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Sri Lanka grinds to political halt amid...

Sri Lanka grinds to political halt amid...

South Asia

Thu, Nov 15 2018

Parliament passed the no-confidence motion against recently appointed Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa...

Narcotics Control Bill passed with death...

Death penalty for dealing yaba

Parliament

Sat, Oct 27 2018

The stern punishments have been proposed as yaba has spread across Bangladesh on a massive scale in recent...

PM: Nobody in the country will remain...

PM: Nobody in the country will remain...

Parliament

Thu, Oct 25 2018

She delineated the government’s work to mitigate the housing crisis

Parliament passes Standards of Weights...

Parliament passes Standards of Weights...

Parliament

Tue, Oct 23 2018

In addition, there is a provision in the draft law for one year in jail or a fine of Tk1 lakh for non-standard...

BSTI Bill placed in parliament with...

BSTI Bill placed in parliament with...

Parliament

Sun, Oct 21 2018

Industries Minister Amir Hossain Amu placed the bill on Sunday, which was then sent to the Parliamentary...

Bill on government jobs placed in...

Bill on government jobs placed in...

Law & Rights

Sun, Oct 21 2018

The bill includes provision that requires ACC to get permission before arresting a government...

Parliament session to run till Thursday...

Parliament session to run till Thursday...

Parliament

Sun, Oct 21 2018

The session will start at 4:15pm on each working day

Last session of 10th parliament begins...

Last session of 10th parliament begins...

Government Affairs

Thu, Oct 18 2018

This session will be very short, but the proceedings and tenure of the session are yet to be

President signs 11 bills into law

President signs 11 bills into law

Statecraft

Mon, Oct 1 2018

The 22nd session of the 10th parliament, which was prorogued on September 20, had passed a total of 18...

Suggestions on quota likely to be placed...

Suggestions on quota likely to be placed...

Government Affairs

Wed, Sep 26 2018

The body, led by Cabinet Secretary Mohammad Shafiul Alam on September 17, recommended abolishing the...

Parliament passes freedom fighters welfare...

Parliament passes freedom fighters welfare...

Parliament

Fri, Sep 21 2018

The Bangladesh Freedom Fighters Welfare Trust Bill, 2018 was unanimously passed by voice votes on Wednesday...

Manufacturing Industries Workers Bill...

Manufacturing Industries Workers Bill...

Parliament

Thu, Sep 20 2018

The state  minister says the proposed act will help implement the NWPC-recommended wage structure...

Sexual Harassment Prevention Law to...

Sexual Harassment Prevention Law to...

Law and Rights

Thu, Sep 20 2018

The deputy speaker asked Navana Aktar, MP to pilot the bill

Digital Security Bill passes amid free...

Digital Security Bill passes amid free...

Parliament

Wed, Sep 19 2018

The new law brings tougher punishment for illegally accessing and destroying any important information...

House passes dowry prohibition

House passes dowry prohibition

Parliament

Sun, Sep 16 2018

Provision of 5 years jail for demanding dowry has been incorporated

Road Transport Bill 2018 placed in the...

Road Transport Bill 2018 placed in the...

Parliament

Thu, Sep 13 2018

Maximum 5-year jail for death or serious injuries by reckless driving

Parliament passes Textile Bill

Parliament passes Textile Bill

Bangladesh

Thu, Sep 13 2018

State Minister for Textiles and Jute Mirza Azam tabled the bill and it was passed by voice vote on...

New commission to be formed to identify...

New commission to be formed to identify...

Parliament

Wed, Sep 12 2018

Some people and organizations from both home and abroad were indirectly involved in the conspiracy, says...

Parliament goes into session Sept

Parliament goes into session Sept

Parliament

Mon, Aug 20 2018

The session will begin at 5pm on September 9, according to a press statement

Prerequisite to a free and fair...

Prerequisite to a free and fair...

Opinion

Mon, Jul 9 2018

Our political parties must work together

Tofail: Nuisance by hijras in public...

Tofail: Nuisance by hijras to be...

Parliament

Fri, Jul 6 2018

The number of hijras in the country is now 11,039 as per statistics of Social Service Department