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City Desk :Mass Communication and Journalism Department of Dhaka University celebrated its Diamond Jubilee function amid much enthusiasm and festivity.A discussion meeting was held on Wednesday morning with DU Vice-Chancellor Professor Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman as chief guest at university’s Professor Mozaffar Ahmed Chowdhury Auditorium. Later, the VC opened different programs of the department which will take place throughout the year.DU MCJ department chairperson Professor Dr. Abul Mansur Ahmed presided over the opening ceremony, while renowned journalist Abed Khan, DU Social...
City Desk :Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) Mayor Barrister Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh has hoped that a developed Bangladesh will be built by 2041 under the leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.“Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is working to build Sonar Bangla dreamt by Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. Once, none could imagine having a satellite of our own. She (Sheikh Hasina) has done it. She is constructing Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant. She has many such achievements,” he...
City Desk :Information and Broadcasting Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud on Thursday said it is the ethical responsibility of the mass media to present the real scenario of achievements, development and progress along with mistakes of the government.“It is the responsibility of the mass media to present the development and progress along with the mistakes. But, in many cases it does not happen and this doesn’t benefit the country and society,” he said, joining the inaugural function of the daily Natun...

City Desk : Concerted efforts of all the government and non-government organizations concerned can be the best way of establishing good government in the delivery process of public services. The present government under the dynamic and visionary leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has been working relentlessly to ensure good governance in the public service delivery sector. So, all the officials and staff of district, upazila and union level offices should discharge their duties with utmost sincerity and honesty to...
City Desk : Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) on Thursday predicted light to moderate rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty wind and lightning flashes is likely to occur at different parts of the country in the next 24 hours commencing at 9 am.Day and night temperature may remain nearly unchanged over the country, it said.“Light to moderate rain or thunder showers accompanied by temporary gusty wind and lightning flashes is likely to occur at many places over Rajshahi division, at...
City Desk :Bangladesh Air Force (BAF) celebrated its 51st anniversary on Wednesday in a befitting manner. The BAF observes this day as ‘Air Force Day’.The day became more joyous as birthday of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and the raising day of Air Force coincided on the same date.A spectacular flypast comprising Mig-29, F-7 series, C-130, Mi series and Bell-212 helicopters was organized by BAF over Dhaka as part of celebrating 51st anniversary.Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Shaikh Abdul...
City Desk :Planning Minister M A Mannan said Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s vision is to develop Bangladesh as she is devoted to take the country forward with her knowledge and competency.“Sheikh Hasina and Bangladesh’s development has now become identical and she is the state hero for facing challenges,” he said this on Wednesday while addressing a discussion in Rajshahi as the chief guest. Rajshahi University (RU) hosted the discussion titled “Sheikh Hasina and Bangladesh’s Development” at its Senate Building to...
City Desk :Awami League (AL) General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader on Thursday urged the BNP leaders to take part in elections shaking off the thought of the caretaker government.“The elections will be held in the country like in other democratic countries across the globe. So, BNP leaders especially Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir should take down the ghost of the caretaker government from their heads and participate in the elections by following the simple path,” he...
City Desk :The 15th death anniversary of Alhaj Foyez Baksh Bhuiya, former...
City Desk :Bangladesh on Wednesday reported zero Covid-19 death while it recorded 665 coronavirus positive cases during the same period.“Bangladesh reported 14.07 percent Covid-19 positive cases as 4,728 samples were tested during the last 24 hours,” a daily statement of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said.During the past 24 hours, the combined figure of coronavirus infection in Dhaka district and the capital is 494 while zero Covid-19 death was reported during the period.The official tally showed that the...
City Desk :The Directorate of Posts on Wednesday released a commemorative postage stamp of Taka 10, a first day cover of Tk 10, a data card of Tk 5 and a special seal marking the 76th birthday of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.Posts and Telecommunications Minister Mustafa Jabbar released those in a programme at the auditorium of GPO in the city, a press release said.Besides, at the initiatives of the Posts and Telecommunications Division and Archive 1971′, a two-day photo exhibition...