Post Tagged with: "Dhaka"

Bangladesh and Russia Signed Agreement to Form Intergovernmental Commission

Bangladesh and Russia Signed Agreement to Form Intergovernmental Commission

/ March 13, 2017 1:57 am

In order to form an intergovernmental commission for bilateral cooperation in the fields of trade, economy, science and technology, Bangladesh and Russia have signed the agreement. While talking about the agreement, the State Minister for Foreign Affairs Md. Shahriar Alam [&hellip

An Overwhelming Guitar Mystery Turns Bangladesh On

An Overwhelming Guitar Mystery Turns Bangladesh On

/ March 12, 2017 12:18 am

It is quite unusual for Bangladesh to have an International musician performing on stage. But beyond that unusual thing, music lovers of Bangladesh witnessed a series of magical guitar performances on February 26 when the world famous guitarist Guthrie Govan [&hellip

Bangladesh Remains One Among 20 Countries With Highest Level of Stunting: UNICEF

Bangladesh Remains One Among 20 Countries With Highest Level of Stunting: UNICEF

/ February 4, 2017 12:53 am

A study conducted recently has revealed that one out of five children born in the slums of Bangladesh’s national capital Dhaka is suffering from malnutrition, resulting in irreversible damage to health, growth and development. The study shows that one out [&hellip

Bangladesh Asks Myanmar to Arrange for Repatriation of Its Citizens At the Earliest

Bangladesh Asks Myanmar to Arrange for Repatriation of Its Citizens At the Earliest

/ January 11, 2017 3:45 am

The Foreign Ministry of Bangladesh called on the Myanmar ambassador in Dhaka recently where the former has asked the latter to make an arrangement so that those who have taken refuge can be repatriated quickly. The meeting took place on [&hellip

Tazreen Fashions tragedy: Says report aimed to protect factory owner

Tazreen Fashions tragedy: Says report aimed to protect factory owner

/ January 10, 2013 7:07 pm

DHAKA The parliamentary watchdog on labour yesterday rejected a probe by the garment industry lobby group on the deadly fire at Tazreen Fashions, saying it was biased and intended to protect the factory owner.Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) [&hellip

Government to rebuilt Old Dhaka

Government to rebuilt Old Dhaka

/ September 25, 2012 3:25 pm

DHAKA The government has taken various measures, including updating the existing building code and national housing policy, aiming to rebuild Old Dhaka in a planned way, State Minister for Housing and Public Works Abdul Mannan Khan told in parliament yesterday. [&hellip

Government reduces the regulation for import of Eggs

Government reduces the regulation for import of Eggs

/ September 25, 2012 3:01 pm

DHAKA The government relaxed conditions for importing eggs to deflate the rising prices. According to statement released by the Commerce Ministry, the new policy the importers would not require prior permission from the Commerce Ministry for importing eggs. According to [&hellip

Educational ministry to setup polytechnic institutes for females

/ September 25, 2012 2:44 pm

DHAKA Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid has said the government will establish two more polytechnic institutes — one in Sylhet and one in Barisal — for females in the country soon. With the new polytechnic institutes, the number of the [&hellip

Sajed Fatemi launches new album

Sajed Fatemi launches new album

/ June 27, 2012 1:03 am

DHAKA After an eight-year hiatus, Sajed Fatemi has released his second solo album, ‘Ferari Jonaki’ under the banner of Laser Vision. His debut album, ‘Koto Din Tomake Dekhi Na’, was released in 2003. The new album has 10 songs, eight [&hellip

Famous Bengali film actress Sultana Zaman passed away on May 20

Famous Bengali film actress Sultana Zaman passed away on May 20

/ June 26, 2012 11:43 pm

LAHORE/DHAKA Famous Bengali film actress Sultana Zaman passed away on May 20, 2012. She was 76 years old. Sultana Zaman was seen as first heroine in six Dacca based Pakistani Urdu films like Chanda (1962), Mala (first cinemascope colored film [&hellip