Author Archives: newsadmin

Pakistan High Commission removes distorted image of Bangladesh flag from its Facebook page

Staff Reporter The Pakistan High Commission in Dhaka removed the distorted image of Bangladesh flag from its Facebook page on Sunday morning upon an order of Bangladesh’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs in this regard. The High Commission uploaded the merged image of Bangladesh and Pakistan flags as the cover photo of their official Facebook page last Thursday. Since then, the ...

Ex-minister Eng Mosharraf Hossain MP accorded civic reception in London

Sakhi Khatun from London Greater Chittagong Association UK in London has accorded civic reception to Chittagong’s meritorious son, veteran politician, former minister, Presidium Member of Bangladesh Awami League, heroic freedom fighter Engineer Mosharraf Hossain MP recently , who is visiting Britain now. The reception ceremony was held at Chittagong Center, 113 New Road, White Chapel. It was presided over by ...

PM calls for setting up fish processing industries

Staff Reporter Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday urged the new generation to come forward for establishing fish processing industries, aiming to increase the number of export items and earn foreign exchange. “We can process the fish or we can produce various types of products from fish and export those, any country in the world will import those. I think ...

365 MW power plant in Ghorashal goes out of order, Desco areas see 3-hr power cuts

Staff Reporter Consumers in the areas under Dhaka Electric Supply Company Limited (Desco) experienced load shedding for over three hours on Saturday while those in the areas under Dhaka Power Supply Company Limited (DPDC) saw no power cuts. According to official sources, a forced shutdown of a power plant in Ghorashal Power Station triggered such a huge load shedding in ...

Former MP of Rangpur Karim Uddin Bharsa passes away

Rangpur Correspondent Former Jatiya Party MP of Rangpur Karim Uddin Bharsa (88) passed away Saturday, July 23, around 12 noon at Evercare Hospital, a private hospital in Dhaka, after being infected with COVID-19. Inna Allahi Wa Inna Ilaihi Rajiun. Prominent industrialist Karim Uddin Bharsa was elected as Member of Parliament three times in two constituencies of Rangpur. Karim Uddin Bharsa ...

Shop employee killed by in Sylhet, 5 arrested

Sylhet Bureau A shop employee was strangled to death while stealing a shop at Fenchuganj in Sylhet. The employee named Subal Biswas (38) worked in the shop of a person named Nishi Babu in Mokambazar of Ghilachhra upazila. According to local sources, the murder took place in the shop around 12:30 on Wednesday night. After receiving the news, Fenchuganj police ...

World Population Day observed in Manikganj

Mohammad Younus Ali, Manikganj World Population Day was celebrated in Manikganj and Mahadevpur Union was selected as the best union in the district. A discussion meeting was held on Thursday afternoon in the conference room of the District Commissioner’s office on the theme of ‘800 Crore Earth: Ensuring the opportunities, choices and rights of all and building a vibrant future’. ...

Young man dies in Kamalganj

Moulvibazar Correspondent A tea worker named Ratiram Naik (40) of a neighboring house died in a well while trying to stop a family quarrel between two brothers in the double chhara tea garden of Shamshernagar union of Kamalganj upazila of Moulvibazar. This incident happened last Wednesday at 11:30 pm. Police have arrested 2 accused brothers in this incident.’ According to ...

35 primary schools not started teaching in Sylhet

Sylhet Bureau Teaching activities have not started in 35 schools of Sylhet yet after the severe floods. Out of this, 23 schools are submerged in flood water. The officials said.22 schools are being used as flood shelters. Besides, 607 educational institutions of secondary level of Sylhet have opened since Wednesday. Although no school has been closed, the attendance rate is ...

1291 landless families get Prime Minister’s gift houses in7 upazilas in Bhola

Sabbir Alam Babu, Bhola Among 1291 families in Bhola Sat Upazila, among the homeless and landless families, dream houses and laand were handed over as a gift from Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. 26 thousand 229 more houseless and landless families across the country received houses as a gift from Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina under the third phase of the Prime ...