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SSC exam routine published

The routine for Secondary School Certificate (SSC) examinations 2022 has been published. The Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education released the routine for all educational boards on Sunday. According to the routine, SSC examination will begin on September 15 and continue till October 15. All examinations will be held from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm.

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11 additional judges appointed in High Court

Eleven additional judges have been appointed to the High Court. President M Abdul Hamid made the appointments for two years in line with Article 98 of the Constitution, said a gazette notification issued by Law and Justice Division on Sunday. The 11 newly appointed additional judges are – District and Sessions Judge Md Shawkat Ali Chowdhury, District and Sessions Judge ...

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AL submits annual financial report to EC

Awami League submitted its financial reports for 2021 to the Election Commission (EC) in the capital on Sunday. Treasurer of AL HN Ashikur Rahman MP submitted the party’s income and expenditure account to EC at Agargaon Nirbachan Bhaban in the capital this morning. AL’s publicity and publication secretary Dr Abdus Sobhan Golap, office secretary Barrister Biplob Barua and deputy office ...

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Train ticket mismanagement: HC stays Tk 2 lakh fine of Shohoz

The High Court on Sunday stayed the realisation Tk 2 lakh fine imposed by the Directorate of National Consumer Rights Protection (DNCRP) on e-ticketing platform Shohoz.com following a complaint by a Dhaka University student over irregularities in ticket sale. The HC bench of Justice Mohammad Khoshruzzaman and Justice Iqbal Kabir passed the order after hearing a writ filed by Shohoz, ...

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Hasina, Modi likely to inaugurate 1320mw Maitree Power Project in Sept

The 1320mw Maitree Super Thermal Power Station is expected to be inaugurated during Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s three-day visit to India in the first week of September. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina together with her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi will jointly inaugurate the power plant, reports The Hindustan Times on Sunday, reports UNB. While PM Hasina is expected to visit India ...

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Ex-Barishal City Corporation mayor Kamal passes away

Former mayor of Barishal City Corporation and BNP leader Ahsan Habib Kamal passed away at a hospital in Dhaka on Saturday night. He was 68. He breathed his last at 11pm while undergoing treatment at the United Hospital, said BNP media cell convenor Zahir Uddin Swapan. Kamal left behind his wife, a son, a daughter and a host of well-wishers ...

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Five crushed under bus in Gazipur

Five persons were killed after a bus ran over them at Kaliakair upazila in Gazipur on Saturday night. The deceased were Atiqul Islam, 35, Mehedi Hasan, 30, Saidul Islam Rubel, Shahin Uddin, 28, and Nazrul Islam, 34, an auto-rickshaw driver. The accident happened around 11pm at TNT Bottola area. A battery-run auto-rickshaw carrying four passengers hit by a bus when ...

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President Hamid visits Bangabandhu Military Museum

President M Abdul Hamid visited the Bangabandhu Military Museum at Bijoy Sarani in the city this evening. The ‘Bangabandhu Military Museum’ was built on 10 acres of land on the west side of the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Novo Theater at Bijoy Sarani in the capital. A world-class architecture, the museum exhibits the country’s military history, heritage, various weapons and ...

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Quader pushes transport system into anarchy: Fakhrul

Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader has pushed the entire transport system of the country into anarchy, BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir has said. “Hundreds of people are losing their lives in road accidents every day. Yesterday, 11 students, who were traveling in a microbus, killed when a train hit the vehicle. We are observing so many incidents ...

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Bangladesh seeks enhanced int’l cooperation in combatting human trafficking through modern technology

Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen attended as the Special Guest, the national consultation on ‘Combatting Human Trafficking in the Context of Technology Use and its Abuse’, organized by the Public Security Division and the Bangladesh UN Network on Migration. Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan was the Chief Guest, and high government officials as well as representatives from foreign diplomatic missions and ...

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