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Plan underway for education TV channel: BD Minister

Dhaka, July 15 (UNB) – A plan is underway to launch an education TV channel to air all the good classes of good teachers, taking the benefits to rural students, said Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni. “We can show the good classes of good teachers of various schools through the TV channel simultaneously,” she said while replying to queries of ... Read More »

BD minister Obaidul Quader rules out gas price hike review

Dhaka, Jul 5 (UNB) – Transport Minister Obaidul Quader on Friday said that there is no scope to reconsider the decision of gas price hike. The minister was speaking at party president’s political office in Dhanmondi in the morning. He said that the gas price hike was logical.  “There’s no scope to review the decision,” he added. The average gas ... Read More »

Remove Ex-President Zia’s grave from JS area: BD minister

Dhaka, Jun 29 (UNB) – Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Haque on Saturday asked the authorities concerned to remove Ziaur Rahman’s grave, constructed going beyond the original design of Parliament areas, from the premises of the Jatiya Sangsad. “Some structures, including Zia’s grave, were constructed on the Jatiya Sangsad premises going beyond the original design. There are also some ... Read More »

Cyclone Fani caused Tk 5.36 bln of damage: BD Minister

Dhaka, May 9 (UNB)— The damage caused by cyclone Fani, which hit Bangladesh earlier this month, has been estimated to be Tk 536.61 crore, the government said Thursday. It affected the environment, infrastructure and livelihood of the people when it swept across the country. “The cyclone flooded 63,000 hectares of land and destroyed crops on 1,800 hectares,” State Minister for ... Read More »

No security threat of Sri Lanka-Type attack: BD Minister

Dhaka, April 22 – Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan said on Monday, like Sri Lankan Attack, there is no security threat in Bangladesh, yet law enforcement agencies of Bangladesh are prepared to tackle any untoward incident. He said, “Law-enforcement agencies are ready to face any situation,” Khan told reporters as he visited the residence of Awami League leader Sheikh Fazlul Karim ... Read More »

Foreign banks reluctant to disclose syphoned money: FM

Dhaka, April 19 – Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen yesterday said the banks of developed countries don’t want to disclose the information regarding the syphoning off the money by Bangladeshi nationals. He said his ministry would follow the directives of the law ministry regarding what can be done about freezing the bank accounts of Tarique Rahman and his wife Dr ... Read More »

It’s no accident, but killing: BD minister about highrise fire

Dhaka, Mar 29 (UNB) – Terming the Banani fire a killing incident not any accident, Housing and Public Works Minister SM Rezaul Karim on Friday promised that stern actions will be taken against those responsible for it, no matter how influential they are. “It’s not an accident, but murders. No one of those responsible for such a cruel carnage will be ... Read More »

Info Minister seeks global efforts for ‘Internet Ombudsman’

Dhaka, Feb 9 – Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud on Saturday said time has come to think globally and work together on how to deal with fake news and rumours on social media platforms through establishing an ‘Internet Ombudsman’ because freedom of media and accountability are equally important. “We need to discuss it deeply. Together, we’ll work out how the ... Read More »

Bd minister terms demand for reelection ‘childish’

Chattogram, Feb 2 (UNB) – Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud on Saturday characterised the BNP’s demand for reelection as a ‘childish desire’. “If anyone loses a football match and demands holding the match again, it’s nothing but the tears of children,” he said. The minister made his remark addressing a programme at Chattogram Zila Parishad auditorium as chief guest. He ... Read More »