Monday, September 21, 2015



Six years after introducing diesel electric multiple unit or DEMU trains, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has rejected a

Ershad laid to rest in Rangpur

Jatiya Party Chairman and  former president Hussain Muhammad Ershad was laid to rest on Tuesday finally at Polli

Women empowerment stressed in UN

Jatiya Sangsad Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury on Tuesday underscored the need for implementing women's empowerment to achieve

Hong Kong protests challenge China with no end in sight

Colin Wong has come to know the sting of pepper spray well. After more than a month of

Security of judges at stake

The killing of an accused by another in a courtroom in Cumilla has raised concern about the security

AK Khandaker apologizes, what about BB Governor?

Former minister Air Vice Marshal (Retd) AK Khandaker apologized to the nation for certain wrong information in his book

Flood situation worsens

Major rivers crossed danger marks at 23 more points across the country as all the four of the

HSC result today

The results of this year's Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and its equivalent examinations will be published on Wednesday.

'Atypical' dengue baffles doctors

Thirteen-year-old Arju has been suffering from fever for five days. Suddenly he fell unconscious and then had a

Malaysia to lift ban on BD workers

Malaysia will lift the moratium on Bangladeshi workers next month at the earliest, the South Asian nation's Human

Five injured in city road crash

Five people including a child were injured in a road accident at Farmgate in the capital last night.

Trump criticized for 'racist' attacks

US president Donald Trump doubled down on his attacks against four minority US congresswomen on Monday and dismissed concerns

PM to open 'Benapole Express' today

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will inaugurate the 'Benapole Express' train through a video conference from Ganobhaban in the

Rifat murder: Police interrogate wife Minni

Police interrogated Aysha Siddika Minni on Tuesday morning over the murder of her husband Rifat Sharif who was hacked to

Onion prices to stabilise within 15 days: Commerce Minister

Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi on Tuesday said the price of onion will come down by the end of July.“Price of

Banks' stock prices fall steeply

The country's share markets have passed first two weeks of the new fiscal year amid steep fall of

PM for boosting waterway connectivity with India

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has laid emphasis on strengthening waterway connectivity to promote trade and commerce between Bangladesh

Major rivers cross danger levels across country

Major rivers crossed danger level at 26 more points across the country as all the four major basins

'No unplanned construction, industrialization'

Stressing the importance of planned development in urban and rural areas, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday said

Stokes 'six' compared with Maradona's 'Hand of God'

England's Ben Stokes stole the show with his impressive 84* against New Zealand in the World Cup finals,

'Online media to be disciplined after registration'

Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud has said the online media will be disciplined after completion of their registration

Education TV on cards: Dipu Moni

With an aim to telecast teaching of the country's famous educational institutions, the government is mulling to set

Umpires made 'error of judgment' with overthrows: Taufel

The umpires made an "error of judgment" in awarding six runs, instead of five, to England for the

WHO warns of too sugary baby foods

Commercial baby foods often contain too much sugar and display confusing ingredient lists, according to a UN report

The rise and fall of Ershad

After a long and controversial political career, Jatiya Party (JP) Chairman Hussain Mohammad Ershad passed away at the

Dictator-turned-politician Ershad dies

Former President and Jatiya Party's Chairman Hussain Muhammad Ershad passed away on Sunday morning at 7:45 am in

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