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Law enforcing agencies have drawn extra security vigil during Ramadan in and around markets and malls here to

20 hired killers active in city

At least 45 people were murdered under six police stations in Gulshan division of the Dhaka Metropolitan Police

Trump pardons late black boxer Johnson

US President Donald Trump on Thursday issued a posthumous pardon to boxer Jack Johnson, the first African-American heavyweight champion,

Not all SSC-passouts seek college admission

More than 268,000 students who completed SSC level have refrained from seeking admission to college, according to education

Four fallen BD peacekeepers to be honored at UN HQ

Four fallen Bangladeshi peacekeepers will be honored at the United Nations Headquarters in New York on June 1.The

'BD a model of inclusive growth'

Speaking at a workshop on 'Financial Inclusion for Human Development' at the Human Development Report Office (HDRO) of

Helplessness lead street girls into prostitution

Hazera Begum still remembers how she had run away from her family in the mid-1970s as an eight-year

BB's policies boost up women entrepreneurs

During her study career up to the Master's level, She fostered a dream to be the one quite independent

'Strategy on anvil to outsmart AL'

BNP senior leader Khandaker Mosharraf Hossain yesterday said their party is working out a strategy to 'outsmart' the

Murders on the rise

Around 20,000 people have been murdered across the country in last five years since 2013 for various reasons

Sufferings nine years on

Today 25th May marks the ninth anniversary of the dire cyclone Aila. Reportedly thousands of people in the

Drug raids set to start in Dhaka

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan said all drug traffickers listed by law enforcement agencies are being brought 'under the

Govt's ties with India one-sided, says BNP

BNP has alleged that the Awami League government has failed to make any progress on the much-sought Teesta water-sharing

Police shot two men dead for money: Families

The families of two people, who were killed in an alleged 'shootout' with police in Feni, have alleged

'Banks short of ethical leaders'

Bangladesh Institute of Bank Management (BIBM) has presented through a research that the banks in Bangladesh have much

Nahar set to be elected unopposed

Awami League contestant Habibun Nahar is going to be elected uncontested in the Bagerhat-3 by-polls as there is no

859 govt officials held in 28 months

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) arrested altogether 859 government officials during the last 28 months on various charges of

Propaganda done for closing ways of graft

 Dr. Nazmul Ahsan Kalimullah, Vice-Chancellor (VC) of Begum Rokeya University in Rangpur said that an influential quarter has

Rohingyas to be shifted to Bhasanchar soon: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday said one lakh displaced Rohingya people will be shifted to Noakhali's Bhasanchar soon

Creativity of 2 women entrepreneurs

People get the flavor of boarding rickshaw here. Food lovers throng the restaurant for its creative decoration. The restaurant

We need innovation: BIDA

The head of the agency that promotes investment has said Bangladesh needs 'innovation' and "research and development" to

Lightning kills 4

Four people were killed in lightning strikes in three districts -- Mymensingh, Bogura and Sunamganj -- on Wednesday.In

Muktamoni loses battle

Muktamoni, a 12-year-old girl from Satkhira, has died after battling a rare disease called Hemangioma.The girl, who was

Five killed in Bogura road mishap

At least five people were killed and seven wounded as a truck hit a human hauler on Bogura-Natore

57 forest robbers surrender

Fifty seven members of six forest robber gangs surrendered to Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal along with their

ARSA 'killed' Hindus in Rakhine, says AI

Amnesty International has accused Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) of killing at least 99 Hindu people in the

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