Dhaka: 5:57 AM, Wed, 23 Jan, 2019

Initiatives needed to bring back discipline

Traffic department of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) has again launched a 15-day long campaign to bring back discipline or to ensure safe movement on roads in the capital.

Take effective steps to prevent air pollution

Air pollution continues to increase in Bangladesh especially in the capital Dhaka.

We have to continue trend of development

Bangladesh is moving forward economically. Export earning witnessed a huge growth in the year 2018.

Bangladesh should go ahead with new hope, enthusiasm

Welcome New Year 2019. Another year has passed away. Today is the first day of Gregorian calendar.

We have to continue our success

World Economic Forum has given a good message for Bangladesh. According to ‘The Global Gender Gap Report 2018’ published recently, for the fourth time in a row, Bangladesh held its top most position among the countries of South Asia in ensuring gender equality.

We have to build a prosperous country

Today is the Victory Day. The nation achieved final victory following the Pakistan occupation army's unconditional surrender at the then Race Course Maidan (now Suhrawardy Udyan) in Dhaka on December 16, 1971.

We have to follow their thinking

Today (December 14) is the Martyred Intellectuals’ Day. A scandalous chapter was added to the history of Bangladesh in 1971.

It's crucial to bring discipline

The whole country was shocked following the death of two college students killed in a road accident on airport road in the capital on July 29 this year.

Quick steps should be taken

There is a great impact on world trade due to trade war between United States and China. An uncertainty is being created in global trade following the trade war in the two nations.

Ensure proper rights of Rohingyas

Bangladesh and Myanmar were ready to start Rohingya repatriation process on November 15 but it failed at the last moment.

Creating proper environment needs for Rohingya repatriation

Bangladesh and Myanmar are set to start Rohingya repatriation process in mid-November (Nov 15). On the very first day, 2,260 Rohingya from 485 families are supposed to send back to their homeland.

It will ensure proper, quality treatment

‘Sheikh Hasina Burn and Plastic Surgery Institute’ has been inaugurated at Chankharpul in the capital. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated the 18-storey and 500-bed institute recently.

Take stern action against law violators

Another landslide tragedy hit hilly area of the country recently. The landslide, triggered by heavy rainfall following a cyclone claimed three lives of a family and another man died in a wall collapse in two places of Chattogram.

Verdict to play role in ending conspiracy, killing politics

The attack on an anti-terrorism rally of Awami League on August 21, 2004 is a dark feature of the politics in Bangladesh.

Sustainable strategy needed to remain safe

Serious reactions have been created in environment of the whole world due to global warming.

Seriously ill Ershad flies to Singapore Sunday

Senior Correspondent: Jatiya Party (JP) Chairman Hussain Muhammad Ershad has fallen seriously ill. He has become weak alarmingly and cannot move easily. His physical condition has been deteriorating day by day. Currently, he cannot talk and recognise the acquaintances properly.

Chinese New Year celebrated in Dhaka

Entertainment Correspondent: It was Chinese New Year on Thursday (January 17). The event is celebrated in around 400 towns of 130 countries every year.