Day: January 10, 2020

PM pays homage to Bangabandhu

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Friday paid rich tributes to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on the occasion of the Historic Homecoming Day of the architect of the country's independence.She paid the homage by placing wreaths at the...
read more

Guillermo Heredia agrees to deal with Pirates

Outfielder Guillermo Heredia agreed Thursday to a one-year contract with the Pittsburgh Pirates.Heredia, who turns 29 on Jan. 31, hit .225 with five homers and 20 RBIs in 231 plate appearances last season for the Tampa Bay Rays, who declined to offer h...
read more

Manirampur farmers making money by broccoli farming

The farming of broccoli is gaining popularity among farmers in Manirampur upazila of Jashore district as they found it more profitable than conventional vegetables.Farmers are showing more interest in the broccoli cultivation due the high demand of the...
read more

Joynal reappointed President’s press secretary

The government has reappointed Joynal Abedin as the President's press secretary for the next three years on contractual basis.The Public Administration Ministry issued a notification on Thursday in this regard.As per the notification, his appointment w...
read more

Sakhawat Hossain Shafiq made AL organising secretary

Sakhawat Hossain Shafiq has been made the organising secretary of ruling party Awami League (AL).Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday selected Shafiq for the position and also distributed divisional duties among the Joint-General Secretaries and Or...
read more

2 inter-city trains to make stoppages in Sitakunda

From now on, the residents of Sandwip and Sitakunda will not need to travel to Chattogram Railway Station to catch Dhaka-bound trains.They will be able to board trains bound for the capital from Sitakunda's Kumira Railway Station.The decision came into...
read more