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5 ex-cops to die in Chattogram mass killing case

A Chattogram court yesterday awarded capital punishment to five former police personnel in the sensational Chattogram mass-killing case in 1988 that killed 24 people. Chattogram District and Sessions Judge Mohammad Ismail Read More

PM mourns death of AL MP Abdul Mannan

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today expressed deep shock and sorrow at the death of Awami League leader and parliament member Abdul Mannan. In a condolence message, the prime minister recalled Read More

Cold weather may continue

Cold weather is prevailing across the country, particularly in northern region and it will continue for the next three to four days, an official of Met Office told BSS today. Read More

PM joins Bishwa Ijtema Akheri Munajat

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today joined the Akheri Munajat (final prayers) of the 55th Bishwa Ijtema as the first phase of the world’s largest Muslim congregation after the holy Hajj Read More

PM stresses modern tech-based education for students

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today stressed the need for giving the students a modern technology-based education to make them prepared to face the ever changing trends of the era. “We want Read More

AL to finalize nominations for city polls today

The Awami League (AL) will finalize the nominations for the Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) and Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) polls today. Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader disclosed Read More

Uphold AL’s reputation, tradition: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today asked the Awami League (AL) leaders and workers to uphold the party’s ‘reputation and tradition’, saying that the party has a responsibility towards the people. Read More

President hosts Victory Day reception at Bangabhaban

President M Abdul Hamid and his spouse Rashida Khanom today hosted a reception at Bangabhaban here marking the country’s 49th Victory Day. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina joined the reception held Read More

“Three Bangladeshi daughters” shine in UK polls again

Three Bangladeshi-origin female politicians dubbed as “tin kanya” or “three daughters” shined again the UK general elections with their re-election in Thursday’s polls. The three – Bangabandhu’s granddaughter Tulip Rizwana Read More

Cabinet approves President’s draft JS speech

The cabinet today approved the draft of the President’s speech to be delivered at the first session of the Jatiya Sangsad (JS) in 2020. The approval was given at the Read More