Dhaka: 3:25 AM, Wed, 22 Aug, 2018
Mouring August

Eid journey: Take steps to ensure safe return

Eid-ul-Azha is knocking at the door. Thousands of people are leaving the capital to celebrate the Eid with their nearest and dearest ones.

We have to build exploitation-free, democratic Bangladesh

August 15 is the National Mourning Day for Bangladesh. The day is the most heartbreaking and pathetic for Bangladesh and Bengali nation.

Road transport law needs to be implemented properly

Students stage strong movement demanding road safety after two students of Shaheed Ramiz Uddin Cantonment School and College were killed in a road accident on Airport Road in the capital on July 29.

Ensure road safety at any cost

Students from schools and colleges are staging demonstration protesting against deaths of two students of Shaheed Ramiz Uddin Cantonment College on Airport Road in the capital.

End sufferings of varsity admission seekers

The results of Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and its equivalent examinations have been published. The students who have passed in these examinations will face an admission war within few days to pursue higher education.

We have to find out permanent solution

Around 11 lakh Rohingyas have taken shelter in Bangladesh in the face of brutal torture, rape and killing in the Myanmar's conflict-torn northern Rakhine state.

Take quick steps to bring discipline on roads

It can be said that this time Eid holidaymakers were able to make safe journey for their homes and share joys with their near and dear ones.

Needed to stand by victims

A vast area of the country has been flooded due to incessant rain and onrush of water from upstream. Different places of Moulavibazar sadar went under water as flood control dams on Monu and Dholai river were damaged.

May Eid brings peace

Eid-ul-Fitr has come to the life of Muslims again. Eid, one of the biggest religious festivals of the Muslim people across the world, brings joy, happiness and it also tightens the social relations among each other.

Ensure exemplary punishment for fake currency makers

Holy Eid-ul-Fitr, the biggest religious festival of Muslims, is ahead. Therefore, Eid markets become filled with huge crowds at the end of the holy month of Ramadan.

Take quick steps to repair roads

We are two weeks away from celebrating the holy Eid-ul-Fitr, the biggest religious festival of the Muslims. The Muslims across the world become filled with the joy of the Eid-ul-Fitr celebrations after the holy month of Ramadan.

Effective steps needed to reduce traffic jam

The problem that Dhaka residents suffer most is traffic jam. The problem is getting worse as the day advances. There was a time when commuters suffered traffic congestion only on the main city streets, but now it starts right from one's doorstep.

Holy Ramadan: month of self-purification, Taqwa

The holy month of Ramadan has come again to the life of Muslims. The divine month bring the messages of mercy, forgiveness and salvation.

Ensure the best use of Bangabandhu satellite

Bangladesh started a glorious chapter in the history with the launching of Bangabandhu-1 satellite as it has become a proud member of the satellite club. Through the launching of the satellite into space, Bangladesh has become the 57th country of this satellite club.

Take steps to stop increase of prices of essentials

The holy month of Ramadan will begin only after some days. This month teaches us how to be restrained. But it is being observed that unrestrained work or tendency to do such work is happening ahead of the month of abstinence and restraint. 

Why govt not quit power, Fakhrul questions

Senior Correspondent: Referring to Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader’s comment on a conspiracy like 1/11, BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir said the ruling party is the most beneficiary of the 1/11 political changeover.

Priyanka invited only Ranveer not Deepika

Entertainment Desk: Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas’s engagement party was a celeb-spotting extravaganza, Alia Bhatt and the Ambanis made it. Ranveer Singh was invited too but not Deepika Padukone, say reports.