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    ADP execution slightly rises in July-Aug

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 18, 2019

    Implementation of the annual development programme inched up to 4.48 per cent in two months (July-August) of the current fiscal year 2019-2020 against 3.49 per...

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    China strikes back

    Munir Akram | Updated at 12:00am on September 17, 2019

    THE Petroleum Economist of September 3 reported that China has agreed to invest up to $290 billion in the development of Iran’s oil, gas and...

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    Role of religious leaders in development

    Bipasha Dutta | Updated at 12:00am on September 17, 2019

    RELIGIOUS leaders can play both positive and negative role for changing the lives of communities. For having leadership influence, long term community presence and reachability...

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    Municipal mayors want more land tax share

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 01:31am on September 16, 2019

    Mayors of the municipalities demanded a greater share from land and development related taxes for generating income of the local government bodies to pay salaries...

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    Conference on social unrest begins at Islamic University

    IU Correspondent . Kushtia | Updated at 12:51am on September 15, 2019

    The Seventh International Consortium for Social Development for Asia-Pacific Conference on ‘Social unrest, peace and development’ began at Islamic University in Kushtia...

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    Jahangirnagar University authorities agree to redesign master plan

    JU Correspondent | Updated at 12:04am on September 14, 2019

    The Jahangirnagar University authorities on Thursday night agreed to change the its master plan for construction works and to change the locations of two proposed...

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    Inu for action against development allocation plunderers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 14, 2019

    Jatiya Samajtantrik Dal president Hasanul Haq Inu on Friday said the government of Sheikh Hasina was trying best for overall development of the country but...

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    Minister urges government employees to stand against corruption

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on September 14, 2019

    State minister for public administration Farhad Hossain on Friday called upon the government employees to stay uncompromising against injustice and corruption to accelerate the...

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    70 eminent citizens want transparency in JU dev master plan

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:58pm on September 12, 2019

    Expressing solidarity with the demands of teachers and students of Jahangirnagar University protesting against unplanned development at the university, 70 eminent teachers, professionals and activists...

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    Development must not harm environment

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 10, 2019

    DISREGARD for environment is all but glaringly visible in all sectors of development. Unplanned development policies and consequent action relegate environment issues to secondary considerations,...