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    Jatiya Sangsad adopts obituary references on Mayeen, Sadeque

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:15am on November 08, 2019

    Jatiya Sangsad on Thursday unanimously adopted obituary references on a number of distinguished personalities, including lawmaker and Jatiya Samajtantrik Dal executive president Mayeen Uddin Khan...

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    Fakhrul asks govt to facilitate Sadeque’s return

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:27am on November 04, 2019

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Sunday asked the government to take necessary steps for return of ailing vice-chairman of the...

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    Sylhet mayor Arif, 2 BNP leaders threaten to quit party positions

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:01pm on November 03, 2019

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party’s three central leaders, including its central executive council member and Sylhet mayor Ariful Haque Chowdhury, threatened to resign from the party positions...

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    LGRD ministry investigates breach of discipline by councillor Mominul

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:00am on October 03, 2019

    Local government and rural development ministry is investigating into the councilor KM Mominul Haque Shaeed’s violation of discipline following a written complaint by Dhaka South...

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    Mayor Khokon’s release of 73 budgerigars draws criticism

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 02:03am on September 30, 2019

    Dhaka South City Corporation mayor Sayeed Khokon’s release of 73 budgerigars on Sunday at the city corporation office, marking 73rd birthday celebration of prime minister...

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    Sylhet mayor Ariful gets threat on life

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 12:00am on September 29, 2019

    Unidentified callers on Thursday threatened Sylhet City Corporation mayor Ariful Haque Chowdhury on his life over mobile phone. The corporation’s public relation officer Shahab Uddin...

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    Drives against illegal vehicles soon: Khokon

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:30am on September 25, 2019

    Dhaka South City Corporation mayor Sayeed Khokon on Tuesday said drives would be conducted soon to stop plying of illegal vehicles including rickshaw in the...

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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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    Mayor Khokon planning to introduce electric buses throughout capital

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 08, 2019

    Mayor Mohammad Sayeed Khokon said at a discussion on Saturday  that he asked urban planners and engineers to find out the viability of introduction of...

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    High Court scolds government, mayors for failure

    Emran Hossain and M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:00am on August 19, 2019

    The High Court Division on Sunday scolded the government and the capital’s two mayors for letting dengue spreading across the country in an alarming way....