Day: February 12, 2020

An unhappy birthday for Abrar’s family

Abrar Fahad's mother clearly remembers the day he was born.It was a foggy Thursday in 1998.The first time we celebrated his birthday was when he was admitted to school at 5, recalled his mother Rokeya Khatun.For these past few years, things have been d...
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Bangladesh Lighthouse Bill passed in Parliament

The 'Bangladesh Lighthouse Bill, 2020' was passed in Parliament on Wednesday making the existing the Lighthouse Act, 1927 a time-befitting one.State Minister for Shipping Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury tabled the Bill which was passed by voice vote.As per the...
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