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  • PM pays homage to Bangabandhu on Homecoming Day

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina pays rich tributes to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on the occasion of the Homecoming Day of the great leader.

  • A well-organised party a great strength for govt: PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina says a government having a well-organised party behind it can develop a country fast.

  • President, PM pay tributes to Liberation War martyrs

    President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina pay tributes to the martyrs of the Liberation War by placing wreaths at the National Memorial marking the 49th Victory Day.

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    Govt working to make armed forces more modern, well-trained: PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina says the government has been working to make armed forces more modern, professionally skilled and well-trained to keep pace with the changing world.

  • Zia was Moshtaque’s most trusted man: PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has accused Ziaur Rahman of his involvement in the killing of Bangabandhu, saying that he (Zia) was the most trusted person of Khandaker Moshtaque.

  • PM urges local pharma companies to produce medicines for leprosy patients

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina vows to eliminate leprosy from the country before the target of 2030, urging local pharmaceutical companies to produce medicines for the leprosy patients and distribute those free to help achieve the goal.

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    Will ensure trial of all human rights violations: PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said the government will establish human rights in the country through ensuring the trial of all the incidents of human rights violation.

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    Each UZ to get support centre for specially-abled people: PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina says support and services centre will be set up in every upazila across the country for the specially-abled people.

  • PM urges nation to stay alert against arsonists return

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina urges the nation to stay alert so the “looters and arsonists” could not grab the state power again as she addressed her Awami League’s National Committee ahead of the party’s national council later this month.

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    PM returns home after joining COP25

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina returns home after joining the “Heads of State and Government Summit” of the 25th Annual Conference of Parties (COP25) at Madrid wrapping up her three-day official visit to Spain.

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    PM opens AL Dhaka south and north city units’ council

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has inaugurated the triennial council of Dhaka North and South City units of Bangladesh Awami League (AL) at the historic Suhrawardy Udyan.

  • Govt gives due importance to promote tennis: PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said her government has given due importance to the expansion of other games like tennis alongside football and cricket.

  • UAE to reopen market to Bangladeshi workers

    The United Arab Emirates (UAE) will reopen its labour market to Bangladeshi workers as it was closed several years ago. Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan yesterday gave the hint to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at a meeting on the sidelines of the Dubai Airshow at the Dubai World Central (DWC).

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    Food cooked in PM’s residence without onion

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina had her meals cooked without onion as the essential cooking ingredient appeared to a costly item in recent days.

  • PM joins Dubai Airshow opening ceremony

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina reaches Dubia on a four-day official visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to attend Dubai Air Show-2019 and other programmes.

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    No more industries on arable land: PM

    Noting that Bangladesh will go for industrilisation without bypassing the agriculture as the country’s development is largely depended on it, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina reiterates her stance on not allowing industries on arable lands.

  • PM receives three int’l awards

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina receives three awards given by international organizations for Bangladesh’s outstanding success in the ICT sector.

  • Abrar Killing: Hasina for quick disposal of case

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said she has directed the law minister to look for a way to dispose of the Abrar Fahad murder case quickly. She said this to Abrar’s family members when they met her at the Gono Bhaban yesterday.

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    PM to brief media Wednesday

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will address a press conference on Wednesday to brief media about the outcome of her just-concluded visit to New York and India.

  • Enjoying festivals together is best achievement of Bangladesh: PM

    Mentioning that the government has been able to create a conducive atmosphere for all to celebrate religious festivals with due dignity and freedom, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina says it is the best achievement of Bangladesh as all people irrespective of their religions are celebrating the festivals together.

  • Focus on connectivity, bilateral trade

    With Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi set to hold talks in New Delhi today, India yesterday said the two countries were discussing steps to take the bilateral relations to the next level.

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    Bangladesh knows to transform challenges into opportunities: PM

    Asserting that Bangladesh knows how to transform challenges into opportunities, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has urged the global investors to invest in Bangladesh’s education, light engineering, electronics, the automotive industry and artificial intelligence beyond the conventional menu since the country can be a connecting landmass to a combined market of nearly 3 billion people.

  • PM urges India not to abruptly stop commodity export

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina urges India to inform the Bangladesh beforehand if it takes any decision to stop the export of essential commodities like onion to Bangladesh in future causing a market debacle in the next door neighbour.

  • Make Myanmar take back the Rohingyas

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said the world must take all measures to force Myanmar to create conditions enabling safe, dignified and voluntary return of Rohingyas to their ancestral home.

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    PM to place 4-point proposal at UN to solve Rohingya crisis

    Putting emphasis on a long-term solution to the protracted Rohingya crisis, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said she is going to place a four-point proposal at the ongoing United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) to this end.

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    PM urges all nations to meet climate pledges

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina calls upon all the nations to meet their commitments to reducing carbon emissions and financing the initiatives of the climate vulnerable countries.

  • Forge collaboration for universal health coverage: PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in New York puts emphasis on forging regional and global collaborations among countries to achieve Universal Health Coverage (UHC).

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    PM off to New York to attend 74th UNGA

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina leaves Dhaka for New York via Abu Dhabi on an eight-day official visit to the USA to attend the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA).

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    Rohingyas, a big burden for Bangladesh: PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina says Myanmar should take the displaced Rohingyas back as they have emerged as a big burden for Bangladesh.

  • Dutch magazine runs cover story on Sheikh Hasina

    The prestigious Diplomat Magazine of the Netherlands has unveiled its latest edition with a cover story featuring Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina titled “Sheikh Hasina: The Mother of Humanity”.