Monday, September 21, 2015



Prof Ziauddin no more

Renowned physicist Prof Dr Abu Abdullah Ziauddin Ahmad has passed away at a Dhaka hospital. The former chairman of

Shaheed Asad Day today

Shaheed Asad Day is being observed on Saturday, commemorating the supreme sacrifice of student

One devotee dies in Biswa Ijtema

The second phase of Biswa Ijtema entered the second day on Saturday at Tongi

Why State not challenging HC order: BNP

The BNP considers the State’s ‘silence’ as a ‘proof of government-Election Commission collusion’ in

Renewing taste buds with winter delicacies

In the chilly winter morning clad with fog, Gachi (the man collects date juice) is ferrying date palm syrup

Hunger strike rolls on day five under the open sky

An indefinite hunger strike called by the teachers and employees of Monthly Pay Order (MPO)-listed educational institutions rolled onto

DU's lawsuit against pupils prompts demo

Some students staged sit-in on the foot of Raju Memorial Sculpture at Dhaka University, protesting the case filed with

JU bird fair draws mixed reaction

A daylong bird fair on Jahangirnagar University (JU) campus was held yesterday (Friday) that drew mixed reaction for exhibiting

President, PM pay rich tributes to Madhusudhan Dutt

President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday paid rich tributes to the memory of Michael Madhusudan Dutt

Senior journalist MA Mohaimin passes away

MA Mohaimin, a senior journalist and former bureau chief in Rajshahi of Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha, died in Dhaka Thursday

Edu ministry staff goes missing

Seeking the trace of an Education Ministry employee, his family members filed a general dairy (GD) yesterday in Dhaka.

Solo photo exhibition 'Tea Tales' begins at AFD

A solo photography exhibition titled 'Cha Chakra: Tea Tales of Bangladesh' by Faiham Ebna Sharif was inaugurated at Alliance

Culture of impunity behind communal attacks: Sultana Kamal

Human rights activist advocate Sultana Kamal on Friday blamed

Two arrested at Shahjalal with foreign currency

Customs intelligence

Ex-secy Martuza Ahmed made Chief Information Commissioner

The government on Thursday appointed former Information Secretary Martuza Ahmed as the Chief Information

Banking sector not completely free from flaws: Muhith

Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith on Thursday admitted that the country’s banking sector

EC acting secretary denies negligence

The Election Commission (EC) is pushing back against allegations that it was negligence on

PM receives donation, blankets for relief fund

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday received donation and blankets for her relief and welfare fund from 20 government

Step to reduce border killing at zero level underway

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan yesterday said the border killing has significantly reduced and an initiative is underway to

East West University holds convocation

Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid has called on private entrepreneurs and benevolent individuals to come forward to contribute

'Re-elect AL to continue development'

Lawmakers at Jatiya Sangsad recently urged the people to re-elect Awami League (AL) government in the upcoming general

410 BRTC buses to be activated

Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation (BRTC) has taken initiative to activate 410 inactive buses in phases, said Road Transport

Livestock Service Week begins tomorrow

The Livestock Service Week-2018 will begin across the country tomorrow (Jan 20) to reach the services to doorsteps

Hold DU senate polls smooth, urges BNP

BNP-backed Jatiyat-abadi Parishad yesterday urged the Dhaka University administration to ensure a congenial atmosphere on the campus so

2 bikers killed in road crash

Two motorcyclists were killed in a road accident in the city's Gendaria area early yesterday. The deceased were

Science education emphasized

Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid has said science education should be attracted to create knowledge-based society aiming at

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