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Monday, 21 May 2018 09:01:51 pm


Trump seeks Mexican import tax to pay for border wall

Trump seeks Mexican import tax to pay for border wall

President Donald Trump will seek a tax on goods imported from Mexico and use the revenue to build a border wall, the White House spokesman has said.

The plan was announced just after the Mexican president cancelled a visit to Washington, amid a row sparked by the question of who will pay for the wall.

But soon after revealing it, the White House said that was only one option.

Mr Trump on Wednesday signed an executive order to create a wall on the ...Details»

WB-PKSF to support 170000 households for hygienic sanitation

WB-PKSF to support 170000 households for hygienic sanitation

DHAKA:  Over 170,000 low-income households in rural Bangladesh will have access to hygienic sanitation under the Output-Based Aid (OBA) Sanitation ...Details»

Govt plans to introduce scouting at primary schools: PM

Govt plans to introduce scouting at primary schools: PM

MANIKDAH, Gopalgonj: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said her government has decided to introduce scouting at primary schools as part ...Details»

Arrest warrant against Tarique Rahman

Arrest warrant against Tarique Rahman

An arrest warrant has been issued against BNP Senior Vice-chairman Tarique Rahman in the Zia Charitable Trust graft case.

Judge Abu ...Details»

'We will not pay for Trump border wall'

'We will not pay for Trump border wall'

Mexico will not pay for Donald Trump's border wall, the country's president has said in a message to the nation.

Enrique ...Details»

President asks police to deliver proper service

President asks police to deliver proper service

DHAKA: President Abdul Hamid yesterday asked the members of police force to deliver proper service, developing further a people-friendly attitude ...Details»

PM arrives in Gopalgonj

PM arrives in Gopalgonj

GOPALGONJ: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina arrived here this morning on a two- day visit.

She will inaugurate the 11th National Rover ...Details»

5 killed in Habiganj road accident

5 killed in Habiganj road accident

Five people, including a woman, were killed and seven others injured when a truck hit a microbus in Chunarughat upazila ...Details»

Police fired tear gas against hartal supporters

Police fired tear gas against hartal supporters

Police fired tear gas shells and water cannons against hartal supporters demanding cancellation of Rampal power plant project during National ...Details»

Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain to lead search committee

Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain to lead search committee

The Supreme Court’s Appellate Division judge Syed Mahmud Hossain has been named as the head of the search committee formed ...Details»