PM sketches Bangmata’s key-shadow role in independence struggle

NM News Desk: Dhaka, Aug-08,  Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today revisited the history of country’s protracted independence struggle extracting Bangamata Begum Fazilatun Nesa Mujib’s key-shadow role particularly in major turning points like the six-point demand, Bangabandhu’s conditional release issue and his March 7 speech. “The decisions of my mother on major political issues helped us […]

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Govt rejected double launch fares proposal

Staff Correspondent: Dhaka, Aug-08,  The government Monday rejected the launch owners’ proposal to double the existing launch fare amid the recent 42.5 percent hike, from Tk 80 to Tk 114 a litre, in diesel price. Launch owners are seeking a 100 percent increase in fares in response to the new fuel oil prices set by […]

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