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Leading figures of the India Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IBCCI) have enlightened India’s new High Commissioner

'Campaign about disasters must'

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday stressed the need for conducting massive awareness campaign among people about their dos

USAID-funded cyclone shelter opened in Patuakhali

State Minister for Primary and Mass Education Zakir Hossen, MP, and USAID Bangladesh Mission Director Derrick Brown jointly

Bangladesh is important market for trade finance

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), Bangladesh President Mahbubur Rahman has said Bangladesh is an important market for trade

Doctors want Subir Nandi sent abroad

The health condition of celebrated singer Subir Nandi has improved. But his heart is in a bad condition.

TIB demands judicial probe of Rafi killing

Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) demanded judicial inquiry into the alleged negligence of duty by police in connection with

Five to die in Chapai for rape, killing of girl

A Chapainawabganj court yesterday sentenced five people to death for killing a girl after violating her in Sadar

JOF report by end of April

The much talked about book on the dialogue of the Jatiya Oikya Front on the last general election

Move to check commodity prices in Ramadan

Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi yesterday assured the prices of commodities will be controlled during Ramadan as the government

Facebook bans UK far right groups, leaders

Facebook has imposed a ban on a dozen far-right individuals and organizations that it says "spread hate". The

Advance Eid train tickets to be available at 6 spots

Advance train tickets for upcoming Eid-ul-Fitr for travelling from Dhaka will be available at six spots -- five

Girl from Karachi 'raped' in Tangail

A 17-year-old girl from Pakistan's Karachi has allegedly been raped after being abducted from Tangail in Bangladesh.Police rescued

ACC submits report over Titas graft

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) yesterday submitted an investigative and observational report on corruption of Titas Gas Transmission and

Forget Brexit and focus on climate change, Greta

The teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg has chided EU leaders for holding three emergency summits on Brexit and

BGMEA Bhaban to be cleared in 3 months

Housing and Public Works Minister SM Rezaul Karim yesterday said the government would issue work order for demolishing the

Now, mother of two 'gang-raped' in Sonagazi

A woman was reportedly gang-raped by three miscreants at Adarshagram village in Sonagazi upazila early Wednesday. Police arrested

Titu elected first M'singh mayor

Titu has become Mymensingh mayor in the first-ever polls to the newly formed city corporation. Returning Officer Md

Slow internet likely in late April

Internet speed in Bangladesh is likely to slow down by the end of April due to maintenance work

Husband 'kills wife, sets the body ablaze'

In face of countrywide agitation against killing a Feni madrasa student by setting her aflame, police arrested one

Guideline on digital health interventions released

World Health Organization (WHO) on Wednesday released new recommendations on 10 ways that countries can use digital health technology,

'State of World Population Report' Launched

Calling upon each stakeholders including Bangladesh for the fulfillment of the ICPD commitments, overcoming obstacles and embracing a

PM flies to Brunei Sunday

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina goes to Brunei Darussalam on April 21 (Sunday) on a three-day official visit at

'Timely action could have averted Nusrat murder'

National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Chairman Kazi Reazul Hoque has said said the murder of the Feni madrasa

HC orders disposal of a case within six months

Denying bail to Rana Plaza owner Sohel Rana in a case filed for violating the building code, the

Female magistrates to record testimonies of rape victims

The Supreme Court on Tuesday issued a circular asking chief judicial magistrates and chief metropolitan magistrates to send

Nations express solidarity with France after Notre Dame fire

Nations expressed solidarity with France after the fire at the Notre Dame Cathedral and offered their support for

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