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BSF aircraft crashes near Delhi, 10 dead

An aircraft crashed into a wall and burst into flames on the outskirts of the Indian capital, New Delhi, on Tuesday, killing all 10 people on board, officials said. The Super King plane, chartered by the Border Security Force (BSF), was heading to the eastern city of Ranchi when it crashed shortly after taking off, a spokesman for the security ...

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Ruta demands review of pay scale changes

By Jahidul Islam Joy, Rajshahi University Correspondent :: Rajshahi University Teachers Association (RUTA) demanded that the government review a December 15 gazette an alternative system for public university teachers in the 8th  National pay scale replacing the grade and time scale in a statement on Tuesday signed by Ruta  President Prof Dr. Anando Kumar Shaha and general secretary Prof Rezaul ...

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BGB Day : Perform duties with patriotism, PM tells to BGB

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today asked  Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) to perform their duties with utmost honesty and patriotism to uphold the dignity of the border force and earn public confidence. Prime Minister also asked BGB personnel to remain alert so that incident like the 2009 BDR mutiny does not recur in the future. The prime minister was addressing at ...

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RU student held for proxy in RAKUB exam

By Jahidul Islam Joy Rajshahi University :: The authority of Rajshahi University (RU) detained two students and handed over police including a RU student in charge of proxy at Rajshahi Krisi Unnoun Bank (RAKUB) second class rank officer   appointment  exam. They were detained from at university Second Science building on during second shift exam at  around 11.30 am on Friday. ...

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President, PM pay homage to Liberation War martyrs

President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday paid rich tributes to the martyrs of the Liberation War by placing wreaths at the National Memorial in Savar on Wednesday morning, marking the 45th Victory Day. The President placed a wreath at the altar of the National Mausoleum at 6.34 am and stood there in solemn silence for some ...

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45th Victory Day being observed today

The 45th Victory Day is being observed today, Wednesday, in the country with due solemnity and rich tributes paid to the martyrs of the Liberation War of 1971. The day commenced with a 31-gun salute followed by rich tributes of president Abdul Hamid and prime minister Sheikh Hasina at National Memorial at Savar in the early hours. On this day ...

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No IS; motives behind recent incidents domestic: PM

Ruling out again the existence of militant outfit Islamic State (IS) in Bangladesh, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday said investigations have revealed that the motives behind recent incidents in the country were primarily domestic. “There’s no IS in Bangladesh…So far probes into the [recent] incidents [killings] have revealed that their [killers] motives were primarily domestic, and our law enforcement ...

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BTRC’s idle money to set up bus WiFi, rural connectivity

The much-talked about social obligatory fund (SOF) of the telecom regulator would be used for expanding connectivity in remote areas, setting up WiFi at student carrying public bus and financing at technology-based innovation. “We’ve decided primarily to use the SOF, which remains idle, for expanding connectivity in remote and rural areas in both ways – optical fiber and wireless connection ...

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Only open democratic process can help achieve full potential: US

Appreciating Bangladesh’s leadership role in crucial areas, the United States on Sunday said every country, including Bangladesh, can only achieve its full potential when national debates are channeled through ‘peaceful and open democratic process’. Visiting US Undersecretary of State for Political Affairs-Designate Thomas A Shannon said, “Municipal elections are coming up later this month and I hope everyone will make ...

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