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UN to raise 1971 Genocide issue in international forum

The United Nations (UN) will raise the issue of Pakistani genocide in Bangladesh in 1971 in the international forum, visiting UN Under Secretary-General and Special Advisor on Prevention of Genocide Adama Dieng said on Sunday. “Though some countries may oppose, we will raise the issue of Pakistani genocide in Bangladesh during the liberat...

Nation celebrates 99th birth anniversary of Bangabandhu

The nation has celebrated the 99th birth anniversary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman through extensive programmes, fanfare and gaiety. In Tungipara, Gopalganj, President M Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina paid rich tributes to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. The President and the Pr...

Affluent people can change people's lives: HPM Sheikh Hasina

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has urged affluent people to dedicate them to the cause of nation following philanthropist RP Shaha’s footprints as she handed over “Danveer Ranada Prasad Shaha Memorial Gold Medal” to four national celebrities. “Ranada Prasad Shaha set an example in serving the human being,” she told t...

Bangladesh-India tie is a role model for the world: HPM Sheikh Hasina

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said bilateral relations between Bangladesh and India have appeared as a “role model” of good neighbourliness for the rest of the world, expressing her firm belief that this cooperation will also continue in future. “As a result of multifaceted and multi-dimensional cooperation, our bila...

HPM Sheikh Hasina urges all to pray for speedy recovery of Obaidul Quader

The cabinet today requested the countrymen to pray for Road Transport and Bridges Minister and Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader, who is now on the way for treatment at Mt. Elizabeth, Singapore with critical cardiac ailments. “The cabinet was informed about his (Quader’s) health condition (and) it urged the countrymen to...