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PM to handover 26,229 abodes to homeless families on Thursday

Staff Reporter As part of the government’s target to ensure housing for the landless and homeless people, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will hand over 26,229 more houses to landless and homeless families under the third phase of Ashrayan-2 Project on Thursday (July 21). “Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will virtually hand over deeds and keys of houses to the landless and ...

Pakistan’s Khan calls for early election after state assembly victory

International Desk Former Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan called again Monday for an early national election after his party seized control of the state assembly in Punjab, the country’s most populous province. Twenty seats were up for grabs in the Punjab by-election, which was seen as a popularity test for the former international cricket star dismissed by a no-confidence vote ...

Young man commits suicide in Kamalganj

Moulvibazar Correspondent A young man committed suicide by tying a towel around his neck with a fan in Rahimpur Union Kalenga village of Kamalganj upazila. The incident happened on Saturday night. Kamalganj police station recovered the body and sent it to Moulvibazar Sadar Hospital for post mortem. It is known Bayezid Mia (22) son of Khairul Islam Chowdhury of Kalenga ...

Bhola wedding feast with snake-bitten cow

Bhola Correspondent In Borhanuddin of Bhola, Bhuribhoj at wedding house with snake-bitten cow. Russell’s family carefully entertains the guests with the flesh of a cow bitten by a poisonous snake. On the occasion of the marriage ceremony of Noor Islam’s son Russell of Munsi village of Kachia Union No. 9 ward of the upazila, there was a complaint of slaughtering ...

Moulvibazar Pourashava announces Tk 260cr budget

Moulvibazar Correspondent Moulvibazar Municipality has announced a budget of Tk 260 crore 15 lakh 44 thousand 5 hundred 87 for the financial year 2022-23. Municipal Mayor Md. Fazlur Rahman announced this budget in the municipal boardroom on Sunday, July 17 at noon. In the budget speech, the mayor said that he took responsibility with a loan of 10 crore 85 ...

Gold price drops by Tk 1,166 per bhori

Staff Reporter The country’s jewellers authority has lowered the price of gold by Tk 1,166.4 to Tk 77,216 per bhori (11.664 grams) in the domestic market. Following fall in gold price in the international market, Bangladesh Jeweller’s Association (BAJUS) issued a press release announcing the new price on Sunday. The new price came at a meeting of BAJUS Standing Committee ...

Western dominance era ending: Tony Blair

International Desk OXFORDSHIRE: Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair has said for the first time in modern history the East can be on equal terms with the West, as the global dominance of the US and its allies comes to an end, reports RT.com. Due to the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic and the conflict in Ukraine, “for a large ...

RAB-5 arrested One with a foreign pistol in Rajshahi

Rajshahi Correspondent Rapid Action Battalion (RAB-5) arrested a youth named Riyad from Ramchandrapur area of Rajshahi with a foreign pistol. The arrested person Al Riyad (30) son of Nazirul Islam of Ramchandrapur area under Boalia police station. A press release sent by RAB informed that the operation was conducted in the area of Nazirul Islam’s residence at 12.15 pm on ...

AL wants competitive elections: Quader

Staff Reporter Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader today said the AL does not want uncontested elections, it wants competitive ones instead with participation of all political parties. “The Awami League never wants to score goals on an empty field. We want all political parties to join elections,” he told reporters after joining a ...

Moulvibazar’s daughter Dolly Begum becomes Deputy Leader in Canadian Parliament

Moulvibazar Correspondent After being elected MP for the second time, another success of Moulvibazar’s daughter Dolly has been added. He was nominated as the Deputy Leader of the Opposition in the Provincial Parliament of Ontario, Canada’s largest province. He is the deputy leader of the Canadian political party NDP and the opposition in the provincial parliament Nominated as deputy leader. ...