Bangladesh National Parliament

September 25, 2019
September 25, 2019

JS body for merging cultural and tourism ministries

A parliamentary body recommends that the government for merging cultural and tourism ministries into a single one for flourishing of country’s tourism sector.

August 21, 2019
August 21, 2019

Technical education mandatory, suggests parliamentary body

A parliamentary body recommends making technical courses mandatory at all general stream secondary schools.

April 27, 2019
April 27, 2019

No pressure on MPs to take oath

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said it is not her policy to divide any party or do anything that leads to a split in a party.

April 26, 2019
April 26, 2019

BNP MP-elect takes oath

In a surprise move, BNP-lawmaker elect Zahidur Rahman took oath as MP yesterday against the party’s decision of not joining parliament.

January 30, 2019
January 30, 2019

Shirin Sharmin sworn in as Speaker of 11th JS

Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury is sworn in as the Speaker of the 11th Jatiya Sangsad after she was elected as the Speaker for the record third consecutive term in the country’s history.

January 30, 2019
January 30, 2019

Liton made chief whip of 11th parliament

Noor-e-Alam Chowdhury Liton, lawmaker from Madaripur-1 constituency, is made the chief whip of the 11th Jatiya Sangsad by President Abdul Hamid.

January 30, 2019
January 30, 2019

Maiden JS session: BNP forms human chain in protest

BNP leaders and activists have formed a human chain in the city protesting the maiden session of the 11th parliament that starts today.

January 4, 2019
January 4, 2019

Instance not necessary

Lawmakers elected in Sunday's polls took oath as members of the 11th parliament yesterday with the 10th Jatiya Sangsad still in place.

January 4, 2019
January 4, 2019

Let's not be monsters

Awami League President Sheikh Hasina yesterday asked her party's newly elected lawmakers not to misuse their position to make a fortune or serve their personal interests.