Monday, September 21, 2015

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Titas Gas Transmission and Distribution company Gazipur zonal office disconnected more than 1000 illegal gas line of residential area

BNP, Jamaat assisting militant attacks: Hanif

Awami League's assistant general secretary Mahbubul Alam Hanif on Monday said the recent extremist attacks in the country were

Rangpur region bright for industrialization

A brighter prospect for industrialization prevails in Rangpur region that might emerge soon as the centre for international business,

Husband awarded death sentence for killing wife

A court in Khulna on Wednesday awarded death sentence to a husband for killing his wife on January 1,

Magura road crash kills 1, injures 9

A man was killed and nine people were injured in a road accident at Sitarampur on Magura-Jessore road in

Govt earns Tk 5.33cr tax in Gazipur

The National Board of Revenue earned 5.33 crore from a pond which has transformed as plain land at Tepirbari

Porsche SE has no information about Piech's stake sale talks

]Porsche SE, Volkswagen's majority shareholder, said it has no information about former VW chairman Ferdinand Piech's talks with the

Hong Kong protester starts jail term for police assault

A Hong Kong activist who was attacked by seven police officers during mass pro-democracy rallies in 2014 began a

Sri Lanka ex-leader's brother shifts blame for killings

The brother of Sri Lanka's former president Mahinda Rajapakse denied Tuesday involvement in war-era death squads, blaming the then

Ex-guerrilla wins E Timor presidential poll early count

A former guerrilla fighter has won East Timor's presidential election in just one round, an early count indicated Tuesday,

Low UK rates hurt productivity

Ultra-low Bank of England interest rates since the financial crisis have probably taken a modest toll on productivity, but

Optimism in UK factories surges to 22-year high

Optimism among British factories surged to a 22-year high in March as exports rebounded, a survey showed on Tuesday,

Cuban dissident condemned to three years in prison

Cuban dissident Eduardo Cardet was sentenced Monday to three years in prison for aggression against a state authority, according

Housewife dies from electrocution in Joypurhat

A housewife died after being electrocuted in Panchbibi Upazila of the district on Monday night. The deceased was identified

Independence Day celebration at SBMJ

The 'Swasswato Bangla Muktijoddha Jadughar (SBMJ)' has begun celebrations of the Great Independence and National Day -2017 amidhuge enthusiasm

'Ansar-VDP becomes driving force for dev'

Members of Ansar-VDP, the country's largest voluntary organisation, has become the driving force in accelerating socio-economic uplift side by

Call for social movement to resist child marriage

A day-long meeting organized by district administration for social movement to resist child marriage and ensure marriage ceremony lawfully

Creative Talent Hunt Competition ended

A Creative Talent Hunt Competition-2017 ended in Sundarganj upazila of the district on Monday amid much enthusiasm.Sources concerned said

Khulna Journos demand ninth wage board

Journalist leaders here today demanded the Ninth Wage Board immediately as the economic condition became  intolerable due to price

NGO distributes sanitary stuffs

World Vision Bangladesh, an NGO, distributed 450 sanitary latrine materials among 450 poor families at Huzurapur High School ground

Saudi king's Asia tour trumpets downstream

Saudi King Salman's lavish tour of Asia, arriving in each country on a golden escalator with 400 tonnes of

'China aims advanced DF-16 missiles at Taiwan'

China is aiming advanced medium-range ballistic missiles at Taiwan as part of a growing military threat towards the island,

S Korea approaches WTO over China economic retaliation

South Korea has approached the World Trade Organization (WTO) in connection with measures imposed by China over the deployment

Advocacy meeting on family planning held in Ashuganj

Department of Family Planning organized an advocacy meeting at Ashuganj in Brahmanbaria district on Monday morning.  The meeting was

BSF returns Bangladeshi youth

Indian Border Security Force (BSF) returned a Bangladeshi national in Kolaroa upazila after a flag meeting with Border Guard

Narail police arrest 28 in anti-drug drive

Police, in anti-drug drivesfrom Sunday night to this morning, arrested 28 persons including three drug traders and recovered 100-gram