Ekushey Padak

21 named for Ekushey Padak

Twenty-one eminent personalities will get the country's second-highest civilian award, Ekushey Padak, this year in recognition of their contributions to various fields.

May 22, 2019
May 22, 2019

Khalid Hossain passes away

Ekushey Padak winner and one of the most prominent Nazrul exponents in the country, Khalid Hossain passes away at a hospital in Dhaka. He was 78.

February 7, 2019
February 7, 2019

21 named for Ekushey Padak

Twenty-one eminent personalities will get the country's second-highest civilian award, Ekushey Padak, this year in recognition of their contributions to various fields.

May 10, 2018
May 10, 2018

National Professor Mustafa Nur-Ul Islam passes away

Noted litterateur and National Professor Mustafa Nur-Ul Islam passes away in Dhaka due to old-age complications. He was 92.

February 9, 2018
February 9, 2018

21 named for Ekushey Padak

The government has named 21 winners of this year's Ekushey Padak for contributions in their respective fields.

February 21, 2016
February 21, 2016

Uphold dignity of mother tongue

Stressing the importance of learning mother tongue first, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday urged all to uphold the dignity of Bangla.

February 20, 2016
February 20, 2016

PM hands Ekushey Padak 2016

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina hands over Ekushey Padak for 2016 to 16 eminent personalities in recognition of their outstanding contributions in their respective fields.

February 11, 2016
February 11, 2016

16 personalities selected for Ekushey Padak

Sixteen eminent personalities have been selected for this year's Ekushey Padak in recognition of their outstanding contributions in their respective fields.

February 10, 2016
February 10, 2016

16 named for Ekushey Padak

Sixteen eminent personalities have been named as recipients of the Ekushey Padak-2016 in recognition of outstanding contribution in their respective fields.

November 13, 2015
November 13, 2015

In remembrance of Humayun Ahmed

Humayun Ahmed is the most celebrated writer of contemporary time and one of the best story tellers in the history of Bangla literature.