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The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) on Tuesday filed a case against suspended Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Police Mizanur

Lead found in BSTI-okayed liquid milk

Bangladesh Food Safety Authority (BFSA) in a report on Tuesday said it has found traces of lead in

EU Ambassador hosts Erasmus+ scholarship holders

Rensje Teerink, Ambassador and Head of Delegation of the European Union (EU) to Bangladesh, called upon the prosperous

Nuclear fuel supply deal likely with Russia in Sept

Bangladesh is likely to sign a nuclear fuel supply agreement with Russia in September next for Rooppur Nuclear

RCC Mayor drives Ershad's funeral hearse

After the fourth and last funeral prayers of Hussain Mohammad Ershad at Collectorate ground in Rangpur city yesterday, Jatiya

'Consult JS panel before initiating religious affairs projects'

A parliamentary panel has asked the religious affairs ministry to consult its members and lawmakers concerned before finalizing

Joy launches NID gateway today

Prime Minister's ICT Affairs Adviser Sajeeb Wazed Joy will launch the state website designed for scrutinizing National Identity

Rifat's wife Minny arrested

Police have arrested Aysha Siddika Minny over the daylight murder of her husband Rifat Sharif in Barguna. She

International Criminal Court team in city

A delegation of the International Criminal Court (ICC), led by its Deputy Prosecutor James Kirkpatrick Stewart, arrived in

Changes in key BD missions likely

The government is planning to make changes to the top positions in several important missions of Bangladesh in

Names of Shilpakala Padak 2018 recipients announced

The names of seven personalities who will receive 'Shilpakala Padak 2018' for their contributions to their respective fields were announced

President Hamid joins Ershad's Janaza

President M Abdul Hamid on Monday attended the second namaz-e-janaza of Leader of the Opposition in Parliament and

Sheikh Hasina's arrest anniversary today

Today is the 12th anniversary of arrest of Sheikh Hasina, the incumbent prime minister of Bangladesh. Awami League

Lee pays tributes to Bangabandhu

South Korean Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon on Monday paid rich tributes to the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu

India building collapse kills 14

Fourteen people, including army personnel, were killed after a multi-storey building collapsed in India's Himachal Pradesh's Solan, around

Around 15,000 FFs to be rehabilitated soon

Liberation War Minister A K M Mozammel Haque has said the government is working to rehabilitate landless and

Banks asked to stop transactions with People's Leasing

Bangladesh Bank has instructed all banks to stop all sorts of transactions with People's Leasing and Financial Services

EU gives counter-terror support package to SL

The European Union said Monday that it has agreed to provide an 8.5 million euro ($9.6 million) package

9 dead as train rams microbus

A train has rammed a microbus carrying a wedding party in Sirajganj's Ullapara, killing at least nine people.

DCs propose local revenue collection committee

Deputy Commissioners have proposed a revenue collection committee headed by the local UNO to increase the revenue collection

Malaysia detains 266 undocumented Bangladeshis

The Malaysian immigration department arrested at least 266 Bangladeshis on Sunday as part of their ongoing crackdown on

Apollo 11 moon landing had thousands working behind scenes

It took 400,000 people to put Apollo 11's Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin on the moon a half-century

Investigative journalists are silenced under Xi

She was once one of China's most feared journalists, roaming the country uncovering stories about police brutality, wrongful

Seoul keen to be partner with BD's vision 2041: Lee

South Korean Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon said his country would always stay beside Bangladesh for materializing the Vision-2041

PM Hasina seeks Seoul's support

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday urged her visiting South Korean counterpart Lee Nak-yon to engage with Myanmar for

India's space organization to launch moon mission

The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) said on Sunday that it was all set to launch second lunar

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