Monday, September 21, 2015



Icddr,b, a global health organization, has been named as this year's recipient of the Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian

Tough fight with fate

After a brief interval of few days, Dhaka saw heavy downpour yesterday morning triggering the as usual sufferings

Woes in Waterlogged Dhaka

Buses navigating through the submerged road at Kazipara in city's Mirpur (L). A rickshaw

Authorities fix 1,174 slaughtering spots

Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) and Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) have fixed 1,174 spots for slaughtering sacrificial

Bangladesh keen to promote friendly ties with El Salvador

Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations and Bangladesh Ambassador to El Salvador Masud Bin Momen has

Call to include Bangabandhu's autobiography in textbooks

Speakers at a discussion advocated for inclusion of 'The Unfinished Memoirs' of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in textbooks.

Jurain people face six-hour gas supply suspension

Gas supply remained suspended for six hours yesterday from 1:00 pm to 7:00 pm for domestic customers in

Stop dog culling

In light of the recent dog culling in Jessore, Chittagong and Feni, Humane Society International Bangladesh has expressed

Outgoing EU envoy calls on Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin

European Union (EU) Ambassador Pierre Mayaudon yesterday made a farewell call on Jatiya Sangsad (SJ) Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin

Non-govt pry teachers demand nationalization of jobs

Bangladesh Non-Government Primary Teachers' Association yesterday demanded nationalization of jobs of 24,000 teachers working in 6,000 non-government institutions across

Whispers of CJ's sacking: Rizvi

BNP leader Ruhul Kabir Rizvi says he has heard whispers that Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha

Online copyright registration system launched

The Bangladesh Copyright Office of the Cultural Affairs Ministry on Wednesday launched

Wastes of sacrificial animals ‘to be removed in 36 hrs’

Dhaka North and South City corporations on Wednesday promised to remove the wastes

7-murder prosecutor’s daughter attacked

Miscreants have forced poison down the throat of a young woman, whose father is

Import of rice, wheat, diesel, fertilizer gets nod

The Cabinet Purchase Committee at a meeting here on Wednesday approved

HC stays trial proceedings of defamation case against Fakhrul

The High Court on Wednesday stayed the trial proceedings of a defamation case

8 state-run banks to recruit 1,663 senior officers

The state run Sonali Bank Limited, Janata Bank Limited, Rupali Bank Limited, Bangladesh Development Bank Limited, Bangladesh Krishi Bank,

8 to die for Habiganj murder

A court in Habiganj has awarded the death penalty to eight people over the

Non-govt pry teachers demand nationalisation of jobs

Bangladesh Non-Government Primary Teachers' Association on Wednesday

HC rules on party registration criteria

The High Court has issued a rule for the government and the Election Commission

4 Bangladeshi hajj pilgrims die in Saudi Arabia

Four Bangladeshi pilgrims have died during their hajj in

Stop use of hydraulic horns within 48 hrs, HC

The High Court on Wednesday directed the government to stop the use of hydraulic

20-km tailback on Dhaka-Ctg highway

A 20-kilometre tailback was created on Dhaka-Chittagong highway on

MP Rana faces order to appear in court

The Supreme Court has ordered Tangail MP Amanur Rahman

6-hr gas supply suspension for Jurain

Gas supply is set to remain suspended for six hours on Wednesday from 1:00

Pro-BNP lawyers demand PM’s resignation

Jatiyatabadi Ainjibi Forum (JAF), a platform

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