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    PM for boosting trade with EU countries

    ​Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina puts emphasis on boosting trade and investment between Bangladesh and European Union (EU) member states.

  • No rice crisis in country

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday blamed a vested quarter of dishonest businessmen and sudden flashfloods in the haor regions

  • Hasina urges people to re-elect AL

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday called upon people to give their verdict in favour of Awami League in the upcoming elections to maintain the pace of development.

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    Hasina leaves for Sweden Tuesday

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will leave Dhaka for Sweden upon an invitation by her Swedish counterpart Stefan Löfven. This will be the first ever bilateral visit (June 15-16) by any head of state of Bangladesh to Sweden.

  • Bangladesh leads major Saarc nations in internet access

    Bangladesh has advanced significantly in internet connectivity and effectively led major Saarc nations, with nearly 42.0 percent of total population using internet for various purposes, according to official sources.

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    PM accorded warm reception in Saudi Arabia

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is accorded a warm reception as she arrived Saudi Arabia on a four-day official visit to join the Arab Islamic-American (AIA) Summit at the invitation of Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud.

  • BNP’s ‘Vision 2030’ actually AL’s reproduction: PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina thanks BNP for announcing Vision 2030 shunning the path of destructive politics but criticises it for copying Awami League's Vision 2021 and 2041.

  • Sheikh Hasina at Inani sea beach

    PM enjoys beauty of Cox’s Bazar beach

    It is not a photo you see every day! Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is seen walking along the sea shore barefoot in Inani of Cox’s Bazar.

  • PM urges owners, workers to work together for industrialisation

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina urges the owners and workers of the industries to always keep in their mind the spirit of the immortal May Day and work together for country's industrialisation.

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    Ensure support for people with autism, neuro disorders: PM

    Underscoring the necessity for all countries to support their most vulnerable citizens, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in Bhutan says it is the responsibility of all to make sure adequate social and medical support for individuals with autism and neuro-development disorders.

  • Five senior women booters ignored

    Five senior women footballers were deprived of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's grand reception as well as cash rewards as the Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF) seemingly gave more importance to the under-16 women's team.

  • The devils in the details

    A lot has been made of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's visit to India. After all, it was her first bilateral visit to the neighbouring country in seven years.

  • Sonia assures PM of their common stand on Bangladesh

    Indian National Congress President Sonia Gandhi assures Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina of taking common stand of all political parties of India regarding next-door neighbor Bangladesh.

  • How other Saarc countries appoint EC

    It will be a 'good gesture' by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina if her government consults with BNP and other political parties to form the new Election Commission next February even though her government is not legally obligated to seek others' opinion on the issue.

  • PM warns against anomalies in low-cost rice distribution among poor

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina asks the parliament members and other elected representatives across the country to ensure fair distribution of low-cost rice among the ultra poor.

  • AL embarks on a lavish council

    The Awami League is planning a grand triennial council at the Suhrawardy Udyan with an estimated cost of Tk 10 crore.

  • 4th-grader writes to PM for bridge, PM responds

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has assured a Patuakhali schoolboy of taking steps to build a bridge on the Payra river in his locality after the boy wrote to her, asking for one.

  • PM awarded for women empowerment

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has been conferred with the “Agent of Change” award and “Planet 50-50 Champion” honour for her outstanding contributions to women empowerment.

  • Work together to root out terrorism

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has called upon the world community to work together to root out militancy and terrorism, and plug the sources of funds, arms and ammunitions across borders.

  • US should give duty-free access

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said it is imperative that the USA should give Bangladesh duty and quota free access to its apparel market for paving the way for expansion of Bangladesh's RMG industry, women employment and empowerment.

  • PM calls for protection of migrant rights

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday stressed the need for protection and promotion of the rights of migrants and refugees.

  • Work together to fight AIDS, TB, malaria

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has called upon the international community to work together to prevent three of the world's

  • Pierre Trudeau given Liberation War Honour

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has conferred Bangladesh Liberation War Honour award posthumously on former Canadian

  •  extradition of Noor Chowdhury, a convicted killer of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman,Bangladesh and Canada,hold talks,bringing fugitive killer

    Dhaka, Ottawa to find solution to Noor Chowdhury's extradition

    Bangladesh and Canada agree to find out a solution to the extradition of Noor Chowdhury, the self-confessed killer of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, through discussion.

  • PM confers ‘Liberation War honour’ on Pierre Trudeau

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has conferred "Bangladesh Liberation War Honour" award posthumously on former Canadian premier Pierre Elliott Trudeau.

  • Work unitedly to prevent most devastating diseases: PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina urges the international community to work together to prevent three of the world's most devastating diseases -- AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria.

  • PM to attend Global Fund conference

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina arrived in Montreal on Thursday afternoon on a four-day official visit to Canada at the invitation

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    6-day Eid holiday from Sep 9

    In a bid to extend Eid-ul-Azha vacation for civil servants, the government has declared September 11 a holiday – totaling a six-day vacation starting from this Friday.

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    Posthumous award for Sk Kamal

    Sheikh Kamal was bestowed with a posthumous National Sports Award as Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina awarded 32 sports personalities for their contributions to a wide range of sports for the years 2010, 2011 and 2012 at the Osmani Memorial Hall in the capital yesterday.

  • Send back killers of Bangabandhu

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday requested the US to extradite the killers of Bangabandhu.