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Will BNP contest polls without Khaleda?

File photo of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia outside the special court that convicted her in the Zia Orphanage Trust graft case at Bakshibazar in Dhaka Dhaka Tribune The party boycotted the 2014 general election and will lose its registration with the Election Commission if it sits out the next one. This would prevent the BNP from […]

People queue up outside booths of the office to get their documents of their vehicles on Tuesday as Traffic Week 2018 goes on. — Indrajit Kumer Ghosh Irregularities and mismanagement are there as have always been, but now that people are rushing to the busiest Bangladesh Road Transport Authority offices to get valid papers of […]

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The Bangladesh Bank and the Internal Resources Division are working on readjustment of savings certificate interest rates but that is not happening before the next general election. Finance Minister AMA Muhith informed the reporters about the decision at a programme in Dhaka on Tuesday. The interest rates of savings certificates were cut for the last […]

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‘Counselling for Sabbir, break for Soumya’ Sports Reporter Things could have been much better for Bangladesh cricket at this moment had two talented cricketers — Sabbir Rahman and Soumya Sarker –delivered as per their potentials. It was a story of the Big Five as the Tigers celebrated the recent ODI and T20I series successes against […]

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Investment will be costly, but worth it Mehedi Hasan/Dhaka Tribune We need to actively pursue opportunities to further our textile manufacturing capabilities Since its foundation, the Bangladesh ready-made garment sector has enjoyed rapid expansion, reaching an audience of international buyers and contributing to 83% of our nation’s GDP. The sector has set itself ambitious growth targets […]

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