Monday, September 21, 2015



The 55th death anniversary of Sher-e-Bangla Abul Kashem Fazlul Huq will be observed in the country in a befitting

BD shining example of progress but has challenges ahead: Cameron

Former British Prime Minister David Cameron here on Thursday termed Bangladesh a

WB to provide $59m on power sector

The World Bank has approved US$ 59 million to help Bangladesh meet

Cameron joins discussion in Dhaka

Former British Prime Minister David Cameron attended a roundtable discussion with Bangladeshi

DSCC’s drive in New Market area begins

Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) began eviction drive yesterday to free the footpaths from hawkers' clutch in the New

Dengue strikes early

The monsoon comparatively appeared early in the country as well as the reported number of patients with dengue fever.

Help curb noise pollution: Manju

Describing sound pollution as a great threat for environment and public health, Environment and Forests Minister Anwar Hossain Manju

Book on entrepreneurship of the youth unveiled

A book on entrepreneurship and startup ecosystem development titled 'Youth Entrepreneurship: how to start with?' was unveiled yesterday in

Question paper leak: 7 held

A mobile court apprehended six HSC examinees and a cybercafe owner in front of Joypara Degree College in Dohar

DNCC frees Australian Embassy walkway

Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) removed parts of their security features, including 33 concrete plaster blocks, from the footpath

Cabinet approves 1600 MW power from Indian Adani Group

Cabinet Purchase Committee on Wednesday approved some 11 proposals including import of electricity from Indian

C’nawabganj ‘militant den’ raid begins

Law enforcers on Wednesday evening launched an operation on a 'militant den' at

ACC arrests Islam Uddin Spinning Mills MD

SSC results on May 4

 Results of Secondary School Certificate (SSC) and equivalent examinations

Businessman held over embezzlement of Tk 206cr

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) arrested a businessman on charges of embezzling Taka 206 of Export Import Bank of Bangladesh (EXIM)

Bangladesh to be next global IT destination

State Minister for ICT Zunaid Ahmed Palak on Wednesday said Bangladesh

7 HSC examinees held on charge of question paper leak

A mobile court here arrested six HSC examinees

Member of Neo JMB’s ‘IED expert’ held in city

Members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) arrested a suspected member of Neo JMB's 'Sarwar-Tamim group'

World Intellectual Property Day being observed in the city

The World Intellectual Property Day is being observed in the country

Two labor courts will be relocated to Tongi, N'ganj

Law Minister Anisul Huq yesterday said two labor courts will be relocated from Dhaka to Tongi and Narayanganj, two

‘Children should not use internet for a long time’

By virtue of the expansion of digital nets in our country internet becoming familiar to children and adolescents. In

Dhaka proposes cultural conference at UNESCO

Bangladesh yesterday tabled a proposal at the UNESCO for convening 'Annual World Cultural Conference' aimed at bringing the cultural

Training on RTI Act for govt officials suggested

Cabinet Secretary Mohammad Shafiul Alam yesterday emphasized on providing training on Right to Information (RTI) Act, 2009, to all

Teens engage in work to fulfill family needs

Teens are seen working at different kinds of shops and street-based trading in Dhaka. Most of them have been

Longtime treatment can prevent schizophrenia

Though a schizophrenia patient suffers from delusions, hallucinations and other cognitive difficulties, he or she can lead a normal

Bernicat remembers Xulhaz on first death anniversary

US Ambassador in Dhaka Marcia Bernicat has remembered Xulhaz Mannan on his first death anniversary. "Selfless, loving, inspirational- these