Day: February 22, 2020

Freshers’ orientation held at IU

A freshers' orientation programme was held at the Islamic University (IU) in Kushtia on Saturday amid festivity and much enthusiasm.IU English department organised the programme at the gallery of the university's Rabindra-Nazrul arts building in the mo...
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Cosmos Dialogue on Foreign Policy begins in city

A symposium titled Values or Their Absence in Foreign Policy began at Six Seasons Hotel in the city on Saturday morning.Krishnan Srinivasan, a former Indian Foreign Secretary, scholar, author and Deputy Secretary-General of the Commonwealth of Nations,...
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Home Minister outlines strategy against drugs

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal on Saturday said the drug addicts will not get government jobs since Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina strictly directed that no one can enter government service without dope test.The minister said this while addressing ...
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2021 to be declared as ‘Tourism Year’: Mahbub

State Minister for Civil Aviation and Tourism Md Mahbub Ali on Saturday said an initiative is being taken to declare 2021 as the 'Tourism Year' marking the golden jubilee of the country's independence.Work is underway to declare the coming year as the ...
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President in Chattogram on three-day tour

President Abdul Hamid on Saturday arrived in Chattogram on a three-day tour to attend different programmes.A VVIP helicopter carrying the President landed on the premises of Artillery Centre and School (AC and S) in the afternoon.The Army chief, Chatto...
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Banking sector now hostage to a quarter: CPD

Distinguished Fellow of the Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) Dr Debapriya Bhattacharya on Saturday alleged that the country's banking sector is now hostage to a handful of individuals and organisations.He made the allegation while addressing a press br...
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