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AL’s 68th founding anniversary: PM pays homage to Bangabandhu


Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina paid homage to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman by placing wreaths at his portrait in front of Bangabandhu Memorial at Dhanmondi-32 in the capital on Friday morning marking the 68th founding anniversary of Bangladesh Awami League.

Sheikh Hasina first placed a wreath as the prime minister at the portrait of the greatest Bangalee of all time and stood there in solemn silence for some time as a mark of profound respect to the memories...Details»

Donald Trump does not want a ‘poor person’ in cabinet role


US president Donald Trump has said he doesn`t want "a poor person" running the economy of the United States and has ...Details»

Prime Minister hosts iftar for eminent personalities, poets, artistes


Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today hosted an Iftar in honour of the country's eminent personalities, poets and writers, artistes as well ...Details»

Republican Karen Handel seals victory in key Georgia vote


Republicans have won a closely contested congressional election in Georgia seen by many as a referendum on Donald Trump's presidency.

Karen Handel retained the Atlanta seat for ...Details»

$34.63m BB stolen money recovered: Finance Minister


Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith today said the government has so far recovered US$ 34.63 million against the US$ 101 million stolen reserve money of ...Details»

'Govt cuts 18pc duty on rice import'

Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed said the government has decided to slash import duty on rice by 18 percent to ensure smooth supply and check price.

"Now, rice ...Details»

38th BCS application process to start from July 10 for 2024 posts


The Public Service Commission (PSC) today published circular for the 38th Bangladesh Civil Service (BCS) examination.

The PSC published the circular on their website to fill up ...Details»

Outgoing Afghan envoy calls on President


Afghan Ambassador to Bangladesh Abdul Rahim Oraz made a farewell call on President Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban here yesterday.

During the meeting, the envoy expressed gratitude to ...Details»

US student dies after release from N Korea


Otto Warmbier, the US student released in a coma last week after nearly 18 months in detention in North Korea, died on Monday, prompting President Donald ...Details»