PM mourns death of Noakhali AL leader Faruq

Bangladesh, Sept. 27 -- Prime Minister and Awami League president Sheikh Hasina on Sunday expressed deep shock and sorrow at the death of former organising secretary of AL Noakhali unit and Begumganj ... Read More

BAF Air Defence Exercise 'ADEX-2020-2' held

Bangladesh, Sept. 27 -- Air Defence Exercise titled 'ADEX-2020-2' of Bangladesh Air Force (BAF) was held in Dhaka, Chattogram, Cox's Bazar, Moulvibazar, Tangail and Bogura districts on Sunday. The ai... Read More

Writ seeks implementation of ACC's recommendations to prevent health sector graft

Bangladesh, Sept. 27 -- A writ petition was filed with the High Court on Sunday seeking its directives to the Ministry of Health to implement the 25-point recommendation of the Anti-Corruption Commiss... Read More

PM set to turn 73 with first birthday at home since 2008

Bangladesh, Sept. 27 -- The 73rd birthday of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, also the President of Bangladesh Awami League, will be celebrated across the country on Monday. The Prime Minister was born ... Read More

BNP denounces MC College rape incident, bemoans 'lawlessness'

Bangladesh, Sept. 27 -- Strongly denouncing the incident of a 'gang-rape' in a dormitory of Sylhet MC College, BNP on Sunday alleged that it has depicted the 'lawlessness and anarchic' situation creat... Read More

FM for building bridges with Bangladesh-origin talents abroad

Bangladesh, Sept. 27 -- Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen has laid emphasis on building bridges between Bangladesh and the talented Bangladeshi young force in foreign countries, specially in the UK a... Read More

AG Mahbubey Alam loses battle to Covid-19

Bangladesh, Sept. 27 -- Attorney General Mahbubey Alam, who contracted Covid-19 recently, passed away at a hospital in the capital on Sunday evening. He was 71. The attorney general, who was undergoi... Read More

Prizes of Sheikh Hasina Int'l Online Chess distributed; Indonesian GM M Susanto emerges champion

Bangladesh, Sept. 27 -- Prizes of the Joytu Sheikh Hasina International Online Chess Tournament' 2020 were handed over at a function at the La Meridian Hotel in the capital on Sunday. State Minister ... Read More

Writ seeks stay on O, A-level exams

Bangladesh, Sept. 27 -- A writ petition was filed with the High Court on Sunday seeking a stay order on the O and A-level examinations scheduled to start on October 1. The writ also sought formulatio... Read More

RTI Forum calls for accelerated action to empower people with information

Bangladesh, Sept. 27 -- Right to Information Forum Bangladesh on Sunday called upon the government to accelerate actions at every level involving all stakeholders to fulfill the true spirit of the RTI... Read More