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<p>Holiday</p>

General holiday extended to 11 April

The government on Wednesday issued a notification extending the ongoing general holiday to 9 April to prevent spread of novel coronavirus in Bangladesh.

General holiday may be extended

A ten-day holiday till 4 April, for government and private organisations, had been declared due to the coronavirus outbreak.

Tokyo leads Asian market gains in holiday trade

Asian markets mostly rose Tuesday after Wall Street finished a volatile quarter on a positive note, while China began a week-long break to celebrate the 70th birthday of the People's ...

Janmashtami being celebrated today

The Hindu community of the country is observing Janmashtami, marking the birth of Lord Krishna, on Friday with due religious fervour.According to Hindu religion, Lord Vishnu incarnated in the ...

TIB castigates airfare hike during Eid rush

Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) has expressed shock and disappointment at the reported hike of airfares by 3-4 times by domestic airlines taking the advantage of the higher demand for the ...

Holidaymakers suffering due to ‘mismanagement’: BNP

BNP on Saturday alleged that Eid holidaymakers are going through immense sufferings on their way home due to the "mismanagement" of the government authorities, reports UNB."There're long tailbacks on ...

End harassment of holidaymakers: Jatri Kalyan Samity

Bangladesh Jatri Kalyan Samity on Saturday demanded an end to charging extra fares and harassment of homebound passengers during this Eid-ul-Azha, reports UNB.Mozammel Hoque Chowdhury, secretary ...

Ensure a festive Eid for all

jkEid-ul-Azha is around the corner. City dwellers have started leaving for their villages to be with their near and dear ones. The homebound routes are risky due to natural and man-made ...

No Eid vacation for DNCC, DSCC officials

The government on Saturday cancelled the Eid vacation and weekly holidays of the officials of Dhaka north and south city corporations until further notice.In a circular, local government ministry ...

BRTA opens control room for Eid goers

Bangladesh Road Transport Authority (BRTA) has opened a central control room at its headquarters in the capital's Banani to ensure hassle-free journey for Eid-ul-Azha holidaymakers.The control room ...

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