Daily Archives: January 22, 2018

ADB lauds progress of education sector

ADB lauds progress of education sector

ADB lauds progress of education sector

TRIBUNAL DESK: Director of Human Resource and Social Development of Asian Development Bank (ADB) Sungsup Ra today lauded the progress of education sector of Bangladesh. He made the comment when a four-member delegation led by him called on Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid at the latter’s office here, an official release said. Senior officials of

15-day Jatra festival underway in Jhenidah

15-day Jatra festival underway in Jhenidah

TRIBUNAL DESK: A jatra (folk theatre) festival opened at the district Shilpakala Academy in Jhenidah on Wednesday organised by Jhenidah Shilpakala Academy and Aniket Jatra Shilpi Sangsad. Jhenidah lawmaker Abdul Hye inaugurated the 15 day festival, presided over by Jhenidah Deputy Commissioner Zakir Hossain. DC Zakir Hossain termed the festival a welcome initiative for the

Eight books that will make you want to run away with the circus

Eight books that will make you want to run away with the circus

TRIBUNAL DESK: Exactly 250 years ago on an abandoned patch of land near London’s Waterloo, showman, entrepreneur and equestrian rider Philip Astley drew out a circle in the ground and filled it with astounding physical acts. This spectacle was the world’s very first circus. Including a dazzling combination of jugglers, acrobats, clowns, strong men and

1, 27,198 Bangladeshi pilgrims to perform hajj this year

1, 27,198 Bangladeshi pilgrims to perform hajj this year

TRIBUNAL DESK: A total of 1, 27,198 Bangladeshi pilgrims would be able to perform the holy hajj this year, Religious Affairs Minister Principal Matiur Rahman said here yesterday Among them, 1,20,000 pilgrims would perform the hajj in private management while the number of pilgrims under the government management would be 7,198, the minister told a

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