Monday, September 21, 2015



Pollution spoils Hatirjheel

Hatirjheel, unlike the stagnant lakes of the metropolis, was designed to channel out the rainwater of the capital.

Be well prepared for climate dialogue

Rights bodies have urged the government to get better prepared for next round of facilitative dialogue due in

UGC chairman's mother dies

Salema Khatun, mother of the University Grants Commission (UGC) Chairman Prof Abdul Mannan, died of old age complications

Animation courses introduced at AIUB

The American International University-Bangladesh (AIUB) has initiated an animation program to contribute the ever growing need for graphics

Demo against old Dhaka metal factory

Students staged a demonstration in old Dhaka's Lalbagh yesterday protesting noise pollution created by a factory. They alleged

'Propaganda about Annisul baseless'

The negative propaganda about ailing Mayor Annsiul Huq, who is now undergoing treatment at a hospital in central

Rumors about Mayor Annisul on social media baseless: DNCC

The negative propaganda about ailing Mayor Annsiul Huq, who is now undergoing treatment at

President unlikely to keep CJ post vacant for long: Anisul

Law Minister Anisul Huq on Thursday said there is no need to create any

Higher power tariff from December

 The Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission (BERC) on anaverage raised power tariff by 5.3 percent or

Hasina asks MPs to settle disputes

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has ordered the MPs of her party to iron out

ACC summons BASIC Bank’s Bachchu

The Anti-Corruption Commission, or ACC, has summoned former BASIC Bank Chairman Sheikh Abdul Hye

2 BD solar farms get $1 million UN grant

Two Bangladeshi companies have gotten the $1 million 2017 UN Energy grant from the

BD Armed Forces Day observed in New Delhi

Bangladesh Armed Forces Day was observed in New Delhi on Tuesday with tributes paid

Maternal mortality ratio in Bangladesh goes up

The maternal mortality ratio (MMR) in Bangladesh has gone up and according to recent data, a total of

AIUB students get awards in IUT Fest-2017

Students from the Department of Computer Science of American International University-Bangladesh (AIUB) have achieved different awards in the 9th

Prime accused 'confesses' preplanned killing

Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested the prime accused who slit the throat of a junior student of Gulistan madrasa

Auto-rickshaw workers' unions renew threat

Leaders of CNG auto-rickshaw workers' unions of Dhaka and Chittagong districts, once again, have renewed their stance against

Two held at Dhaka airport

Customs intelligence in separate raids arrested two persons along with foreign cigarette and gold from Shahjalal International Airport in

Indian envoy calls on Speaker Shirin Sharmin

Indian High Commissioner in Dhaka Harsh Vardhan Shringla met Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury at her office yesterday. During

Reception accorded to FFs

Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Abu Esrar yesterday accorded a reception to gallantry award holder freedom fighters

Ex-BNP state minister Mannan's wife dies

Nilufar Mannan, wife of BNP vice chairman and former state minister for civil aviation and tourism Abdul Mannan, passed

Acting CJ to meet lower court judges on Dec 3

Justice Md Abdul Wahhab Miah, who is performing the functions of chief justice, will hold a view exchange

Management Week begins at Jahangirnagar University

The 'Management Week- 2017' began yesterday on the Jahangirnagar University (JU) campus amid festive mood. JU Management Studies department

Child laborers work in urban transportation with risk

Hridoy, a 10-year-old boy, never went to school despite his intention to pursue study. A helper of Legoona tempo

AL leaders themselves spill beans about convoy attack: BNP

BNP on Wednesday said Feni Awami League leader Azharul Haque spilled the beans on

Why Apan Jewellers’ owners won’t get interim bail: HC

The High Court on Wednesday issued five separate rules seeking explanation as to why

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