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‘Drug Action Plan’ prepared to create drug-free country

‘Drug Action Plan’ prepared 
to create drug-free country
 As part of the government’s tough stance against drugs, the Department of Narcotics Control (DNC), in collaboration with the ministries concerned, has prepared a draft ‘Drug Action Plan’ to comprehensively address the issue of drug abuse and bring it under control through a multitude of initiatives and actions. The draft plan is now being scrutinised by the Security Service Division of the home ministry, DNC Director General (DG) Md Jamal Uddin Ahmed told The Independent. “The proposed plan would soon be finalised. It would be implemented in three phases—short-term, middle-term and long-term,” he disclosed. “In order to implement the proposed action plan, three high-powered committees—the…

Put up strong resistance against govt, says Fakhrul

Put up strong resistance against govt, says Fakhrul

BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir yesterday urged his party colleagues to get ready to put up a strong resistance against the government's 'misdeeds and repressive acts' as their backs are now pushed against the wall. "We've now nothing to lose as our backs are now…
RU convocation postponed for undefined period

RU convocation postponed for undefined period

Rajshshi University (RU) authorities have extended the registration date for its 10th convocation three times, but they are yet to announce the final date of the convocation on the campus. Recently, the convocation date was set for March 24. Education minister Nurul Islam Nahid was to be present as…
Taking care of children

Taking care of children

Though Bangladesh has excelled all the South Asian countries for providing conditions and atmosphere for children to grow up, the fact is its position is still not within the top 100 hundred countries of the world. It is 130th, improving from the previous year’s 134th. This development is mainly…
Role of elevated expressways to lessen the traffic jam in megacities

Role of elevated expressways to lessen the traffic jam in megacities

The traffic jam in Dhaka city and other divisional headquarters is known to all. Hour after hour, vehicles jam on roads and highways especially in megacity like Dhaka and other divisional headquarter is the perfect example of these scenarios. On the occasion of festivals, this condition worsens more.…
NBR likely to get revenue target worth Tk 291,000cr

NBR likely to get revenue target worth Tk 291,000cr

The National Board of Revenue (NBR) is likely to get a gigantic target to collect Tk 291,000 crore in revenue during the coming 2018-19 fiscal year, up 16.84 per cent from Tk 248,190 crore of the current fiscal year, reports UNB. According to sources at the NBR, Finance Minister AMA Muhith has asked…
Koreas hold high-level talks ahead of Trump-Kim summit

Koreas hold high-level talks ahead of Trump-Kim summit

SEOUL: North and South Korea held high-level talks yesterday to discuss their ongoing efforts to improve ties ahead of a landmark meeting between US President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un, reports AFP. The North-South discussions were originally scheduled for earlier this month but were abruptly called…
Mosharraf, Shokh, Shamim share screen for Eid drama

Mosharraf, Shokh, Shamim share screen for Eid drama

Popular actor Mosharraf Karim, lustrous model-actress Anika Kabir Shokh and actor-director Shamim Zaman will be sharing screen in a seven-episode Eid drama serial titled ‘Choshma Paribar’ directed by Shamim Zaman himself. Borjahan scripted the serial from a story of Zakaria Azadeyo and it…
MSC, Abahani earn full points

MSC, Abahani earn full points

Mohamemdan Sporting Club continued their all win record in the Green Delta Insurance  Premier Division Hockey League when they earned another goal galore victory after defeating Ajax Sporting Club by 5-1 at the Maulana Bhashani Hockey Stadium in the capital yesterday. In the day’s second…
Shortage of saline keeps hospital on edge

Shortage of saline keeps hospital on edge

Government hospitals and medicine shops are facing a shortage of saline solution as diarrhoea has assumed epidemic proportions in the district. This is causing treatment impediments, according to doctors and relatives of the patients. A few hundred affected patients have been treated both in the outdoor…
AI-based system on cards to curb road fatalities

AI-based system on cards to curb road fatalities

To curb the rising trend of road accidents in the country, the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Division, in collaboration with the Road Transport and Highways Division of the government, plans to install an artificial intelligence (AI)-based road monitoring system on the highways. Sources…
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