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The High Court on Monday wanted to know how long the investigation into Sagar-Runi murder case will continue as

Myanmar genocide case filed at UN court

Gambia has filed a case at the United Nations' top court accusing Myanmar of committing genocide against its Rohingya

'Dhaka Dialogue' a platform of global responsibility

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen on Monday said Dhaka Dialogue a platform of global responsibility and partnership to

128 new dengue patients in a day

Some 128 dengue patients were admitted to different hospitals across the country in the last 24 hours till 8am

Latif Siddiqui's bail stayed

The Supreme Court on Monday stayed a six-month interim bail granted by the High Court to former minister Abdul

Cabinet okays draft of PPP Law, 2019

The cabinet on Monday approved in principle the draft of "The Bangladesh Public-Private Partnership (PPP) (amendment) Law, 2019" keeping

Australian state declares emergency for wildfires

Australia's most populous state declared a state of emergency on Monday due to unprecedented wildfire danger as calls grew

Khalidi asks journos to look into graft claims

Toufique Imrose Khalidi, editor-in-chief of, has called for journalists to investigate the anti-graft agency's move to look into

Bolivia's President Morales resigns

Bolivian President Evo Morales said on Sunday he would resign after the military called on him to step down

'Singing legend Lata Mangeshkar on a path of recovery'

Music legend Lata Mangeshkar, 90, who was taken to the Intensive Care Unit of Mumbai's Breach Candy Hospital early

India-China business forum called off No visas for Chinese team

An India-China business forum that was to take place in Delhi later this week has been called off as

We’re cheated, distressed

Individual depositors of People's Leasing and Financial Services (PLSF) have urged Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to help recover their

Army deployed in coastal areas to face Bulbul

The army cantonments, its bases, ships and helicopters in the coastal areas have been kept ready to face

India stings Pakistan on 'unwarranted, gratuitous comments'

India on Saturday took strong offence to Pakistan's reaction on the Supreme Court's verdict on Ayodhya title suit and

'Statutory control for urbanization'

Town planning in any country is mandatory to bring under statutory control for sustainable and planned urbanization and due

Radwan Mujib tells story behind Hasina docudrama

Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman's grandson Radwan Mujib Siddiq has told the story behind 'Hasina: A Daughter's Tale', a docudrama

Mosharraf Karim won't receive Nat'l Film Award

Popular actor Mosharraf Karim has been selected for National Film Award for his role in the movie Kamala Rocket

Funeral prayer for Badal held at JS

A funeral prayer for Moinuddin Khan Badal, a member of parliament and leftist leader from Chattogram, has been

'Allegations against JU VC irrelevant'

Deputy Minister for Education Mohibu Hasan Chowdhury has said the graft allegations made against the Vice Chancellor of

'Keep united for country's progress'

Awami League General Secretary has urged the leaders and workers of his party to remain united under the

First-ever BD bond to be listed in London

The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a sister concern of the World Bank, is set to float the first-ever

Hundreds of Indian Sikhs make historic pilgrimage to Pakistan

Hundreds of Indian Sikhs made a historic pilgrimage to Pakistan on Saturday, crossing through a white gate to reach

'Not all those in AL from other parties intruders'

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader on Friday said those who joined the Awami League (AL) from other

7 die in Panchagarh road crash

Seven people were killed as a bus hit an easy-bike in Magurmari area in Tentulia upazila of Panchagarh on

'50,000 tons onion from Egypt to decrease price'

Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi on Friday said market price of onion will come down after arrival of 50,000

Govt introduces digital device for pest control

The Department of Agricultural Extension or DAE is embracing digital technologies to monitor pest attacks on crops and

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