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    Around 4cr people might be displaced due to climate change: PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in parliament says there is a possibility that around four crore people of 70 upazilas in 19 districts might be displaced due to climate change. The premier, however, did not mention how many years it may take.

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    PM attends Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina attends the opening ceremony of “Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week” and “Zayed Sustainability Prize” ceremony in Abu Dhabi of United Arab Emirates.

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    PM reaches Abu Dhabi

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina reaches Abu Dhabi on a three-day official visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to attend “Abu Dhabi Sustainable Week”, “Zayed Sustainable Awards Ceremony” and other programmes.

  • Mujib Borsho 2020

    ‘Mujib Borsho’ countdown begins

    The countdown for the birth centenary celebration of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman began yesterday through a gala opening ceremony.

  • Info on Social Media: Crosscheck it before sharing

    Stressing the need for ensuring cybersecurity, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday urged all to cross-check any information before sharing it on social media for the good of the country and the society.

  • Don’t share anything on internet without verification: PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina stresses the need for filtering the harmful digital contents properly, urging the people not to share anything on internet or social media without verification.

  • Corrupts won’t be spared: PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina once again expresses her firm determination to continue drive against corruption, calling upon the Anti-Corruption Commission to bring the people involved in making money through illegal means to book. The premier was addressing the nation marking the first anniversary of her government.

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    PM expects banks to implement single digit interest rate from April

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina expresses hope that the banks will implement the single digit interest rate from April for the sake of the speedy industrialisation and investment.

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    PM to address nation tomorrow

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will address the nation tomorrow evening marking the first anniversary of her current government formed through the December 30, 2018 general election.

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    Gain public trust, PM tells police

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina asks the police personnel to gain public trust and confidence by developing themselves as the 'force of people'.

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    Bangladesh, a role model in curbing extremism: PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina reiterates the government’s stance against drug abuse, corruption and violent extremism in the nation and said police have been working tirelessly in this regard.

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    PM announces ‘Light Engineering’ as product of the year

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina announces 'Light Engineering' as the product of the year to give special attention to this sector for earning more foreign exchange through exporting various products.

  • Govt works underway to build well-equipped army: PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina says her government has been working to transform Bangladesh Army into a time-befitting, technologically well-equipped and modern force.

  • PM warns of breaking airport security rules

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina urges air passengers including very important persons (VIPs) to abide by existing security rules and regulations of the airports of the country, issuing a strong warning that errant passengers will be barred from boarding aircraft in future for violating the laws.

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    'Safeguard country’s independence, sovereignty,'

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina calls upon the newly commissioned Bangladesh Air Force (BAF) cadets to safeguard the country’s independence and sovereignty.

  • Make efforts to further brighten country’s dignity: PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina calls upon the Navy personnel to work with honesty, sincerity and integrity for further brightening the country’s honour and dignity after being imbued with the spirit of sacrifice.

  • Hasina, Quader re-elected

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader have been re-elected as president and general secretary of Awami League respectively.

  • Work to gain people’s confidence: PM to AL councilors

    Awami League President Sheikh Hasina urges councillors of the party to work for gaining public trust and confidence so that the party can continue serving the people getting their mandate.

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    Razakar list will have no freedom fighter: PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina says no freedom fighter will be there in the list of Razakars as the recently disclosed list is no way that of the collaborators of Pakistani occupation forces.

  • PM instructed for corrections on Razakar list: Quader

    Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader says Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has instructed the authorities concerned to publish a fresh list of Razakars immediately after scrutinizing the names and making necessary corrections.

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    Stop smuggling, trespassing, human trafficking: PM to BGB

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has urged the members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) to stop trespassing, smuggling of drugs and other goods, and human trafficking by performing their duties properly.

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    Plots of ‘Pakistani-lovers’ will never be successful: PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina alerts the countrymen to conspiracies of the anti-liberation forces to foil independence and turn Bangladesh into a failed state, asserting that the plots of the “Pakistani-lovers” will never be successful.

  • Sheikh Hasina and Boris Johnson

    Hasina greets Johnson; seeks support for Rohingya repatriation

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina congratulates British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on the impressive victory of his Conservative Party in the national election of the United Kingdom.

  • Sheikh Hasina among World’s 100 most powerful women of 2019

    Hasina among world’s 100 most powerful women: Forbes

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has been ranked 29th in this year’s Forbes list of the World’s 100 Most Powerful Women.

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    Will ensure trial of all human rights violations: PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said the government will establish human rights in the country through ensuring the trial of all the incidents of human rights violation.

  • Stay alert against women repression: PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today urged the people, both males and females, to be aware so that no child and woman become a victim of torture.

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    PM distributes Begum Rokeya Padak

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina hands over the prestigious Begum Rokeya Padak to five persons for their outstanding contributions towards the society and women empowerment.

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    UN chief lauds Hasina's leadership

    UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has praised Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's leadership in addressing the issue of climate change in the international arena.

  • PM stresses three state organs coordination to ensure justice

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina emphasises proper coordination and good relations among three state organs — executive, legislature and judiciary– to run a state smoothly alongside ensuring peace, justice and development.

  • PM urges int’l community to adopt appropriate climate action plan

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina calls upon the international community to adopt a time-befitting climate action plan and implement all provisions of Paris Agreement and other relevant global instruments and mechanisms to stop further degradation of environment.