month of ramadan

Ramadan office timing 9am to 3:30pm

The government fixes office timings for this Ramadan from 9:00am to 3:30pm.There would be a 15-minute prayer break from 1:15pm. The new timing would be effective for all the government, semi-government, autonomous and semi-autonomous institutions.

June 13, 2017
June 13, 2017

Islamic State calls for attacks in West during Ramadan

An audio message purporting to come from the spokesman of Islamic State calls on followers to launch attacks in the United States, Europe, Russia, Australia, Iraq, Syria, Iran, and the Philippines during the Islamic holy month of Ramadan, which began in late May.

May 8, 2017
May 8, 2017

Ramadan office timing 9am to 3:30pm

The government fixes office timings for this Ramadan from 9:00am to 3:30pm.There would be a 15-minute prayer break from 1:15pm. The new timing would be effective for all the government, semi-government, autonomous and semi-autonomous institutions.

June 26, 2016
June 26, 2016

ZAKAT CLOTHES

Standing on the bank of the Buriganga in Old Dhaka, Islampur still remains a commercial hub for wholesale trade of fabrics

June 16, 2016
June 16, 2016

Fitra fixed at minimum Tk 65

This year's minimum Fitra has been fixed at Tk 65 per head while the maximum is Tk 1,650.

June 10, 2016
June 10, 2016

Profiteers feast on sugar

Taking advantage of increased demand for sugar during Ramadan, many of the traders are making extra profits from the sweetener -- a practice that prompted strong warnings from Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed.

June 9, 2016
June 9, 2016

Anti-adulteration drives to go on

The government will continue with the month-long special anti-adulteration drives across the country as a section of unscrupulous traders do brisk business by selling substandard food during the month of Ramadan.

June 7, 2016
June 7, 2016

Khaleda invites Hasina to iftar party

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia yesterday invited Awami League President Sheikh Hasina to her iftar party scheduled for June 11.

June 7, 2016
June 7, 2016

Ramadan items dearer

Consumers are paying more for some essentials such as chickpea, sugar, garlic and khesari pulse as their prices have gone up on the eve of Ramadan, which starts today.