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Last budget session of 10th parliament...

Last budget session of 10th parliament...

Parliament

Tue, Jun 5 2018

It is the last national budget of the current government as the next parliamentary elections will be...

National budget of Tk4,68,200 crore...

National budget of Tk4,68,200 crore...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jun 4 2018

This will be his 12th budget so far and also the last one of the current government in its second...

Budget session in parliament begins...

Budget session in parliament begins...

Parliament

Sun, Jun 3 2018

The budget session in parliament for the 2018-19 financial year will begin Tuesday morning. On

UK parliament lauds Bangladesh’s economic...

UK parliament lauds Bangladesh’s economic...

Foreign Affairs

Sun, May 27 2018

The UK parliament lauded the strategic partnership between the UK government’s Department of International...

Ershad: There's a drug lord in the...

Ershad: There's a drug lord in the...

Nation

Wed, May 23 2018

Ershad called on the government to enact a law with death penalty in the next parliamentary session to...

Parliament gets Tk332.53 crore budget...

Parliament gets Tk332.53 crore budget...

Bangladesh

Sun, May 20 2018

Of the total budget, Tk298.43 crore will be spent on non-development sector while Tk34.18 crore on development...

TIB: Quorum crises cost 10th parliament...

TIB: Quorum crises cost 10th parliament...

Bangladesh

Thu, May 17 2018

As per house rule, the presence of at least 60 MPs is required for a session, which is called

TIB: Offensive language used in parliament...

TIB: Offensive language used in parliament...

Bangladesh

Thu, May 17 2018

Due to this, parliament incurred losses of Tk12.76 crore

A threat to parliamentarianism

A threat to parliamentarianism

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Fri, May 11 2018

Those we elect as MPs need to be able to voice their opinions and vote their conscience

Lessons from Saudi Arabia

Lessons from Saudi Arabia

Nadeem Qadir

Mon, Apr 30 2018

Perhaps the Saudi crown prince has the right idea

Indian opposition moves to impeach chief...

Indian opposition moves to impeach chief...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 20 2018

Chief Justice Dipak Misra came under a cloud in January when the four next highest-ranking judges in...

PM says no more quotas in government...

PM says no more quotas in government...

Bangladesh

Wed, Apr 11 2018

The nationwide protests for quota reforms have apparently culminated in the overall repealing of all...

Firoz Rashid: Rapists should be put...

Firoz Rashid: Rapists should be put...

Bangladesh

Wed, Apr 11 2018

'If women cannot commute safely and if they fall prey to gang rape, the state and the government cannot...

Parliament passes Christian Religious...

Parliament passes Christian Religious...

Bangladesh

Wed, Apr 11 2018

The bill amended the Christian Religious Welfare Trust Ordinance, 1983.

Constitution (17th Amendment) Bill placed...

Constitution (17th Amendment) Bill placed...

Bangladesh

Wed, Apr 11 2018

The bill aims to reserve the 50 parliamentary seats exclusively for women for another 25 years.

Buddhist Religious Welfare Trust Bill...

Buddhist Religious Welfare Trust Bill...

Bangladesh

Wed, Apr 11 2018

The bill has been brought to amend the Buddhist Religious Welfare Trust Ordinance of 1983.

Parliamentary watchdog recommends scrapping...

Parliamentary watchdog recommends scrapping...

Education

Sun, Apr 1 2018

State Minister for Education Kazi Keramat Ali last month told the parliament that the government was...

Myanmar president pledges to amend army-scripted...

Myanmar president pledges to amend army-scripted...

South Asia

Fri, Mar 30 2018

In his first address to parliament, the famously straight-talking Win Myint has said he would focus on...

Obaidul Quader: Polls-time government...

Obaidul Quader: Polls-time government...

Politics

Wed, Mar 28 2018

The next election will be held as per the electoral procedures and it will not halt for anyone, says...

Women in parliament: Impressive only...

Women in parliament: Impressive only...

Bangladesh

Thu, Mar 8 2018

In the current parliament, there are a total of 71 women lawmakers, 50 of whom occupy reserved

Italy's League, 5-Star vie for power...

Italy's League, 5-Star vie for power...

Europe

Tue, Mar 6 2018

Sunday's biggest loser was former prime minister Matteo Renzi's Democratic Party that has ruled since...