Ahammad Foyez

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    Newspapers struggle to reach readers

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 03:18pm on April 01, 2020

    The newspaper industry in Bangladesh is facing serious troubles in both reaching the readers and continuing publishing the print editions in the prevailing coronavirus situation...

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    Bangladesh extends holiday to check spread of coronavirus

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 11:22am on March 31, 2020

    The government on Tuesday decided to extend the ongoing public holiday till April 9 to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus in Bangladesh. Sheikh...

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    AL’s Mohiuddin wins Dhaka-10 by-polls amid 5pc turnout, intimidation

    Tapos Kanti Das and Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:25am on March 22, 2020

    Business leader Shafiul Islam Mohiuddin on Saturday was elected Awami League lawmaker for Dhaka-10 parliamentary constituency defeating Bangladesh  Nationalist Party candidate Sheikh Robiul Islam with...

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    ACC suspects anomalies in buying 65 SUVs

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:48am on March 13, 2020

    The Anti-Corruption Commission has suspected irregularities in the procurement of 65 private luxury vehicles of 2500cc or above that were registered in the last five...

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    Flawed IEB polls reflects national elections, say campaigners

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 01:13am on March 10, 2020

    Recently held elections to the Institution of Engineers, Bangladesh have set an example of a farce election in a professional organisation, marked by irregularities including...

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    Women still neglected in Bangladesh political leaderships

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:01am on March 08, 2020

    Almost all political parties in Bangladesh are set to miss the 2020 deadline for ensuring 33 per cent women representation in their committees as women...

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    Bangladesh voters lose faith in electoral system

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:26am on March 02, 2020

    Large number of voters have lost their faith in the electoral system after facing hurdles to cast their votes in recent elections across the country...

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    Coronavirus fear delays ACC team’s Singapore visit

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 01:09am on February 29, 2020

    Visit to Singapore by a team of the Anti-Corruption Commission would be delayed as they are avoiding immediate travel to Singapore for fear of coronavirus....

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    Univs, UGC to decide on evening courses: PM

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:26am on February 13, 2020

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday said that enacting a law to stop evening courses of public universities was unnecessary as the authorities of the...

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    JS passes bill amid protests, walkout

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 01:10am on February 06, 2020

    Amid serious protest from opposition benches and walk out by Bangladesh Nationalist Party members of parliament the House on Wednesday passed a bill allowing the...