Language hero prof Mostaq Ahmmad dies at 85 By Sun Online Desk | Last Updated: 2nd December, 2020, 15:44

He got involved with the Language Movement in 1952

Language hero prof Mostaq Ahmmad dies at 85

President receives envoys of 3 countries President receives envoys of 3 countries

Hamid also emphasizes expanding bilateral as well as multilateral relations and exchanging high-level visits at government and private sector levels


Indian High Commissioner Shringla travels by ‘Bandhan Express’ Indian HC Shringla travels by ‘Bandhan Express’

The ‘Bandhan Express’ is symbolic of the friendship and trust between the two countries


Education official caught in the act by ACC Edu official caught in the act by ACC

A special team of the ACC Pabna district office arrests office assistant of Chauhali Upazila Primary Education Office Abdul Malek


All Rangpur arson offenders to be hunted down: Minister All Rangpur arson offenders to be hunted down: Minister

“The rest are being hunted down by members of law enforcement agencies,” the home minister informs journalists


Prime Minister mourns death of Purbokone Editor Taslimuddin PM mourns death of Purbokone Editor Taslimuddin

In a condolence message, the Prime Minister recalls with profound respect the contributions of Taslimuddin to the field of journalism


Government to strengthen 4,000 union parishads to increase revenue Govt to strengthen 4,000 union parishads to increase revenue

The Union Parishad Governance Project has enhanced institutional capacity of Union Parishads through engaging people in planning and budgeting


Opera House to be set up at Hatijheel Opera House to be set up at Hatijheel

Architects Khandakar Ashifuzzaman Rajan and Abu Anas Faisal submit the design before Sheikh Hasina through a power-point presentation


High Court  orders arrest of Patuakhali fake doctor HC orders arrest of Patuakhali fake doctor

A bench of Justice Salma Masud Chowdhury and Justice AKM Jahirul Haque issues the directive


Khaleda asked to appear before court on November 23 in graft cases Khaleda asked to appear before court on Nov 23 in graft cases

Special Judge Court-5 Judge Md Akhteruzzaman passes the order


US to provide $47 million more for Rohingyas in Bangladesh   US to provide $47 million more for Rohingyas in Bangladesh

This assistance is in addition to ongoing development assistance that also benefits host communities in Bangladesh


Myanmar army committed widespread rape in Rakhine State: HRW Myanmar army committed widespread rape in Rakhine State: HRW

Human Rights Watch has found that these abuses amount to crimes against humanity under international law


Digital Security Act not to harass journalists: Inu Digital Security Act not to harass journalists: Inu

The information minister urges journalists to take the proposed digital security law positively


Two new leather industrial estates will be set up in Chittagong, Rajshahi: Prime Minister Two leather estates will be set up in Ctg, Rajshahi: PM

Sheikh Hasina urges the foreign investors and buyers to invest more in Bangladesh's leather sector for further strengthening the country's economy


High level delegations visits Cox's Bazar Sunday High level delegations visits Cox's Bazar Sunday

FM Mahmood Ali will accompany Foreign Ministers of Germany, Sweden, Japan and the European Union High Representative in their Rohingya visit


Cautionary signal 3 for maritime ports Cautionary signal 3 for maritime ports

Some areas of the country may face light to moderate rain/thunder showers accompanied by temporary gusty wind


Prime Minister opens BLLISS-2017 PM opens BLLISS-2017

The theme of the show is "Think Ahead, Think Bangladesh"


Khaleda appears before court in graft cases Khaleda appears before court in graft cases

The BNP Chairperson will deliver her self-defense statements at the special court of Judge Akhtaruzzam


Signal 1 at ports as depression develops over Bay Signal 1 at ports as depression develops over Bay

All fishing boats and trawlers over North Bay and deep sea have been advised to proceed with caution


322m call drops in two months, only 10pc compensated Call drops eating up mobile airtime

Millions of pre-paid subscribers are trapped into accepting 10-second pulse billing system rather than the usual one-second pulse offered to post-paid


PM hopes to settle Rohingya problem peacefully PM hopes to settle Rohingya problem peacefully

Sheikh Hasina says the international community is working together for repatriation of the Myanmar nationals to their country


Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission Bill passed Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission Bill passed

The Commission will work for the peaceful use of atomic power in the areas of food, agriculture, health, medicare, environment and industries


Padma Bridge to get 2nd span soon: Quader Padma Bridge to get 2nd span soon: Quader

“The rest of the spans will also be installed gradually,” the minister says while addressing a discussion at the Jatiya Press Club


No plan to resume household gas connections: Nasrul No plan to resume household gas connections: Nasrul

The state minister says there is some 700-km illegal gas connection in the country and the government wants to sever those


Singapore`s cooperation sought in waste to energy projects S’pore’ s cooperation sought in waste to energy projects

Nasrul Hamid also sought help from Singapore to train up manpower in the country’s power sector saying that Bangladesh needs efficient human resources


So far 5,27,597 Rohingyas registered So far 5,27,597 Rohingyas registered

Sheikh Hasina candidly said her government wants peaceful stay with neighbours and not allowing any quarter to use the land of Bangladesh against any


Niloy murder: Probe report submission deferred again
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Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Aminul Haque passes the order


Shahriar for expanding Bangladesh’s trade with northeastern Indian states Shahriar for expanding Bangladesh’s trade with northeastern Indian states

The state minister lays emphasis on joint efforts to take the advantage


Bangladesh in crisis over providing humanitarian aid to Rohingyas: Prime Minister B’desh in crisis over providing humanitarian aid to Rohingyas: PM

“The present situation is very much worse comparing to any other time of the past,” the premier says


Amnesty describes Myanmar military's investigation as whitewash Amnesty describes Myanmar military's investigation as whitewash

According to a statement, the Myanmar military has made clear it has no intention of ensuring accountability


Denmark to support local communities of Cox's Bazar Denmark to support local communities of Cox's Bazar

The present Rohingya crisis and bilateral relations within trade and development are discussed


No slide in law and order situation: Home Minister No slide in law and order situation: Home Minister

Replying to a query over the attack on the houses Hindu community in Rangpur, the minister says the mobile phone set of Titu will be examined


2nd span of Padma Bridge to be placed soon: Quader 2nd span of Padma Bridge to be placed soon: Quader

The first span of the 6.15-km bridge was installed on September 30


Swedish foreign minister to visit Rohingya camps Sunday Swedish FM to visit Rohingya camps Sunday

From Dhaka, Margot Wallstrom will travel to Myanmar capital to attend Asia-Europe Meeting


Bangladeshi youth killed in BSF firing along Lalmonrhat border Bangladeshi youth killed in BSF firing along Lalmonrhat border

The deceased is identified as Farid Uddin, 22, son of Shamsul Haque, of Patgram upazila


Be aware of fake police Be aware of fake police

Fake DB police persons use handcuffs, toy pistols, toy walkie talkies, ropes, fake ID cards and micro bus like the real DB police


March 7 speech bears history, existence of Bangladesh: PM March 7 speech bears history, existence of Bangladesh: PM

Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed moves the thanksgiving motion in the House under the 147 of the rules of procedure


Number of mobile users crosses 14 crore: BTRC Mobile phone users crosses 14 crore

Statistics updated till September, the number of internet users has reached nearly 8 crore in the country, according to a press statement of BTRC


BGB’s conference with Myanmar counterparts underway BGB’s conference with Myanmar counterparts underway

The Bangladesh delegation returns home next Saturday after completion of the border talks


Electricity law, 2017 proposing 5-yr jail for power pilferage placed in JS 5-yr jail proposed for power pilferage

Annulling the existing Electricity Act, 1910, Nasrul Hamid says the new bill has proposed for ensuring power generation and quality service

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