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Young leaders for strengthening EC for fair polls

Dhaka, Sept 21 (UNB) – The young leaders of different political parties and youth organisations on Thursday called for strengthening the Election Commission (EC) to hold the next general electionRead More...

80,000 sacks rice seized in Ctg 

Chittagong, Sept 21 (UNB) – A mobile court here on Thursday seized 80,000 sacks of rice from a warehouse in Pahartoli Sagorika BSCIC area in the city on Thursday afternoon.

Rice prices up as govt stock dwindles: BNP   

Dhaka, Sept 21 (UNB) – BNP senior leader Abdullah Al Noman on Thursday alleged that the rice prices have marked an unusual rise as the government has failed to stockpileRead More...

DU ‘Kha’ unit admission test on Friday 

Dhaka, Sept 21 (UNB)- The first year honors admission test of Dhaka University (DU) “Kha” unit under academic session of 2017-2018 will be held on Friday 

Peaceful celebration of Durga Puja demanded 

Dhaka, Sep 21 (UNB) – Bangladesh Mahila Parishad (BMP), a voluntary organization working for women, on Thursday urged the government to take necessary steps so that the people of theRead More...

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70,000 pregnant women among Rohingya refugees: Nasim

Dhaka, Sept 17 (UNB) - Health Minister Mohammad Nasim on Sunday said some 70,000 women out of the Rohingya people who have taken shelter in Bangladesh in the face of ...

India supports BD’s stance over Rohingya issue, Sushma tells Hasina

Dhaka, Sep 14 (UNB) - Indian Minister for External Affairs Sushma Swaraj on Thursday night expressed her government’s full support to Bangladesh’s stance over Rohingya issue.

Resolve Rohingya crisis ‘before it’s too late’, PM to OIC

She seeks urgent humanitarian assistance for Rohingya refugees

New York, Sept 20 (UNB) - Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has called upon the OIC member states to show a unity for solving the Rohingya crisis before it is too ...

Dutch investors keen to invest in potato farming 

Dhaka, Sept 16 (UNB) – Dutch traders have shown their strong interest to invest in potato farming in Bangladesh aiming to increase the production of the tuberous crop. 

Hasina woos global support at UNGA over Rohingya issue   

New York, Sept 19 (UNB) - Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina had talks with a number of dignitaries attending the UNGA, including US President Donald Trump, here when they assured her ...

EC to halt Rohingyas entry into voter list

Fake submission identified in Cox's Bazar

Dhaka, Sept 18 (UNB) - The Election Commission (EC) has taken stringent measures to halt any attempt by Rohingya people in the country who are likely to produce fake documents ...

EPC deal signed to build 150 MW furnace oil-based power plant

Dhaka, Sep 17 (UNB) – Midland East Power Ltd, a local private company, on Sunday signed an EPC (engineering, procurement construction) contract with a Chinese-Bangladeshi consortium for construction of a ...

ICRC appeals to fund critical operation in BD, Myanmar 

Dhaka, Sept 16 (UNB) - The ICRC has expressed grave concern over the violence and its effect on all people in the northern areas of Rakhine in Myanmar as well ...

PM for deeper understanding within South

New York, Sept 21 (UNB) - Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has underscored the need for promoting a deeper understanding and broader exchange within the South aiming to go far and ...

DU Cha Unit admission test held

Dhaka, Sept 16 (UNB) - The admission test (general knowledge) of Fine Arts Faculty under Cha-Unit for entry into first-year honours for the session 2017-2018 of the University of Dhaka ...