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PM enjoys cultural show at Bangabandhu Stadium

PM enjoys cultural show at Bangabandhu Stadium

Away from her normal daily routine, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina this evening joined thousands of people to witness a cheerful but inspirational cultural performance organized as part of the programmes to celebrate country’s historic achievement to become a developing country from the status of least developed country (LDC). Sheikh Hasina, finding herself amidst thousands of

Celebration for graduation from LDC begins

Celebration for graduation from LDC begins

Celebration begins today across the country for the present government’s historic achievement of making Bangladesh eligible for graduating from the group of Least Development Countries (LDCs), reports BSS. The government has taken all out preparation for a two-day celebration of the success in the capital city while the festivity will continue for a week across

Prime Minister urges countrymen to keep up achievement

Prime Minister urges countrymen to keep up achievement

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has urged the countrymen to keep up the achievement dedicating Bangladesh’s graduation to a developing nation to the countrymen as she was accorded a grand reception for her stewardship for the landmark development, BSS reports.   “This achievement has been possible as we worked together . . . it’s the achievement

Prime Minister mourns death of Kakan Bibi, Bir Pratik

Prime Minister mourns death of Kakan Bibi, Bir Pratik

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday expressed deep shock and sorrow at the death of gallantry award-recipient female freedom fighter Kakan Bibi, Bir Pratik.   In a condolence message, the prime minister recalled with profound respect the outstanding role of the valiant freedom fighter in the great war of liberation in 1971.   Sheikh Hasina

Bir Protik Kakon Bibi passes away

Bir Protik Kakon Bibi passes away

Freedom Fighter Bir Protik Kakon Bibi has passed away at MAG Osmani Medical College Hospital on Wednesday night. She was reportedly aged 103.   Kakon Bibi, the Liberation War heroine, breathed her last at 11:05pm, said Brig Gen AKM Mahbubul Haque, director of the hospital.   The body was kept at the hospital, he said,

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PM enjoys cultural show at Bangabandhu Stadium

PM enjoys cultural show at Bangabandhu Stadium

Away from her normal daily routine, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina this evening joined thousands of people to witness a cheerful but inspirational cultural performance organized as part of the …

Kakon Bibi laid to rest with state honour

Kakon Bibi laid to rest with state honour

Valiant freedom fighter Nurjahan Kakon Bibi, Bir Protik, was laid to rest with state honour at her village home in Jhirargaon of Doarabazar upazila in Sunamganj district after Asr prayers today. …


Speaker off to Saudi to perform Umrah

Speaker off to Saudi to perform Umrah

Jatiya Sangsad Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury along with her family left Dhaka for Saudi Arabia on Thursday morning to perform Umrah, UNB reports.   A regular flight of Emirates Airlines …

Bir Protik Kakon Bibi passes away

Bir Protik Kakon Bibi passes away

Freedom Fighter Bir Protik Kakon Bibi has passed away at MAG Osmani Medical College Hospital on Wednesday night. She was reportedly aged 103.   Kakon Bibi, the Liberation War heroine, breathed …


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Neymar’s recovery is ‘going well’

Neymar’s recovery is ‘going well’

Brazil team doctor Rodrigo Lasmar said on Tuesday that Neymar’s recovery from foot surgery “is going well”, as the star forward bids to be fit for the World Cup in Russia.   Lasmar, who operated on Neymar on 3 March, said he speaks “two or three time a day” with the physiotherapists working with the


Bangladesh stun Sri Lanka in nailbiter to set up India final

Bangladesh stun Sri Lanka in nailbiter to set up India final

The Tigers will take on India in the T20I tri-series final on Sunday, after chasing down the hosts’159 for 7 at the R Premadasa Stadium on Friday. The vice-captain …

SL set 160-run target for Tigers

SL set 160-run target for Tigers

Sri Lanka have set a target of 160 for Bangladesh to chase at R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo on Friday. Sri Lanka managed to score 159 runs losing 7 wickets in 20 …

Shakib added for T20I tri-series against Sri Lanka

Shakib added for T20I tri-series against Sri Lanka

Bangladesh cricket superstar Shakib Al Hasan will join the Bangladesh squad on Thursday, ahead of the final league match against Sri Lanka, the winner of which will …