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Experts for national consensus to address climate challenges Experts for national consensus to address climate challenges

Researchers and environmentalists at a discussion here on Sunday stressed the need for a national consensus…


Writ seeks judicial inquiry into ‘BB official torture’ Writ seeks judicial inquiry into ‘BB official torture’

A writ was filed with the High Court on Sunday seeking a judicial inquiry into alleged torture on Bangladesh…


5 time bombs recovered from 5km off Ijtema site 5 time bombs recovered from 5km off Ijtema site

Police claimed to have recovered five time-bombs and a remote from a playground that is five kilometer…


Police force not to be liable for individual's crime Police force not to be liable for individual's crime

The entire police force will not take the responsibility for committing crimes by any individual cop.…


Dhaka reaffirms zero tolerance policy to terrorism Dhaka reaffirms zero tolerance policy to terrorism

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan at an assembly of the United Nations has said Bangladesh government has…


Voters’ signatures for independent UP candidates not needed Voters’ signatures for independent UP candidates not needed

Independent chairman candidates will not require voters’ signatures to submit with their nomination…


A bank MD’s removal led to Padma fund cancellation threat: PM A bank MD’s removal led to Padma fund cancellation threat: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday alleged that she had been threatened that funding to Padma…


PM seeks affluent people's help to flourish education PM seeks affluent people's help to flourish education

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday sought wealthy people to extend hands in flourishing further…


Maxwell calls for bold leadership Maxwell calls for bold leadership

Simon Maxwell, executive chair of the UK-based Climate and Development Knowledge and Network today called…


Probe body formed over harassment of officials by cops Probe body formed over harassment of officials by cops

A three-member probe committee has been formed on Friday to investigate the alleged harassment of a…


Cops ‘assault’ DSCC employee Cops ‘assault’ DSCC employee

A Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) employee was assaulted allegedly by plainclothes police in the…


RA Gani laid to rest RA Gani laid to rest

Famous politician and BNP standing committee member Dr RA Gani was laid to rest at Banani Graveyard…


Dry weather likely Dry weather likely

Weather is likely to remain dry with temporary partly cloudy sky over the country in next 24 hours till…


Country received $1.307 billion in remittance in Dec Country received $1.307 billion in remittance in Dec

The country received $1.307 billion in remittance in December 2015 against $1.275 billion in the corresponding…


No scope to change route of metro rail, says Obaidul Quader No scope to change route of metro rail, says Obaidul Quader

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader on Friday said there is no scope for changing the…


9 more districts to get railway coverage 9 more districts to get railway coverage

The country's railway network will be expanded to nine more districts within the tenure of the current…


Poet Rafik Azad hospitalized Poet Rafik Azad hospitalized

Rafik Azad, one of the most prolific and versatile poets of the country, was shifted to Bangabandhu…


Proposal to hike fares for all routes next month Proposal to hike fares for all routes next month

The Railway ministry sent a proposal to the prime minister Sheikh Hasina for  increasing  fares for…


Disparity between PSC, EC to be resolved soon: Syed Ashraf Disparity between PSC, EC to be resolved soon: Syed Ashraf

Public Administration Minister and Awami League General Secretary Syed Ashraful Islam on Thursday said…


Bank official’s torturer awaits tough action: IGP Bank official’s torturer awaits tough action: IGP

Inspector General of Police AKM Shahidul Haque on Thursday warned that stern action will be taken if…


Long march towards Rampal on March 10-15 Long march towards Rampal on March 10-15

The National Committee to Protect Oil, Gas and Mineral Resources and Power and Ports will stage a fresh…


Quality food for all ages: Matia Quality food for all ages: Matia

Agriculture Minister Matia Chowdhury on Thursday said that nutrition had to be ensured for all ages.…


President visits excavation sites on Haturia and Kalni President visits excavation sites on Haturia and Kalni

Mentioning that communications infrastructure is a pre-requisite to development, President Abdul Hamid…


87 lakh new consumers get electricity connections: Officials 87 lakh new consumers get electricity connections: Officials

A total of 87 lakh new consumers got electricity connections in the last two years as the country's…


WB to provide Tk 790 crore for primary education WB to provide Tk 790 crore for primary education

Bangladesh is set to receive a World Bank grant of nearly Taka 790 crore or US$100 million to ensure…


JS body for sending manpower to Malaysia under G2G plus JS body for sending manpower to Malaysia under G2G plus

The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Ministry of Expatriates' Welfare & Overseas Employment…


PM asks Army to resist evil forces PM asks Army to resist evil forces

Asking members of the Bangladesh Army to gain more trust of people, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on…


Retailers to reduce edible oil price by Tk 5 per litre: Tofail Retailers to reduce edible oil price by Tk 5 per litre: Tofail

Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed on Thursday said retailers will reduce edible oil price by Tk 5 per litre…


‘Will take relations to new height’: Shringla ‘Will take relations to new height’: Shringla

Indian High Commissioner-designate to Bangladesh Harsh Bardhan Shringla said on Thursday he would work…


University teachers seek PM’s intervention to resolve the ongoing crisis University teachers seek PM’s intervention to resolve the ongoing crisis

Leaders of Federation of Bangladesh University Teachers Association (FBUTA) on Thursday reiterated their…


BR plans to hike rail fares by 7.8% BR plans to hike rail fares by 7.8%

The authority of Bangladesh Railway plans to hike fares by 7.8 percent from February to minimize the…


BB announces new monetary policy BB announces new monetary policy

Bangladesh Bank (BB) on Thursday announced its half-yearly monetary policy statement (MPS) aiming at…


Weather likely to remain dry Weather likely to remain dry

Seasonal low lies over the South Bay for this reason weather is likely to remain dry with partly cloudy…


New Indian envoy reaches Dhaka New Indian envoy reaches Dhaka

Indian High Commissioner-designate to Bangladesh Harsh Bardhan Shringla arrived in Dhaka on Thursday…


Selim Al Deen Memorial Festival begins at Shilpakala Academy Selim Al Deen Memorial Festival begins at Shilpakala Academy

A four-day festival marking the death anniversary of noted playwright and theater theoretician Selim…


Moosa asked to appear before ACC on Jan 28 Moosa asked to appear before ACC on Jan 28

The Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) on Wednesday asked controversial business tycoon and DATCO Group…


PM urges entrepreneurs to help boost milk production PM urges entrepreneurs to help boost milk production

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday called upon private sector entrepreneurs to help boost milk…


Nahid urges private universities to move at own campus Nahid urges private universities to move at own campus

Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid on Wednesday urged the private universities authorities to move…


Tripura likely to supply 100MW power from March 26 Tripura likely to supply 100MW power from March 26

India's Tripura government is to supply 100 megawatt (MW) electricity to Bangladesh from March 26…

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