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Tofail: $60 billion export target by 2021

File photo of Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed Dhaka Tribune ‘Last year our export amounted to $36.67 billion. And with service sector, it (export volume) was $41.07 billion and we hope that it will hit $60 billion in 2021’ Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed on Sunday said Bangladesh is mulling of earning $60 billion from the export […]

Bangladesh batsman Mominul Haque plays a shot on the opening day of their second Test against Zimbabwe at the Sher-e-Bangla Stadium in Mirpur on Sunday. — Sourav Lasker Mominul Haque could not have expected a more challenging situation than the one he faced on Sunday before scoring a scintillating hundred to put Bangladesh in a […]

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United States deputy assistant secretary for the bureau of population, refugees and migration in Africa and Asia Richard Albright on Sunday said the repatriation of Rohingyas should be safe, dignified and voluntary. While talking to reporters after visiting Ghumdhum transit camp by the Rohingya camp in Kutupalong, he also said a congenial atmosphere should be […]

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 November 12, 2018 The Daily Star ‘No matter who wins the election, people will lose’ Professor Serajul Islam Choudhury Interviewed by Badiuzzaman Bay Eminent thinker and writer Professor Serajul Islam Choudhury outlines his views about the current state of leftist politics, the upcoming election, and the future of politics and youth leadership in Bangladesh. Here […]

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নভেম্বর ১১, ২০১৮ The Daily Star Bangla ‘নির্বাচনী আচরণবিধি খুব একটা কার্যকর নয়, ইসি সমস্যায় পড়তে পারে’ সাবেক নির্বাচন কমিশনার ব্রিগেডিয়ার জেনারেল (অব.) এম সাখাওয়াত হোসেন। স্টার ফাইল ছবি স্টার অনলাইন রিপোর্ট একাদশ জাতীয় নির্বাচন নিয়ে উদ্ভূত রাজনৈতিক সংকট, উত্তরণে সংলাপ, এর মধ্যেই তফসিল ঘোষণা, নির্বাচন প্রস্তুতি, নির্বাচন কমিশনের করণীয়- এসব বিষয়ে আজ (১১ নভেম্বর) […]

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November 12, 2018  The Daily Star Deaths in Mohammadpur AL Infighting Jubo League leader bailed hrs after arrest Arifur Rahman Staff Correspondent A Jubo League leader received bail hours after he was picked up in connection with the deaths of two teenagers in Saturday’s intraparty feud in Mohammadpur. Arifur Rahman Tuhin, convener of Jubo League’s […]

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‘Election rescheduling decision tomorrow’ Prothom Alo English Desk | Nov 11, 2018             Chief election commissioner KM Nurul Huda has said they will take the decision on Monday whether the schedule for the 11th parliamentary elections will be deferred or not, reports UNB. Talking to newsmen at Nirbachan Bhaban, the […]

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Shaheed Noor Hossain Day being observed Prothom Alo English Desk |  Nov 10, 2018             Shaheed Noor Hossain Day, commemorating the martyrdom of a young pro-democracy activist during the movement against autocractic Ershad regime in the late 1980s, is being observed in the country on Saturday. Different socio-cultural and professional […]

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EC must prevent irregularities in election Prothom Alo Nov 10, 2018             Chief election commissioner KM Nurul Huda on Thursday announced the schedule to the 11th parliamentary election, kicking off preparations for the polls. The polls are scheduled to be held on 23 December. The last date for submission of […]

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November 11, 2018  The Daily Star Oikyafront writes to EC urging 1-month polls deferral Jatiya Oikyafront leaders — from left, Sultan Muhammed Mansur Ahmad, Khandaker Mosharraf Hossain, Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir, Dr Kamal Hossain, ASM Abdur Rab and Moudud Ahmed hold their hands aloft in a gesture of unity at a programme recently. Photo: Collected […]

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Mashrafe collects election nomination form from Awami League office Fazlur Rahman Raju Dhaka Tribune November 11th, 2018 Mashrafe Bin Mortaza picks up the election nomination papers from Awami League’s Dhanmondi office around 11:45am on November 11, 2018 Mehedi Hasan/Dhaka Tribune He received Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s blessing before picking up the form Bangladesh cricket team […]

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Quader: No objections if election gets deferred Fazlur Rahman Raju Dhaka Tribune November 11th, 2018 FIle photo of Road Transport and Bridges Minister Odaidul Quader Dhaka Tribune The Awami League leader’s comment came just before Jatiya Oikya Front had announced that it will participate in the election but demanded that it be deferred by a […]

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