Mohiuddin Alamgir

Non-payment of tax: NBR freezes bank accounts of 12 pvt univs

The bank accounts of at least 12 private universities have been frozen for not following the National Board of Revenue’s instruction to pay 15 percent income tax.

2w ago

Education Expenses: Primary sees a 25pc rise, secondary 51

During the first half of last year, out-of-pocket expenses rose by 51 percent for secondary level education and 25 percent for primary level education, according to a study.

2w ago

PSC seeks more pays and perks for chairman, members

The Public Service Commission wants to upgrade the statuses and salaries of its chairperson to that of a Supreme Court’s Appellate Division judge and its members to those of High Court judges.

2w ago

40pc were out of school last year

Almost 41 percent of the population aged between five and 24 years were not in educational institutions last year, says a report of Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics.

3w ago

50.7pc deliveries now C-sections

The rate of Caesarean section (C-section) deliveries in Bangladesh has increased by more than nine percent in one year.

3w ago

First phase of upazila polls: Officials from EC, not admin, to be ROs, AROs

The Election Commission has made its own officials the returning officers and assistant returning officers for the elections to 152 upazila parishads scheduled for May 8.

3w ago

Ever at ease among the masses: Bangabandhu’s birthday today

It was as early as 6:30am on the sunny spring morning of March 17, 1975.

Automated fuel pricing at last

The government has at last introduced the automated fuel pricing mechanism that will see the domestic fuel prices adjust in line with the prices in the international market every month.

April 2, 2024
April 2, 2024

Non-payment of tax: NBR freezes bank accounts of 12 pvt univs

The bank accounts of at least 12 private universities have been frozen for not following the National Board of Revenue’s instruction to pay 15 percent income tax.

March 31, 2024
March 31, 2024

Education Expenses: Primary sees a 25pc rise, secondary 51

During the first half of last year, out-of-pocket expenses rose by 51 percent for secondary level education and 25 percent for primary level education, according to a study.

March 28, 2024
March 28, 2024

PSC seeks more pays and perks for chairman, members

The Public Service Commission wants to upgrade the statuses and salaries of its chairperson to that of a Supreme Court’s Appellate Division judge and its members to those of High Court judges.

March 25, 2024
March 25, 2024

40pc were out of school last year

Almost 41 percent of the population aged between five and 24 years were not in educational institutions last year, says a report of Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics.

March 25, 2024
March 25, 2024

50.7pc deliveries now C-sections

The rate of Caesarean section (C-section) deliveries in Bangladesh has increased by more than nine percent in one year.

March 22, 2024
March 22, 2024

First phase of upazila polls: Officials from EC, not admin, to be ROs, AROs

The Election Commission has made its own officials the returning officers and assistant returning officers for the elections to 152 upazila parishads scheduled for May 8.

March 17, 2024
March 17, 2024

Ever at ease among the masses: Bangabandhu’s birthday today

It was as early as 6:30am on the sunny spring morning of March 17, 1975.

March 1, 2024
March 1, 2024

Automated fuel pricing at last

The government has at last introduced the automated fuel pricing mechanism that will see the domestic fuel prices adjust in line with the prices in the international market every month.

February 21, 2024
February 21, 2024

International Mother Language Day: Languages we may lose soon

Mang Pu Mro, 78, from Kranchipara of Bandarban’s Alikadam upazila, is among the last seven speakers, all of whom are elderly, of Rengmitcha language.

February 15, 2024
February 15, 2024

Private university enrolment looking up

Private universities are seeing enrolments for their undergraduate and postgraduate courses picking up after a drop during the pandemic.

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