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859 unions in dark: govt goes for installing solar power panel

859 unions in dark: govt goes for installing solar power panel

Over 850 unions of the country are still left in the dark and there is no possibility of bringing these vast areas under electrification in next two years, according to available statistics.

2010-09-12 17:55:23
National Eidgah prepared for Eid congregation

National Eidgah prepared for Eid congregation

Public Works Department and Dhaka City Corporation under joint efforts completed arrangement of the National Eidgah for smooth holding of Eid congregation, which was hampered last year due to inclement weather.

2010-09-07 23:45:27
ACC indicts 4 top LGED officials

ACC indicts 4 top LGED officials

The Anti-Corruption Commission has put on the dock four top officials of Local Government and Engineering Department charging them with corruption, as anti-graft campaigners considered LGED as one of the hotspots for underhand dealings.

2010-09-06 22:37:43
AL-JP gap widens over unfulfilled expectations

AL-JP gap widens over unfulfilled expectations

The gap between the ruling Awami League and its major Grand Alliance partner Jatiya Party is widening following growing dissatisfaction over unfulfilled expectations, JP sources said.

2010-09-06 02:12:28
Industrial policy-2010 being placed in cabinet meeting Monday

Industrial policy-2010 being placed in cabinet meeting Monday

With the focus on privatization of the losing public concerns, at last the ‘Industrial Policy-2010’ is going to be placed in the cabinet meeting Monday for approval.

2010-09-03 23:54:48
Homebound people start gathering at airlines offices

Homebound people start gathering at airlines offices

As homebound people are suffering a lot in collecting bus, launch and train tickets amid Eid rush, the affluent ones started flocking in different airlines’ offices in the city to avail a hassle-free trip home. 

2010-09-03 00:36:02
Holidaymakers upset not getting five-day vacation<br />Perennial sufferings greet them on homeward j

Holidaymakers upset not getting five-day vacation
Perennial sufferings greet them on homeward j

Much of the cheer of the holidaymakers got dampened into regret, as five-day Eid vacation plea of the Home Ministry didn’t get the Prime Minister’s nod.

2010-09-02 01:23:56
Grand alliance to hold divisional rallies after eid: AL allies in the dark

Grand alliance to hold divisional rallies after eid: AL allies in the dark

The ruling Awami League-led grand alliance is going to hold rallies at divisional headquarters to mobilize public support for holding the trial of war criminals and also to build a political counteroffensive against the anti-government movement being waged by the opposition BNP-Jamaat combine.

2010-08-30 20:02:42
Nepotism you may call: Sherifa banks on Ershad bourse

Nepotism you may call: Sherifa banks on Ershad bourse

Sherifa Quader, wife of the Civil Aviation and Tourism Minister, began to go sailing in a fair weather as soon as she became active in Jatiya Party politics of late.

2010-08-29 22:00:42
BNP big wigs eye Secy Gen position

BNP big wigs eye Secy Gen position

Aspirants for the position of Secretary-General in opposition BNP appear to be in a rat race although the party chief has nothing of that sort of change in her mind for now.

2010-08-29 00:19:22
Bonus toll ahead of Eid!

Bonus toll ahead of Eid!

Now eid bonus is added on to toll, with drivers and transport owners held hostage by thugs. A section of transport workers, identified terrorists and an organized gang, allegedly with the blessing of a section of cops and influential quarters, got busy extorting toll ahead of the upcoming Eid-ul-Fitr festival, sources in the sector said.

2010-08-28 00:24:08
Shahjalal Airport uplift project finally takes off

Shahjalal Airport uplift project finally takes off

Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (HSIA), the main gateway to Bangladesh by air, is going to get a facelift to a most modern airport as a long-delayed modernization project finally takes off at the beginning of next year.

2010-08-27 00:06:29
Ershad rues his political fortune in grand alliance

Ershad rues his political fortune in grand alliance

Former President HM Ershad, who had ruled Bangladesh for nine years as a strongman, now passes his days in unhappiness, with most of his desires cherished in joining the grand-alliance government remaining unfulfilled.

2010-08-26 00:20:26
Process of building Bangabandhu Airport under PPP gets going

Process of building Bangabandhu Airport under PPP gets going

Paperwork got going at government initiative to establish the proposed Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Airport through public-private partnership (PPP), a newly devised development paradigm now being practiced around the global by combining the two sectors in a synergy.

2010-08-24 23:47:15
Tk 4000 crore defalcated from govt. banks!

Tk 4000 crore defalcated from govt. banks!

The government is taking initiative to recover some Tk 4000 crore allegedly misappropriated from nine government banks under cover of debt waivers during the times of the past four-party coalition and the caretaker governments.

2010-08-24 00:17:08