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Severity of floods increasing in Sylhet

Three sentenced to death for crimes against humanity during Liberation War

Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury dies, aged 88

India has not stopped wheat exports: Commerce Minister

US keen to build effective relations with Bangladesh

Bangladesh declares one-day national mourning on demise of UAE President

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 14: The government has decided to observe a day of national mourning on Saturday following the death of UAE President Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

President, Prime Minister condole death of UAE President

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 14: President Md. Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina have expressed deep grief over the death of UAE President Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

President visits under-construction cantonment in Kishoreganj

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, March 30: President Md. Abdul Hamid has inspected various development projects including under-construction cantonment in Mithamin upazila of Kishoreganj.

Identity cards of 9 countries' envoys presented to the President

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, March 24: President Md. Abdul Hamid received the identity cards of nine envoys separately at the court hall of Bangabhaban on Wednesday. One of them is High Commissioner and the other eight are Ambassadors.

President urges universities not to use it as a tool for profit

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, March 21: President Md. Abdul Hamid has called upon all concerned to ensure that education does not become only certificate-based.

President directs DCs to build culture of transparency and accountability everywhere

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, January 19: President Md. Abdul Hamid has directed the Divisional Commissioners and Deputy Commissioners to build a culture of transparency and accountability at every level of field administration.

Prime Minister pledges zero tolerance policy against militancy and terrorism

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, December 17: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has reiterated her government's stance on 'zero tolerance' policy against militancy, terrorism and drugs, saying their goal is to build a prosperous and golden Bangladesh of Father of the Nation's dream by ensuring peace and security of the people.

Golden jubilee of the Great Victory celebrated in Bangladesh

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, December 17: The entire nation on Thursday, December 16, commemorated the heroic children on the golden jubilee of the Bengalis' victory in the war of liberation, whose bloodshed ended two decades of Pakistani rule and raised independent Bangladesh on the world map.

Victory Day: President-Prime Minister pay homage at the memorial with a limited number of people

Dhaka, December 16: President Md. Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina paid their respects at the National Memorial on Victory Day with a limited number of people due to the coronavirus pandemic. No one was present at the National Memorial in Savar except the designated person during the wreath-laying ceremony of the President-Prime Minister.

Special session of Parliament begins, raises death penalty law for rape

Dhaka, November 9: A special session of Parliament has begun on the occasion of the birth centenary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

Bangladesh approves death penalty for rape, passes ordinance

Dhaka, October 13: Women and Children Repression Prevention (amendment) ordinance -2020 has been enacted with the provision of death penalty as the maximum punishment for rape. On Tuesday (October 13) President Md. Abdul Hamid issued the ordinance. The Legislative and Parliamentary Affairs Division of the Law Ministry issued a gazette notification.

President Hamid to issue ordinance making death penalty as punishment for rape

Dhaka, October 10: A presidential ordinance may be issued this week to make death penalty the punishent for rape instead of life imprisonment, said Biplob Barua, Awami League office secretary and special assistant to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.

Indian High Commissioner Doraiswamy presents his credentials to President Hamid

Dhaka, 9 October: Newly appointed High Commissioner of India Vikram Kumar Doraiswamy on Thursday presented his credentials to President Md. Abdul Hamid at the Bangabhaban.

Uzbekistan discusses prospects of cooperation with Bangladesh

Dushanbe, June 15: In the official residence assigned to him in Dushanbe, Uzbekistan President Shavkat Mirziyoyev received in the morning of June 15 the President of Bangladesh Abdul Hamid.