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Mother ‘commits suicide’ after killing son in Panchagarh By Sun Online Desk | Last Updated: 21st June, 2018, 10:50

The deceased are identified as Mamata Rani, 35, wife of Joydeb Roy and one and half month old son Ratul Chandra

Mother ‘commits suicide’ after killing son in Panchagarh

14-party begins campaign in GCC polls today 14-party begins campaign in GCC polls today

Around 11 lakh voters are eligible to cast their votes to elect the mayor, 57 general ward councillors and 19 women councillors for the reserved seats


Hearing on Rohingya issue held in ICC, decision still pending Hearing on Rohingya issue held in ICC

Diplomatic sources say Bangladesh need not worry about any decision that may be forthcoming, expecting it to be good for Bangladesh


35,000 students attending at risky school buildings 35,000 students attending at risky school buildings

Portions of ceiling have loosened and cracks have developed on various parts of 125 of the school buildings. The roof can collapse at any given moment


ACC for catering hassle-free public services ACC for catering hassle-free public services

ACC makes the recommendation during separate drives conducted to these public service-providing institutions on Tuesday and Wednesday


Will continue to help world’s most vulnerable refugees: US Will continue to help world’s most vulnerable refugees: US

This commitment to the world’s most vulnerable individuals remains a critical component of America’s national security policy



Demand for Khaleda’s release absurd: Dipu Moni Demand for Khaleda’s release absurd: Dipu Moni

The AL leader says Khaleda is convicted by the court for embezzling orphans’ money instead of any political case


14-party to begin campaign in GCC polls Thursday 14-party to begin campaign in GCC polls Thursday

The 14-party leaders will start the polls campaign from Chandana High School of Gazipur intersection at about 11 am


Khaleda enjoying more facilities than jail code: Anisul Khaleda enjoying more facilities than jail code: Anisul

The minister says this while talking to journalists after inaugurating 37th fundamental training course for assistant judges at JATI


Nature of movement to be changed, says Moudud  Nature of movement to be changed, says Moudud

The BNP leader comes up with the comment while speaking at a press conference at BNP’s Nayapaltan central office


Bangladeshis hold Eid reunion in South Korea Bangladeshis hold Eid reunion in South Korea

With Noman Shibly in the chair, Advocate Afzal Hossain moderated the reunion, while Kabir Russell delivered welcome speech on the occasion


June 30 set for completing Panama, Paradise Paper leaks probes June 30 set for completing Panama, Paradise Paper leaks probes

Names of many Bangladeshis have been appeared in Panama, Paradise and other leaks on the murky world of illicit offshore finance


City polls: 3 mayors, 12 others collect BNP’s nomination forms City polls: 3 mayors, 12 others collect BNP’s nomination forms

The nomination seekers buy the forms at Tk 10,000 at different times from BNP's Nayapaltan central office


Law coming to ensure death sentence for patrons of drug traders:  Prime Minister 'Law coming to ensure death sentence for patrons of drug traders'

“There’ll be a proposal in the law to award death penalty to the patrons of drug trading, drug-syndicates and god-fathers,” Sheikh Hasina says


99 lakh jobs by 2020: Prime Minister 99 lakh jobs by 2020: PM

Out of them, about 20 lakh workers would go abroad with job while others to find job in local markets, Sheikh Hasina says


Patkelghata OC dies of heart attack on way to work Patkelghata OC dies of heart attack on way to work

The officer-in-charge leaves behind wife, a son, a daughter and a host of well-wishers to mourn his death


National Academy for Planning & Development Bill placed in Parliament Nat’l Academy for Planning & Dev Bill placed

Planning Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal places the Bill in the House and it is sent to the respective Parliamentary Committee for further examination


30 Bangladeshi officials to receive higher education at Japanese universities 30 Bangladeshi to receive higher edn at Japanese universities

Ambassador of Japan to Bangladesh Hiroyasu Izumi & Secretary of ERD Kazi Shofiqul Azam sign the exchange of notes representing respective governments


CEC sounds tough against irregularities in GCC polls CEC sounds tough against irregularities in GCC polls

KM Nurul Huda comes up with the remark while talking to the reporters at Deputy Commission (DC)’s office in Gazipur


Poll-time government likely in October: Obaidul Poll-time government likely in October: Obaidul

The Road Transport & Bridges Minister says it would not be a new government rather the incumbent government will take charge as the poll-time govt


‘Drug trader’ killed in Sherpur ‘gunfight’ ‘Drug trader’ killed in Sherpur ‘gunfight’

The deceased is identified as Al Amin alias Fakir, 28, son of Sahibor Rahman of Balaichar village in the upzaila


8 Brazil fans accused in hacking Argentina supporters in Khulna 8 Brazil fans accused in hacking Argentina supporters in Khulna

The accused are: Liton, 25, Kalam, 32, Mona, 22, Rony, 24, Firoz, 22, Yeasin, 22, Bacchu, 30 and Roky, 24, of Maheshwarpara in the upazila


5 hurt as Awami League, Jubo League men clash in Savar 5 hurt as AL, Jubo League men clash in Savar

Police arrested three people including Selim Mandal and Samad Mollah in this connection and recovered three short guns from their possession


World Refugee Day being observed

World Refugee Day being observed

June 20 is the day when the world commemorates the strength, courage and perseverance of millions of refugees


PM Sheikh Hasina calls on President Abdul Hamid PM calls on President

The President apprises the Prime Minister of the outcome of her recent visits to Saudi Arabia, the United Kingdom, Australia, India and Canada


Five killed in Mymensingh, Narsingdi road crashes Five killed in Mymensingh, Narsingdi road crashes

Two of the deceased are identified as Rabiul, 15, and Mamun, 15


Mass reception to PM Sheikh Hasina on July 21 Mass reception to PM on July 21

Awami League will accord a mass reception to Prime Minister on July 21 instead of July 7 at the historic Suhrawardy


Implementation of mega projects helps attain 10pc growth: Kamal 10pc growth to be attained by 2028-29: Minister

Country will be able to achieve eight percent growth by 2020 and it needs to maintain this growth momentum for the next three fiscal years, Kamal says


Int'l community urged to step up efforts to help Rohingya Int'l community urged to step up efforts to help Rohingya

Flooding and landslides could compound the sufferings of these refugees, causing further destruction as they try to rebuild their lives


AL extended meeting on June 23 AL extended meeting on June 23

The members of the party presidium, advisors, members of the central committee will take part in the meeting, the press release says


JCD leader killed as bus hits BNP leader Mosharraf 's motorcade JCD leader killed as bus hits BNP leader Mosharraf 's motorcade

The deceased is identified as Jewel Kumar Prodhan, a Bangladesh Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal activist


Thousands marooned in Sylhet flood Thousands marooned in Sylhet flood

According to sources, at least four upazilas in the district have their communication system cut off from the rest of the country


BCL men hacked Kabi Nazrul College student BCL men hacked Kabi Nazrul College student

The injured student is identified as Mohammad Elias Mahmud (26) son of Nuru Mia of Galachipa union under Galachipla Upazila


Ex-OC of Kutubdia lands in jail Ex-OC of Kutubdia lands in jail

Cox’s Bazar District and Session Judges Court Judge Mir Shafiqul Alam sends Altaf Hossain to jail in a bribe case


BNP to stage demo across country Thursday BNP to stage demo across country Thursday

The party will stage demonstrations demanding the release of its chairperson Khaleda Zia from jail


BNP to sell nomination forms Wednesday for 3 city polls BNP to sell nomination forms Wednesday for 3 city polls

BNP senior joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi comes up with the announcement at a press briefing at the party’s Nayapaltan central office


2 killed in Habiganj road crash 2 killed in Habiganj road crash

The deceased are identified as Nurul Islam, 26, son of Ahsan Ullah and Sabuj Ahmed, 20, son of Abdur Rahim


3 ‘JMB men’ held in Chapainawabganj 3 ‘JMB men’ held in C’nawabganj

The arrestees are Rahmat Ali, 47, son of Abdul Gafur, Jahangir Alam, 43, son of Mafiz Uddin and MoazzemHossain, 30, son of Hazrat Ali


‘Drug peddler’ hurt in Natore ‘gunfight’ ‘Drug peddler’ hurt in Natore ‘gunfight’

The injured is identified as Tuhin Bhuiyan


2 killed in Narayanganj road crash 2 killed in Narayanganj road crash

The incident occurs when a bus collided with a Leguna in Rupganj upazila


Non-MPO teachers sit-in for 2nd day Non-MPO teachers sit-in for 2nd day

They have been observing a half-day sit-in programme from June 10, demanding the enlistment of their educational institutions under the MPO facilities

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