Local government

41st BCS: Written exams from 29 November

Bangladesh Public Service Commission (PSC) has published the schedule for the written exams for the compulsory subjects of 41st Bangladesh Civil Service (BCS) examination

Bangladesh Public Service Commission office

Appointing administrator at municipality

Elected character of organisations must not be harmed

Even though the local government structure exists in many levels in the country, the non-elected bureaucrats are reigning over the elected representatives of the local government institutions, which ...

Editorial

When elections are in exile

In a country where even a wife contests against her husband in an election, a father contests against his son, and a son-in-law against his father-in-law, how can there be no one to compete?

When elections are in exile

Union Parishad elections

AL candidates win uncontested in 43 union parishads

The trend of winning uncontested in the elections has begun since the 10th Jatiya Sangsad elections in 2014 when 153 candidates of then ruling Awami League and allies won unopposed

AL candidates win uncontested in 43 union parishads

EC to be formed through search committee again

Although it is mentioned in the constitution, so far no government has enacted any law regarding the formation process of the EC

EC to be formed through search committee again

Half capacity unused in Tk 36.7b Dhaka WASA project

Dhaka WASA built a water treatment plant in Lohajang upazila of Munshiganj, spending Tk 36.7 billion to supply purified water from the Padma river to the Dhaka city dwellers. But the agency didn’t ...

Half capacity unused in Tk 36.7b Dhaka WASA project

Female vice chairman

Balance of power is a must in Upazila Parishad

This proves that no matter how much the government talks about the empowerment of the people's representatives, the local government body has been practically turned into a bureaucrat-dominated ...

Balance of power is a must in Upazila Parishad

Dhaka North and South

Waste management in a mess as master plan stalled

Since the two Dhaka city corporations have been following conventionals method of waste management, with the two landfills in Matuail of the capital and Aminbazar of Savar near full capacity, both ...

Waste management in a mess as master plan stalled

Attack on UNO's residence

'Misunderstanding resolved' as AL leaders, local officials hold meeting

Barishal Awami League leaders on Sunday night held a meeting with the local administration and police officials in the wake of the attack on the Sadar upazila nirbahi officer (UNO) recently.

'Misunderstanding resolved' as AL leaders, local officials hold meeting

Attack on UNO's residence

Court orders PBI to investigate allegations against Barishal UNO, OC

A Barishal court on Sunday took two cases against Barishal sadar Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO), Kotwali police station’s officer in charge and an SI into cognizance and ordered the Police Bureau of ...

Court orders PBI to investigate allegations against Barishal UNO, OC
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