a journalism related e-learning platform titled 'Online

Former MP Yusuf dies

Freedom fighter Md Yusuf has passed away at a hospital in the capital. He was 69, his younger brother

Tigers disappoint fans again

Bangladesh dismal performance continued as Sri Lanka clinched the two-match Twenty20 series with a 75 runs win over the

CJ for joint efforts to eradicate SC irregularities

Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain yesterday underscored the need for joint efforts together with lawyers to end irregularities in

Non-govt sec schools to get 3000 buildings

The government has taken decision to construct 3000 buildings at a cost of Tk 1,064,9528,000 in all 300 constituencies

PM returns home

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina returned home yesterday evening from Italy after making a stopover in the UAE capital of

Signatures for Khaleda's release

BNP is seeking signatures as part of a public petition for the release of party chief Khaleda Zia.BNP Secretary

Man dies in Badda gun attack

A man died hours after being wounded in a gun attack in the Badda neighborhood in Dhaka on Saturday.

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