Tk 7.61 lakh crore budget for FY24 to be placed today

Dhaka, June 1 -- Amid the ongoing economic crises across the globe because of various problems like COVID-19 pandemic, Russia-Ukraine war, IMF loan conditions and slow revenue income, the government i... Read More

EC always neutral in declaring results: CEC

Dhaka, June 1 -- Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Kazi Habibul Awal said Election Commission (EC) plays neutral role in declaring elections results without resorting to partisan stand. He made the c... Read More

Polls to eight municipalities on July 17

Dhaka, June 1 -- Elections to eight municipalities in the country will be held on July 17, according to a notification of Election Commission (EC). The eight municipalities are - Bhandaria in Pirojpu... Read More

95 more dengue cases in 24 hours

Dhaka, June 1 -- Amid a rise in dengue infection 95 more patients were hospitalised across the country in 24 hours till Wednesday morning. Among the new patients, 82 were admitted to hospitals in the... Read More

Graft case against Tarique, Zubaida one more testifies

Dhaka, June 1 -- Md Shah Alam, an office assistant of the publication branch Dhaka District Commissioner's office, yesterday testified in a graft case filed against BNP Acting Chairman Tarique Rahman ... Read More

'No external pressure, no fresh US sanctions'

Dhaka, June 1 -- State Minister for Foreign Affairs Md Shahriar Alam has affirmed that there was no grounds warranting additional sanctions from the US and said the government is not under any externa... Read More

Motorcycles ferrying in launches will be allowed during Eid

Dhaka, June 1 -- The government has decided to allow ferrying motor cycle by launches on a limited scale, while ferrying of goods, except perishable ones, and cattle, will be suspended for seven days ... Read More

Writ petition seeks transfer of BD forex reserves from US

Dhaka, June 1 -- A writ petition has been filed with the High Court seeking its directives to transfer foreign exchange reserves of Bangladesh from the US Federal Reserve Bank to any other 'safer' cou... Read More

Controlling inflation, improving current account balance, stabilising foreign exchange rate are main challenges: Finance Minister

Dhaka, June 1 -- Finance Minister AHM Musatafa Kamal has said that containing inflation, improving current account balance and stabilizing foreign exchange rate are the main challenges for the country... Read More

Courtesy costs nothing however its value is priceless

Dhaka, June 1 -- In this flora and fauna where everyone is busy rushing around trying to achieve their goals, it is easy to forget the simple acts of kindness that may make all the difference in someo... Read More