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শুক্রবার, 08 নভেম্বর 2019 17:30

Leaders are quitting BNP for its negative politics: Hasan

News Flash Report Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud today said the BNP leaders are leaving their party due to its negative politics. “The BNP leaders are leaving their party because of its negative politics. They are telling that BNP has now turned into a nationalist Skype party,” he said while addressing a discussion in the capital. Institution of Diploma Engineers (IDEB), Bangladesh, arranged the discussion at its auditorium marking its 49th founding anniversary. Speaking as the chief guest, Hasan said BNP leaders M Morshed Khan and Lt. Gen. (Retd) Mahbubur Rahman have already left the BNP because of its politics…
News Flash Desk United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Deputy Administrator Bonnie Glick and Acting Assistant Secretary of State Alice G. Wells traveled to Bangladesh from November 5-7 to promote expanded U.S.-Bangladesh bilateral relations, increase commercial and security ties, and address the ongoing Rohingya humanitarian crisis. US Embassy of Dhaka sent a press release yesterday (7 November). While in Dhaka, Deputy Administrator Glick met with Executive Chairman of the Bangladesh Investment and Development Authority Sirazul Islam to reinforce USAID’s commitment to supporting the Government of Bangladesh’s efforts to improve the business-enabling environment. At an event at the American Chamber…
শনিবার, 26 অক্টোবার 2019 13:13

Woman killed in Dhanmondi building fire

News Flash Report An woman was killed and two others injured in a fire that broke out at a multi-storey building in capital's Dhanmondi area this morning. The identity of the deceased couldn't be known immediately. The fire originated around 9:30am at a 12-storey building on road No 6A beside the Eidgah ground, said Farid Uddin, operator of Fire Service Central Control Room. Three fighting units brought the fire under control at 10:10am. The cause of the fire could not be ascertained immediately.
শনিবার, 26 অক্টোবার 2019 12:26

Safe voluntary return of Rohingyas to homeland is only solution: PM

NEWS FLASH DESK Calling upon the international community in resolving the Rohingya crisis as it not only destabilizes Bangladesh but also beyond the country, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said that the voluntary return of the Myanmar nationals to their homeland in safe, security and dignity was the only solution to the problem. BSS “Voluntary return of the Rohingyas to their homes in the Rakhine state in safety, security and dignity is the only solution to the crisis,” she said while addressing a general discussion on “Upholding “The Badung Principles” to ensure concerted and adequate response to the challenges of…
শুক্রবার, 04 অক্টোবার 2019 18:01

PM urges India not to abruptly stop commodity export

BSS From New Delhi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today urged India to inform the Bangladesh beforehand if it takes any decision to stop the export of essential commodities like onion to Bangladesh in future causing a market debacle in the next door negibour. “Suddenly, you (India) stopped the export of onion to Bangladesh. If you noticed us it earlier, we could have managed to import onion from other countries,” She commented at the inaugural function of India-Bangladesh Business Forum (IBBF) in New Delhi. She added Dhaka would appreciate if New Delhi informed Bangladesh before taking any such decision beforehand in…
NEWS FLASH DESK Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said, We saw suddenly that the USA issued an alert, but they didn’t say why they issued the alert and didn’t give any explanation. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Friday came down heavily on a section of people for their attitude during any fire incident, urging them to change their mentality and help douse the blaze instead. “When a fire incident takes place, huge number of people usually gather at the place of occurrence creating obstruction to the fire fighters to extinguish the blaze. Most of them go to see the fire and they…
রবিবার, 17 মার্চ 2019 09:14

PM pays homage to Bangabandhu on his 100th birthday

NEWS FLASH DESK Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today paid rich tributes to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman heralding the nationwide programmes on the occasion of the 100th birthday of the great leader. The premier paid the homage by placing a wreath at the portrait of Bangabandhu in front of Bangabandhu Memorial Museum at the historic 32 Dhanmondi Road here this morning. After laying the wreath, she stood in solemn silence for some time as a mark of profound respect to the memory of Father of the Nation. Cabinet members, PM’s advisers, parliament members and senior leaders of…
রবিবার, 17 মার্চ 2019 09:07

Nation celebrates Bangabandhu’s birthday

SPECIAL CROSSPONDENT The country is celebrating the 100th birthday of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and the National Children’s Day-2019 today in a befitting manner. On this day in 1920, Bangabandhu, the vivacious leader of the Bangalee nation, the architect of independent Bangladesh and the greatest Bangalee of all times, was born in a respected Muslim family at Tungipara village of Gopalganj sub-division, now district. He was the third among four daughters and two sons of his parents – Sheikh Lutfur Rahman and Saira Khatun. The nation celebrates the day through extensive programmes with fanfare and gaiety.…
রবিবার, 17 মার্চ 2019 08:59

PM asks DUCSU leaders to maintain peaceful atmosphere on campus

NEWS FLASH DESK Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Saturday asked the newly-elected DUCSU leaders to maintain peaceful atmosphere on the campus, saying that her government wants to further develop the country by utilising the talents of the youths. “We want the universities are run beautifully and for this, there must have proper (education) environment,” the premier told the Dhaka University Central Students Union (DUCSU) and hall union leaders who called on her at her official Ganabhaban residence here this afternoon. Sheikh Hasina added: “We want to utilise the merit of the youth folk for the development of the country … we…
শুক্রবার, 15 মার্চ 2019 09:56

PM urges rich people to follow RP Shaha for philanthropy

NF DESK Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today urged affluent people to dedicate them to the cause of nation following philanthropist RP Shaha’s footprints as she handed over “Danveer Ranada Prasad Shaha Smarak Gold Medal” to four national celebrities. “Ranada Prasad Shaha set an example in serving the human being,” she told the medal awarding ceremony at the green lawn of Kumudini Complex at Mirzapore here this afternoon. The premier added: “Many rich people are there in our country (and) if they follow his footsteps, the ordinary people would not have any sufferings.” Sheikh Hasina particularly appreciated with respect the enormous…
বুধবার, 13 মার্চ 2019 08:11

Hajj registration within March 21

NF REPORT The people interested to go to Makkah for hajj under the government management this year are asked to complete registration within March 21. “The quota of hajj pilgrims under the government management still remains vacant. Till now, the interested people have the scope to perform hajj under the government management in 2019 through registration and pro-registration,” according to a notification issued from the Religious Affairs Ministry today. The people, who earlier named in the pro-registration list from the serial no 22,765 and then, have been asked to complete the registration process within March 21, 2019 to go to…