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South Korea's president Park Geun-Hye weeps as she makes a televised address to the nation from the presidential Blue House in Seoul on May 19, 2014. Park took tearful responsibility for the mishandling of last month's Seoul ferry disaster, admitting that many lives were lost through incompetence and a lack of preparedness. – AFP photo

Tearful S. Korea president says responsibility ‘lies with me’

South Korean president Park Geun-Hye took tearful responsibility Monday for the mishandling of last month’s Sewol ferry disaster, admitting many lives were unnecessarily lost and vowing to dismantle the…

May 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Asia-Pacific, International

JS budget session to begin June 3

President Abdul Hamid has summoned the first budget session of the 10th parliament on June 3 (Tuesday).

May 18, 2014 · 0 comments · National
Putin heads to China as Ukraine sinks ties with West

Putin heads to China as Ukraine sinks ties with West

Russian President Vladimir Putin heads to China on Tuesday to shore up eastern ties as relations with the West plunge to new lows over the Ukraine…

Hasina raps local leaders for rivalries

The Awami League has decided to strengthen its grassroots committees by holding council sessions of the local units the terms of which have expired and recruiting new members…

May 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

President for communal harmony to promote peace, prosperity

President Abdul Hamid on Tuesday called for consolidating the country’s communal harmony to promote peace and prosperity…

May 13, 2014 · 0 comments · National

Modi eyes power as Obama makes pledge to new India leader

US President Barack Obama pledged to work closely with the new Indian government as Hindu nationalist Narendra Modi was forecast Tuesday to have pulled off a crushing victory…

May 13, 2014 · 1 comment · International
Boundary settlement to enhance maritime trade with Myanmar: President

Boundary settlement to enhance maritime trade with Myanmar: President

President Abdul Hamid on Wednesday said the settlement of maritime boundary disputes between Bangladesh and Myanmar provided an excellent opportunity to enhance maritime commerce and cooperation between the two countries.

May 7, 2014 · 1 comment · National

President returns today

The president, Abdul Hamid, returns Dhaka from Singapore tonight as his medical check up at Mount Elizabeth Hospital there was completed on Friday…

May 3, 2014 · 0 comments · National