Now you can pay British Council IELTS fees online

February 14 2019 | TW News Correspondent

The British Council (Bangladesh) has signed an agreement with SSL Wireless for using their SSLCOMMERZ payment gateway. The Signing Ceremony took place at the corporate office of SSL Wireless in New Eskaton Road on 10th February.

British Council is a global organization specializing in international culture and educational opportunities which is working in Bangladesh to develop English language skills of s...

Advanced tech in BPL creates universal appeal

February 03 2019 | TW News Correspondent

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has changed the way cricket was viewed in the cricket-crazy country introducing a plethora of technological advancements by incorporating the use of several state-of-the-art gadgets on the field.

The ongoing B...

Online media a global reality: Info minister

January 27 2019 | TW News Correspondent

Terming online media a global reality, Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud said registration of online media will be done after the broadcast policy has passed. Many data about online media have already been collected. “After every 1-2 hours, I visit online. Many of the new...

Process underway to detect fake online portals

January 27 2019 | TW News Correspondent

Underscoring the need of online news portals, Information Minister Hasan Mahmud has said fake sites will be closed once the registration process is completed under the broadcast policy.

“There are some...

Bangladesh set to sue to recover BB cyber heist money

January 20 2019 | TW News Correspondent

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal said a case will be filed by this month to get back the money stolen from Bangladesh Bank (BB) reserve.


Against whom the case will be filed hasn’t been fixed yet, he said.


“But, case will be filed in specific time,” he added.


The minister was talking to the reporters after holding a meeting...

Bangladesh to launch 2nd satellite soon

January 17 2019 | TW News Correspondent

Bangladesh has a plan to launch its second satellite soon in a bid to establish civilized, scientific and better society, said Planning Minister MA Mannan.


“The government, headed by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, has been working for establishing a civilized, scientific and better society. So, we have a plan to launch s...

5 detained over fake Facebook accounts of PM family

January 17 2019 | TW News Correspondent

Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) detained five persons on accusation of fraudulence by using fake Facebook accounts named after Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her family members.


They were detained in a drive carried out in various parts of the capital city Wednesday (Ja...

Sajeeb Wazed reappointed PM’s honorary ICT adviser

January 16 2019 | TW News Correspondent

Sajeeb Wazed Joy, the son of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, has been reappointed as her honorary Information and Communication Technology (ICT) adviser.


The premier appointed him under the power of Rules of Business 1996 3(B)x(i).


Joy, as a part-timer and unpaid, will work for his mother Sheikh Hasina as per her direction and su...

Smartphone & tab expo ends at BICC

January 13 2019 | TW News Correspondent

The three day-long smartphone and TAB expo ended at Bangabandhu International Conference Center (BICC) Saturday (Jan 12). Huge turnout of gadget lovers was marked on the concluding day. Most...