Monday, September 21, 2015



 A High Court division bench on Monday ordered to form a committee headed by the home secretary to submit

'50 lakh families to get rice at affordable price during Ramadan'

 Food Minister Sadhan Chandra Majumder on Monday said 1.5 lakh tonnes of rice will be distributed to 50 lakh

British era-Railways Act to be updated

Railways Minister Zillul Hakim on Monday said the Government is working to amend the 134 years old Railways Act,

'Jute sector would be radically transformed'

Textiles and Jute Minister Jahangir Kabir Nanak on Monday said the jute sector would be transformed radically to increase

Prime Minister attaches highest priority to health sector: Samanta

Health and Family Welfare Minister Professor Dr Samanta Lal Sen on Monday said Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has attached

Health dimension to be inserted in NAP to address NCDs: Saber

 Environment, Forest and Climate Change Minister Saber Hossain Chowdhury on Monday said the health dimension would be incorporated into

'Bangladesh wants to import 9000 MW electricity from neighbors'

State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid has said that Bangladesh and India have a huge

Valedictory ceremony of country freedom fighters with yearly sports competition celebrated at Averroes Int'l School

Averroes International School, Uttara held its annual sports competition and valedictory function for freedom fighters on 4th of this

Hasan Mahmud urges Turkish FM to recruit agriculturists from Bangladesh

 During his participation in the Antalya Diplomacy Forum in Türkiye, Foreign Minister Dr. Hasan Mahmud described the event as

Bangladesh seeks ISA cooperation for solar power promotion

 Seeking cooperation of International Solar Alliance (ISA), State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid has said

Plan for ‘Smart Bangladesh’ placed to JS body

 Posts, Telecommunication and Information Technology Ministry on Sunday placed a holistic plan on ‘Smart Bangladesh’ to the parliamentary standing

Dhaka seeks aquaculture, fisheries collaboration with ASEAN

 Foreign Secretary Masud Bin Momen on Sunday said that sharing best practices would be the key for Bangladesh and

UNDP to extend support in technical, training operations in Bangladesh

 UNDP Resident Representative for Bangladesh Stefan Liller on Sunday said that the UNDP would play a supporting role in

IGP wants greater rate of conviction in cases

 Inspector General of Police (IGP) Chowdhury Abdullah Al-Mamun on Sunday directed senior police officers to increase the conviction rate

President off to UAE, UK for health check

 President Mohammed Shahabuddin left Dhaka early on Sunday for health check in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the

Taslim re-elected HAAB president

M Shahadat Hossain Taslim has been re-elected president of Hajj Agencies Association of Bangladesh (HAAB) as his panel secured

Former Land Minister admits having overseas assets

 Saifuzzaman Chowdhury Javed, former land minister and a figure in one of Chattogram's prominent political family, has confirmed the

New state ministers pay homage to Bangabandhu

 Newly appointed seven state ministers on Saturday paid rich tributes to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman

Bangladesh reports another 37 Covid 19 positive cases

 Another 37 positive cases of Covid 19 have been reported in Bangladesh during last 24 hours while no one

'Hypertension leading cause for heart disease'

 Hypertension, or high blood pressure, is the leading risk factor for heart disease and accounts for more than 240,000

Nine more dengue patients hospitalized

No fresh death due to dengue was reported in Bangladesh in the 24 hours till Saturday morning, according to

Books worth 600m sold at Ekushey Book Fair

The month-long "Amar Ekushey Book Fair 2024", the country's largest book fair, concluded on Saturday, and the 31-day fair

EWU arranges daylong awareness program on plastic pollution

East West University (EWU) and the University jointly organized a day-long awareness program on plastic pollution on Saturday (March

Fire breaks out in market near Nilkhet area

A fire broke out at Gausul Azam Super Market in the capital's Nilkhet area yesterday afternoon.The fire

WVB’s workshop on health& nutrition

Bangladesh Community Clinic Health Support Trusty Board President and Bangladesh Medical Research Council Chairman Professor Dr. Syed Modesser Ali

PM opens National Insurance Day-2024

 Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday inaugurated the National Insurance Day-2024 aimed at promoting the idea of insurance by

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