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Noria river erosion victims to get VGF support till Dec 31: Maya Noria river erosion victims to get VGF support till Dec 31

The minister directes all concerned to take necessary steps to ensure supply of food and drinking water, shelter and treatment to the victims


Community Clinic Trust Bill lands in Parliament Community Clinic Trust Bill lands in Parliament

The goals of the Community Clinic Trust Assistance Bill is to ensure the participation of people in coordinated healthcare services to rural people


Tough punishment for doing business without licence; Bill passed Tough punishment for doing business without licence

As per the proposed law, licences must for running warehouses and cold storages


BNP leader Habib-un-Nabi Khan Sohel arrested
BNP leader Sohel arrested

Gulshan Police Station OC Abu Bakar Siddique confirms the arrest


Public cautioned against frauds in MPO-listing Public cautioned against frauds in MPO-listing

“The public is being clearly notified that there is no scope for payment of any money to the education ministry for the activities”


Dr Kamal urges all to join ‘national unity’ process Dr Kamal urges all to join ‘national unity’ process

People are the owners of the country while the government is only their service provider. If govt don’t understand it, people need to play the role


Sheikh Hasina, Modi open Bangladesh-India oil pipeline Hasina, Modi open friendship oil pipeline

Sheikh Hasina attends a videoconference from her official residence Ganobhaban with Narendra Modi from his office in New Delhi


Fair polls to bring Jatiya Party to power, claims Ershad Fair polls to bring JP to power, claims Ershad

He says that if his party had not ruled the country in the past, it would have been remained in the darkness


Ex-DC of Satkhira, ex-UNO of Ashashuni face jail term Ex-DC of Satkhira, ex-UNO of Ashashuni face jail term

The court asks them to surrender before the Senior Judicial Magistrate Court


Students demand publication of gazette on quota reform Students demand publication of gazette on quota reform

The protesters also hold a rally at the foot of Aparajeyo Bangla in Dhaka University campus


Rohingya influx puts Cox’s Bazar’s biodiversity at risk: UN report Rohingya influx puts Cox’s Bazar’s biodiversity at risk: UN report

Some of the key impacts are likely to become irreversible if measures are not taken immediately


Election Commission to ‘have preparation for limited use of EVMs’ EC to ‘have preparation for limited use of EVMs’

At the event, the registered visitors can cast votes through the electronic machines


Plan to abolish quota from jobs of 2 grades a deception: BNP Plan to abolish quota from jobs of 2 grades a deception: BNP

Moudud also accuses the government of betraying the quota-reform demonstrators with the recommendation


Barapukuria power plant workers threaten indefinite strike from Sept 24 Barapukuria power plant workers threaten indefinite strike from Sept 24

They also threaten to block the highway and rail line in the district


SKOP calls for proper amendments to labour law  SKOP calls for proper amendments to labour law

Sramik Karmachari Oikya Parishad (SKOP) leaders on Tuesday demanded for a proper amendment to the labour…


Ecnec clears Tk 3,825.34 crore project to procure 1.5 lakh EVMs ECNEC clears fund to procure 1.5 lakh EVMs

The approval comes from the weekly Ecnec meeting held at the NEC conference room here with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in the chair


ICT case: Shahidul Alam seeks High Court bail again Shahidul Alam seeks HC bail again

An HC bench comprising Justice Rezaul Haque and Justice Abu Taher Mohammad Saifur Rahman may hold a hearing on the bail petition on Wednesday


Verdict in August 21 grenade attack case October 10 Verdict in Aug 21 grenade attack case Oct 10

Judge Shahed Nuruddin of Speedy Trial Tribunal-1 sets the date after hearing the closing arguments


Multi-tier security in city ahead of Ashura: DMP chief Multi-tier security in city ahead of Ashura: DMP chief

Holy Ashura, commemorating the martyrdom of Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA) will be observed across the country on Friday


Netherlands to help Bangladesh implement Delta Plan 2100 Netherlands to help Bangladesh implement Delta Plan 2100

The Dutch Minister also assures of supporting inland reclamation and river dredging in Bangladesh


Prime Minister leaves for London Friday en route to NY to join 73rd UNGA Prime Minister leaves for London Friday

The Prime Minister will leave Dhaka for London en route to New York on a six-day official visit to attend the 73rd Session of the UNGA


Bangladeshi with 14 passports jailed in Malaysia Bangladeshi with 14 passports jailed in Malaysia

A Malaysian court sentences Md Mohiuddin Mamun six years and eight months’ jail, as well as fined RM 30,000 and two strokes of the cane


Father ‘hacks son to death’ in Laxmipur  Father ‘hacks son to death’ in Laxmipur

The deceased is identified as Md Sagor, 28, son of Belayet Hossain Bhuiyan of the area


Throat-silt bodies of woman, minor boy found in Gazipur Throat-silt bodies of woman, minor boy found in Gazipur

The deceased were identified as Muhmuda Akhter Smrity, 21, wife of Ibrahim Khalil, director of Huffazul Quran Madrasa and student Mamun, 7


Five killed in ‘gunfights’ in 3 districts Five killed in ‘gunfights’ in 3 districts

In Dhaka, two unidentified ‘robbers’ were killed in a reported gunfight with the members of Rab-2 in Rayerbazar area around 3:30 am


2 'drug traders' killed in Cox’s Bazar 'gunfight' 2 'drug traders' killed in Cox’s Bazar 'gunfight'

The identities of the deceased could not be known yet


2 'robbers' killed in Rayer Bazar ‘gunfight’ 2 'robbers' killed in Rayer Bazar ‘gunfight’

The identities of the deceased could not be known yet


PM Sheikh Hasina unveils ‘World Skills Bangladesh’ logo PM unveils ‘World Skills Bangladesh’ logo

The competition will be held at Kazan in Russia from August 22 to 27 in 2019 aimed at providing leaders in industry and education


PM Sheikh Hasina, Indian PM Modi to open Bangladesh-India oil pipeline today Hasina, Modi to open Bangladesh-India oil pipeline today

The two leaders will inaugurate construction work of the pipeline between Shiliguri in West Bengal of India and Parbatipur in Dinajpur of Bangladesh


Efforts intensified to bring back 2 Bangabandhu’s fugitive killers: Quader "More efforts adopted to bring back 2 Bangabandhu’s fugitive killers"

Former foreign minister Dr Dipu Moni says a civilised country like Canada cannot be a safe haven for a self-proclaimed convicted killer Noor Chowdhury


Overcrowded Khulna Jail to release 482 inmates Overcrowded Khulna Jail to release 482 inmates

The jail authorities prepare the list based on a set of parameters before sending it to Dhaka, recommending their release in phases


JS body submits report on Digital Security Bill JS body submits report on Digital Security Bill

If a person commits the same offence for more than once, the punishment will be lifetime imprisonment or not more than Tk 1 crore fine or both


18 accused in Aug 21 cases still on run 18 accused in Aug 21 cases still on run

Of the accused, 23 including former state minister Lutfuzzaman Babar and deputy minister Abdus Salam Pintu are in jail, while eight are on bail


BNP has no option but to join polls: Nasim BNP has no option but to join polls: Nasim

The Health and Family Welfare Minister says their existence would be at stake if they don’t join the elections eventually


Quota reformists vow to continue protest Quota reformists vow to continue protest

Announcing to hold a protest rally in the city on Tuesday, the platform convener said, "We won't go back to classes unless our demands are met"


Efforts intensified to bring back 2 Bangabandhu’s fugitive killers: Quader 'Efforts intensified to bring back 2 Bangabandhu’s fugitive killers'

Road Transport and Bridges Minister says the demand for bringing back the six fugitive killers of Bangabandhu is getting louder day by day


Padma erosion renders 60 more families homeless Padma erosion renders 60 more families homeless

Several hundred people were seen searching shelter and many families are living under the open sky for lack of accommodations


Cabinet okays deal for use of Chittagong, Mongla ports for Indian goods shipment Deal for use of Ctg, Mongla ports for Indian goods shipment okayed

The approval comes from the weekly Cabinet meeting held with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in the chair at her office


NDF demands neutral election as per constitution

NDF demands neutral election as per constitution

NDF chairman Sheikh Salauddin Salu comes up with the demand at a view-exchange meeting in the capital

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