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President Abdul Hamid performs ‘Ziarat’ in Sylhet

Sylhet Office : President Md. Abdul Hamid performed ‘Ziarat’ at the shrines of Hazrat Shahjalal (RA) and Hazrat Shahporan (RA) in Sylhet. He arrived at Sylhet MAG Osmani International Airport by helicopter on Wednesday (January 8) at 12:30 pm. He first visited the shrine of Hazrat Shahjalal (RA) and later Hazrat Shahporan (RA). At 3 pm, the President Md. Abdul ...

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Underground power supply started in Sylhet

Sylhet Office : The country’s first underground power transmission line has started in Sylhet city. On Sunday, about half a kilometer underground power transmission was introduced from the city’s eastern gate of the Hazrat Shahjalal (RA) shrine. Meanwhile, the customers, so far, have not faced any problems though it was launched for the first time. On that day, the wires ...

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President to attend SUST convocation on Wednesday

SUST Correspondent : President M Abdul Hamid will attend the third convocation of Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) on Wednesday afternoon. Abdul Hamid, also the Chancellor of the university, will preside over the event on the campus, President’s Press Secretary M Joynal Abedin told BSS this evening. The head of the state will also offer doa at the ...

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SUST set to hold its 3rd convocation Wednesday

  SUST Correspondent : Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) has taken a colourful look as it has completed all necessary preparations to hold its third convocation on Wednesday. The third convocation of the university is going to be held after a 12 years break as the second one was held on December 6, 2007 while the first one ...

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Feels good to help others as Rotarian: Minister Mozammel

Mentioning that helpless people around the world are being benefited by the services of Rotary, Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Haque on Saturday said it feels good to help others as a Rotarian. “More than 1.2 million Rotarians in 3,000 Rotary clubs in the world are engaged in humanitarian services. I feel proud as a Rotarian for the last ...

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Tigress resume training in Sylhet from Jan 7

PREPARATION FOR WOMEN’S WORLD CUP T20 Photo: Courtesy Bangladesh national women’s cricket team yet another will resume their training camp ahead of the upcoming edition of the ICC Women’s World Twenty20-2020. The extravaganza of the women’s event will be played in Australia in between February 21 and March 8. The Tigress are all set to fly for Australia on February ...

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Adopt ‘can-do’ approach: FM to students

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen and other guests at a function at Bangladesh Shishu Academy auditorium in Dhaka on Saturday, Jan 4, 2020. Photo: Courtesy Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen on Saturday urged students to adopt the ‘can-do’ approach to achieve their goals and establish themselves in society in a meaningful way. “You have to have that confidence ...

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Sylhet Wildlife Conservation Centre: 25 animals die in one year

Experts say the animals are dying because of inadequate food, mismanagement and poorly made cages and pens Photo: A zebra climbing a hillock at the Sylhet Wildlife Conservation Centre in Tilagarh Eco Park in the city. Sylhet Office : The Sylhet Wildlife Conservation Centre was inaugurated in November 2018 with 58 animals. However, as many as 25 of them have ...

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Bumper winter vegetable yield delights Sylhet farmers

Sylhet Office : The bumper production of winter vegetables brought back smiles on farmers’ faces in the bordering Gowainghat upazila of Sylhet. Local vegetable markets have now been turned into bustling places as growers and wholesalers are busy trading newly harvested vegetables. The price is good too, they said. In the Jaflong vegetable market, farmers were waiting in long queues ...

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