Free transport sector from political influence, says Dr Kamal

Bangladesh, March 24 -- Gono Forum, led by Dr Kamal Hossain, on Saturday demanded that steps be taken to free the transport sector from political influence and laws be properly enforced to ensure safe... Read More

EC plans limited EVM use in fifth UZ election

Bangladesh, March 24 -- Backtracking from its previous stance, the Election Commission (EC) is going to use electronic voting machines (EVMs) on a very small scale in the 5th countrywide upazila elect... Read More

Momen mourns loss of lives in China

Bangladesh, March 24 -- Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen has expressed his heartfelt condolences for the loss of valuable lives during an explosion at Yancheng in China. In a message written to Wan... Read More

Country in golden time of free information stream: Speaker

Bangladesh, March 24 -- The Jatiya Sangsad Speaker Dr. Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury Saturday said that the mass media of Bangladesh has been passing its golden time, as the scope of working and functional... Read More

Govt sold out to superpowers: Fakhrul

Bangladesh, March 24 -- BNP on Saturday alleged that Bangladesh has turned into a 'failed state' as the government 'sold out itself' to global superpowers,. "This government has been there in power i... Read More

14-party to wage social movement against anarchy on roads: Nasim

Bangladesh, March 24 -- Awami League (AL) Presidium Member Mohammad Nasim Saturday said the 14-party grand alliance will create a social movement against the anarchic situation on roads and highways. ... Read More

Third phase polls to 117 upazila parishads today

Bangladesh, March 24 -- Elections to 117 upazila parishads will be held today (Sunday) in the third phase of the local body polls. Some 118,87,751 voters will be able to exercise their voting rights ... Read More

Need to integrate film production and tourism: FICCI-EY report

New Delhi, March 24 -- : The Indian film industry is estimated to generate revenues of Rs 23,000 crore by 2021 and can contribute significantly to the growth of tourism in the country, according to a ... Read More

J-K: Army jawan killed in ceasefire violation by Pak in Poonch sector

Poonch (Jammu and Kashmir), March 24 -- : An army jawan was killed on Sunday after Pakistan violated ceasefire in the Poonch sector in Jammu and Kashmir. On Saturday, Pakistan had violated ceasefire ... Read More

Reds urged to grab chance for localized peace talks

Manila, March 24 -- anking military commander in the Visayas said communist New People's Army terrorists (CNT) still waging war against society should grab the opportunity to directly negotiate with t... Read More