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Pay Commission recommends almost cent pc salary hike for public servants It’ll cause no inflationary impact, says Muhith

Pay Commission recommends almost cent pc salary hike for public servants It’ll cause no inflationary impact, says Muhith

DHAKA : The National Pay and Services Commission on Sunday submitted its report to the government recommending almost cent percent salary hike for about 13 lakh public servants fixing the minimum basic salary at Tk 8,200 while the maximum for Grade I officials at Tk 80,000 per month, which will raise government expenditure by 63.7 […]

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Jute genome decoder Dr Maqsudul Alam passes away

DHAKA : Bangladeshi scientist Prof Dr Maqsudul Alam, who shot to prominence discovering the jute genome sequencing, died of liver cirrhosis at a Hawaii hospital in the USA on Saturday. He was 60, reports UNB. Dr Maqsudul, also a professor at Hawaii University, breathed his last at Queens Medical Center around 10:15 am (local time), […]

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Jute genome decoder Dr Maqsudul Alam passes away

DHAKA : Bangladeshi scientist Prof Dr Maqsudul Alam, who shot to prominence discovering the jute genome sequencing, died of liver cirrhosis at a Hawaii hospital in the USA on Saturday. He was 60, reports UNB. Dr Maqsudul, also a professor at Hawaii University, breathed his last at Queens Medical Center around 10:15 am (local time), […]

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Kibria murder case Harris Chy among 11 facing warrants

HABIGANJ : A court here on Saturday issued warrants for arrest against 11 people, including former Prime Minister Khaleda Zia’ s political secretary Harris Chowdhury and incumbent Sylhet City Corporation mayor Ariful Haque Chowdhury, in the Shah AMS Kibria murder case, reports UNB. Senior Judicial Magistrate Rashid Ahmed Milon passed the order after taking cognisance […]

Another Rab member remanded

DHAKA : A court in Narayanganj on Sunday placed another member of Rapid Action Battalion-11 – Asaduzzaman Nur – on a seven-day remand in a case filed in connection with the Narayanganj seven murders, reports UNB. Senior Judicial Magistrate KM Mahiuddin passed the order after Detective Branch officer-in-charge Mamunur Rashid, also investigation officer of the […]

Tarique faces 2 more arrest warrants Another court also summons him

DHAKA : Two more courts-one in Dhaka and the other in Mymensingh-on Sunday issued warrants for the arrest of BNP senior vice chairman Tarique Rahman in separate cases filed for his disparaging remarks about Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, reports UNB. Besides, a Munshiganj court summoned Tarique, also the eldest son of BNP founder Ziaur Rahman […]

Writ filed to stop legal practice by MPs

DHAKA : A writ petition seeking stoppage of legal practice by Supreme Court (SC) lawyers after they become members of parliament (MPs) was filed yesterday, reports BSS. Dr. Yunus Ali Akand, a lawyer of the SC, filed the petition, which will be placed tomorrow for hearing in the division bench comprising Justice Sheikh Hasan Arif […]

Pry, Ebtedayee, JSC, JDC results Dec 30

DHAKA : The results of Primary and Ebtedayee Terminal, and Junior School Certificate (JSC) and Junior Dakhil Certificate (JDC) examinations will be published on December 30, reports UNB. “The results of Primary and Ebtedayee Terminal Examinations will be published on December 30,” Primary and Mass Education Secretary Kazi Akhtar Hossain told UNB over phone. He […]

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World’s Deepest Swimming Pool

Interesting News Y-40 “Deep Joy” is the world’s deepest pool, at 42 meters deep, a height equivalent to that of a 14-storey building. The pool measures 21 meters by 18 meters at the surface and changes into a well like structure as you go deeper. Holding 4,300 cubic meters of water maintained at a constant […]

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