** Mushfiqur smashes another ton vs Sri Lanka ** Croplands inundated in Faridpur as major rivers swell ** Global Covid cases near 528 million ** Strengthening of taka artificially may leave an adverse impact on macro economy: Experts ** China bars ministers and senior officials from owning assets abroad directly or through spouses and children ** Sylhet: Flood-hit city dwellers suffer crisis of gas, power and safe drinking water ** Graft case: Haji Salim denied bail; sent to jail ** Global Covid cases top 527 million ** Call it national government, call it emergency government – but the need for change is urgent ** Rains lash Dhaka, trigger snarls ** Global Covid cases near 527 million ** No advice to be economical, honest people are already in hardship ** Flooding affects millions in Sylhet ** India, Bangladesh train services to resume shortly ** Global Covid cases near 526 million ** Gridlocks greet capital commuters ** Consumers buying rice from a Food Directorate's Truck posted at Abdul Gani road in the capital on Thursday amid soaring prices of essential commodities. NN photo ** Is Bangladesh heading toward a Sri Lanka-like crisis? ** Veteran journalist Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury no more ** Averting currency crisis without power sector reform ** Boatmen struggle to cross the Buriganga River as water hyacinths cover part of the river near Islampur in the capital. NN photo ** Nasir, two others indicted in Pori Moni case ** Covid-19: Bangladesh logs 22 new cases, no death ** HC cancels bail of expelled JL leader Samrat ** Truck-microbus collision leaves 2 dead in Natore **

News in Brief

27 January 2022

Newly-joined DC exchanges views

Sylhet Bureau
Newly-joined DC of Sylhet Md Mojibor Rahman arranged an exchange of views with the leaders of Sylhet District Press Club and the leaders of the executive councils of professional organizations of print and electronic media at DC Conference Room on Tuesday. Sylhet DC presided over the meeting.  Al Azad, President of Sylhet District Press Club, Iqbal Siddiqui President of Sylhet Press Club, Ikramul Kabir, Special Correspondent of Samay TV, Secretary of Sylhet Press Club Abdur Rashid Renu, Senior Journalist, MA Hannan, Executive Editor of Daily Sylhet Bani, Faruk Ahmed, Editor of Daily Jaintabarta, Mohammad Sirajul Islam, Chamir Mahmud, General Secretary, Syed Russell, Deputy General Secretary, Misbah Uddin Ahmed, Treasurer, Sylhet Online President of the Press Club Muhith Chowdhury, Information and Technology Secretary of the District Press Club Sultan Sumon among the senior journalists spoke there.

Birth registration campaign held

Baraigram (Natore) Correspondent

The 'free birth registration' campaign for children within 45 days was held at Joaria Union Parishad premises of  Baraigram upazila on Tuesday. This meeting was presided over by UP Chairman Chand Mohammad and conducted by the Secretary Abdul Malek Sarkar. UNO  Mst. Mariyam Khatun was the Chief Guest at the meeting. Also, Principal of Ahmedpur Azam Ali Degree College SM Asad-uz-Zaman, Upazila Assistant Programmer Abdur Rahman Anshari, Lecturer Md. Abul Kalam Azad, UP Member Md. Moniruzjan and others gave speeches on birth registration. Registered children and their mothers, including members of UP, local elites were present. Later, the UNO presented clothes for the registered children.

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