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Firemen continue to work to douse depot fire completely

The firefighters continued their efforts for the third consecutive day today to douse completely the devastating container depot fire that killed around 41 people and wounded scores others while the Read More

PM urges hajj pilgrims to pray for country’s welfare, economic progress

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today urged the hajj pilgrims to pray for divine blessings for the overall welfare of the country so that the journey of economic development of Bangladesh Read More

Bangladesh urges US to give preferential market access, DFC funding

Dhaka has urged Washington to give preferential market access of Bangladeshi products to the US market and funding from its International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) for infrastructural development in Bangladesh. Read More

Momen urges global leaders to take ambitious climate actions

Foreign Minister Dr A K Abdul Momen has called upon global leaders to take ambitious actions through finance, technology transfer and capacity building for the developing countries to tackle adverse Read More

Padma Bridge’s inaugural festival to be held at Kanthalbari

The inaugural festival of the Padma Bridge will be held at Kanthalbari of Shibchar in Madaripur district as over 10 lakh people are expected to join it. "The inaugural festival Read More

AL ready to resist BNP’s anarchy on streets: Quader

Awami League (AL) General Secretary Obaidul Quader today said if BNP wants to create anarchy on the streets in the name of movement, it would be handled with an iron Read More

Govt starts nationwide drive against rice hoarders

The government has started countrywide drive against illegal rice and paddy hoarders to curb brisk business by some unscrupulous traders aiming to maintain smooth food supply chain for consumers. The Read More

Building Padma Bridge with own finance brightens country’s image: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said the decision of building the much awaited Padma Multipurpose Bridge, which is set to open for traffic on June 25 next, brightened the country's Read More

BNP feels ashamed as Padma Bridge is completed: Hasan

Information and Broadcasting Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud today said BNP is so much ashamed as the Padma Bridge has been constructed despite all ill efforts of the party. "BNP doesn't Read More

Govt’s main priority to ensure country’s overall development: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said her government has been working in planned way to ensure its main priority for overall development of the country. "My party, Awami League, has Read More