Dhaka: 4:46 AM, Tue, 17 Sep, 2019

Two more die of dengue in Khulna

Two persons including a minor have been died of dengue in Khulna Medical College Hospital.

5 cops arrested over Yaba possession

Five policemen have been arrested on charge of keeping Yaba pills in their possession.

Momen seeks British MPs support for Rohingya repatriation

Senior Correspondent: Foreign Minister Dr A K Abdul Momen has sought support from British parliamentarians for ensuring safe and sustainable return of Rohingya people to their homeland in Myanmar’s Northern Rakhine State.

Four officials promoted to senior secretaries

Secretariat Correspondent: The government has promoted four officials to senior secretaries. However, they were posted to their previous workplaces respectively.

Jashim Uddin made CCC chief revenue officer

The government has appointed Fenchuganj upazila nirbahi officer Md Jashim Uddin as chief revenue officer of Sylhet City Corporation (CCC).

PM for special police unit to ensure metro rail security

News Desk: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today stressed the need for formation of a separate police unit for ensuring security of metro rail.

Fougia asked to refrain from joining Viqarunnisa

Staff Correspondent: The High Court (HC) has asked the newly-appointed principal Fougia Rezwan of Viqarunnisa Noon School and College to refrain from joining the workplace until 11:00 am tomorrow (Tuesday).

Writ seeks stay on appointment of Viqarunnisa’s principal Fougia

Staff Correspondent: A writ petition has been filed with the High Court challenging the legality of appointment of secondary and higher education directorate official Fougia Rezwan as the new principal of Viqarunnisa Noon School and College.

Hasina-Modi talks in Delhi on Oct 5

News Desk: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will hold bilateral talks with her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi in New Delhi on October 5 during her first India visit after coming to power for the third consecutive term from October 3 to 6.

World Ozone Day today

Desk Report:  The World Ozone Day is being observed in the country as elsewhere in the world today (Monday) with the theme ‘Montreal Protocol: 32 Years of Ozone Level Protection’.

Diplomat Magazine runs cover story on Sheikh Hasina

Diplomatic Correspondent: The prestigious Diplomat Magazine of the Netherlands has unveiled its latest edition with a cover story featuring Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina titled “Sheikh Hasina: The Mother of Humanity”.

Will work as OC if necessary: DMP chief

Senior Correspondent: New Commissioner of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) Mohammad Shafiqul Islam said that he is ready to work there as its Officer-in-Charge (OC), people do not get desired services from any police station.

‘Insurance companies have to enter share market’

Staff Correspondent: Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal said that the insurance companies have yet not entered the share market, they will have to enter the stock market within next three months.

Keep up people’s confidence, trust, PM asks AL men

Risingbd Desk: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today asked the Awami League leaders and workers to work for fulfilling the hopes and aspirations of the people by keeping up their confidence and trust to take root in the party.

‘9th Wage Board’ gazette published

Senior Correspondent: The government has published in form of a gazette the report made by the 9th Wage Board for the newspapers and news agencies.