Friday 26 April 2019 ,
Friday 26 April 2019 ,
Latest News
  • Intelligence agencies alert to prevent terror attack: PM
  • Zahidur a 'mass enemy': BNP
  • BNP’s Zahidur takes oath as MP
  • PM opens first-ever non-stop train service on Dhaka-Rajshahi route
  • 4 workers killed as truck ploughs into Ctg house
Lead News

People spontaneously gave mandate to AL, says PM

People spontaneously gave mandate to AL, says PM
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday said the people of the country spontaneously gave their verdict in favour of Awami League's manifesto in the December-30 election to free the country from terrorism, militancy, drugs, corruption, hunger and poverty, and ensure peace and development. She also said her government will devote itself to the overall balanced development of the country keeping in mind that the people of the country gave them a great honour in the election. "The people of the country gave their ultimate verdict in favour of our election manifesto. To keep the honour of this spontaneous mandate, we'll always develop the country in a balanced way for the welfare of the people," she said. The Prime Minister made…

PM to meet officials of home ministry today

PM to meet officials of home ministry today

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is scheduled to meet home ministry officials today as part of her review meetings with different ministries and divisions. During the meeting, officials of the Security Service Division and the Public Security Division will separately apprise the PM of the ministry’s…
DU appoints five returning officers for DUCSU polls

DU appoints five returning officers for DUCSU polls

The Dhaka University (DU) authority here yesterday appointed five returning officers to help the Chief Returning Officer to conduct the Dhaka University Central Students’ Union (DUCSU) and hall union elections. On January 17, DU Vice-chancellor appointed Professor SM Mahfuzur Rahman of International…
Rise in vegetable price

Rise in vegetable price

Prices of vegetables as well as some spices continue to be on the high side in the kitchen markets of the city as stated in a report in this newspaper yesterday. This is the time of the year when vegetable prices are usually low because there is abundant supply of vegetables vis-à-vis the demand.…
Countdown begins for India polls

Countdown begins for India polls

The countdown to the 2019 polls has begun: the clock is fast ticking and instead of months and years one is talking in terms of days: 90 days:  maybe less or more.  The Parliament session slated for January end is also the last this government will face. The fact that Union Minister Arun Jaitley…
Perfume starts to spread aroma

Perfume starts to spread aroma

With enhanced purchasing power, different types of upmarket products, including perfumes, have started finding a place in the buyer's list, especially in metropolitan cities. Despite the absence of any official statistics, industry insiders believe that the market for perfumes in the country is…
Mexico pipeline fire kills 66

Mexico pipeline fire kills 66

A massive fire broke out at an illegal pipeline tap in central Mexico on Friday, killing at least 66 people and injuring 76 more, just as the government wages a major crack-down on fuel theft. Scores of locals with jerry cans and buckets had been collecting gasoline that was gushing from a leaking pipeline…
17th edition of DIFF concludes

17th edition of DIFF concludes

This year’s theme was ‘Better Film, Better Audience and Better Society’. Rainbow Film Society organised the nine-day festival. State Minister of Cultural Affairs KM Khalid attended the closing ceremony at the main auditorium of the National Museum as the chief guest on Friday. State…
Rangpur stay in play-off contention

Rangpur stay in play-off contention

Poor catching, lackadaisical fielding and lackluster bowling at the death cost Sylhet Sixers dearly as they ended up the Sylhet phase of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) with a four-wicket defeat to Rangpur Riders in a high-scoring thriller yesterday at the Sylhet International Cricket Stadium. The home…
Early flowering promises bumper mango season

Early flowering promises bumper mango season

Profused early flowering in mango trees thanks to a favourable weather has made the growers hopeful about a plentiful production this year. According to the Rajshahi Fruit Research Center, lack of a continuous cold spell and dense fog, mango trees have bloomed early, right from the middle of the Bengali…
Land minister pledges to automate field offices

Land minister pledges to automate field offices

The field-level land offices under the land ministry are likely to be brought under an automation programme with the installation of closed-circuit cameras (CC Cam) to ensure proper services for the country’s people and clamp down on corruption so as to mitigate the sufferings of the public at…
Poll
Today's Question »
State minister for power Nasrul Hamid yesterday said everyone to have access to electricity by June. Do you think the feat achievable by the timeframe?
 Yes
 No
 No Comment
Yes 52.1%
No 44.0%
No Comment 3.9%
Most Viewed
Digital Edition
Archive
SunMonTueWedThuFri Sat
010203040506
07080910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
282930

Copyright © All right reserved.

Editor : M. Shamsur Rahman

Published by the Editor on behalf of Independent Publications Limited at Media Printers, 446/H, Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1215.
Editorial, News & Commercial Offices : Beximco Media Complex, 149-150 Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1208, Bangladesh. GPO Box No. 934, Dhaka-1000.

Editor : M. Shamsur Rahman
Published by the Editor on behalf of Independent Publications Limited at Media Printers, 446/H, Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1215.
Editorial, News & Commercial Offices : Beximco Media Complex, 149-150 Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1208, Bangladesh. GPO Box No. 934, Dhaka-1000.

Disclaimer & Privacy Policy
....................................................
About Us
....................................................
Contact Us
....................................................
Advertisement
....................................................
Subscription

Powered by : Frog Hosting