Dhaka, Saturday, 21 January 2017

PM on the way to return home

Staff Correspondent: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina left Zurich this evening for home concluding her five-day tour for the annual meeting of  World Economic Forum held in Switzerland.   A flight of Emirates ...

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‘RAB is not responsible for the Seven-Murder’

Staff Correspondent: Director General of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) Benazir Ahmed on Friday said in a press briefing that the elite force as an agency is not liable for the ...

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Biswa Ijtema 2nd phase begins

Staff Correspondent: The second phase of Biswa Ijtema has opened  on Friday morning on the bank of the Turag River in Tongi of Gazipur district.   The 160-acre Ijtema ground is getting ...

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2 arrested with huge fake passports in Mohammadpur  

Staff Correspondent: Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) on Thursday arrested two criminals along with around 160 passports from Mohammadpur area in the capital.    

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38 BNP leaders and activists arrested in Gaibandha  

Gaibandha Correspondent: Police arrested a total of 52 persons, including, 38 leaders and activists of BNP, its front organisations and Jamaat-E-Islami Bangladesh from different places of the Gaibandha district last night, ...

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17 shops gutted in Borguna  

Borguna Correspondent: At least 17 shops were gutted by a fire that broke out at a market in Bamna upazila of the district early Friday.    

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Tanu murder’s 10 months: rising anger and frustration  

Comilla Correspondent: 10 months of Comilla Victoria College student and actress Shohagi Jahan Tanu murder are going to be fulfilled on Friday. As long as that found at the murder ...

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Judicial probe body blamed MP salim Osman  

Staff Correspondent: The judicial probe body, formed to look into the humiliation of headmaster Shyamal Kanti Bhakta in Narayanganj, has blamed local MP AKM Salim Osman for the incident.    

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2nd phase of Biswa Ijtema begins today  

Gazipur Correspondent: The three-day second phase of Biswa Ijtema, one of the largest Muslim congregations in the world, began on Friday on the bank of river Turag at Tongi on ...

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N’ganj teacher assault: probe report submitted    

Staff Correspondent: The probe body formed to investigate into the humiliation of Shyamal Kanti Bhakta, headmaster of Piyar Sattar Latif High School in Bandar Upazila of Narayanganj, on Thursday submitted ...

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2nd phase of Biswa Ijtema starts Friday    

Staff Correspondent: The second phase of Biswa Ijtema, the second largest congregation of the Muslims after the holy Hajj, will begin on the bank of the Turag at Tongi in ...

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15 members of ‘human trafficking gang’ held  

Staff Correspondent: Rapid Action Battalion (RAB)-3 held fifteen members of a human trafficking syndicated during raids in different areas of Dhaka.    

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Robber killed in Kushtia ‘gunfight’    

Kushtia Correspondent: A man was killed in a reported gunfight with police at Alampur in Sadar upazila of Kushtia in the early hours of Thursday.    

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2 killed in Kushtia truck collision    

Kushtia Correspondent: Two people were killed as a speedy truck collided head-on with a CNG-run auto rickshaw at Bheramara upazila in Kushtia on Wednesday night.    

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College student Juma’s assailant held  

Sylhet Correspondent: Police held the assailant, who stabbed female college student Jhuma at Kaliganj Bazar in Zakiganj upazila on 15 January, in Sultanpur Haor area of the upazila on Thursday morning.    

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Full verdict of Mufti Hannan published

DHAKA: Full verdict of death sentence of three criminals including Mufti Hannan has been published in the grenade attack case of attempting to attack Former British High Commissioner Anwar Chowdhury ...

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Peanut vendor’s story of learning English  

Staff Correspondent: Persistency can take a man to the edge of the door to progress. Sometimes, for this ‘persistency’, he or she has to float in deep river. His work ...

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'SAARC is very much alive'  

Dhaka: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has strongly advocated for the continuation of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (Saarc) saying that it is very much alive.    

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'Govt firm to ensure compliance in RMG industry'  

Dhaka: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said her government is highly committed to ensuring compliance with regard to the readymade garment (RMG) industry.    

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Man found dead with throat slit in Rupsha  

Khulna Correspondent: Police recovered the throat-slit body of a ‘kirtania’ (devotional singer) from Pithavog village in Rupsha upazila on Tuesday night.    

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