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Bangabhaban

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NameBanga Bhaban
TownDhaka
CountryBangladesh
Started1905

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The Banga Bhaban ( , lit. House of Bengal) is the official residence and principal workplace of the President of Bangladesh, the head of state of Bangladesh. Located in the capital Dhaka, the palace has been the official residence of the British Viceroy of India until 1912, when the capital was moved to New Delhi. From 1947 to 1971, it was the residence of the Governor of East Pakistan. Since 1971, it has been the official residence of the President of Bangladesh. Every Bangladesh President since Abu Sayeed Chowdhury have lived here.

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The President is the head of state, a largely ceremonial post elected by the parliament.[1] The President's role becomes more important after the term of the...
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A little over four years ago, Bangabhaban was decorated to welcome him as the guardian of the nation. There was celebration, people from many walks of life s...
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The BNP-led 18-party opposition alliance has requested President Abdul Hamid to take steps for a dialogue and understanding to resolve the prevailing politic...
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Abdul Hamid has taken oath as the 20th president of the country Wednesday. Acting Speaker Shawkat Ali administered the oath to Hamid at Bangabhaban Darbar Ha...
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BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia is set to call on President Abdul Hamid at the Bangabhaban this evening to discuss the latest political situation. She will reque...
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Dhaka, March 05 (ANI): Bangladesh President Zillur Rahman conferred its second highest civilian award on his Indian counterpart Pranab Mukherjee on Monday fo...
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The body of late president Zillur Rahman reached Bangabhaban, the official residence of the president, Thursday afternoon.
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Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has taken oath of office. Print Friendly and PDF 0 0 7 Other ministers of her cabinet are taking oath now. She reached the Presi...
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New US envoy arrives tomorrow - Daily Star Online Tweet this news
Daily Star Online--He is expected to present his credentials to President Zillur Rahman on November 24 at -Bangabhaban-. Mozena succeeds Ambassador James F Moriarty, who has recently completed his three-year tenure here. Mozena was nominated by President - Date : Thu, 17 Nov 2011 18:04:20 GMT
Calls for implementation of tri-nation road link quickly - Financial Express Bangladesh Tweet this news
Financial Express Bangladesh--The President made the call when a delegation of the Communist Party of China (CPC), led by CPC Politburo Member Liu Qi, called on him at -Bangabhaban- in the city Thursday, reports UNB. Welcoming the delegation, President Ra - Date : Thu, 10 Nov 2011 18:19:52 GMT
Buddha Purnima observed - Bangladesh News 24 hours Tweet this news
Bangladesh News 24 hours--The president exchanged greetings with the Buddhist community representatives at -Bangabhaban- later in the day. Marking the day, the main opposition BNP held a programme at the party chairperson's Gulshan office. WARNING: A - Date : Tue, 17 May 2011 18:54:32 GMT+00:00
Reception at Bangabhaban - Bangladesh News 24 hours Tweet this news
Bangladesh News 24 hours--Dhaka, Mar 26 (bdnews24.com) President Zillur Rahman held a reception at -Bangabhaban- on the occasion of the country's 41st Independence and National Day. Prime minister Sheikh Hasina and visiting Bhutanese king Jigme Khe - Date : Sat, 26 Mar 2011 16:50:30 GMT+00:00
President for presenting true history of Liberation War before children - Financial Express Bangladesh Tweet this news
Financial Express Bangladesh--President M Zillur Rahman speaking at the inaugural ceremony of 'National Children's Day-2011' organised by Bangabandhu Shishu Kishore Mela at -Bangabhaban- Thursday. PID Photo President M Zillur Rahman Thurs - Date : Thu, 17 Mar 2011 18:47:52 GMT+00:00
President for quick disposal of cases - Bangladesh News 24 hours Tweet this news
Bangladesh News 24 hours--The president said this when eight additional judges of the High Court met him at -Bangabhaban- on Tuesday, said an official release. ... - Date : Tue, 01 Feb 2011 15:15:57 GMT+00:00
Top level govt meeting held - The Daily Star Tweet this news
The Daily Star--They discussed the country's current political situation, and probable reshuffle of the prime minister's cabinet, -Bangabhaban- sources said adding that the ... - Date : Wed, 02 Feb 2011 20:33:48 GMT+00:00
President urges countrymen to cooperate in population census - Financial Express Bangladesh Tweet this news
Financial Express Bangladesh--The President said this while speaking at a function at -Bangabhaban- ahead of the upcoming population census and household counting-2011. ... - Date : Thu, 27 Jan 2011 18:08:10 GMT+00:00
President attends Akheri Munajat - The Daily Star Tweet this news
The Daily Star--State Minister for Religious Affairs Advocate M Shahjahan Mia, President's son Nazmul Hasan, MP, and other civil and high officials of the -Bangabhaban- also ... - Date : Sun, 23 Jan 2011 08:04:54 GMT+00:00
POLITICS & POLICIES - Financial Express Bangladesh Tweet this news
Financial Express Bangladesh--President made the comment when the PM called on him on the eve of the completion of two years of the present government at -Bangabhaban- in the city. ... - Date : Wed, 05 Jan 2011 18:54:58 GMT+00:00

Places of historical interest in and around Dhaka

PlacesAhsan Manzil • Baitul Mukarram • Bangabhaban • Bangladesh National Museum • Bara Katra • Curzon Hall • Dhakeshwari Temple • Hoseni Dalan • Jatiyo Sangshad Bhaban • Jatiyo Smriti Soudho • Lalbagh Fort • Martyred Intellectuals Memorial • Northbrook Hall • Rose Garden Palace •Saat Masjid • Shaheed Minar • Sonargaon • Star Mosque
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