Speaker Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury

October 8, 2020
October 8, 2020

Strict laws should be enacted to try rapists: Speaker

Jatiya Sangsad Speaker Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury today said strict laws should be enacted and enforced as well as exemplary punishment of rapists should be ensured as soon as possible.

December 9, 2019
December 9, 2019

Stop terrorist financing to address root cause of extremism: Speaker

Jatiya Sangsad Speaker Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury underscores the need for stopping the sources of terrorist financing to address the root causes of the extremism.

July 10, 2019
July 10, 2019

Speaker mourns death of lawmaker Rushema

Jatiya Sangsad Speaker Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury expresses deep shock and sorrow at the death of Rushema Begum, a reserved seat Awami League lawmaker.

April 8, 2018
April 8, 2018

JS session to continue till April 12

The 20th session of the 10th parliament that began today will continue till April 12.

February 12, 2018
February 12, 2018

Jail term in speedy trial cases raised

The House yesterday passed the Law and Order Disruption (Speedy Trial) (Amendment) Bill, 2018 raising jail term to seven years from five years for disrupting law and order.

May 4, 2016
May 4, 2016

JS passes bill to raise president, PM’s salaries

Parliament unanimously passes two bills increasing the remuneration and privileges of the president and the prime minister.

April 24, 2016
April 24, 2016

10th parliament session till May 6

The 10th session of the parliament will continue till May 5 with nine working days as per the decision taken at a meeting of Business Advisory Committee at the Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban, meeting...

February 15, 2016
February 15, 2016

Rail minister falls sick at JS session

Railways Minster Mujibul Huq is taken to a hospital as he fell ill while replying to lawmakers’ queries at a session in the Jatiya Sangsad.

January 20, 2016
January 20, 2016

Parliament session to continue till Feb 29

The ninth session of the 10th parliament will continue till February 29, according to a decision made by the business advisory committee of the national parliament.

January 4, 2016
January 4, 2016

Parliament’s New Year session starts Jan 20

The Jatiya Sangsad goes into the ninth session on January 20.