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Next national polls to be free, fair, participatory: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today hoped that the next parliamentary election will be held in a free and fair manner with the spontaneous participation of all political parties, as her Read More

Flood situation slightly improves in northeastern, northern Bangladesh

Officials said flood situation has improved slightly in northeastern and northern parts of Bangladesh while other low-lying areas of the country are likely to be inundated. "Despite flood situation is Read More

Self-financed Padma Bridge takes Bangladesh out of dependency: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said successful construction of the much-awaited Padma Bridge with own finance helped Bangladesh to come out of dependency on others to conduct the country's development Read More

PM inspects flood situation in Sylhet, Netrokona, Sunamganj

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today inspected the flood situation in Sylhet, Sunamganj, Netrokona and adjacent areas. The premier witnessed the flood situation for herself as the helicopter carrying her hovered Read More

AL always stands beside people during disaster: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said the Awami League (AL) always stands beside the people during any disaster. "In government or opposition, wherever AL remains, its leaders and activists always Read More

Remain focused on checking militancy-terrorism, maintaining peace : PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today asked the members of Bangladesh Police to give a special focus on containing firearms, drug abuse, militancy and terrorism and serve the people in such Read More

Canadian envoy calls on PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said the Rohingyas are creating social problems in Bangladesh as many of them are engaged in drug and women trafficking. The Premier said this while Read More

Padma Bridge to be blessing for easier communication during flood: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today hoped that the Padma Bridge would be a blessing for the nation for easier communication in the wake of flood, as the government is set Read More

Deluge engulfs northeastern, northern Bangladesh

Monsoon rains and gushing waters from upstream India overnight worsened Bangladesh flood situation with experts calling it the worst since 2004 while officials estimated the flooding to have marooned at Read More

Flight operations at Sylhet Osmani Airport suspended

Flight operations, including take-off and landing, have been suspended at Sylhet Osmani International Airport as the flood water has reached near the runway. Flood situation in Sylhet region has taken Read More