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

Climate change to displace 40m Bangladeshis: PM Hasina

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday said there is a possibility that 40 million people of 70 upazilas in the country's 19 districts might be displaced due to climate change, reports UNB."The ...

Climate change to displace 40m Bangladeshis: PM Hasina

MPs demand crossfire for rapists

Members of Parliament -- both from the treasury and opposition benches -- on Tuesday demanded that rapists be executed in crossfire to eliminate this heinous social crime from the ...

MPs demand crossfire for rapists

President Hamid for accelerating ongoing development thru unity

President M Abdul Hamid on Thursday urged all, irrespective of political affiliations, religion, caste, and creed to accelerate the ongoing democratic process and socio-economic development of the ...

President Hamid for accelerating ongoing development thru unity

6th JS session begins

The sixth session of the 11th parliament began on Thursday, UNB reports.The day’s proceedings began with the recitation from the Holy Quran around 4:18pm with speaker Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury ...

6th JS session begins

Ministers in the spotlight in 2019

A number of ministers either drew public attention or came under fire hitting headlines in 2019 for various reasons, including onion price hike, fatal train crash or unprecedented dengue ...

Ministers in the spotlight in 2019
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