Archive for: June 2014

BNP demands immediate elections

REF:  Senior BNP leader Rafiqul Islam Miah has stressed the need for a consensus among all parties in the interest of the country’s development and a ‘participatory election’ without any further delay.


The BNP standing committee member made this observation at a discussion at the National Press Club on Sunday.

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A budget to fulfil promises

REF:  The first budget for Sheikh Hasina government’s second term will be presented on Thursday.The Tk 2.5 trillion budget will have a Tk 674.98 billion deficit.


Finance Minister AMA Muhith will present the budget, having a Tk 1.84 trillion revenue target, in Parliament.“This will be a budget to meet promises unfulfilled in the last term,” Muhith told
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