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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
No alternative to planned city, following law to get rid of traffic jam: BRTA Chairman

No alternative to planned city, following law to get rid of traffic jam: BRTA Chairman

Bangladesh Road Transport Authority (BRTA) Chairman Ayubur Rahman Khan sees it as only natural that the capital will get more suffocating with impassable traffic jam for pressures of population.

2010-08-22 23:43:15
Biman bypasses rule to sign accord with Kabo

Biman bypasses rule to sign accord with Kabo

Biman Bangladesh Airlines had renewed the accord with Kabo Airlines on chartering an airplane bypassing the rules and regulations of the institution, competent sources said when asked about reasons for a high-level row over the issue.

2010-08-22 01:23:30
Old vehicles come back: citizens vexed with severe traffic jam

Old vehicles come back: citizens vexed with severe traffic jam

The city streets again got clogged with a comeback of outworn vehicles ahead of Eid-ul-fitr as the police drive apparently nosedived, putting city-dwellers in abject misery besides polluting the environment.

2010-08-20 00:06:16
Land acquisition and rehab in Barapukuria to cost Tk 191 crore

Land acquisition and rehab in Barapukuria to cost Tk 191 crore

The government has earmarked Tk 191 crore for funding the acquisition of 646 acres of land and rehabilitation of the people displaced for the Barapukuria coalmine, according to a draft budget.

2010-08-18 23:38:06
BBS to be upgraded to SIMD for better statistics management

BBS to be upgraded to SIMD for better statistics management

The government has taken initiative to make Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics (BBS) more dynamic through upgrading the Department of Statistics.

2010-08-17 21:21:08
Building digital Bangladesh: Online one-stop service begins from Sep

Building digital Bangladesh: Online one-stop service begins from Sep

The Government is going to introduce online ‘one-stop service’ in all districts by December, starting from next month, under its flagship agenda for digitizing Bangladesh.

2010-08-16 15:58:27