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JnU JCD gets a new body

JnU Correspondent Asaduzzaman Aslam and Sujon Molla have been made president and general secretary of the newly formed committee of Jagannath University Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal (JCD) respectively. On Thursday, the five-member partial committee was announced through a circular signed by JCD central president Kazi Rownokul Islam Srabon and General Secretary Saif Mahmud Jewel. The three other office-bearers of the body ...

Grameen Telecom: Tk 250m graft detected in settlement of cases against Dr Yunus

Staff Reporter Illegal transactions involving some Tk 250 million have been found in the bank accounts of lawyers and union leaders of Grameen Telecom, an organisation of Nobel laureate Professor Dr Muhammad Yunus. The illegal transactions took place after the withdrawal of all 110 cases filed by ‘Grameen Telecom union of workers and employees’ against Yunus and his organisation Grameen ...

Suryabanu Jonakira finds address of her dreams in Char Fashion

Sabbir Alam Babu, Bhola Suryabanu and Jonakid had nothing to help. I had to return to someone else’s house after working all day. Now you can return home every day. Not just houses, there are two hundred acres of land in their own name, hygienic toilets, safe living facilities with a beautiful veranda. Surya Banu and Jonakir have been included ...

Sylhet DIG Mofiz Uddin distributes relief to Kulaura, Juri, Baralekha

Moulvibazar Correspondent Sylhet Range DIG Mofiz Uddin Ahmed (PPM) has distributed food items among flood-affected, water-logged and disadvantaged people in Kulaura, Juri and Baralekha upazilas of Moulvibazar. Rabeya in Kulaura municipal town on Wednesday afternoon He distributed the food items among more than three hundred people in front of the Rabeya Adarsh Government Primary School Shelter. Moulvibazar Superintendent of Police ...

Eid-ul-Azha to be celebrated in Bangladesh on July 10

Staff Reporter The Holy Eid-ul-Azha, one of the largest festivals of the Muslims, will be celebrated in Bangladesh on July 10. The decision was taken following moon sighting of Zilhajj month of Arabic calendar in the sky of the country on Thursday evening. The National Moon Sighting Committee conveyed their decision in a meeting at the conference room of the ...

Police Super distributes relief in Baniachong

Baniachng (Habiganj) Correspondent Habiganj Superintendent of Police SM Murad Ali distributed relief items among the flood victims in Baniachang. On Wednesday (June 29), he distributed dry food to Banavasi families in Chamakpur, Baghata and surrounding villages in Kagapasha Union No.6 of the upazila. He also distributed cooked food and clean drinking water to about 500 flood victims in various shelters ...

Banks asked to set up booths in cattle markets for detecting fake notes

Staff Reporter Bangladesh Bank (BB) has asked scheduled banks to set up booths in the cattle markets ahead of Eid-ul-Azha to detect fake or forged notes considering the huge cash transaction. To this end, the central bank asked the commercial banks to assign dedicated officers as coordinators of respective banks and mail the designations and mobile phone numbers of the ...

Govt attaches highest priority to check inflation in budget: PM tells JS

Staff Reporter Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said her government has attached the topmost priority on controlling the inflation rate in the budget against the backdrop of the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic coupled with the Russia-Ukraine war and disruption of supply chain. Taking part in the discussion on the national budget for 2022-23 fiscal in the 18th session of the 11th ...

Narcotics officials arrest a person with 10 gold bars in Magura

Staff Reporter Department of Narcotics Control has arrested a person with 10 gold bars weighing 100 bhories in Magura. Hailing from Sharsha Upazila of Jashore, Sakib Hossain was arrested from Parnanduali bus terminal of Magura Wednesday afternoon. He is son of Iajul Islam of village Putkhali under Sharsha. Kabir Ahmed, Inspector of Department of Narcotics Control in Magura, said they ...

US pays tribute to Bangladesh for overcoming great adversity: Haas

Staff Reporter United States (US) Ambassador in Dhaka Peter Hass today said his country pays tribute to a nation like Bangladesh that has overcome great adversity as the US had also emerged after a bloody war of independence. “This year, as we (US and Bangladesh) celebrate 50 years of bilateral relations with Bangladesh, we pay tribute to another nation (Bangladesh) ...