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The family of a Myanmar policeman who told a court how police planted secret documents on Reuters reporters to

Tact to reduce graft lacking

The rampantĀ  corruption in political parties, bureaucracy, public management, and other areas, together with bribery, inappropriate use of government

Experts for eliminating plastic pollution

As Bangladesh joined the world in observing Earth Day on Sunday, experts sought measures to eliminate single-use plastics along

GP staff to continue demo

Employees of Grameenphone will continue their demonstration on a seven-point demand, including the salary hike and stopping 'illegal' job

Nepal's initial report questioned

US-Bangla Airlines has said there are some 'inconsistencies' in the initial probe report by the Nepalese authorities on the

President to take oath Tuesday for 2nd term

President M Abdul Hamid will be sworn in as the head of the state for a second consecutive term

Blast hits Boro crops

Fungal disease blast has turned into an epidemic in different upazilas of the district, hindering Boro production during the

Cricketer Mukta held with yaba

A woman cricketer has been arrested with 14,000 yaba pills in port city Chattogram. The arrestee is Nazreen Khan

HSC exam on geography postponed

The government has postponed the second paper of the HSC geography exam after a test centre mistakenly opened a

AL factional clash kills one in city

A man was killed and 10 others injured, six of them with bullets, during a clash between two rival

'Rapist' killed in 'gunfight'

An accused of a rape incident was killed in a reported gunfight with the law enforcers at Hijaldi village

PM returns home today

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina left London yesterday afternoon for home after wrapping up her eight-day official visit to Saudi

'No question paper leak in HSC exams'

No case of question paper leak has been reported in last 45 days during the ongoing HSC examinations, sources

Padma division HQ in Faridpur

Local Government, Rural Development and Cooperatives Minister Khandaker Mosharaf Hossain has said the government has in-principle taken a decision

77pc drivers sans license!

Over 77 percent drivers in the country are on the roads without a driving license, with many violating traffic

Where are they now?

Some of them were students, businessmen or employees. They now share the common identity-disappeared-as groups identifying themselves law enforcers

Additional Tk 2,228cr cost awaits ECNEC nod

Joydebpur-Elenga four-lane highway project is getting its third revision as the as the construction cost will require additional Tk

Woman's leg cut off in Bagerhat attack

An attacker severed a woman's leg in an attack in Bagerhat Sharankhola Upazila.The victim was identified as Hosne Ara

'No govt job for anti-liberation forces' heirs'

Children of freedom fighters under the banner of Amra Muktijoddhar Sontan yesterday urged the government to announce the children

4 lakh more to get old age allowance

The government will bring 400,000 more people under the old age allow-ance program in the Social Safety Net scheme

AL team flies to India today

A 19-member delegation of the ruling Awami League, led by its General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister

'North Korea halts nuclear tests'

North Korea will immediately suspend nuclear and missile tests and scrap its nuclear test site and instead pursue economic

Polls spending under EC scanner

The Election Commission has formed a committee to verify accounts of campaign expenditure by mayor and councilor contestants in

EU lawmakers demand Russia World Cup boycott

A group of European Union (EU) lawmakers on Friday urged the bloc's leaders to boycott this year's football World

Dr. Kamal Hossain will fight alone if need

Gono Forum president Dr. Kamal Hossain has announed that he will fight against the mass looting incidents in the

Mamata Banerjee settles for silver lining

West Bengal's election commission has to extend the deadline to let candidates file nominations, the Calcutta High Court ordered

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