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New secretaries at four ministriesFour additional secretaries have been made secretaries giving promotion by the government.The Ministry of Public Administration said it in a notification on Wednesday.Among them, Khulna divisional commissioner Md Ismail Hossain made Food Secretary, while Finance Division's additional secretary Farhina Ahmed made Environment, Forest and Climate Change secretary. Agricultural Ministry's additional secretary Hasanuzzaman Kollol made Women ...
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Bangladesh Bank cancels foreign trips of its employeesBangladesh Bank has cancelled foreign travel of all officers and employees at the expense of central bank. All orders on the officers' and employees' foreign travel with the funding of Bangladesh Bank have been cancelled in a notice issued Wednesday (May 18). It also decided to stop foreign travel with the central bank's own and ...
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Secretaries to four ministries, chairman of Rajuk transferredSecretaries to four ministries and chairman of Rajdhani Unnayan Kartripakkha (Rajuk) have been changed.The Ministry of Public Administration issued a notification in this regard on Wednesday. The notification says that Social Welfare Secretary Mahfuza Akter has been transferred and made Bangladesh Trade and Tariff Commission chairman.Shipping Secretary Mohammad Mesbah Uddin Chowdhury has been transferred and ...
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Those selling stolen mobile phone sets to be arrested: DMPNot only mobile phone set thieves but also those selling stolen mobile phone sets will be arrested, said AKM Hafiz Akhter, additional commissioner of police (Intelligence) of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP), on Wednesday."Those who trade stolen mobile phone sets will also be arrested under the existing law," he said at a press briefing after the ...
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Electricity price hike by 58pc recommendedBangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission (BERC) has recommended raising the electricity tariff by 57.83 per cent.However, Consumer Association of Bangladesh (CAB) has termed the BERC's recommendation of power price hike as "illogical."The BERC technical committee made the recommendation at a public hearing held at BIAM Foundation auditorium in the capital on Wednesday (May 18).The BERC technical ...
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Bangladesh declare at 465 taking 68-run leadBangladesh have declared their first innings at 465-9 taking 68-run lead on day four of the first Test against Sri Lanka at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chattogram on Wednesday.Tigers were forced to declare after No. 10 batsman Shoriful islam had an injury.Bangladesh overtook Sri Lanka's 397 runs in the first innings and reached a ...
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Soybean oil is harmful: Tipu MunshiMentioning that the government is planning to increase the production of rice bran and mustard oils as an alternative to soybean oil, Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi said soybean oil is harmful for the body.The minister told reporters after the second meeting of the task force committee on commodity price review at the Secretariat in Dhaka ...
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3 sentenced to death for killing minor boy in CtgA court in Chattogram on Wednesday convicted three persons and sentenced them to death for killing a minor boy in 2020.Judge Mohammad Jashim Uddin of Chattogram Additional Metropolitan Session Judge Court-3 pronounced the verdict.The three condemned convicts are Nazma Begum, Md Farid and Hasan, a security guard and son of Nazma. According to the prosecution, ...
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HC cancels Samrat's bail, orders to surrenderThe High Court on Wednesday cancelled the bail of expelled Juba League leader Ismail Hossain Chowdhury Samrat in a graft case, granted by the lower court.The court, at the same time, ordered the former Juba League leader to surrender  before the lower court within seven days.An HC bench of Justice Md Nazrul Islam Talukdar and ...
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National government's proposal unconstitutional: Awami LeagueLeaders of the ruling Awami League have termed the proposal of Ganashasthya Kendra Trustee Dr Zafrullah Chowdhury of formation of a national government as 'unconstitutional.'They said those who would never be able to go to power with people's mandate always try to look for ominous ways. The party leaders and workers will resist these activities.The ...
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