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Cabinet approves President’s draft JS speech

The cabinet today approved the draft of the President’s speech to be delivered at the first session of the Jatiya Sangsad (JS) in 2020. The approval was given at the Read More

Discard ‘negative mindset’ about disabled people: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today renewed her government’s determination to build a disparity-less society and urged the people to discard their “negative mindset” about the persons with disabilities. “We were Read More

Seven militants to walk gallows for Holey Artisan attack

A special tribunal here today sentenced seven out of total eight accused to death in a case lodged over horrific militant attack on the capital’s Holey Artisan Bakery in 2016, Read More

Rules against rumor monger being formulated: Dr Hasan

Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud today said the government is formulating rules to take punishment against service providers for spreading misleading information. “Like developed countries, we are formulating rules on Read More

PM opens ‘pink ball’ cricket test with India

along with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee rang the ceremonial bell for the opening of the second Test cricket match of the two-match Test series between Bangladesh and India Read More

Bangladesh to be developed one if uplift works continue : Raushan

Leader of the Opposition in the parliament Raushan Ershad today said Bangladesh would be a developed country soon if the present uplift works be continued in the future. “The country Read More

Cyclonic storm ‘bulbul’ starts crossing west Bengal-Khulna coast

The very severe cyclonic storm “bulbul” over northwest bay and adjoining area weakened into a severe cyclonic storm “bulbul”, moved northeastwards at a speed of about 8 kph and started Read More

The weather office announced a big signal

Cyclone Bulbul has almost reached Bangladesh. The Meteorological Department has issued the alarm number 9 at the Chittagong Seaport port and the No. 10 alarm signal at Mongla-Pigera port. The Read More

Satellite Bangabandhu-2 to be launched in stipulated time

Posts and Telecommunications Minister Mustafa Jabbar has directed the officials concerned to keep running the works to launch Bangladesh’s second satellite Bangabandhu-2 into orbit within the stipulated time. He also Read More

Dhanmondi residential areal which was on fire on Saturday

An elderly woman was killed and two others including a child wounded as a fire broke out at the third floor of a 12- storey residential building in capital’s Dhanmondi Read More