Friday, 29 October, 2021, 3:53 AM
Staff Correspondent


All Staff Correspondents covers general assignment for Daily Observer print edition, as a member of reporting team.



DMP chief gets extension on contract
Staff Correspondent
Six Addl secretaries get promoted to Secretary Six additional secretaries of the administration have been promoted to the rank of secretary and posted to different ministries and divisions and similar ranks of other departments.Along with the promotions and postings, some other reshuffle was made at the top level posts of the bureaucracy. The Public Administration Ministry has issued separate notifications in this ...
Staff Correspondent
If BNP resorts to violence it will be met with an iron fist: QuaderAwami League (AL) General Secretary Obaidul Quader on Thursday warned that if BNP resorts to any sort of violence and create public sufferings in the name of movement then AL will be met with an iron fist.He made the warning while speaking at a press conference on contemporary issues through videoconferencing from his official residence ...
Staff Correspondent
School students to get jab from Nov 1Health Minister Zahid Maleque said that all preparations are about to end to vaccinate school students aged between12 to 17 and it will start from November 1.Zahid Maleque came up with the remarks after a cabinet meeting at the secretariat on Thursday.The Health Minister said, "The vaccination programme of school going student will start from ...
Staff Correspondent
Google, facebook, YouTube, Yahoo, Amazon to pay taxes as per law: HCThe High Court (HC) has observed that all online platform operators including Google, facebook, YouTube, Yahoo, and Amazon are bound to pay value-added tax (VAT), turnover tax, and supplementary tax and submit their income tax returns in line with the laws of Bangladesh.According to the VAT, Supplementary Tax Act 2012 and the Income Tax Ordinance-1984 ...
Staff Correspondent
Covid costs 6 more livesThe country witnessed six more Covid-19 deaths in the last 24 hours ending at 8:00am on Thursday. The death tally now stands 27,847. Some 294 new cases were also detected during the time, bringing the number of cases to 1,568,857.   Besides, 227 Covid-19 patients recovered from the viral disease, pushing up the recovery rate to ...
Staff Correspondent
All e-commerce companies to get registered in 2 monthsThe cabinet on Thursday asked the authorities concerned to ensure registration of all e-commerce firms with the Commerce Ministry within the next two months.The companies must have to deposit a certain amount of money in Bangladesh Bank as 'security money' for registration process so that customers can get their money back in case of any ...
Staff Correspondent
Cabinet approves Copyrights, Attia Forest ActsThe Cabinet on Monday approved the drafts of the 'Copyrights Act, 2021' and the 'Attia Forest (Conservation) Act, 2021' in principle while it sent back the draft of 'The Drugs Act, 2021' for further update after reviewing by legal experts.The approvals were given in the regular meeting of the Cabinet held at the Secretariat with ...
Staff Correspondent
22 public holidays for 2022 approvedThe Cabinet on Thursday approved the proposed list of holidays for 2022 calendar year with 22 public holidays. Six days out of the total 22 public holidays will fall on weekends in the next year.The holiday calendar for 2022 year was given approval at the regular meeting of the cabinet held at secretariat with Prime ...
Staff Correspondent
Conduct judicial probes into attacks on Hindus: HC The High Court (HC) on Thursday ordered the government to conduct judicial inquiries into the attacks on Hindus and their mandaps during Durga Puja in six districts--Cumilla, Feni, Noakhali, Chattogram, Chandpur and Rangpur--between October 13 and October 18.The HC also asked the chief metropolitan magistrates and chief judicial magistrates of the districts to submit separate ...
8th Ministerial Conference on Food Security and Agricultural Development ends
Staff Correspondent
BD emerges as dev model in agriculture to world: Minister The 8th OIC Ministerial Conference on Food Security and Agricultural Development ended on Wednesday. The conference began in Istanbul in Turkey on October 25 (Monday).A high-level delegation of Bangladesh led by Food Minister Sadhan Chandra Majumder attended the OIC Ministerial Conference on behalf of the country, according to a press release of the ministry issued ...
Latest News
Most Read News
Editor : Iqbal Sobhan Chowdhury
Published by the Editor on behalf of the Observer Ltd. from Globe Printers, 24/A, New Eskaton Road, Ramna, Dhaka.
Editorial, News and Commercial Offices : Aziz Bhaban (2nd floor), 93, Motijheel C/A, Dhaka-1000. Phone: PABX 223353467, 223353481-2; Online: 9513959; Advertisement: 9513663.
E-mail: [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], [email protected],   [ABOUT US]     [CONTACT US]   [AD RATE]   Developed & Maintenance by i2soft