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Road Transport Act has no penalty for...

Road Transport Act has no penalty for...

Bangladesh

Mon, Mar 27 2017

From now on, one needs to pass eighth grade to be a driver

Bangladesh wants UN to move Genocide...

Bangladesh wants UN to move Genocide...

Bangladesh

Thu, Mar 23 2017

Liberation War Affairs Minister says Bangladesh will try to build support for the proposal through its...

Cabinet approves proposal to observe...

Cabinet approves proposal to observe...

Bangladesh

Mon, Mar 20 2017

Parliament earlier unanimously adopted a resolution declaring March 25 as Genocide Day during the 14th...

Anti-liberation elements banned from...

Anti-liberation elements banned from...

Bangladesh

Sun, Mar 5 2017

Awami League leaders and activists of district and upazila levels were asked to ensure the...

Government seals Bangbandhu Railway...

Government seals Bangbandhu Railway...

Bangladesh

Thu, Mar 2 2017

The 4.8km-long crossing over the Jamuna River will be constructed parallel to the existing Bangbandhu...

Why did the transport strike escalate...

Why did the transport strike escalate...

Nation

Wed, Mar 1 2017

A 30-hour countrywide transport strike caused a worker's death and two lost work days for a majority...

Transport strike called off

Transport strike called off

Bangladesh

Wed, Mar 1 2017

The strike had been causing severe discomfort for many commuters.

Obaidul: Solution by today to end transport...

Obaidul: Solution by today to end transport...

Bangladesh

Wed, Mar 1 2017

Another meeting will be held at Motijheel with the leaders of transport workers in the afternoon

Transport workers vandalise 5 vehicles...

Transport workers vandalise 5 vehicles...

Crime

Tue, Feb 28 2017

People across the country are suffering immensely due to the strike since most of them claimed to have...

Ministers at loggerheads over transport...

Ministers at loggerheads over transport...

Bangladesh

Tue, Feb 28 2017

The transport workers demand the release of Jamir Hossain, a bus driver sentenced to life in prison last...

Bangladesh officially recognises Kosovo...

Bangladesh officially recognises Kosovo...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, Feb 27 2017

Bangladesh has become the 114th country to recognise Kosovo's independence

Animal Welfare Act gets cabinet

Animal Welfare Act gets cabinet

Bangladesh

Mon, Feb 20 2017

The new Act has been prepared to protect animals, including pets and domesticated animals, from human...

Obaidul denies slapping Tangail MP,...

Obaidul denies slapping Tangail MP,...

Politics

Sun, Feb 19 2017

Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader has denied assaulting Sanwar Hossain, an Awami League lawmaker...

PM: WB's failed corruption claim brightens...

PM: WB's failed corruption claim brightens...

Bangladesh

Mon, Feb 13 2017

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said World Bank's failure to prove allegations of corruption in the...

Huda, two other ECs were Tariqat's...

Huda, two other ECs were Tariqat's...

Bangladesh

Tue, Feb 7 2017

Bangladesh Tariqat Federation, a ruling ally, recommended the names of the chief election commissioner...

President picks ex-bureaucrat KM Nurul...

President picks ex-bureaucrat KM Nurul...

Politics

Mon, Feb 6 2017

President Abdul Hamid has appointed former bureaucrat KM Nurul Huda as the next chief election commissioner...

Barguna 5th-grader gets new building...

Barguna 5th-grader gets new building...

Nation

Thu, Feb 2 2017

Fed up by the inadequate facilities in his school, a Class V student from Barguna took matters into his...

Awami League, BNP propose names for...

Awami League, BNP propose names for...

Politics

Tue, Jan 31 2017

Both parties declined to disclose the names they proposed

Cabinet okays port city development...

Cabinet okays port city development...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jan 2 2017

The meeting adopted a condolence proposal at the deaths of MP Manzurul Islam Liton and justice Bazlur...

Chunnu: No wage increase for RMG...

Chunnu: No wage increase for RMG...

Bangladesh

Tue, Dec 27 2016

The government has no plan to revise the wage of readymade garment workers, State Minister for Labour...

Defence chiefs to serve for 4 years...

Defence chiefs to serve for 4 years...

Bangladesh

Mon, Dec 12 2016

The cabinet has approved in principal a draft law fixing the tenure of the army, navy and air force chiefs...