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Govt knows how nat’l polls to be hold: CEC

Sunamganj Correspondent : Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) KM Nurul Huda has said that the government would be able to say whether or not the upcoming national election would be held under a non-partisan and neutral government. The CEC said this on Saturday while having a views-exchange meeting with local journalists at Jubilee High School playground in the district. The CEC ...

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EVMs to be used in next election if RPO amended: CEC

Photo: Chief Election Commissioner KM Nurul Huda talking to reporters after visiting the three-day development fair at Sylhet Alia Madrasah ground on Friday, October 5, 2018. Sylhet Office : Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) KM Nurul Huda on Friday said electronic voting machines (EVMs) will be used in the next general election on a small scale if the Representation of the ...

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SUST teacher dies of cardiac arrest while saying Juma

Md Khairulah. Photo: Courtesy SUST Correspondent : A teacher of Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) died of cardiac arrest while saying Juma prayers at the university central mosque on Friday. The deceased was identified as Md Khairulah, 35, an Associate Professor of Computer Science and Engineering department of the university. SUST Registrar Mohd Ishfaqul Hussain said Khairullah collapsed ...

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SUST Press Club gets new committee

Newly elected Shahjalal University Press Club President Ziaul Islam and General Secretary Junaid Ahmed. SUST Correspondent :  Members of Shahjalal University Press Club on Thursday elected the executive committee for the year of 2018-2019. The election began at 10:00 am on the campus and continued till 12:00 am, said chief election commissioner Prof Muhsin Aziz Khan of Industrial and Production ...

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Biman flight makes emergency landing in Sylhet

Sylhet Office :  An aircraft of Biman Bangladesh Airlines made an emergency landing amid panic among the passengers at Osmani International Airport here on Wednesday afternoon. The plane, however, landed safely with all passengers and cabin crews unhurt. Sources at the Airport said the flight BG-601 took off from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport at around 3:26 pm carrying 65 passengers ...

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Voting in Golapganj municipality by-polls underway

Sylhet Office : The by-election to Golapganj Municipality began on Wednesday with a peaceful manner. The polling that started around 8 am will continue till 4 pm without any break. However, no untoward incident took place till filling of this report around 11:30 am. Four candidates are contesting for the mayoral post of the municipality. They are Jakaria Ahmed Paplu ...

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Missing Jakiganj municipal councilor rescued

Photo: Jakiganj Municipality Councilor Shahbuddin Shakil. Sylhet Office : Police rescued Jakiganj Municipality Councilor Shahbuddin Shakil from Sarail in Brahmanbaria district on Tuesday morning four days after he reportedly went missing. His family members said Shahabuddin Shakil went missing on Friday night when he was going to attend an arbitration meeting around 10:30 pm. Later, his brother Awami League leader ...

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BNP to lose existence if it boycotts polls: Muhith

Photo: Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith speaking after attending a meeting with government officials of Sylhet district at the Deputy Commissioner’s office on Monday. Sylhet Office : Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith on Monday said BNP will lose its existence as a political party if it does not participate in the next general election. The minister came up ...

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Two-day job fair begins at SUST Wednesday

SUST Correspondent : A two-day job fair to be organised by Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) Career Club will begin on the campus on Wednesday. SUST Vice-chancellor Prof Farid Uddin Ahmed will inaugurate the career festival at 10 am at the basketball ground. Seminars, workshops, skill development programmes, career talks and other events to enrich the students’ knowledge ...

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50 BNP, Jamaat men sued in Habiganj

Habiganj Correspondent : A case was filed against 50 leaders and activists of BNP and Jamaat-e-Islami, including Bahubal upazila BNP unit president, on Thursday night in connection with recovery of crude and Molotov bombs. Abdur Rahim, sub-inspector of Babubal Model Police Station, filed the case on Thursday night mentioning 16 named people including BNP president Akoddos Ali Bablu and Jamaat ...

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