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Voting ends in Gaibandha-1 by-polls

Gaibandha Reporter:Voting in the by-election to Gaibandha-1 (Sundarganj) constituency came to an end on Wednesday afternoon. The balloting opened at 8:00am and went on till 4:00pm without any break. The Read More

Spending on education not expenditure: PM

Staff Reporter:Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday said spending on education sector is the biggest investment to build the nation, but it is not expenditure. The Prime Minister said this Read More

9 rescued while being trafficked to Malaysia

Staff Reporter:Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) members have rescued nine people while being illegally trafficked to Malaysia and Cyprus. The elite force also detained nine alleged human traffickers. A team of Read More

Mufti Hannan opts to seek presidential mercy

Staff Reporter:Death row criminal Huji chief Mufti Abdul Hannan chose to seek presidential clemency, according to the jail authorities. “The copy of the verdict was read out to Mufti Hannan. Read More

'Militants planning to attack on government foundations'

Staff Reporter:The arrested five militants were planning to lead attack on government establishments in the country says additional director general of RAB Colonel Md. Anawar Latif Khan on Tuesday. He Read More

HC asks BMCH doctors to join work today

Staff Reporter:The High Court on today ordered the doctors of Bangladesh Medical College and Hospital (BMCH) to withdraw their ongoing strike by 6:00pm today. The High Court bench of Justice Read More

Full verdict released, no bar to execute Hannan

Staff Reporter:The Supreme Court on Tuesday released full verdict of the 2004 grenade attack on UK envoy in Dhaka, clearing way to begin execution process of convicted militant leader Mufti Read More

Cops raid 2 ‘militant dens’ in Chittagong city

Chittagong Reporter:Police on Monday cordoned off two houses on suspicion of militant den in Akbar Shah and Kattoli areas of Chittagong city. Acting on a tip-off, police cordoned off a Read More

Cabinet approves 25 march as Genocide Day

Staff Reporter:Bangladesh cabinet on Monday approved March 25 as Genocide Day, clearing all formalities to recognize the brutal genocide committed on this day in 1971. The approval was submitted in Read More

Robbers loot 25 vehicles in Chuadanga

Chuadanga Reporter:Robbers abducted valuables from the passengers of 25 vehicles, including three night coaches near Ghoramara Bridge in Alamdanga upazila on Sunday night, UNB reports. Witnesses said a gang of Read More