Monday, September 21, 2015



The students of Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP) agreed to halt protests for a week after receiving assurances

How Najib nearly sold out Malaysia to China

The latest six charges laid against Najib and his trusty lieutenant, Treasury secretary-general Irwan Serigar Abdullah, confirm again

BUET blames buses

Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) has blamed reckless buses for most of the road mishaps in Dhaka.

Bus owner asked to pay Tk 1m in compensation

The High Court on Wednesday ordered Suprovat Paribahan to pay Tk 10 lakh to the family of Bangladesh

Fugitive billionaire Modi arrested in London

Fugitive billionaire jeweller Nirav Modi had been arrested in London on behalf of the Indian authorities, British police said

Top business bodies against gas price hike

Leaders of three of the most powerful business associations of the country-BGMEA, BTMA and BKMEA have urged the

Ziaur Rahman hit Khaleda with belt

Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Haque said on Monday that former president Ziaur Rahman used to beat

'No justice in the country'

BNP Secretary General has said that the government is pushing its chairperson Khaleda Zia towards death in a

EU fines Google 1.49bn euros

EU antitrust regulators handed down a 1.49 billion euro ($1.69 billion) fine to Alphabet unit Google on Wednesday

Holi-festival of colors today

Holi, a Hindu religious festival of colors, is being celebrated across the country with due religious fervor and

'Empowerment of women visible in Bangladesh'

Jatiya Sangsad (JS) Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury yesterday said women empowerment is now visible in all sector in

Accused driver remanded

A Dhaka court yesterday placed the driver of a 'Suprovat Paribahan' bus on a 7-day remand in a

'Govt apathy behind rise in road fatalities'

Gono Forum President Dr Kamal Hossain blamed the government's apathy for the growing road fatalities in the country.

DUCSU website too poor

It astonishes everyone that Dhaka University Central Students' Union (DUCSU) does not have any proper website in the

University student-death on road sparks wildcat protest

Agitated students torched a bus on Tuesday in front of the capital's Jamuna Future Park following the death

'BNP to be extinct like Muslim League'

Mahbub Ul Alam Hanif, acting secretary general of Awami League, has said that Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) will

US report biased

Information Minister Dr. Hasan Mahmud has said that the report by the United States on the electoral and

JCD demonstrates for DUCSU reelection

Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal (JCD), the student wing of BNP, yesterday staged demonstration on the campus demanding fresh elections

Loan defaulters to get big opportunity

Banking sources have informed that Finance Ministry is most likely to give some special privileges to loan defaulters.

Victim's husband forgives NZ mosque gunman

A man whose wife was killed in the Christchurch attack as she rushed back into a mosque to

Dhaka issues travel alert on Australia

Bangladesh has issued travel advice for its nationals living in Australia and travelling to the country following the

Bhutanese PM to visit Bangladesh

Bhutanese Premier Lotay Tshering is expected to visit Bangladesh next month at the invitation of Prime Minister Sheikh

Paris ties Singapore, Hong Kong as world's priciest cities

Paris has climbed to the top of the world's priciest city for expatriates, tied first with Singapore and

'Khaleda sick, unable to eat properly'

Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir yesterday alleged that party chairperson Khaleda Zia neither

EC to have more power

Election Commissioner Mahbub Talukdar said it is necessary to reform local government elections and their management to give

No anti-liberation force should be in power again: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday urged the people of the country to remain vigil so that anti-liberation

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