The government on Tuesday issued a gazette notification about monthly 45% dearness allowance (DA) of the basic salary fixed under the 8th wage board for the journalists, employees and other staff of newspapers and news agencies.
The High Court on Monday ordered the lower court concerned to dispose of the bail petition filed by renowned photographer and Drik Gallery managing director Shahidul Alam, who is now in jail in a case filed under the Information and Communication
Election Commission Secretary Helal Uddin Ahmed today said that the election schedule for upcoming national polls would be announced any day after October 30. Helal Uddin Ahmed came up with the comment while talking with journalists at the EC
Brunei today expressed concern on the plight of the Rohingya and stressed on a peaceful and durable resolution of the crisis. Brunei appreciated Bangladesh’s humanitarian gesture, generous assistance, efforts towards safe, dignified,
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi will inaugurate the construction work of two railway projects through video conferencing tomorrow. The two projects, Kulaura-Shahbajpur Section Rehabilitation of Bangladesh
President of Islamic Development Bank (IsBD) Dr Bandar M H Hajjar today made a courtesy call on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today. PM’s press secretary Ihsanul Karim said the meeting was held at Hotel Radisson after inauguration ceremony of
Road, Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader has expressed uncertainty over the completion of the Padma Bridge construction work by the scheduled time. “The Padma River is the most unpredictable one. Although everything is ready,
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday urged the international community to come up with specific effective steps to force Myanmar to take back their over one million forcibly displaced nationals living in Bangladesh as per the agreements signed
Another accused was held in the capital on Saturday in a case filed in connection with the gruesome murder of Pabna TV journalist Suborna Akhter Nodi. The detainee is identified as Shamsuzzaman Milon, 40, son of late Abdur Rahim of Gopalpur area in
The 22nd session of the 10th Jatiya Sangsad (JS) is scheduled to begin at 5pm today after a 58-day recess. President Abdul Hamid has summoned the session exercising the power bestowed upon him according to clause (1) of the article 72 of the
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday said the country has achieved self-sufficiency in food production with gaining economic self-reliance. The premier made the comment while addressing at an inaugural programme of the 6th National Convention
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday said the new book containing the secret documents of Pakistani Intelligence Branch (IB) on Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman will provide an immense opportunity to people to know about the Father of the Nation
The third book authored by Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman will be published in the next Amar Ekushey book fair. Bangla Academy is publishing the travelogue book titled “Naya Chin Bhromon” (A journey to the new
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today commissioned Bangladesh Biman’s first ever “Dreamliner”, a state of art aircraft of US-based multinational Boeing company, asking the operators of the national flag career to enhance their
Outgoing US Ambassador Marcia Bernicat on Wednesday held a meeting with Foreign Secretary M Shahidul Haque where they discussed political and Rohingya issues with special focus on the upcoming United Nations General Assembly (UNGA). They discussed
Newly elected mayors and councilors of Rajshahi City Corporation (RCC) and Sylhet City Corporation (SCC) took their oaths on Wednesday (today). The oath taking function was held at Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) in the capital around 10:30am.
State Minister for Information Tarana Halim yesterday said film portrays the culture and heritage of a country and it also helps recognise and preserve the history of a nation. She came up with the observation while addressing the closing ceremony
The first-ever dreamliner of Bangladesh Biman is set to formally open its wing in the sky as Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will launch it from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport today aimed at making the national flag carrier more vibrant.