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President, PM mourn Ershad’s death

President, PM mourn Ershad’s death

Bangladesh

Sun, Jul 14 2019

Ershad died on Sunday morning

Providing for the Rohingya

Providing for the Rohingya

Editorial

Thu, Jun 27 2019

The Rohingya have not received the adequate amount of support needed from the world

Boris Johnson wins key Brexit backing...

Boris Johnson wins key Brexit backing...

Europe

Wed, Jun 19 2019

Ahead of another round of voting in parliament, former Brexit secretary Dominic Raab said Johnson was...

Taking aim at Johnson, British PM hopefuls...

Taking aim at Johnson, British PM hopefuls...

Europe

Sun, Jun 16 2019

With former London mayor and foreign minister Johnson keeping a low profile, the other candidates have...

Infographic: Candidates hoping to become...

Infographic: Candidates hoping to become...

Europe

Tue, Jun 11 2019

The final candidates for the Tory leadership race to succeed Theresa May have been confirmed, with 10...

India to see big reforms in Modi's second...

India to see big reforms in Modi's second...

South Asia

Fri, May 31 2019

Rajiv Kumar, vice chairman of NITI Aayog, the government's main think tank said reforms include changes...

Infographic: Who could replace Theresa...

Infographic: Who could replace Theresa...

Europe

Mon, May 27 2019

Teresa May has said she will quit as Conservative leader on June 7, paving the way for some senior Conservatives...

Sheikh Hasina’s 38th Homecoming Day...

Sheikh Hasina’s 38th Homecoming Day...

Politics

Thu, May 16 2019

The Awami League will arrange discussion meetings and an art exhibition at the Engineers Institute in...

In happy Bhutan, the PM is a doc on...

In happy Bhutan, the PM is a doc on...

South Asia

Thu, May 9 2019

But Tshering is no ordinary doctor. During the week, he also happens to be prime minister in the Himalayan...

Protester arrested for egg toss at Australia...

Protester arrested for egg toss at Australia...

World

Tue, May 7 2019

Police did not disclose the protester's name

Palestinian president appoints ally...

Palestinian president appoints ally...

Middle East

Sun, Mar 10 2019

Abbas asked Shtayyeh, a member of the central committee of the Palestinian president's Fatah...

Get all the chemicals out

Get all the chemicals out

Editorial

Fri, Mar 8 2019

Prioritizing human rights and safety does not have to come at the cost of development and progress

Thailand's junta chief says he will...

Thailand's junta chief says he will...

East Asia

Fri, Feb 8 2019

Prayuth, the army chief who seized power from a democratic government in a 2014 coup and made himself...

How much do ministers get paid?

How much do ministers get paid?

Government Affairs

Tue, Jan 8 2019

Medical expenses of ministers and their immediate family members and dependents are borne by the...

New 47-member cabinet takes oath

New cabinet takes oath

Government Affairs

Mon, Jan 7 2019

Sheikh Hasina has been sworn in as the prime minister for third consecutive term

Sheikh Hasina addresses rally in...

Sheikh Hasina addresses rally in...

Election

Sat, Dec 22 2018

The prime minister, also the Awami League president, reached Sylhet Satuday morning

Is AL headed for a comfortable

Is AL headed for a comfortable

Shah Ali Farhad

Fri, Dec 14 2018

By all estimates, the ruling party looks set for a third term

Is continuity necessary for...

Is continuity necessary for...

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Mon, Nov 12 2018

It is high time our thinking went beyond economic growth, towards a more equitable society 

PM inaugurates BGB’s Ramu headquarters,...

PM inaugurates BGB’s Ramu headquarters,...

Military Affairs

Thu, Nov 8 2018

The opening ceremony was held at BGB headquarters in Pilkhana, Dhaka

Sri Lanka's ousted PM: US, Japan freeze...

Sri Lanka's ousted PM: US, Japan freeze...

South Asia

Sun, Nov 4 2018

President Maithripala Sirisena fired him last month after months of tensions within the government and...

PM inaugurates 321 uplift schemes

PM inaugurates 321 uplift schemes

Development

Thu, Nov 1 2018

At the event, senior Awami League leader Mirza Azam gifted the PM with a locally-made muslin saree