Newspaper Type: National News Agency

Format: News agency

Owner(s): National news agency of Bangladesh

Founded: 1st January, 1972

Editor/Publisher: Abul Kalam Azad

Language: Bengali and English

Headquarters: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS), 68/2, Purana Paltan, Dhaka - 1000, Bangladesh.

Phone No: +88 02 9557929

Email Adress:


BSS means Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha. It is the National news agency of Bangladesh. BSS was founded on January 1,1972 by government order soon after its independence from Pakistan. This paper is the first editor, Journalist and Poet, whose name Faiz Ahmed. Now, the editor of BSS is Abul Kalam Azad. Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha is the biggest news agency having strong network across the Bangladesh.

The newspaper mainly covers the national news of Bangladesh admitting the activities of the government, Social, political events, Diplomatic affairs, Economy, Culture, Sports, Finance, Low and Parliamentary affairs. BSS supplies news from in National and International country to Radio, Television and newspapers through Internet, Fax and Email etc. This newspaper published in two languages, Bengali and English. On 21 February 1998, its Bengali service Started.

BSS News Collection:

The Bangladesh Sangbad Sangostha every important news collects from 4 international news agencies, (1) Press Trust of India, (2) United Kingdom, (3) Agence France Press and (4) Xinhua news agency.

BSS started with two offices in the capital city Dhaka and Chittagong.Twelve Journalist and a few technical, employees as they began to work. Now, It has bureau offices in Khulna, Barishal, Rangmati, Bogra, Rajshahi, Sylhet and Rangpur. This newspaper has presently 165 stuffs, non journalists is 97 and the number of journalists is 91.

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