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Roads remain unsafe despite road transport act

Disorder has increased on the roads after the enactment of the road safety act. The number of drivers applying for new licences or renewal of driving licences has dropped rather than increased. ...

Roads remain unsafe despite road transport act

Momen terms MP’s human trafficking allegation ‘fake news’

Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen has rubbished the reports linking a Bangladeshi member of parliament (MP) with human trafficking, terming it a ‘fake news’. Kuwaiti news outlets - the ...

Momen terms MP’s human trafficking allegation ‘fake news’

Ex-minister Rahmat Ali passes away

Former local government, rural development and co-operatives minister and Awami League MP from Gazipur-3 constituency advocate Rahmat Ali passed away on Sunday morning, reports UNB.He was 76.Rahmat, ...

Ex-minister Rahmat Ali passes away

Judiciary works without any influence: PM Hasina

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday said criminals must be tried, no matter how powerful they are.“Criminals have no party… their identity is just criminals and they must be tried, ...

Judiciary works without any influence: PM Hasina

All-out efforts on to stop border killings: Home minister

Home minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Sunday said Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) continues its all-out efforts while the government is taking necessary measures at the diplomatic level to stop the killing ...

All-out efforts on to stop border killings: Home minister

Parliament passes Electoral Rolls Bill

A bill titled Electoral Rolls (Amendment) Bill 2020 extending the deadline for updating voter lists till 2 March instead of 31 January every year was passed in parliament, according to UNB.Law, ...

Parliament passes Electoral Rolls Bill

Baul Shariat Sarkar held for his involvement in crime: PM

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday categorically said Baul singer Shariat Sarkar was arrested for his involvement in any crime or any crime was committed whereby he was arrested.“As he was ...

Baul Shariat Sarkar held for his involvement in crime: PM

Tariff Commission bill passed

Parliament on Wednesday passed the Bangladesh Tariff Commission (Amendment) Bill, 2020 aiming to strengthen the commission further and expand its activities, reports UNB. Commerce minister Tipu ...

Tariff Commission bill passed

BRTC share to be offloaded in capital market, bill placed

The 'Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation bill, 2020' was introduced in parliament on Monday to offload 49 per cent of its share in the capital market, reports UNB.Road transport and bridges ...

BRTC share to be offloaded in capital market, bill placed
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