Monday, September 21, 2015



The Philippines could tighten its money laundering law this year to cover casinos, its top lawmaker said on Monday,

Den silent after 4-day hunt in Sylhet; 4 bodies found

Five days into the raid on Sylhet 'Militant Den', the joint forces on Monday evening said they are sure

'Bring up children for better Bangladesh'

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has urged the guardians and teachers to be more careful to the children with a

Independence Day observed

The nation observed the 47th Independence Day and National Day on Sunday through different ceremonies and commemorating the sacrifice

Take steps to root out militancy:PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday urged all to be aware about militancy and terrorism in the country and take

BNP slams AL for polls code violation in Comilla

Accusing the ruling party men of violating the election code of conduct ahead of Comilla City Corporation polls, BNP

Indian border troops put on high alert

In the aftermath of the Islamic militants holed up in Atia Mahal in Sylhet, the Indian Border Security Force

Publication ceremony of Karagarer Rojnamcha

The publication ceremony of "Karagarer Rojnam-cha (Diary in Jail), the second autobiography of Father of the Nation Banga-bandhu Sheikh

EU delegation for full TU rights in EPZ

Workers of the Export Processing Zone (EPZ) have the right to form trade union (TU) at factory as it

SC orders more security in courts

The Supreme Court has ordered authorities to heighten safety measures for court officials amid a recent rise of terror

Registration of Hajj pilgrims starts today

The registration process of the Hajj pilgrims as per the Hajj package of 2017 will begin today and continue

Actor Mizu Ahmed dies

Actor and producer Mizu Ahmed died of cardiac arrest in Dhaka on Monday. He was 63. Mizu Ahmed, known

Turkish PM phones Hasina; wants to work together against militancy

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim on Monday expressed his country's desire to work together with Bangladesh to curb militancy.

Gunfire, blasts at terror den

At least three persons including one law enforcers were killed and 31 others injured in a blast near the

Genocide Day observed by BD mission in Pakistan

Genocide Day has been observed by Bangladesh High Commission in Islamabad, Pakistan on 25th March amid appropriate programs.  Bangladesh

Genocide Day observed

The nation yesterday observed the 'Genocide Day' for the first time with the demand for recognizing the day as

Take a fresh vow to uplift democracy, says PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today called upon the countrymen to take a fresh vow to advance the country's development

Nation celebrates 47th Independence Day today

Today is the 47th Independent day of Bangladesh.  On this day, Pakistani military launched its killing campaign against the

Students not getting school syllabus timely

Education Ministry was capable enough to deliver text books to the students early in the year, but school students

Factors behind AL's defeat in SC Bar election

Followers of the ruling party have lost the polls in Supreme Court Bar Association after facing defeat in Dhaka

Efforts on to sign unequal deals: Khaleda

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia has alleged that efforts are going on to sign unequal deals to make Bangladesh a

Two months in, Trump suffers string of defeats

President Donald Trump suffered a bitter defeat Friday in his first major legislative challenge as Republican lawmakers shot down

Australia, US issue security advices for their citizens

The US Embassy and Australian embassy have advised their citizens living in Bangladesh to take appropriate steps to enhance

'Suicide blast' near Dhaka airport

A 'suicide bomber' has been killed in a blast in front of a police box near Shahjalal International Airport

Army joins raid to bust Sylhet 'militant den'

Army commandos have joined the joint forces to raid a house, presumed to be a hideout of militants, at

Trump congrats President, PM on Independence Day

US President Donald Trump has extended his 'heartiest' congratulations to President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on