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As with all unfolding crises, more revelations are coming out after media reports broke an expose about how London-based

Steps underway to ensure fair elections

Bangladesh Election Commission (EC) is likely to buy 40 thousand taps for 40,000 vote centers in the country for

Rohingya issue is complex, no easy solution

The new Chinese envoy to Bangladesh, Zhang Zuo, yesterday said the Rohingya crisis was complex and had no quick

Case filed over killing of 2 Garo women

A case has been filed with Gulshan Police Station over the murder of an elderly Garo woman and her

Rally-goers barred not to carry bags today

 Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) on Wednesday requested the city dwellers, who will attend government's announced Thursday's celebration program at

Literacy rate rises by 26pc in 10 yrs

The adult literacy rate has marked 26.10 percent rise in the past 10 years, taking it to a record

Four killed as train hits covered van

At least four people were killed and two others injured when a train hit a covered van at a

Boko Haram releases 76 abducted schoolgirls

Boko Haram Islamists who kidnapped more than 100 schoolgirls in Dapchi, northeast Nigeria, just over a month ago have

MATTA in Bangladesh to promote tourism

 The Malaysian Associa-tion of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) has recently visited Banglad-esh on a sales mission to promote

New 317km road along India, Myanmar border

The Executive Committee of National Economic Council (ECNEC) yesterday approved a project to construct some 317 kilometers "border roads"

'Green minds ensure green environment'

The Liberation War is our pride. If we can plant one tree in memory of each martyred of thirty

Graves of 4,000 FFs found in India

Graves of around four thousands martyred freedom fighters have been identified in some parts of India. They were buried

RAJUK demolishes FBCCI former chief's house

The Rajdhani Unnayan Kartripakkha (RAJUK) has demolished parts of Ha-Meem Group owner AK Azad's Gulshan house built without following

Maj Gen Shafeenul Islam DG of BGB

 Major General Md Shafeenul Islam has been made new Director General (DG) of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB).  The Public

'Khaleda Zia's lawyer supported war criminal'

Awami League senior leader and Health and Family Welfare Minister Mohammad Nasim said a British lawyer, who has been

Khaleda appoints British lawyer

A controversial British lawyer will advise counsels of BNP chief Khaleda Zia who is in jail after being convicted

Satkhira road crash kills 6

Six individuals including women and children were killed and seven others were injured in a head-on collision between a

2 years of Tonu murder: Justice awaited

The students of Comilla Victoria College on Tuesday formed a human-chain and brought out a rally in the campus

Indian Air Force plane crashes in Odisha

An Indian Air Force (IAF) Hawk advanced trainer jet crashed Tuesday in Odisha's Mayurbhanj district near the Jharkhand border.The

'Robber' killed in 'gunfight' in city

A suspected robber was killed and another received bullet injuries in a reported gunfight with members of Rapid Action

Costs go three times high

The cost of construction of Payra sea port have gone threefold  as the government is going to increase its

Power generation sets new record, crosses 10,000 MW

The country's power generation set a new record crossing the 10,000-MW mark last night. According Public Relations Department of

'Graduation to developing country a slap to critics'

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday said Bangladesh's graduation to a developing country is a slap to those who forecast

Graduation from LDC: Cabinet thanks PM

          The Cabinet on Monday extended thanks to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina for her dynamic leadership in making Bangladesh

Independence Award 2018 to Shykh Seraj among 16

In recognition of glorious and brilliant contribution at the national level, celebrated media personality Shykh Seraj is going to

Jail Act being amended

The Ministry of Home Affairs is likely to take initiative to amend  both the Jail Act and the Jail

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