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Price increased for gas used in power generation

Police to get helicopter soon: PM Hasina

Electricity price to rise from March

Awami League becomes more reckless after elections: Fakhrul

BDR mutiny sparked in conspiracy to overthrow govt: Foreign Minister

President and Prime Minister pay tribute to language martyrs on International Mother Language Day

Dhaka, February 21: President Mohammad Sahabuddin and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina paid deep respects to the martyrs of the great language movement on the occasion of Amar Ekushe February and International Mother Language Day.

Bangladesh celebrates Saraswati Puja

Dhaka, Feb 14: Saraswati Puja, one of the religious festivals of the Hindu community, is being observed today (Wednesday, Feb 14).

12th National Parliament begins today

Dhaka, Jan 30: The Awami League has formed a new government after getting the majority in the 12th National Parliament elections. The first parliament session is starting today (Tuesday, January 30) with all the MPs who won the 12th national parliament election.

Shaheed Asad Day today

Dhaka, Jan 20: Today (January 20) is Shaheed Asad Day. It is a significant day in the history of Bangladesh's freedom struggle.

President in Pabna on 3-day visit

Dhaka, Jan 17: President Md. Shahabuddin arrived in his district Pabna on Tuesday on a three-day visit.

Sheikh Hasina-led new cabinet to be sworn in this evening

Dhaka, Jan 11: The ruling Awami League is going to form the government for the fourth consecutive time. The swearing-in ceremony of the new cabinet members will be held today (Thursday, January 11) at 7 pm at Bangabhaban.

President to cast vote through ballot paper today

Dhaka, Jan 3: President Md. Shahabuddin will cast his vote in the 12th national election today through postal ballot. He will cast his vote at Bangabhaban in the morning.

Christmas today

Dhaka, Dec 25: Today (December 25, Monday) is 'Christmas', the biggest religious festival of Christians. Jesus Christ, the founder of this religion, was born on December 25 in Bethlehem. Christians celebrate this day as 'Christmas'.

Election: President gives 'in principle' approval to EC request for army deployment

Dhaka, Dec 17: President Md. Shahabuddin Ahmed, the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, has given "in-principle" approval to the deployment of the army to maintain law and order situation throughout the country during the 12th National Assembly elections.

Error in typing: President sends back labour law passed in Parliament

Dhaka, Dec 7: The President returned the labour law passed by Parliament over a typing error that undermined workers' rights. Law Minister Anisul Huq said this while talking to reporters at his office in the Secretariat on Wednesday. He also said that when the new parliament sits after the elections, the error will be corrected.

Armed Forces Day today: PM, President pay tributes

Dhaka, Nov 21: Today (November 21, Tuesday) is Armed Forces Day. On this occasion, President Md. Shahabuddin and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina paid tribute to the martyrs of the liberation war by placing wreaths at Shikha Anirban this morning. They paid tribute to the burning of Dhaka Cantonment.

Rowshan Ershad wants President's cooperation in neutral and peaceful election

Dhaka, Nov 20: Jatiya Sangsad opposition leader and Jatiya Party's main sponsor Begum Roshan Ershad has sought the President's full cooperation in conducting the upcoming 12th Jatiya Sangsad elections in a fair, free, impartial and peaceful manner.

JP chairman asks President to initiate dialogue

Dhaka, Nov 15: After US Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia Affairs Donald Lu wrote to the three major parties of Bangladesh to sit in the dialogue 'without preconditions', Jatiya Party Chairman GM Quader urged President Md. Shahabuddin to take the initiative for this dialogue.

President returns home from Singapore after undergoing treatment

Dhaka, Nov 2: President Md. Shahabuddin has returned home after taking treatment in Singapore. Bangladesh Biman flight BG-585 carrying the President and his wife Dr. Rebecca Sultana landed in Dhaka at 6 pm on Wednesday.

11th parliament's last session to sit on October 22

Dhaka, Oct 6: The last session of the current Parliament will be held on October 22. Parliament will meet at 4 pm that day. On Thursday, President Md. Shahabuddin called this session as his constitutional power.