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    15 lakh families getting PM’s assistance through Nagad

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:54pm on May 02, 2021

    Mobile financial service Nagad has started disbursing the prime minister’s financial assistance to 14.97 lakh families amid the ongoing Covid crisis as Eid gifts, said...

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    Singapore blogger ordered to pay $100,000 for defaming PM

    Agence France-Presse . Singapore | Updated at 01:23pm on March 24, 2021

    A Singaporean blogger was ordered on Wednesday to pay almost $100,000 in damages for defaming the prime minister by sharing an article on Facebook linking...

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    BNP leader Dudu charged with threatening PM

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 07:23pm on March 15, 2021

    A Chattogram court on Monday framed charges against Bangladesh Nationalist Party vice-chairman Shamsuzzaman Dudu for threatening prime minister Sheikh Hasina with life in a television...

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    PM credits people for Bangladesh’s graduation from LDC

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 07:08pm on February 27, 2021

    Describing the country’s graduation to a developing one as historic and a matter of pride, prime minister Sheikh Hasina gave the full credit to the...

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    All but one amici curiae oppose petition

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:04pm on February 15, 2021

    Five of six amici curiae on Monday opposed a writ petition filed by a Supreme Court lawyer seeking ban on Al Jazeera television channel in...

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    HC to hear today writ petition seeking ban on Al Jazeera in Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent  | Updated at 06:36pm on February 09, 2021

    The High Court on Tuesday set today for hearing a writ petition that has sought a court directive to the government and the police to...

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    Estonia gets first female prime minister

    Agence France-Presse . Tallinn | Updated at 12:56pm on January 26, 2021

    Pro-business europhile Kaja Kallas is to be Estonia’s first female prime minister after parliament on Monday voted in her new coalition. Kallas, a 43-year-old former...

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    Online study to continue until COVID-19 situation improves: PM

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 03:19pm on December 31, 2020

    Noting that online study will continue until the educational institutions reopen, prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday reiterated her call to countrymen to maintain proper...

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    PM donates Tk 10cr to Shishu Hospital

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 05:36pm on December 30, 2020

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday donated Tk 10 crore to Dhaka Shishu Hospital. The PM donated the money mainly for facilitating treatment without operation...

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    PM opens 20 fire stations, 6 passport offices, women’s jail

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 08:21pm on December 27, 2020

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday inaugurated 20 newly-constructed fire service stations, six regional passport offices, women’s central jail and an LPG station for cooking...