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PM Hasina pledges legal action against...

PM: Legal actions against vandalism...

Bangladesh

Sun, Apr 4 2021

Hefazat activists resorted to mayhem when the nation was set to celebrate 50 years of independence, she...

Bill placed in parliament to deal with...

Bill placed in JS to handle Hajj, Umrah...

Parliament

Sun, Apr 4 2021

Registration of any Hajj and Umrah agency can be cancelled for anomalies if the bill is passed

PM Hasina: Avoid public gatherings,...

PM: Virus spreading very rapidly this...

Parliament

Thu, Apr 1 2021

Sudden rise in infection being seen as people ignored hygiene rules after vaccination started, she...

12th session of parliament begins

12th session of parliament begins

Parliament

Thu, Apr 1 2021

The session will continue for a short period of time due to the growing transmission of the...

China approves sweeping electoral shake-up...

China approves sweeping electoral shake-up...

East Asia

Tue, Mar 30 2021

The measures are part of Beijing's efforts to consolidate its increasingly authoritarian grip over...

'Disgraceful' sex acts in parliament...

'Disgraceful' sex acts in parliament...

Oceania

Tue, Mar 23 2021

One aide was immediately fired, and the government has promised further action

OP-ED: Surrounded by loose cannons

OP-ED: Surrounded by loose cannons

Ziauddin Choudhury

Thu, Feb 25 2021

When running a tight ship, it is better to have intelligent foes than foolish friends

Speaker Shirin Sharmin gets Women of...

Shirin Sharmin wins Public Life and...

Bangladesh

Sat, Feb 6 2021

She won the award in recognition of her long work in women’s development

PM: Attempts on to spread propaganda...

PM: Attempts on to spread propaganda...

Bangladesh

Tue, Feb 2 2021

Bangladesh is marching forward and will do so braving all adversaries, she says

Winter session of parliament takes Chittagong...

Heated debate in parliament over Ctg...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jan 27 2021

Voting in the Chittagong City Corporation election is going on amid widespread violence on

Pecuniary jurisdiction of lower court...

Pecuniary jurisdiction of lower court...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jan 27 2021

The bill was placed in Parliament on January 

Finance Minister: Number of loan defaulters...

‘Number of loan defaulters over...

Parliament

Mon, Jan 25 2021

Amount of NPLs has gone down by more than Tk17,000 crore, AHM Mustafa Kamal tells parliament

Bill on governing travel agency business...

Parliament passes bill on travel agency...

Parliament

Mon, Jan 25 2021

The new law allows maximum six months' imprisonment or Tk5 lakh fine or both in the case of violation...

No bar to publish HSC results without...

No bar to publish HSC results sans...

Parliament

Sun, Jan 24 2021

The results will be published after coordinating 75% of the SSC and 25% of JSC-JDC results

PM Hasina pays courtesy call on President...

PM Hasina pays courtesy call on President...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jan 19 2021

During the meeting, the president lauded Prime Minister Hasina's courageous steps in tackling the...

JS: President Hamid addresses opening...

President Hamid calls for unity

Parliament

Mon, Jan 18 2021

He made the urge while addressing the opening day of its maiden session in 2021 of the 11th...

Kuwait's cabinet submits resignation...

Kuwait's cabinet submits...

Middle East

Wed, Jan 13 2021

It is not clear if the emir, who has the final say in matters of state, would accept the

Nepal heads to surprise election next...

Nepal dissolves parliament

South Asia

Sun, Dec 20 2020

The move plunges the Himalayan country, which has seen revolving-door governance since street protests...

S Africa's Ramaphosa faces no-confidence...

S Africa's Ramaphosa faces no-confidence...

Africa

Thu, Nov 26 2020

Ramaphosa's predecessor, Jacob Zuma, survived many no-confidence votes before being ousted by Ramaphosa's...

India plans to put off parliamentary...

Covid-19: India plans to put off parliamentary...

South Asia

Mon, Nov 23 2020

On Sunday, Delhi recorded more than 6,700 new cases, the highest daily rise among major cities. India's...

Parliament passes Bangladesh Madrasah...

Parliament passes Bangladesh Madrasah...

Parliament

Thu, Nov 19 2020

According to the Article 28 of the proposed law, there will be (legal) protection of the activities the...