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Get ready for movement, says Khaleda

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia on Sunday urged people to get ready to take to the streets with ‘peaceful sit-in programmes after Eid-ul-Fitr to save the country from Awami League’s grasp. “We call upon people to be aware of Awami League. We all must get united to free the country from their (AL’s) clutches,” she said. Read More »

Warning signal 7 at sea ports for cyclonic storm

Dhaka – Coastal districts of Chittagong, Cox’s Bazar, Noakhali, Lakshmipur, Feni, Chandpur and their offshore islands and chars have been advised to hoist danger signal no. seven as cyclonic storm ‘Mora’ over East-central bay and adjoining area moved slightly North-Northeastwards over East-central bay and adjoining North bay. UNB news reported Read More »

PM attends milad for Wazed Miah

Dhaka – A milad and doa mahfil was arranged for Dr MA Wazed Miah, an eminent nuclear scientist and husband of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, at his Sudha Sadan residence at Dhanmondi on Tuesday marking his 8th death anniversary. UNB news agency reported Read More »

Tagore’s 156th birth anniversary observed

Dhaka – The 156th birth anniversary of Biswakobi Rabindranath Tagore was observed across the country on Monday– the 25 Baishakh of the Bangla Calendar. Tagore, who enriched the Bangla language and literature with his astounding talent and merit, was born on May 7, 1861. He composed hundreds of poems, stories and novels to take the literary creations to their zenith. ... Read More »

BNP ridicules Ershad’s new political alliance

BNP on Sunday ridiculed the Jatiya Party-led new political alliance, United National Alliance (UNA), saying all the parties there, except two, are created by HM Ershad. “We’ve heard the so-called domestic opposition party has formed an alliance with 58 parties. Of the parties, two have registration (with the Election Commission) and the rest are created by him (Ershad),” said BNP ... Read More »

May Day being observed

Dhaka – Amid a growing demand for a new salary structure for workers and ensuring their justified rights, the historic May Day is being observed in the country on Monday.May Day, also known as International Workers’ Solidarity Day, commemorates the historic uprising of working people in Chicago, USA at the height of a prolonged fight for an eight-hour workday.The day ... Read More »

Workers seek descent life as May Day to be observed Monday

Dhaka – Amid a growing demand for a new salary structure for workers and ensuring their justified rights, the historic May Day is going to be observed in the country on Monday.Trade unions and Readymade Garment (RMG) workers organisations have taken out elaborate programmes to mark the day and press home their demands. The day will also be observed across ... Read More »