Ministry issues new circular on renewal

Bangladesh, Jan. 23 -- From now on, owners of all motor cars, jeeps and microbuses will be able to renew fitness certificates of their vehicles in five years from the date of manufacturing, and in eve... Read More

JS passes Tariff Commission Bill

Bangladesh, Jan. 23 -- Parliament on Wednesday passed the Bangladesh Tariff Commission (Amendment) Bill, 2020 aiming to strengthen the commission further and expand its activities. Commerce Minister ... Read More

Ask Sinha thru ad to appear on Feb 20: Court

Bangladesh, Jan. 23 -- A Dhaka court has asked the authorities concerned to put an advertisement in two newspapers asking former chief justice SK Sinha to appear in court on February 20. Mr Sinha and... Read More

Atiq pledges steps on dengue

Bangladesh, Jan. 23 -- Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) mayor candidate for Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) election Tabith Awal on Wednesday expressed annoyance over the remark of Atiqul Islam,... Read More

BD climbs up eight notches on Democracy Index

Bangladesh, Jan. 23 -- Bangladesh has gained eight places on the latest Democracy Index, compared to the previous year, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit, or EIU. Although there was no big... Read More

PM launches e-passports

Bangladesh, Jan. 23 -- The introduction of e-Passport will brighten the image of Bangladesh further in the digital world, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said on Wednesday. "We can provide e-Passports t... Read More

Code being drafted to ensure safe migration

Bangladesh, Jan. 23 -- The government is preparing a draft code of conduct for recruiting agencies to ensure safe migration in line with the international rules, foreign minister Dr AK Abdul Momen sai... Read More

Safe food a matter of right

Bangladesh, Jan. 23 -- Food adulteration has been rampant in Dhaka city. The situation elsewhere in the country is not different and may be worse in some cases. We sometimes witnessed officials and la... Read More

Secrets of Bangladesh success

Bangladesh, Jan. 23 -- It's good that the Bangladesh economy is showing a bright picture even when most of the economies around the world are not growing at a higher growth rate. While people may or m... Read More

Surge in yaba trafficking!

Bangladesh, Jan. 23 -- More than 50 smugglers engaged in trading contraband narcotic substance of yaba are scheduled to surrender to law enforcement authorities on January 29. But, media reports quoti... Read More