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No convocation in 13 years

No convocation in 13 years

Since the establishment of Jagannath University (JnU), no attempt has been made to hold convocation. Rather, the university authorities give away certificates…

‘Govt to prepare integrated action plan on water’

The government is likely to formulate an integrated national plan of action on water to materialise the recommendations of the outcome document of the High Level Panel on Water (HLPW) to be published on March 14 next, reports BSS. “Based on the recommendations of the outcome document of the High…
Info Commission trying to get into business

Info Commission trying to get into business

Though the Information Commission was constituted back in 2009, people had hardly been able to reap benefits from the Right to Information Act (RTI) for…

Call to increase use of Bangla in higher education, research

Stressing the importance of increased use of Bangla in higher education and research, experts here on Saturday urged the country's policymakers and academicians to help remove the stereotyped idea that Bangla education is of below standard, reports UNB. They came up with the call during a discussion…
‘Rampal Power Plant death trap for Sundarbans’

‘Rampal Power Plant death trap for Sundarbans’

KHULNA: Professor Anu Mohammad, member secretary of National Committee to Protect Oil, Gas, Mineral Resources, Power and Ports, on Saturday said that…
‘Role of judiciary crucial to 
establish justice’

‘Role of judiciary crucial to establish justice’

Jatiya Sangsad (JS) Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury yesterday said the role of judiciary is crucial in establishing justice in society, reports BSS.…
Journalist Syed Mahmud passes away

Journalist Syed Mahmud passes away

Elderly journalist and a former news editor of Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS) Syed Mahmud died of old age complications on Friday night at the United…

10 held from Ruet halls after BCL infighting

RAJSHAHI: Police in a drive on Friday night arrested 10 people from different dormitories of Rajshahi University of Engineering and Technology (RUET) following an infighting between two factions of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) on Thursday, reports UNB. Officer-in-charge of Matihar Police Station…

ICT’s application can help reduce loss in disaster

RAJSHAHI: Speakers at a post-rally discussion here yesterday said proper and effective uses of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) can help reduce loss of lives and property caused by the natural disasters, reports BSS. They viewed there is no scope of preventing occurrence of natural catastrophe…

Six held with 48kg gold bars

CHITTAGONG: Customs officials seized 48 gold bars worth Tk 2.5 crore at Shah Amanat International Airport here and arrested six people in this connection on Saturday, reports UNB. ABM Sarwar-e-Jahan, manager of Shah Amanat International Airport, said a flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines from Jeddah…

Mother, son killed in Ctg fire

CHITTAGONG: A woman and her son were burnt to death as fire broke out in their house at Morfola village in Satkania upazila on Friday night, reports UNB. The deceased were identified as Monju Shil, wife of Nantu Shil of the village, and their son Amit Shil. Witnesses said the fire originated from a…
Akheri Munajat of religious gathering held in Barisal

Akheri Munajat of religious gathering held in Barisal

The three-day long grand religious gathering at Charmonai Darbar Sharif ended after Akheri Munajat (Special prayer ) with attendances of several lakh…

Campus corner

RU emerges champion for the 4th time The cricket team of Rajshahi University (RU) has emerged champions for the fourth time in the Inter-University Cricket Tournament of Bangladesh 2018 beating Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) by 29 runs on Friday noon.  They also gained fourth…

News in brief

2 jail guards held with ‘hemp’ Police arrested two probationary prison guards ‘along with hemp’ from Kashiadanga area of the Rajshahi on Friday evening. The arrestees were identified as Golam Azam, 21 and Ferdous Rahman, 21, attached with Rajshahi Central Jail as probationary…
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