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Collect Tk 1,600 crore of electricity bill arrears: JS body

A parliamentary body asks power, energy and mineral resources ministry to take necessary measures to realise around Tk 1,600 crore from different ministries and government organisations as...

March 29, 2018
March 29, 2018

Probe if there is any flaw in flight safety

A parliamentary body yesterday asked the chairman of Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh to enquire whether its inspectors

October 30, 2017
October 30, 2017

Collect Tk 1,600 crore of electricity bill arrears: JS body

A parliamentary body asks power, energy and mineral resources ministry to take necessary measures to realise around Tk 1,600 crore from different ministries and government organisations as...

October 29, 2017
October 29, 2017

‘Probe further, ensure penalty for NRBC, Farmers banks grafts’

A parliamentary body asks Bangladesh Bank to investigate further in order to ensure exemplary punishment to people who will be found involved in corruption and irregularities in operating NRB...

May 19, 2016
May 19, 2016

NGOs may face tough action

A parliamentary body yesterday recommended incorporating a provision in a bill aimed at taking actions against any non-government organisation (NGO) for “insulting or deregulatory remarks” on...

March 31, 2016
March 31, 2016

JS body wants PM, Speaker to step in

A parliamentary body yesterday sought the intervention of the prime minister and the Speaker to increase lawmakers' remuneration and allowances to a “logical level”, considering their status...

January 28, 2016
January 28, 2016

MPs seek further pay rise

A parliamentary body yesterday sent back a bill to the Cabinet Division, saying the lawmakers' remuneration and allowances should be increased further so that their pay is higher than the...

January 27, 2016
January 27, 2016

JS body returns bill, seeks further pay rise of MPs

A parliamentary body sends back a bill to the Cabinet Division, seeking an increase in remuneration and allowances of lawmakers comparing to bureaucrats.

August 5, 2015
August 5, 2015

Delay in issuing MRPs among expats worries JS body

A parliamentary body lambastes the authorities concerned for the delay in issuing machine readable passports among all Bangladeshi expatriates on time.

August 5, 2015
August 5, 2015

Curbing traffic jam: JS body formed to suggest ways

The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Home today formed a three-member sub-committee to find ways to reduce Dhaka’s traffic agony.