Jatiya Sangsad

‘Default loan increased by Tk 43,210cr’

The amount of total default loan in the country’s banks and financial institutions has increased by about Tk 43,210 crore since September 2015, Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal informs parliament...

October 28, 2018
October 28, 2018

Reserve seats in parliament for indigenous women

To ensure rights of indigenous women, their representation in national parliament and local government institutions is vital, said

October 23, 2018
October 23, 2018

Amendment to Children Act passed at JS

The Shishu (Amendment) Bill, 2018 was passed in parliament yesterday, with provision to set up one or more children tribunals in each district.

September 12, 2018
September 12, 2018

Power Disruption: JS sitting cut short

The Jatiya Sangsad session yesterday was hastily adjourned within an hour due to power disruption in the Sangsad Bhaban.

June 28, 2018
June 28, 2018

JS passes national budget FY 2018-19

The Jatiya Sangsad passes the proposed Tk 4,64,573 crore national budget for 2018-19 fiscal year.

June 6, 2018
June 6, 2018

Digital Security Bill: JS body gets 2 months more for scrutiny

The parliament unanimously grants two more months for further scrutiny of the controversial Digital Security Bill-2018. The Jatiya Sangsad passed a proposal in this regard by a voice vote.

April 11, 2018
April 11, 2018

PM announces to abolish quota system in public service

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina announces to abolish all sorts of quota privileges in the public service amid students’ nationwide demonstration demanding reforms in the recruitment system.

March 21, 2018
March 21, 2018

JS goes into session April 8

The Jatiya Sangsad will go into its 20th session on April 8 after a 38-day vacation.

January 23, 2018
January 23, 2018

Hamid likely to be elected for 2nd term

President Abdul Hamid is likely to be re-elected for a second term as the Awami League is set to nominate him as its candidate in the upcoming presidential election, say sources in the ruling party.

January 11, 2018
January 11, 2018

JS sitting adjourned till Jan 13

Deputy Speaker M Fazley Rabbi Miah adjourns the House till January 13.

January 7, 2018
January 7, 2018

Getting people's honour is great achievement for a politician: PM

Prime Minister and Leader of the House Sheikh Hasina says it's a great achievement for any politician to take his or her place through the work and get due honour from the people.