Daily Archives: October 9, 2017


PM mourns Bogra AL leader’s death

PM mourns Bogra AL leader’s death

Staff Reporter Prime Minister and Awami League (AL) President Sheikh Hasina today expressed deep shock at the death of Bogra District AL Advisory Council Member and former president of Shibganj Upazila AL Alhaj Moqbul Hossain. In a condolence message, the prime minister prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul and conveyed profound sympathy to

Is smartphone making us unsmart?

Md Mustakimur Rahman Without any doubt, smartphones have totally changed the method of communication. These phones come with multifunctional tools with several numbers of applications which bring uncountable benefit to us. Literally, it has become a part of our daily life and it is very difficult to live without this device now a day. It


Speaker leaves for USA to join a parliamentary workshop

Staff Reporter Speaker of the Jatiya Sangsad and chairperson of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association’s (CPA) executive committee Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury has left here for the USA to participate in a parliamentary workshop and meetings with different UN agencies there. Dr Shirin, who left Dhaka on Sunday, is leading a two-member Bangladesh delegation during her


Militants under control: Home Minister

Staff Reporter Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Monday said the government has been able to control militancy in the country as law enforcers are persistently active to thwart their attack plans. “Militants are now both under pressure and under control. Or else, there might have been serious militant attacks at different parts of the country,”


Elora Gahar busy with film and tele-drama

Culture Desk National Film Award winning actress Elora Gahar is currently spending a busy time with the work of a number of films and tele-dramas. DhakaLive has news that the actress is working regularly for several ongoing drama serials, such as—Alvi Ahmed’s ‘New Generation’, Asim Gomez’s ‘Uthal Taranga’ and SA TV’s ‘Tumi Acho Tai’. Besides,


Spanish unionists find their voice in huge Barcelona rally

International Desk Spanish unionists in Catalonia finally found their voice on Sunday, resurrecting Spain’s flag as a symbol of patriotism after decades of it being associated with the Franco dictatorship. In a defiant challenge to plans by Catalonia’s regional government to unilaterally declare independence, hundreds of thousands of people flooded the streets of Barcelona in