Dhaka: 2:49 PM, Wed, 23 May, 2018

Holy Ramadan: month of self-purification, Taqwa

The holy month of Ramadan has come again to the life of Muslims. The divine month bring the messages of mercy, forgiveness and salvation.

Ensure the best use of Bangabandhu satellite

Bangladesh started a glorious chapter in the history with the launching of Bangabandhu-1 satellite as it has become a proud member of the satellite club. Through the launching of the satellite into space, Bangladesh has become the 57th country of this satellite club.

Take steps to stop increase of prices of essentials

The holy month of Ramadan will begin only after some days. This month teaches us how to be restrained. But it is being observed that unrestrained work or tendency to do such work is happening ahead of the month of abstinence and restraint. 

Dignity of labour should be ensured

Today (May 1) is the historic May Day. This day is also known as the International Workers' Solidarity Day. It is the day of establishing rights for the workers across the world.

Courageous step to establish peace

North Korea and South Korea are the hostile two countries in Asia. There was a tension between the two countries since more than six decades.

Take effective initiatives to save Sundarbans

Again a cargo vessel capsized in river near Sundarbans. The cargo carrying 775 metric tonnes of coal has sunk in Harbaria area in Mongla port recently.

Reckless drivers should be stopped at any cost

The life of Government Titumir College student Rajib Hossain ended quite tragically, at only 21, in reckless driving of two buses in the city.

New Year may bring peace, happiness, prosperity

Pahela Baishakh is the first day of Bangla New Year. Bangla New Year or Pahela Baishakh marks the first day in the Bangla calendar.

Regular inspection, quality control a must

Some four youths have lost their lives in a gas cylinder explosion in Bhaluka of Mymensingh recently.

Let the nation be united with new commitment

Today is a glorious day in the history of Bengali nation. It’s a day of getting freedom. It’s also a day for hoisting the red-green flag in front of the globe.

We have to go ahead keeping up this achievement

Bangladesh is going to turn into Developing Country from Least Developed Countries (LDCs) category very soon. The UN Committee for Development Policy (CDP) has offered us this good news.

Bangabandhu keeps the interest of country atop

Today is the 99th birthday of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

Stephen Hawking will live on for his work

Stephen Hawking, whose brilliant mind ranged across time and space though his body was paralysed by disease, passed away at the age of 76 on Wednesday (March 14). He died peacefully at his home in Cambridge, England.

We mourn the tragic plane crash

The tragic US-Bangla plane crash at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu has left us shocked.

Outline for political and economic freedom

On March 7 in 1971, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman delivered a momentous speech at the Race Course Maidan, now Suhrawardy Udyan in Dhaka, effectively declared the War of Independence.