Daily Archives: January 27, 2018

‘75pc madrasa students remain jobless for lack of expertise’

Modernisation of madrasa education stressed

Modernisation of madrasa education stressed

TRIBUNAL DESK: Speakers at a discussion here on Saturday stressed the need for modernising madrasa education, mainly the Qawmi one, with its integration into the mainstream education as 75 percent students of such educational institutions remain jobless for lack of expertise. They also said the government should bring Qawmi madrasas under its rules, regulation and

Indonesian President Joko Widodo

Indonesian president to visit Rohingya camp Sunday

TRIBUNAL DESK: Indonesian President Joko Widodo, who arrives in Bangladesh on Saturday afternoon, will visit the Rohingya camps in Cox’s Bazar on Sunday. Widodo is scheduled to arrive around 4:10pm, an official told UNB. Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali will meet the Indonesian president at Sonargaon Hotel around 6:30pm on Saturday. President Abdul Hamid will


Deadly blast rocks Kabul, Taliban claims responsibility

TRIBUNAL DESK: At least 40 people have been killed and 140 wounded in a suicide attack in the Afghan capital, Kabul, according to Waheed Majrooh, health ministry spokesman. The Taliban claimed responsibility Saturday’s assault, with reports confirming that the explosion was close to an old interior ministry building. Following the blast, huge plumes of dark

AL to pick most respectable person for presidency Quader

AL to pick most respectable person for presidency: Quader

TRIBUNAL DESK: “We’re yet to choose our candidate for the president polls. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and the nomination board will select the candidate who is most respectable to the country’s people,” he said. Quader, also the minister for Road Transport and Bridges, was talking to reporters after inaugurating work on the Singair-Manikganj-Hemayetpur regional highway