Sinha’s mother satisfied with investigation progress By Sun Online Desk | Last Updated: 10th August, 2020, 12:50

Recalling her son’s positive attitude, she says Sinha used to always show positive attitude and suggested others to be positive

Slain Maj (retd) Sinha’s mother satisfied with investigation progress

Challenging budget amid corona crisis Challenging budget amid corona crisis

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal placed the country’s 49th budget and his second in a row styled: ‘Economic Transition and Pathway to Progress’ at parliament on Thursday afternoon  


Bashundhara City Shopping Mall reopens Friday Bashundhara City Shopping Mall reopens Friday

The shopping mall had been closed since March 26 following an order of the government to ensure social distancing amid coronavirus outbreak


Toma Construction's involvement found in mask scandal! Toma Construction's involvement found in mask scandal!

The NSI found less number of masks in twenty cartons during a checking. The intelligence agency informed the CMSD about the irregularities


Tk 64,580cr allocated for communications system

Tk 64,580cr allocated for communications system

The government allocated Tk 29,441cr for road transport & highways division, Tk 16,326cr for railway, Tk 7980cr for bridges division and Tk 3688cr for civil aviation and tourism and Tk 3999cr for waterways


CARE, Coca-Cola provide PPEs for health care professionals CARE, Coca-Cola provide PPEs for health care professionals

The PPE distribution took place in Dhaka on Thursday (June 11), in presence of officials from the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS)


Disaster Management Ministry gets reduced allocation Disaster Management Ministry gets reduced allocation

The Disaster Management and Relief Ministry has got less attention in the national budget for fiscal 2020-21 with lower allocation


Tk 150 crore allocated for ACC to intensify fight against graft

Tk 150 crore allocated for ACC to intensify fight against graft

The minister proposed increasing allocation by Tk 27 crore for the fiscal of 2020-21


Tk 3,688cr earmarked for civil aviation, tourism Tk 3,688cr earmarked for civil aviation, tourism

Finance minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Thursday proposed an allocation of TK 3,688 crore for Civil Aviation…


Agriculture sector gets Tk 16,437 crore budget allocation Agri sector gets Tk 16,437cr budget allocation

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal has proposed to allocate Tk 16,437 crore in agriculture sector that is 2.89 percent of the total budget for the fiscal of 2020-21


Govt allocates Tk 28,670 crore for public order and safety;
Tk1,033cr higher than previous fiscal  Govt allocates Tk 28,670 crore for public order and safety

The allocation for the upcoming overall public order and safety budget is 5 percent of the total proposed budget


Prices to hike, prices to go down Prices to hike, prices to go down

The budget proposes various taxes cut and tax exemptions in different sectors while it also proposes additional taxes in some other sectors


Cost of mobile phone users increases

Cost of mobile phone users increases

Currently, mobile phone users have to pay 15 percent value added tax (VAT), 10 percent SD and 1 percent surcharge on the bill of their phone call, internet and other usages


Govt takes six measures to rejuvenate stock market: Kamal Govt takes six measures to rejuvenate stock market: Kamal

These include- enhancing participation of banks and non-bank financial institutions in the capital market


Car, jeep owners to pay more for BRTA services

Car, jeep owners to pay more for BRTA services

The owners of private car and jeep have to pay 5 percent more money for getting various services provided by Bangladesh Road Transport Authority (BRTA) as per the proposed budget 2020-21


Democracy freed with release of Sheikh Hasina: Hasan Democracy freed with release of Sheikh Hasina: Hasan

The meeting was held marking the 11th anniversary of Awami League President and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s release from prison


Overall budget deficit Tk. 190,000 crore in 2020-21 Overall budget deficit Tk. 190,000 crore in 2020-21

Total allocation for operating and other expenditures is estimated at Tk. 3,62,855 crore, while the allocation for the annual development program


Govt sets ambitious 8.2 pc GDP growth target Govt sets ambitious 8.2 pc GDP growth target

 Ambitious target of 8.2 percent GDP growth  for the next fiscal with a comprehensive plan that includes four main strategies 


Social Safety Net: Expanded coverage to include 17 lakh more under existing schemes Social Safety Net: Expanded coverage to include 17 lakh more under existing schemes

According to the sources, the allocation in this sector would be increased by Tk 1633 crore while the number of the beneficiaries will increase to 98 lakh (9.8 million) from existing 81 lakh


Tk 34,427 cr proposed for defence;
Tk 2,327 cr higher than previous FY Tk 34,427 cr proposed for defence

The government has allocated Tk 34,427 crore for the Ministry of Defence, Armed Forces Division and other services


National Budget FY21: Cigarette to be costlier

Cigarette to be costlier

Cigarette is going to be costlier as Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Thursday proposed increased supplementary duty to reduce the consumption of tobacco products 


National Budget 20-21 FY: Black money can be deposited in banks

Black money can be deposited in banks

The banking sector is likely to get a boost in deposit as the government allowed black money investments


Land mutation within 28 days: Kamal Land mutation within 28 days: Kamal

People now has the advantage of getting mutation done in a maximum of 28 working days compared to 45 working days taken earlier


National Budget 20-21 FY: No VAT proposed on gold import

No VAT proposed on gold import

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal proposed to withdraw 15 percent VAT on the import of gold bar to discourage illegal import and encourage the import of gold on legal routes through proper channel 


Budget keeps Tk 100b for Covid-19 response  
Budget keeps Tk 100b for Covid-19 response

To combat the Covid-19 pandemic, the govt is implementing different programmes worth Tk 5,500 crore under the Health Services Division, the finance minister says


Additional 1pc export incentive to continue for RMG sector Additional 1pc export incentive to continue for RMG sector

An additional 1 percent export incentive is being provided to all categories of RMG exports from FY2019-20


Budget 2020-21: Govt takes up comprehensive plan with 4 key strategies

Budget 2020-21: Comprehensive plan with 4 key strategies taken up

The government suspended payment of interest for the months of April and May against loans distributed by all commercial banks


Tk100cr allocated for research in health sector

Tk100cr allocated for research in health sector

The fund is named "Integrated Health-Science Research and Development Fund"


Light to moderate rain likely over country Light to moderate rain likely over country

Mild heat wave is sweeping over Rajshahi, Dinajpur, Nilphamari and Panchagarh and it may abate


Tax-free income ceiling raised to Tk3 lakh Tax-free income ceiling raised to Tk3 lakh

Moreover, individual taxpayers, from the lower income brackets, have got a 5 percent tax slab, down from existing 10 percent


Finance Minister places Tk 568,000cr budget for 2020-21 FY Finance Minister places Tk 568,000cr budget for 2020-21 FY

The budget was placed when the country is reeling under adverse social and economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic


President authenticates proposed budget for 2020-21 FY President authenticates proposed budget for 2020-21 FY

The head of the state authenticated the budget at his Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban (parliament complex) Office at about 2:50 o’clock this afternoon


Flights on international routes to resume from June 16 Flights on international routes to resume from June 16

Flight operations on international routes from Bangladesh will resume on June 16 after over two months of suspension due to the coronavirus pandemic


Police arrests 12 over death in Narail clash Police arrests 12 over death in Narail clash

Police have arrested 12 persons for their alleged involvement in death of three people during a clash between two groups


Finance Minister Mustafa Kamal unveiling budget for FY 21 Mustafa Kamal unveiling budget for FY 21

Earlier in the day, the cabinet, chaired by prime minister Sheikh Hasina, approved the national budget for placing in the parliament


Cabinet endorses proposed national budget for FY 2020-2021 Cabinet endorses proposed national budget for FY 21

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal is set to unveil the proposed national budget for the 2020-2021 FY this afternoon


Covid-19: Bangladesh reports 3,187 new cases, 37 deaths Covid-19: Bangladesh reports 3,187 new cases, 37 deaths

Another 848 patients are released from hospitals in the same period, taking the recovery count to 16,747


AL factional clash leaves one dead, 20 injured in Jhenaidah AL factional clash leaves one dead, 20 injured

Faruk Hossain, 35, a resident of the village, succumbed to his injuries on Thursday morning while undergoing treatment at Dhaka Medical College Hospital


Panel on Covid-19 calls for expanding lockdown coverage in risky zones Panel on Covid-19 calls for expanding lockdown coverage

The committee also gives five recommendations, including increasing the scope of hospital services, and urged for its speedy implementation


NRB Global Bank’s Ctg branch manager dies from coronavirus NRB Global Bank’s Ctg branch manager dies from coronavirus

Mejbaul Haque Arman, manager of Chattogram's Lohagara branch, passed away at the intensive care unit (ICU) of the hospital last night while undergoing treatment

‹ Start  < 50 51 52 53 54 >  End ›
Top