• Thursday, Nov 15, 2018
  • Last Update : 12:22 pm
Ministers Nurul Islam, Matior Rahman,...

All four technocrat ministers quit

Government Affairs

Tue, Nov 6 2018

Earlier in the day, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina directed the four technocrat ministers to quit the...

Cabinet nod to three RPO amendments,...

Cabinet clears way for EVMs in national...

Statecraft

Mon, Oct 29 2018

The move comes amid opposition from different political parties

Draft law cleared with jail time for...

Draft law cleared with jail time for...

Government Affairs

Mon, Oct 15 2018

The aim of the Broadcast Law 2018 is to bring discipline in broadcast media, says the Cabinet...

Cabinet clears Narcotics Control Act...

Death for trafficking, selling

Statecraft

Mon, Oct 8 2018

The new law will cover all sorts of narcotic substances, says the Cabinet secretary

Cabinet endorses policy to promote locally...

Cabinet endorses policy to promote locally...

Government Affairs

Mon, Sep 10 2018

The Cabinet secretary says a target has been set in the policy to produce 500,000 motorcycles by 2021...

No arresting government employees without...

No arresting government employees without...

Government Affairs

Tue, Aug 21 2018

The approval was given in the weekly meeting of the cabinet held yesterday at Prime Minister’s...

Cabinet approves Road Transport

Road Transport Act draft with 5yr jail...

Law & Rights

Mon, Aug 6 2018

Five-year imprisonment, Tk5 lakh fine for maximum penalty; capital punishment for ‘voluntary’...

Cabinet nod to donation collection for...

Cabinet nod to donation collection for...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jul 31 2018

The approval came in a Cabinet meeting held with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in the chair at her...

Tougher punishment for false mental...

Tougher punishment for false mental...

Law & Rights

Mon, Jul 16 2018

Cabinet approves Mental Health Act draft, which will replace the 105-year-old Lunacy Act

Cabinet approves new policy to ensure...

Cabinet approves new agriculture...

Government Affairs

Mon, Jul 9 2018

The Cabinet also approved in principle the draft of the 'Bangladesh Shishu Academy Bill...

Cabinet forms committee to review Tariff...

Cabinet forms committee to review Tariff...

Statecraft

Mon, Jun 4 2018

The principal secretary to the PMO will be as the convener of the committee

BSTI law to be overhauled; draft...

BSTI law to be overhauled; draft...

Statecraft

Mon, May 28 2018

The Cabinet on Monday approved the draft of "The Bangladesh Standards and Testing Institution...

Ministers, state ministers, and secretaries...

Ministers, state ministers, and secretaries...

Government Affairs

Mon, May 21 2018

No limit will be placed on their mobile phone bills either

Quota reform: Demonstrators leave streets,...

Quota reform: Demonstrators leave streets,...

Bangladesh

Mon, May 14 2018

In the face of continued demonstrations, the prime minister on April 11 had announced that the government...

India approves death penalty for rape...

India approves death penalty for rape...

South Asia

Sat, Apr 21 2018

There were 40,000 rapes reported in 2016 and the victims were children in 40% of those cases.

'Health protection law on the...

'Health protection law on the...

Health & Wellness

Thu, Apr 5 2018

The state minister disclosed it while talking to reporters at a press briefing in his office at the...

Cabinet congratulates Sheikh Hasina...

Cabinet congratulates Sheikh Hasina...

Bangladesh

Tue, Mar 20 2018

Singapore-based research firm “Statistic International” in its survey report said Sheikh Hasina was selected...

Merkel Cabinet complete as SPD claims...

Merkel Cabinet complete as SPD claims...

Europe

Fri, Mar 9 2018

The German chancellor is due to formally launch her fourth-term government next Wednesday

127,198 Bangladeshis to perform Hajj...

127,198 Bangladeshis to perform Hajj...

Bangladesh

Mon, Feb 26 2018

All the pilgrims will have to carry machine readable passports for performing Hajj this year

Cabinet approves draft of BADC Act

Cabinet approves draft of BADC Act

Bangladesh

Tue, Feb 6 2018

'If anyone (farmers) defies any notice issued by BADC he or she will be fined Tk10,000'

Execution of Cabinet decisions...

Execution of Cabinet decisions...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jan 22 2018

A total of 68 decisions have been taken in eight cabinet meetings from October 1 to December 31,...