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  • 14,000 to get jobs in ‘Bangabandhu Rajshahi Silicon City: Palak

    RAJSHAHI : State Minister for Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Zunaid Ahmed Palak here today said more than 14,000 youths would be employed in Bangabandhu Rajshahi Silicon City. He revealed this while unveiling the foundation-stone of a portion of infrastructure works like street light, land development and link road of ‘Bangabandhu Rajshahi Silicon City’ project … বিস্তারিত »

  • Govt. not to go beyond constitution to hold polls

    DHAKA : Awami League General Secretary and Minister for Road Transport and Bridges Obaidul Quader today said all decisions on political issues would be taken within the constitutional framework. “We will not go beyond the constitution. We will not go beyond the constitution even to hold the next polls,” he said at a function to … বিস্তারিত »

  • Over 10,000 commodities to get duty-free access under APTA: Tofail

    DHAKA : Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed today said 10,677 commodities would get duty-free access instead of the existing 4,648 items under the 4th round Asia-Pacific Trade Agreement (APTA) negotiation meeting being held in Thailand. “The duty-free access will enhance further the mutual relations, employment and assistance for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) among the … বিস্তারিত »

  • PM flies to Switzerland Sunday

    DHAKA : Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina leaves here for Davos on Sunday night on a five-day official visit to Switzerland to attend the 47th Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF). The four-day meeting will be held on January 17-20 in Davos, a mountain resort in Graubünden, in the eastern Alps region of Switzerland, … বিস্তারিত »

  • Biswa Ijtema begins today amid heightened security

    DHAKA : The government has planned stringent security measures ahead of the two phases Biswa Ijtema, the second largest congregation of the Muslim community after the holly hajj, scheduled to be held in two phases from January 13-15 and January 20-22, on bank of the river Turag. Necessary security measures have already been taken with … বিস্তারিত »

  • Enamul Bari Biman’s new chairman

    DHAKA :  Air Marshal Muhammad Enamul Bari, former Air Chief, has been appointed as the Chairman of the 13- members Biman new board of directors for the year 2017. The board has been reconstituted by the Ministry of Civil Aviation & Tourism yesterday, a press release said.

  • Eight more political parties invited for talks with President

    Dhaka : Eight more political parties have been invited in the Bangabhaban in the fifth phase to hold talks with President Abdul Hamid over formation of the new Election Commission (EC). “Letters have been sent to the address of the offices of eight political parties today (Thursday),” President’s Press secretary Joynal Abedin told BSS this … বিস্তারিত »

  • President, PM greet Muslims on Bishwa Ijtema

    DHAKA : President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today greeted the Muslim devotees all over the world on the occasion of the Bishwa Ijtema, the world congregation of the Muslims, beginning at Tongi tomorrow. In separate messages on the eve of the Ijtema, the President and the Prime Minister wished all success of … বিস্তারিত »

  • Text of PM’s address to nation

    DHAKA : Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today gave a nationwide televised address coinciding with the completion of third year of the second consecutive tenure of her government. Following is the full text of her speech. Bismillahir Rahmanir Rahim Dear Countrymen, Assalamu Alaikum I am extending New Year greetings to you all. Today is 12th January. … বিস্তারিত »

  • Today’s Bangladesh is different from what it was 8 years ago: PM

    DHAKA : Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today expressed her profound gratitude to the nation for giving her government the opportunity to serve the country for the past eight years saying during the long stretch of time she left no stone unturned for country’s development and peoples welfare. “Today’s Bangladesh is completely a different country from … বিস্তারিত »