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RMG workers block Gazipur highway for back pay

Garment workers demanding back pay at a Gazipur factory have blocked the Dhaka-Mymensingh highway for over four hours on Sunday, report agencies. Police and protesters have clashed during the demonstration.The protesters blocked nearly 25 km of road from Tongi to Salna, causing heavy traffic congestion on both sides of the...

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Thrust on adequate ICT knowledge for efficient case management

Chief Justice (CJ) Syed Mahmud Hossain has underscored the need for acquiring adequate knowledge on Information and Communication Technology (ICT) through proper training for the sake of efficient case management.He said, "An efficient administration can't be ensured without manpower having enough knowledge on ICT in the era of advanced Information...

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President starts visit to Kishoreganj today

President Abdul Hamid will start visiting his home district Kishoreganj from September 24 to 28 to attend several programmes, reports UNB.The president will leave for Kishoreganjon today (Monday) for a five-day visit. He will address several public meetings and hold view-exchange meetings at Austagram, Itna and Mithamain.The helicopter, carrying the...

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10 districts get new DCs

In a major reshuffle in the field administration, the government has appointed new deputy commissioners (DCs) to 10 districts, reports UNB.The Public Administration Ministry issued a gazette notification in this regard on Sunday.As per the notification, Deputy Secretary of Public Administration Ministry Kabir Mahmood has been made the Deputy Commissioner...

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Form uniform guidelines to treat skin diseases

Country's dermatology experts have called for more research works and forming uniform guidelines for all dermatologists to ensure control over skin diseases, reports UNB.Though Bangladesh has already achieved many successes in modern medical treatment, awareness among the people need to be created to ensure proper treatment and prevent emerging problems...

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DU affiliated colleges to accept applications from today

The seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University (DU) will begin accepting applications for online undergraduate admission tests to the science, business, arts and social science units for the 2018-19 academic year today (Tuesday), reports bdnews24.com.Vice Chancellor Md Akhtaruzzaman will launch the admission proceedings at 2:00 pm on Sept 25 at...

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Film ‘Doob’ to represent BD in 91st Oscar

Bangladeshi filmmaker Mostofa Sarwar Farooki's film ‘Doob’ (No Bed of Roses) is going to represent Bangladesh in the foreign movie category of the 91st Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, reports UNB.Chairman of Bangladesh Federation Film Societies Habibur Rahman Khan disclosed this at a press briefing at a city...

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Police nab two Nigerians in Benapole

BENAPOLE, Sept 23 (UNB): Members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) detained two Nigerians for entering the country without valid documents from Putkhali border area on Sunday morning.The arrestees are Vitas Unnah (40) and OlatumdeTimothi (45), residents of Illia region of Nigeria. Being tipped-off, the BGB team conducted a drive in...

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WEATHER-24-09-2018

Light to moderate rain/thunder showers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at a few places over Chottagram and Sylhet divisions and at one or two places over Khulna, Barishal, Dhaka, Mymensingh, Rajshahi and Rangpur divisions in next 24 hours until 6:00 pm today (Monday).Day and night temperature...

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'BUP Career and Education Fest 2018'

Participants seen at the 'BUP Career and Education Fest 2018' on Bangladesh University of Professionals campus in the city recently. Major General MD Emdad-Ul-Bari, vice-chancellor of BUP, inaugurated the fest

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TIB Executive Director Dr Iftekharuzzaman speaking

Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) Executive Director Dr Iftekharuzzaman speaking at a press conference to reveal the findings of the study titled 'Burimari Land Port and Customs Station and Mongla Port and Customs House: Governance Challenges in Import-Export and Way Out' in the city on Sunday — FE Photo

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