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Court asks Khaleda to appear on May 22

Dhaka Metropolitan Sessions Judge Md Kamrul Hossain Molla fixed the date after Khaleda’s counsel Md Sanaullah Miah filed a time petition A Dhaka Court on Tuesday asked Bangladesh Nationalist Party Chairperson Khaleda Zia to appear before it on May 22 in connection with 11 cases filed against her. Dhaka Metropolitan Sessions Judge Md Kamrul Hossain Molla […]

M A Taslim Macroeconomic performance of the economy of Bangladesh has been the subject of much disagreement over the last few years. In terms of Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics (BBS) data, it has done rather well during this time. Indeed its national accounts numbers have catapulted the country to the league of the best performing […]

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Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has asked the members of the Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) to be mindful that the common people do not become the victims of torture. She was speaking at the 13th-anniversary congregation of the elite police unit on Wednesday. “People should not suffer unnecessarily. They should not be the victims the torture. […]

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The Post and Telecommunications Division has asked mobile telecom operators to make it clear how they fix the retail price of internet bandwidth amid confusions over the pricing issue. The telecoms division sought the clarification from the operators in a meeting on adjustment of internet bandwidth price on Wednesday. The operators have been asked to […]

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Bangladesh last toured Pakistan in 2007-08, for a five-ODI series. Since then, Pakistan have toured Bangladesh twice since, in 2011-12 and 2015 Pakistan will not tour Bangladesh this year as per schedule; the PCB said the series has been postponed indefinitely by mutual consent, reports ESPNcricinfo. Pakistan was to play two Tests, three ODIs and […]

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Bangladesh’s water crisis: A story of gender Climate change is driving an acute water crisis in coastal Bangladesh in which women are bearing most of the strain. 25 Apr 2017  Khadija Rahman grew up Kaliganj district near Dhaka. Since marrying and moving to the southwest coast water shortages and salinity plague her daily life [Neha […]

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