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Sheikh Hasina, Modi hold talks, discusses bilateral issues

Live Correspondent: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina held a bilateral meeting with her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi here yesterday and discussed matters of bilateral interests. "On the sidelines of the CHOGM, the two premiers held the meeting at Lancaster House here and discussed issues related to bilateral interests," Foreign Secretary Md Shahidul Haque said while briefing reporters after... details

President gives assent to five bills

Live Correspondent: President Abdul Hamid today gave assent to five bills passed in the 20th session of the 10th Jatiya Sangsad. The bills are: the "Bangladesh Council of Scientific and Industrial Research Council (BCSIR) (Amendment) Bill, 2018", the "Buddhist Religious Welfare Trust Bill, 2018", the "Christian Religious Welfare Trust Bill, 2018", the "Gazipur Metropolitan Police Bill,... details

UNICEF, UGC sign LoU for fostering curriculum and research

  Live Correspondent: A Letter of Understanding (LoU) was signed between University Grants Commission (UGC) of Bangladesh and United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) Bangladesh at UGC Bhaban on 19 April 2018. Professor Abdul Mannan, Chairman, UGC and Mr. Edouard Beigbeder, Representative, UNICEF Bangladesh signed the LoU on behalf of their respective organizations. The aim of LoU... details

PM places 7-point proposal to promote

Live Correspondent: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today placed a seven-point proposal to promote intra-Commonwealth trade, investment and innovation and urged the grouping to keep the trade regime open and transparent. "We should ensure that the trade regime remains open, rules-based, transparent, inclusive and fair," she said while taking part in an event titled "Commonwealth's Role in... details

“PM urges C’wealth leaders to work for global peace”

Live Correspondent: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today urged the Commonwealth leaders to make efforts to build a future where global peace and women empowerment will remain as the cornerstone to create a society free from poverty, discrimination and conflict. She also laid importance on imparting proper education to women for their empowerment in society. "Without proper education, it's... details

Malaysian delegation calls on UGC Chairman

UGC Live: A delegation comprising eleven members from the Education Malaysia Global Services (EMGS) and Immigration Department of Malaysia called on Professor Abdul Mannan, Chairman, University Grants Commission (UGC) of Bangladesh on 17 April 2018. Haji Mohd Zaki Bin Zakaria, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, EMGS led the Malaysian delegation. Professor Abdul Mannan warmly welcomed the... details

Historic Mujibnagar Day

Live Correspondent: The nation is set to observe the historic Mujibnagar Day tomorrow to recall the history as on this day in 1971 the nation witnessed the oath-taking of the country's first government. President M Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today issued separate messages, marking the day. In his message President Abdul Hamid said under the leadership of the exile... details

“No evil force should come to power”

Live Correspondent: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina urged the countrymen to stay alert so that no evil force against the country's heritage, language and culture as well as the very existence, can come to power. "We have to always remember the words of Bangabandhu.....we are Bangali, Bangladesh is our country and Bangla is my language.... so we have to remain careful so that no evil force... details

‘DU VC residence attackers are professional’

Live Correspondent: Attackers of Vice-chancellor’s residence of Dhaka University are professional, said Dhaka Metropolitan Police Commissioner Asaduzzaman Mia adding that after identifying, they will be brought to justice soon. He came up with the remark at a press briefing held at DMP Media Centre on Thursday. Asaduzzaman said, it is unexpected that whatever happened in... details

PM opens Bheramara 410-MW Power Plant

Live Correspondent: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today opened Bheramara 410-MW Combined Cycle Power Plant and cent percent electrification in 15 upazilas renewing her call to the people to be economical in using electricity. The premier inaugurated the power plant and cent percent electrification in 15 upazilas through a videoconferencing from her official Ganabhaban residence here this... details

PM announces scraping quota system in public services

Live Correspondent: Prime Minister and Leader of the House Sheikh Hasina today announced scraping of quota system in public service and urged students to return to their classes. "To stop this sufferings and troubles, the quota system has been cancelled," the premier said in a statement in parliament referring to the impact of the protests affecting public life and disruption of academic... details

“Corrupt individuals must be punished”

Live Correspondent: President M Abdul Hamid today asked the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) to disseminate the warning message to all levels that corrupt individuals, whoever he or she may be, must get punishment. "Send the message of stern actions against the corrupt individuals at all levels," the President said as a three-member ACC delegation, led by its Chairman Iqbal Mahmood,... details

Workshop on UGC Digital Library held at UGC

  UGC Live: A day-long workshop on ‘UGC Digital Library User Training’ was held at UGC auditorium on 08 April 2018. University Grants Commission (UGC) of Bangladesh in association with Wiley, an online based publisher organized the professional training programme for the librarians of public and private universities and some national level organizations. Professor Abdul Mannna,... details