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10,638 candidates clear 46th BCS preliminary exam

Dhaka, May 9 -- A total of 10,638 candidates have cleared the 46th BCS preliminary exam, according to results published by the Public Service Commission. The job seekers might have to sit for the wri... Read More


10,638 candidates clear 46th BCS preliminary exam

Dhaka, May 9 -- A total of 10,638 candidates have cleared the 46th BCS preliminary exam, according to results published by the Public Service Commission. The job seekers might have to sit for the wri... Read More


15-20% votes cast in first 4 hours of Upazila Parishad election, says EC

Dhaka, May 8 -- The turnout in the first four hours of the first phase of the Upazila Parishad elections is around 15-20 percent due to rain and gusty winds in the 139 Upazilas going to the polls, say... Read More


New technology should not be a harassment for Hajj pilgrims, says Hasina

Dhaka, May 8 -- Hajj pilgrims should not be inconvenienced by the adoption of modern technology during their pilgrimage, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina says. "I convey my good wishes to everyone gather... Read More


Govt will build underpass linking Ashkona Hajj Camp to Dhaka airport: PM

Dhaka, May 8 -- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has announced the construction of an underpass connecting Ashkona Hajj Camp and Airport Railway Station to Shahjalal International Airport to facilitate th... Read More


IMF reaches agreement with Bangladesh to release $1.15bn third tranche of loan

Dhaka, May 8 -- The International Monetary Fund has reached a staff-level agreement with Bangladesh on the policies for $1.15 billion in the third tranche of a $4.7 billion loan programme. It complet... Read More


Govt will create buffer stock of essentials, says State Minister Titu

Dhaka, May 7 -- The government will create a buffer stock of essentials while keeping the supply intact to ensure market stability, says State Minister for Commerce Ahasanul Islam Titu. Generally, a ... Read More


Ensure no intrusion, undue influence or irregularities in polling centres, says CEC

Dhaka, May 7 -- All preparations have been made to ensure free and impartial voting in the first phase of the Upazila polls starting on Wednesday and an alert has been issued to avoid any kind of irre... Read More


IOM chief Amy Pope meets with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina

Dhaka, May 7 -- Amy Pope, director general of the International Organisation for Migration (IOM), has paid a courtesy visit to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. The director general met the prime ministe... Read More


Rain won't 'spoil' Upazila elections: Met Office

Dhaka, May 7 -- The Meteorological Department has confirmed that the sixth Upazila Parishad election, scheduled for Wednesday morning, will not be hindered by rain. Meteorologist Omar Faruk said that... Read More