E-Govt.


Cabinet Okays RPO amendment for use of EVMs in JS polls

October 30 2018 | TW News Correspondent

The Cabinet has given final approval to the draft of Representation of the People Order (RPO, Amendment) Act 2018 and cleared the way for using electronic voting machines (EVMs) in the upcoming 11th general election.

The approval came from a cabinet meeting chaired by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in PMO on Monday (October 29).  

After the meeting, cabinet division secretary Mohammad Shafiu...
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EVM can be used in urban areas: EC secy

October 27 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Election Commission (EC) Secretary Helaluddin Ahmed said Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) can be used in the general election in a small scale in urban areas if the Representation of People Order (RPO) is amended.

The EC secretary was addressing as a chief guest while...
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Internet Society Bangladesh organizes cyber-security workshop

October 21 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Internet Society (ISOC) Bangladesh chapter organised a workshop titled 'Cyber ​​Security Awareness in Bangladesh' at the auditorium of Daffodil I...
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PM Hasina launches MNP service

October 21 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday inaugurated the number portability (MNP) services formally for users, who are willing to switch to another operator without changing their existing numbers.

The premier inaugurated t...
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Nothing to do now as Digital Security Act passed in JS: PM

October 16 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Amid mass criticism from media and journalists on Digital Security Act, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said there nothing to do now as the law had been passed in parliament.

The premier made the remarks while presiding over regular cabinet meeting on Monday (October...
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20 lakh youths to get IT trainings by 2021

October 15 2018 | TW News Correspondent

 

State Minister for Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Zunaid Ahmed Palak said IT related trainings will be provided to two lakh youths of the country b...
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e-filing in ERD-IMED most, foreign affairs-PMO reluctant

October 08 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Economic Relations Department (ERD), Implementation Monitoring and Evaluation Division (IMED) and the Ministry of Agriculture have topped the list for ensuring maximum use of e-filing among all the government offices in the month of September.

E-filing is a digital means of using technology...
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Digital Security Bill gets President’s assent

October 08 2018 | TW News Correspondent

President Abdul Hamid has signed the Digital Security Bill into law.

 

His Press Secretary Joynal Abedin has confirmed the assent of the president on Monday’s afternoon.

 

Earlier on September 19, the parliament passed the Digital Security Bill 2018 keeping the much criticized Section 32 amid co...
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2 held for ‘seditious propaganda’ thru Youtube

October 08 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB-1) detained a Shibir activist and his aide from Dhaka’s Uttar area on Friday night (Oct 5) for spreading seditious contents through a Youtube channel.

The detainees were identified as Khalid Bin Ahmmed, 30, hailing from Haziganj upazila of Chandpur a...
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