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Bangladesh Bank to redefine loan default

The Bangladesh Bank has taken a move to bring about major changes in the definition of loan default to address the growing bad loan. A committee headed by central bank general manager AKM Amjad Hussain is now working on the matter, officials said. The central bank formed the committee on January 31 following a meeting […]

Appreciating women who don’t work (for pay)   ‘Work’ is not only paid labour Rifat Mursalin The following questions are for the men reading this article: have you ever cooked meals to feed yourself and others? Have you ever cleaned an entire house? Have you ever washed and folded your clothes, as well as the […]

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Action from the Fifa international friendly between Bangladesh and Cambodia in Cambodia Saturday BFF Teen-ager Rabiul Hasan scored the only goal in the 84th minute of the match at Phnom Penh Olympic Stadium in Phnom Penh, Cambodia to secure the win for the visitor Bangladesh team achieved a brilliant feat as they beat higher-ranked Cambodia […]

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WORLD PEACE: TWO PERENNIAL PROBLEMS The Organization for World Peace; Palestine And Kashmir: The Mass Deception Of The Resistance by F R Chowdhury  10 March 2019   In our childhood we used to study how the Kings and Emperors conquered land and territories to show how mighty they were. They would always find a reason to […]

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Oikyafront not affected by Mansur’s oath-taking: BNP Ittefaq  8 March 2019   BNP on Friday said Moulvibazar-2 MP Sultan Mohammad Mansur belittled himself by joining a parliament which ‘lacks’ people’s representatives. “Gonoforum and Oikyafront expelled Mansur who has belittled himself to people. He also betrayed the nation by joining the current usurper government’s parliament which […]

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The Daily Star March 04, 2019 ARABIC AND PERSIAN INSCRIPTIONS OF THE REGION A glimpse into the pre-modern Islamic culture in Bengal Bara Katra, south view. Photograph taken in 1875, Photographer Unknown. Shamsuddoza Sajen Did you know that the famous Bara Katra, located in the old quarters of Dhaka city, was built to be an […]

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 মার্চ ০৮, ২০১৯ The Daily Star ডাকসু: নির্বাচন সুষ্ঠু হওয়া নিয়ে শঙ্কা (ঘড়ির কাঁটা অনুযায়ী) প্রগতিশীল ছাত্র ঐক্য প্যানেলের সহ-সভাপতি (ভিপি) পদপ্রার্থী লিটন নন্দী, ডাকসু ভবন, স্বতন্ত্র জোট প্যানেলের সাধারণ সম্পাদক (জিএস) পদপ্রার্থী অরণি সেমন্তি খান, জাতীয়তাবাদী ছাত্রদলের প্যানেলের ভিপি পদপ্রার্থী মোস্তাফিজুর রহমান, ছাত্র ফেডারেশন সমর্থিত প্যানেল থেকে জিএস পদপ্রার্থী হাবিবা বেনজীর এবং বাংলাদেশ সাধারণ […]

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The Daily Star March 09, 2019 Ducsu talks: Highlighting safety, sexual violence to draw female voters Today’s episode of ‘The Ducsu Election Talks 2019’ brings Tilottama Sikder, member contester from the Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) panel and Umme Habiba Benojir, general secretary candidate from the Bangladesh Chhatra Federation panel in the election to the Dhaka […]

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Chronology of important events of Language Movement Shameem Reza | Prothom Alo  Feb 22, 2019        The Language Movement reached the pinnacle on 21 February 1952. On that day and the next, a number of people were killed as the police opened fire on those who waged a movement demanding recognition of Bangla as the […]

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DUCSU polls shouldn’t be another 30 December election Sohrab Hasan | Prothom Alo Mar 9, 2019        Uncertainty had loomed large over the Dhaka University Central Students Union (DUCSU) elections for long. The doubts persisted even after the schedule for the elections were announced. But the atmosphere at Dhaka University on Wednesday and Thursday says […]

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Home minister defends ‘crossfire’ deaths Prothom Alo English Desk |Mar 09, 2019        Home minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Saturday defended deaths during alleged crossfires, saying law enforcement agencies only fire in self-defence during anti-drug drives, reports UNB. “Many civil society members criticise the law enforcement agencies and accuse them of killing innocent people in the […]

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CEC’s remark proves election held 29 Dec night, says BNP Prothom Alo English Desk | Mar 09, 2019        Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) has said that its allegation of vote ‘robbery’ in 30-December national election has been proved true with chief election commissioner KM Nurul Huda’s comment, reports UNB. “The CEC has said the risk […]

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