Upazila parishad

UP member arrested over harassing Barishal University female student

A union parishad member was arrested Sunday in a case filed over harassing and torturing a Barishal University student and her husband

UP member arrested over harassing Barishal University female student

Second phase

835 UPs go to polls Thursday

The second phase of election to 835 union parishads is set to be held across the country on Thursday

835 UPs go to polls Thursday

AL picks candidates for a constituency, 2 upazilas, 10 municipalities

Ruling Awami League (AL) on Thursday finalized candidates for a constituency, two upazila parishads, 10 municipalities and two union parishads

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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

Public Service Day

'Controversial activities overshadow good work'

Harassment of common people to get government services is nothing new. There are discussions in the government about the involvement of government officials and employees at different levels in ...

'Controversial activities overshadow good work'

Three more upazilas to be created: Govt

The government has decided to create three new upazilas in the country. They are: Eidgaon thana of Cox’s Bazar, Dasar thana of Madaripur and Madhayanagar thana of Sunamganj

Three more upazilas to be created: Govt

Health sector allocations should be used, not returned

Bangladesh’s health sector budget is comparatively low in comparison with India and many other countries. It is unfortunate that our relevant departments and institutions fail to use the allocated ...

Health sector allocations should be used, not returned

Pourashava election

Fifth phase to be held on 28 Feb

The fifth phase election to 31 municipalities (pourashava) of different districts will be held on 28 February, the election commission (EC) announced the schedule on Tuesday evening.

Fifth phase to be held on 28 Feb

Women empowerment

Govt. to set up parlours in 80 upazilas

A Tk 4.41 billion (Tk 441 crore) project will soon be approved for the involvement of women in the country's socioeconomic activities. The Ministry of Women and Children Affairs will implement the ...

A beauty parlour

Don’t ignore elected representatives in upazila parishad

The upazila parishad, established in the 80’s, has failed emerge from the controversies that beset it from the beginning

Don’t ignore elected representatives in upazila parishad
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