Ex-enclaves’ people to vote in UP polls today Ex-enclaves’ people to vote in UP polls today

Voters in some 100 ex-exclaves are set to exercise their franchise for the first time as 22 Union Parishads…


JSC, JDC exams begin on Nov 1 JSC, JDC exams begin on Nov 1

Junior School Certificate (JSC) and Junior Dakhil Certificate (JDC) examinations-2016 will begin across…


Communalism, terrorism challenges for govt: Quader Communalism, terrorism challenges for govt: Quader

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader on Sunday said communalism and terrorism are the…


Preparations taken for copy-free exams: Nahid Preparations taken for copy-free exams: Nahid

All necessary preparations have been taken to hold the Junior School Certificate (JSC) and Junior Dakhil…


BD-born US scientist Shafiqul Islam jointly wins Prince Sultan Prize for Water BD-born US scientist Shafiqul Islam jointly wins Prince Sultan Prize for Water

Bangladeshi-born American scientist Dr. Shafiqul Islam jointly won the prestigious Prince Sultan Bin…


Party leaders-activists warned who taking privileges of power: Quader Party leaders-activists warned who taking privileges of power: Quader

Newly-elected General Secretary of the ruling Awami League (AL) Obaidul Quader has warned the party…


Stay order extended over recognizing guerrilla freedom fighters Stay order extended over recognizing guerrilla freedom fighters

  The Supreme Court has extended the stay order for two weeks that was given by High Court Division…


2 Bangladeshi construction workers killed in Saudi roof collapse 2 Bangladeshi construction workers killed in Saudi roof collapse

Two Bangladeshi expatriates were killed as the roof of an under-construction building collapsed on them…


Muhith urges students to be attentive on acquiring knowledge Muhith urges students to be attentive on acquiring knowledge

Finance Minister AMA Muhith on Saturday said students should keep themselves engaged in the pursuit…


Hanif demands posthumous trial of Zia Hanif demands posthumous trial of Zia

Awami League Joint General Secretary Mahbub-ul-Alam Hanif today demanded the posthumous trial of Ziaur…


Law minister to make space for girls up to graduation-level Law minister to make space for girls up to graduation-level

Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Anisul Haq on Saturday urged all concerned to continue…


NGOs urge government to redirect energy subsidy to solar plants NGOs urge government to redirect energy subsidy to solar plants

Civil Society representatives today urged the government to redirect its current 13 million US dollar…


Menon returns home from India Menon returns home from India

Civil Aviation and Tourism Minister Rashed Khan Menon this afternoon returned home from India after…


Bangladesh asks Myanmar to uproot Bangladesh asks Myanmar to uproot "yaba" factories

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Saturday asked Myanmar to take effective steps to uproot "yaba"…


	
	
US seeks continued IORA support to ‘counter transnational threats’ US seeks continued IORA support to ‘counter transnational threats’

The United States has urged the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) member countries and dialogue partners…


Former chief Huda for Election Commission reconstitution with 'opinions from all' Former chief Huda for Election Commission reconstitution with 'opinions from all'

Former Chief Election Commissioner ATM Shamsul Huda on Saturday called for initiating a process right…


India to deploy more floating security post along Bangladesh border India to deploy more floating security post along Bangladesh border

n a bid to strengthen vigil along the riverine border with Bangladesh, Indian Border Security Force…


Development finance slumps as revenue growth slows Development finance slumps as revenue growth slows

The decline in growth rate in total revenue collection in recent times together with the existing low…


Biman to induct two 737-800s to replace ageing Airbuses Biman to induct two 737-800s to replace ageing Airbuses

National airliner Biman has decided to induct two Boeing 737-800s from GE Capital Aviation Services…


Power Cell to conduct 3 studies before implementing Cox’s Bazar LNG terminal Power Cell to conduct 3 studies before implementing Cox’s Bazar LNG terminal

Power Cell, a Power Division technical wing, has moved to conduct three comprehensive studies prior…


Nazmul takes over as new Bangladeshi high-commissioner to UK Nazmul takes over as new Bangladeshi high-commissioner to UK

Md Nazmul Quaunine on Friday took over the charge as new Bangladesh High Commissioner to the United…


Kali Puja today Kali Puja today

Kali Puja, the second largest festival of the Hindu community, will be celebrated today.   It is…


Rifles used in Gulshan attack came from India: NIA Rifles used in Gulshan attack came from India: NIA

Assault rifles used in the Gulshan cafe attack in Dhaka on July 1 were made in Bengal with the help…


Dhaka renews pledge to send cops to UN missions Dhaka renews pledge to send cops to UN missions

Bangladesh has reiterated its commitment to remain one of the first responders to the UN's call…


Bangladeshi mountaineers scales Mount Elbrus in Russia Bangladeshi mountaineers scales Mount Elbrus in Russia

A team of Bangladeshi mountaineers has scaled the highest peak of Europe, Mount Elbrus, located in Russia…


WHO urges Bangladesh, SE Asian countries to strengthen health system against stroke WHO urges Bangladesh, SE Asian countries to strengthen health system against stroke

The World Health Organisation (WHO) on Friday urged the countries of the Southeast Asian region to strengthen…


UP polls in ex-enclaves: last-minute campaign in progress UP polls in ex-enclaves: last-minute campaign in progress

Candidates in the union parishad elections in now-defunct 111 enclaves in the country’s four northern…


Iraqis bury their dead in cemetery destroyed by IS Iraqis bury their dead in cemetery destroyed by IS

Sabriya Hammad buried her son in a cemetery that was destroyed by the same people who killed him. Sitting…


No rift between Police and Rab, says IGP No rift between Police and Rab, says IGP

Claiming that the police and Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) belong to the same family, Inspector General…


Kali Puja on Saturday Kali Puja on Saturday

Kali Puja, the second largest festival of the Hindu community, will be celebrated tomorrow. It is also…


7 Journalists murdered with impunity in a decade 7 Journalists murdered with impunity in a decade

Bangladesh has been spotted 11th among 13 countries’ list of CPJ’s latest Global Impunity…


At least 900 fishermen arrested in bid to save breeding Hilsa At least 900 fishermen arrested in bid to save breeding Hilsa

The government has arrested more than 900 fishermen till Friday since the start of 22-day long Hilsa…


Coal to generate half of the electricity by 2022, says Nasrul Coal to generate half of the electricity by 2022, says Nasrul

State minister for power and energy Nasrul Hamid has said coal was expected to be used to generate 50…


Syed Ashraf leaves Dhaka for London Syed Ashraf leaves Dhaka for London

Public Administration minister Syed Ashraful Islam on Friday morning flew for London on two weeks leave…


President for keeping nation free from all evil forces President for keeping nation free from all evil forces

President Abdul Hamid has urged all irrespective of faiths to work together to keep the nation free…


Nasim visits ailing Dr M R Khan Nasim visits ailing Dr M R Khan

Health and Family Welfare Minister Mohammad Nasim today visited ailing National Professor Dr M R Khan…


Realise compensation, don’t take climate loan, TIB to govt Realise compensation, don’t take climate loan, TIB to govt

Executive Director of the Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) Dr. Iftekharuzzaman on Friday…


2nd Boeing 737-800 aircraft join US-Bangla Airlines fleet 2nd Boeing 737-800 aircraft join US-Bangla Airlines fleet

The Second Boeing 737-800 aircraft of US-Bangla Airlines arrived safely at Hazrat Shahjalal International…


Maritime ports asked to lower signal Maritime ports asked to lower signal

Maritime ports of Chittagong, Cox’s Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to lower signal…

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