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Khaleda: We will not wait any longer

The BNP chief said the Sundarbans mangrove forest had been destroyed in a planned way – See more at: http://www.dhakatribune.com/politics/2014/dec/14/khaleda-we-will-not-wait-any-longer#sthash.qPEgTCnM.dpuf Seemed more desperate than previous occasions, BNP Chairperson and the 20-party alliance Chief Khaleda Zia yesterday said they had already given the ruling government much time to hold a mid-term election under a non-partisan government. […]

Researcher at the Institute of Development Studies of the UK says memory of 1974-famine acts as a powerful driver Bangladesh handled the recent global food price spike and its effects quite well compared to some countries. The introduction of an employment generation scheme in 2008 and a permanent social safety net helped the poor in […]

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Bangladesh has signed an agreement for cooperation with the European Organization for Nuclear Research, CERN. This will benefit universities, researchers and professionals. Bangladesh Permanent Representative in Geneva M Shameem Ahsan signed the “instrument of cooperation” with CERN Director General Dr Rolf Heuer on Friday in Geneva, says the foreign ministry . The move, it believes, […]

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China started up its largest hydroelectricity project known as Yarlung Tsangpo in Tibet, on the river Brahmaputra. As Bangladesh has a memorandum with China on Brahmaputra’s water flow, it expects to receive detailed information in this regard from China. Environmentalists are concerned that the hydroelectricity project constructed upstream will have a detrimental impact on the […]

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Minar Rashid সবই যখন রাজাকারের একাউন্টে কিছুদিন আগে রাজশাহী বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়ে লালন ভক্ত এক প্রফেসর নিহত হয়েছেন। সংসার বৈরাগী লালন ফকিরের অতিমাত্রায় সংসারী (একাধিক বিয়ে ও লিভ টুগেদার) এক শিষ্যের কথা জানা গেলো। সামান্য অনুসন্ধান ব্যতিরেকে রাজনৈতিক প্রতিপক্ষকে অভিযুক্ত করে এই হত্যাকান্ড নিয়ে বিরাট রাজাকারনামা বা জঙ্গীনামা লিখে বসেন জনাব আব্দুল গাফফার চৌধুরী । কয়েকদিন পরেই […]

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