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Khaleda can even leave her own party, but not the side of Jamaat: Awami League

Khaleda can even leave her own party, but not the side of Jamaat: Awami League The Awami League’s Publicity Secretary Hasan Mahmud has said BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia can even leave her party but not the side of her key ally Jamaat-e-Islami. He said on Friday the 20-Party alliance leader’s joining an Iftar hosted by Jamaat the previous day indicated ...

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Eight killed in Cox’s Bazar flash flood, storm

At least eight people have been killed in flash flood, storm and landslide in Cox’s Bazar. Seven others were injured and two were reported missing. Five were killed in flash flood at Ramu, and two died after trees fell on them during the storm at Saint Martin’s Island. A child was killed in a landslide at Ghonar Parha hill in ...

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BGB Nayek Razzak being moved to Dhaka, will receive medical care in Peelkhana

BGB Nayek Abdur Razzak, who was returned by Myanmar eight days after his abduction by their border forces, is being moved to Dhaka for treatment. Commander of the Teknaf Battalion, Lt Col Abu Jar Al Jahid, said an ambulance carrying the border guard had set off for Dhaka. “Razzak will be treated in our hospital at Peelkhana.” The BGB man ...

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Dr. G- Kibria new chairman Bangladesh Astrology society

Astrologist Dr. G- Kibria has been elected new chairman of  Bangladesh Astrology society Executive Committee  at its Three Annul genaral  meeting. President of City University managing committee and former Member of Parliament M Moqbul Hossain and GM of Bangladesh Bank Dr. Abul kalam attended the function as special guests.Two Hundred of Society Member Attended the genaral Meeting. After being elected ...

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PM warns against possible future violence by BNP-Jamaat

Noting that BNP-Jamaat with their subversive acts before the January-5 polls and also after January-5 this year have led to the country to colossal loss alongside burning people to death, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday warned that her government is firm to prevent such violence. Sheikh Hasina this replying to a tabled question from ruling party MP Shamsul Haque ...

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AL to take country to desired destination: Syed Ashraf

The ruling Awami League (AL) General Secretary Syed Ashraful Islam yesterday said that the country will reach its desired destination under the leadership of the party. “The history of Awami League is the history of dedication and achievements. The party is working hard to take the country forward and I believe the country will reach its desired destination under the ...

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Roadside mango stalls do brisk business

With summer, mangoes—popularly known as the king of fruits in the country—are now being showcased at several temporary stalls in the capital, such as the Rajshahi Mango Fair, at Rampura, Badda, Malibag, Mirpur, Dhanmondi, Uttara, Gulshan, Gulistan and other locations. Almost all the popular varieties of mangoes, such as Langra, Gopalbhog, Himsagar, Aam Rupali, Guti Aam and Harivanga, can be ...

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Taskforce to ensure safe Eid journeys: Quader

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader yesterday said special taskforce will be in the field to ensure safe journey of home-bound people during the Eid-ul-Fitr, reports BSS. A taskforce will be formed on Tuesday (today) consisting of members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB), Police, Fire Service and Civil Defence and transport related organisations’ leaders. He said this while addressing ...

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Port city to have country’s longest flyover

The Chittagong Development Authority (CDA) is going to build the country’s longest flyover in the port city at a cost of some Tk. 3,500 crore. The 23-km-long flyover will connect Muradpur to Shah Amanat International Airport, CDA officials said. The on-going construction of 5.2-km-long Akhtaruzzaman Chowdhury flyover, form Muradpur to Lalkhan Bazar, will be extended to the airport, officials said. ...

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