Eid-ul-Fitr

Embracing your earthy-self

Ah! A summer Eid in Dhaka. Bright mornings that begin with warm greetings, and delicious, lavish breakfasts are reminiscent of childhood and happiness. Sunny afternoons that are redolent with...

June 6, 2018
June 6, 2018

Jatri Kalyan Samity wants smooth journey during Eid

Bangladesh Jatri Kalyan Samity urges the government to take necessary measures so that no vehicle without fitness can ply on the highways during Eid rush.

May 31, 2018
May 31, 2018

Road and highway dept officials’ leave cancelled

Leave of all officials of Road and Highway Department (RHD) is cancelled from June 15 to three days after Eid-ul-Fitr to ensure hassle-free journey for Eid holidaymakers.

June 26, 2017
June 26, 2017

4 killed in Bandarban road crash

At least four people including three children are killed as a Chander Gari, a locally assembled motorised car, overturns after hitting a roadside tree in Miranja tourist area of Lama in Bandarban.

June 24, 2017
June 24, 2017

Unprecedented security for Sholakia Eidgah

Against the backdrop of the last year's militant attack, the government has taken unprecedented security measures for the country's largest Eidgah Sholakia, where hundreds of thousands of...

June 23, 2017
June 23, 2017

Long tailbacks on highways for Eid rush

Thousands of home-bound holidaymakers, who are leaving Dhaka, face long tailbacks at places on different highways outside the city due to the heavy pressure of vehicles.

June 23, 2017
June 23, 2017

Celebrating Eid without loved ones

While Eid is a time of joy and happiness, it is also one of immeasurable sadness for those of us who recall happy occasions with family members who are no longer in our midst.

June 22, 2017
June 22, 2017

Eid home-goers face long tailbacks

Home-bound people get stuck on different highways and roads due to serious traffic chaos as a large number of vehicles left the capital for many destinations of the country ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr.

June 7, 2017
June 7, 2017

Sale of advance bus, train tickets from June 12

Eid holidaymakers will be able to collect advance bus and train tickets from June 12.

July 5, 2016
July 5, 2016

Eid-ul-Fitr being celebrated across country

The holy Eid-ul-Fitr, the biggest religious festival of the Muslims, is being celebrated today across the country with due fervour and solemnity. President President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister...

July 4, 2016
July 4, 2016

Mismanagement, lack of security unfold in Zakat distribution

Distribution of clothes for Zakat ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr is going on in the country amid mismanagement and lack of security.