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Senior UN officials have urged the international community to come together in support of a pledging conference to

Festival of lights today

One of the most popular festivals of Indian subcontinent, Diwali signifies the victory of light over darkness, good

Proteas blow away Tigers

AB de Villiers blasted a career-best 176 to set up a series-clinching 104-run win for South Africa in

9% progress in six years

Construction on the elevated expressway in Dhaka has progressed 9 percent since the contracts were signed and the foundation

Shirin seeks effective int'l role over Rohingya issue

Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury yesterday urged the international community to play an effective and sustainable role in

Medical Education Cadre Service soon

The Ministry of Health and Family Planning has decided to introduce a new but separate Medical Education Cadre

Demoralizing Khaleda not possible: BNP

BNP Senior Joint Secretary General Ruhul Kabir Rizvi has said it will not be possible to demoralize their

China to take strategic port in Myanmar

China has agreed take a 70 percent stake in a strategically important sea port in Myanmar, at the

Indian FM due Oct 23, Japan FM Nov 18

Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj is scheduled to arrive in Dhaka on October 23 to attend a joint

Three killed as train hits microbus in Comilla

Three people were killed as a Sylhet-bound Paharika Express train hit a microbus in Jailkhanabari area under Bijoypur

Suspect killed in 'shootout'

A suspect in a rape case has been killed in an alleged shootout with RAB in Cox's Bazar.

'Misconceptions' of Moscow cleared

Bangladesh has briefed the Russian side about the Rohingya crisis and cleared misconceptions developed due to 'false propaganda' by

Zakir Hossain acting registrar general of SC

Md Zakir Hossain, registrar of the Appellate Division (AD), has been made the Acting Registrar General of the

Tajuddin Medical College closed after clashes

Shaheed Tajuddin Ahmad Medical College Hospital in Gazipur has been closed indefinitely following a clash between students and

ACC getting more written complaints

The number of complaints made by people to Anti-Corruption Com-mission (ACC) is increasing day by day. Huge complaints

Malaysia with Bangladesh

Visiting Deputy Prime Minister of Malaysia Dato Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi on Sunday profusely praised Bangladesh for

SC full court meeting held

A full court meeting of the Supreme Court with the participation of the judges of its both Appellate

Sheikh Hasina murder attempt verdict Oct 29

A Dhaka court has set Oct 29 to deliver the verdict on two cases against Freedom Party leaders

DU affiliated colleges start only honors entry process

Seven government post graduate colleges in the capital, affiliated with Dhaka University about eight months back, started their

Charges against Sinha imaginary story: BNP

BNP yesterday alleged that the government is making an 'imaginary story' bringing various allegations against Chief Justice Surendra Kumar

IPU includes Rohingya issue as emergency

The Inter-Parlia-mentary Union (IPU) overnight included as the top emergency item the Rohingya issue as proposed by Bangladesh

'No entry, exit through ICP Radhikapur'

India has temporarily closed Land Integrated Check Post at Radhikapur with immediate effect. Land Integrated Check Post at

Hungry, sick Rohingyas overwhelm aid agencies

Tens of thousands of Rohingyas who fled the restive Rakhine state of Myanmar still remains hungry and sick,

AirAsia jet turns back after mid-air scare

An AirAsia flight from Australia to Indonesia was forced to turn back to Perth after losing cabin pressure,

Mushy's century goes in vain

Mushfiqur Rahim’s unbeaten century went in vain as South African opener Quinton de Cock and Hashim Amla put

Saber Chy receives Russian 'Order of Friendship'

Russian President Vladimir Putin has honored Awami League lawmaker and Inter-Parliamentary Union president Saber Hossain Chowdhury with "Order

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