Cricketers celebrate Eid with family and friends

After a gruelling schedule packed with international matches and domestic leagues, Bangladesh’s cricket stars are taking a well-deserved break to celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr with family and loved ones, reports UNB. National team captain, Nazmul Hossain Shanto, will head to Rajshahi to celebrate Eid with his family. Similarly, Mushfiqur Rahim, who has been recovering from an injury, … Read more

PM congratulates newly elected Irish PM Simon Harris

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday congratulated the newly elected Irish Prime Minister Simon Harris, reports BSS. In a letter wrote to the Irish Premier, she said, “I, on behalf of the Government and the People of Bangladesh, extend our heartiest congratulations to you on your assumption of the office of the Prime Minister of … Read more

President for standing by the poor, Palestinians

President Mohammed Shahabuddin on Thursday urged the affluent people of the society to stand by the poor as well as the oppressed people of Palestine, reports BSS. The Head of State, in a congratulatory speech delivered on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr at the Credentials Hall of Bangabhaban, called upon the countrymen to enjoy the joys … Read more

PM expresses heartfelt Eid greetings to freedom fighters

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, on the auspicious occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr, expressed her heartfelt greetings to all of Bangladesh’s Freedom Fighters, recognising their sacrifices for the nation. Continuing her tradition of honouring these heroes, the Prime Minister sent flowers, fruits, and sweets to the war-wounded freedom fighters and the families of martyrs residing at the Martyred … Read more

Events may lead to another ‘Dhaka tragedy’: Imran warns

PTI founding chairman and former Prime Minister Imran Khan, drawing a parallel between current developments in Pakistan with the circumstances leading to the 1971 Dhaka tragedy, on Tuesday warned that the present situation could result in economic collapse. He reminded the governmental authorities that the powers that be that countries and institutions could not survive … Read more

Israeli airstrike in Gaza kills 3 sons, 4 grandchildren of top Hamas leader

An airstrike from Israel killed three sons of Hamas’ top political leader in the Gaza Strip on Wednesday, striking high-stakes targets at a time when Israel is holding delicate cease-fire negotiations with the militant group. Hamas said four of the leader’s grandchildren were also killed. Ismail Haniyeh ’s sons are among the highest-profile figures to … Read more

Health Minister happy with doctors, nurses’ presence at hospitals despite Eid holidays

Health and Family Welfare Minister Dr. Samanta Lal Sen on Thursday expressed satisfaction after he found physicians and nurses on duty at several hospitals despite Eid holidays. Dr Sen expressed his satisfaction while visiting Mugda Medical College & Hospital in Dhaka on Thursday afternoon, reports BSS. He said, “I visited several hospitals yesterday (Wednesday). I … Read more

Common people suffered most during this Eid: Fakhrul

Blaming the government for failing to keep the prices of commodities at reasonable level, BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Thursday said that this year’s Eid-ul-Fitr, the biggest religious festival of Muslims, has brought no joy for the country’s ordinary people due to exorbitant prices of all products. He said this after paying … Read more