daily sun | print version
Front Page
President’s power to control judges unconstitutional By Other | Last Updated: 2nd August, 2017, 00:00

The Chief Justice and two other judges of the Supreme Court have termed ‘contrary to the constitution’ President’s power to deal with posting, transfer, promotion, granting leave…

President’s power 
to control judges 
unconstitutional

Conjoined twins of Gaibandha separated

The conjoined twin babies of Gaibandha were separated through conducting surgery at Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) on Tuesday. Doctors began the surgery on the twins at about 9:40am…


Biman’s hajj flight schedules in disarray

Frequent cancellation of hajj flights carrying pilgrims to Saudi Arabia by Biman Bangladesh Airlines has thrown the flight schedules into disarray, putting a dent in the national carrier’s reputation.…


Zia was involved in killing of Bangabandhu: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday reiterated that Ziaur Rahman was involved in the assassination of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. “Violating the constitution, Khondaker…

Back Page
Govt allows 10 unsolicited deals for 1,788MW power Govt allows 10 unsolicited
deals for 1,788MW power

The Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) on Tuesday approved a proposal for purchasing of 1,788MW of electricity from nine private sponsors for durations between five and 15 years under 10 unsolicited…

Metropolis
Body formed for coordination among city corporations Body formed for coordination
among city corporations

LGRD Minister Khandker Mosharraf Hossain on Tuesday said a high-level committee has been formed to bring coordination among Dhaka, Chittagong and Narayanganj city corporations and Wasa to remove waterlogging…

Biz Capital
CCC’s asphalt plant goes into operation this month CCC’s asphalt plant goes into operation this month

Chittagong City Corporation (CCC) authority is going to put the newly set up modern and environment-friendly asphalt plant into operation this month to facilitate smooth repairing works of dilapidated…

Editorial
Written Submission on 16th Amendment Case by M. Amir-Ul Islam Written Submission on 16th
Amendment Case by M. Amir-Ul Islam

The Supreme Court, on July 3, 2017, upheld a verdict of the High Court that declared illegal the 16th amendment to the Constitution which had empowered the parliament to impeach the apex court…

Post Loug
Water-Logging in Chittagong: Glimpses of Losses Water-Logging in Chittagong: Glimpses of Losses

Of late, sufferings of the Chittagong city dwellers knew no bounds. In fact, the hardships started in early June this year. Not only people of other professions, traders in port city commodity hubs…

Asia
China will never permit loss of ‘any piece’ of land: Jinping China will never permit loss of ‘any piece’ of land: Jinping

BEIJING: Chinese President Xi Jinping issued a tough line on national sovereignty Tuesday amid multiple territorial disputes with his country’s neighbors, saying China will never permit the loss…

World
Nearly 500 suspects stand trial over Turkey’s failed coup Nearly 500 suspects stand trial over Turkey’s failed coup

SINCAN: Nearly 500 people appeared in court Tuesday in the biggest trial yet of suspects from Turkey’s failed coup, facing charges of conspiring to oust the government from an air base seen as…

Culturetainment
Purnima back in acting with Eid tele-drama Purnima back in acting with Eid tele-drama

After a long break popular actress Purnima is back in acting. Now she is passing her busy time by working for an Eid tele-drama directed by Roman.  She stood before camera at a shooting house…

Winner
BCB seeking to recruit MacGill as Tigers’ spin bowling coach, says Akram Khan BCB seeking to recruit MacGill as Tigers’ spin bowling coach, says Akram Khan

Bangladesh Cricket Board is seeking to rope in former Australian spinner Stuart MacGill as Bangladesh’s spin bowling coach for their upcoming assignments against Australia and South Africa, BCB…

My Districts
Call to make vitamin A plus campaign successful Call to make vitamin A plus campaign successful

KHULNA: Speakers at a programme underscored the need for making the Vitamin A plus campaign scheduled to be observed across the country on August 5 successful, reports BSS. They were…

News link
Venezuela arrests two key opposition leaders Venezuela arrests two key opposition leaders

CARACAS: The Venezuelan intelligence service arrested two prominent opposition leaders early Tuesday, their relatives said, a day after a vote to choose a much-condemned assembly that supersedes parliament,…

Business
Govt to import 400MW more power from India Govt to import 400MW
more power from India

The government has planned to import an additional 400MW of electricity from a coal-fired thermal power plant at Haldia in West Bengal.   Indian power trader PTC India Ltd has expressed…

Top