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Govt takes measures to expand civic amenities to villages: HPM Sheikh Hasina

Prime Minister and Leader of the House Sheikh Hasina has said effective measures have been taken under “My Village, My Town” project aimed at expanding civic amenities to the villages. “Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman gave the commitment of taking effective measures in phases for reducing the gap between...

Govt. would rehabilitate drug dealer: HPM Sheikh Hasina

Prime Minister and Leader of the House Sheikh Hasina said the government would rehabilitate the drug dealers on their surrenders. “Many drug peddlers are surrendering due to (nationwide) massive awareness campaign … Financial assistance will be given to them for their rehabilitation,” she said while replying to a supplementar...

HPM Sheikh Hasina urges NRBs to invest in Bangladesh

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today urged the Bangladeshi engineers living abroad to make contribution to the country’s ongoing development as the ‘son of the soil’. “Non-resident Bangladeshi (NRB) engineers can play immense role in development of ICT sector, agricultural and industrial production, communication and sea r...

I want to build Bangladesh as a wonder for the world: HPM Sheikh Hasina

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has opened the boring works of her government’s ambitious tunnel project under the Karnaphuli River saying she expects Bangladesh to be a “world wonder” with its spectacular development. “I want to build Bangladesh in such a way so that the entire world looks at it (country) with surprise . ....

Chawkbazar tragedy is a lesson to chemical warehouse owners of Old Dhaka: HPM Sheikh Hasina

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said the Chawkbazar tragedy appeared as a lesson for chemical warehouse owners in Old Dhaka, expressing her belief this time they would not decline to relocate their godowns elsewhere as insisted earlier. “I hope that those who earlier opposed to relocating their chemical warehouses from (crammed) old Dhak...