Day: December 10, 2019

No mosque will be demolished on riverbanks: Khalid

DHAKA State Minister for Shipping Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury today said that any unauthorized mosques which were established on the bank of rivers will not be demolished.The mosques illegally established on the bank of rivers� Buriganga, Turag, Balu, Shit...
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Will we see the end of sexual harassment?

Bangladesh has achieved tremendous success in women's empowerment in the last decade. But the prevalence of sexual harassment in public places is still high.Sexual harassment has an inseparable link with women's disadvantaged status and subordinate pos...
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Outgoing Turkish envoy calls on Speaker

DHAKA Outgoing Turkey Ambassador to Bangladesh DevrimOzturk has paid a farewell call on Jatiya Sangsad Speaker Dr Shirin SharminChaudhury at her office.During the meeting, they discussed various issues including bilateralrelations, parliamentary friend...
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Kamal urges all to engage more in tax, VAT payment

DHAKA Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal today urged all concerned including the business community to engage themselves more in paying taxes including VAT and thus motivate others.Those who are eligible to pay tax and VAT will surely pay those. Please...
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ECNEC okays cost revision of HSIA extension project

DHAKA The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) today approved the first revision of the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (HSIA), 1st phase, Project with an additional cost of Taka 7,788.59 crore to cope with the increasing...
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No room for anti-liberation forces in AL: Quader

KHULNA Awami League (AL) General Secretary Obaidul Quader today called upon the local leaders and workers not to give any room to anti-liberation forces and their successors in the party.There will be no room for anti-liberation forces, terrorists, ext...
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