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

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

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

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.

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

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

Major rivers continue to rise across country

Major rivers continued to rise across the country. There are also predictions of heavy downpours. The situation may

Eleven SPs transferred

Home Ministry has transferred eleven police supers to different posts and districts. A notice signed by Dhananjay Kumar,

Stand by flood victims: Quader to AL men

Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader yesterday urged the leaders and workers of his party and its associate

Take steps to control Aedes mosquito: HC

The High Court yesterday asked the authorities concerned to take effective measures within 24 hours to destroy Aedes

France riot cops use teargas to disperse protesters

French riot police fired teargas to disperse masked protesters from the Champs Élysées after the annual Bastille Day

HC seeks milk test reports in one week

The High Court yesterday sought the test reports of pasteurized milk of all companies which are approved by

'Govt tough against extortionists'

Home Minister Asaduz-zaman Khan on Sunday said necessary steps have been taken to prevent extortion at cattle markets

8,848 Bangladeshis in foreign jails

Foreign Minister Dr. AK Abdul Momen has said that total 8848 Bangladeshi nationals are at present in jails

Oikya Front braces for leadership change

Jatiya Oikya Front, which was formed in the November last year, is going to be reorganized within a

Rubana plans to fulfill Annisul's dream, write his biography

President of Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) Rubana Huq has planned to write the biography of

Bangladesh finish runners-up in IPC World Cup

Bangladesh finished the Inter-Parliamentary Cricket World Cup (IPCWC) with agony as they suffered a humiliating defeat against arch-rival Pakistan

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