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Overloaded truck not to be allowed on highways: Minister  

Staff Correspondent: As goods transport owners and workers enforced a strike demanding the withdrawal of excel load of vehicles, Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Tuesday said the government will in Read More

Jute bags use mandatory for more 11 goods  

Staff Correspondent:The use of jute bags has been made mandatory for packaging eleven more essential goods, said a notification issued by Textile and Jute Minister on 21 January. Earlier, following Read More

PM slams rights orgs for keeping mum

Staff Correspondent:Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today afternoon came down hard on those human rights organisations that did not raise voice against the killing of ruling AL MP from Gaibandha-1 Manjurul Read More

HC rejects plea against holding office

Staff Correspondent:The High Court (HC) on Tuesday cancelled a writ petition that challenged the legality of holding the office of attorney general by Advocate Mahbubey Alam. The HC bench of Read More

2 cases of bird flu detected in Bangladesh

Staff Correspondent:Two outbreaks of the highly infectious H5N1 bird in Bangladesh have been found to have bird flu last week, according to reports from the World Organisation for Animal Health Read More

2 Bangladeshi IS suspects arrested in Kuala Lumpur

Staff Correspondent:At least four people, including two Bangladeshi nationals have been held over their suspected involvement with Islamic State (IS) in Malaysia. The two Bangladeshi suspects were arrested in Kuala Read More

Mastermind Rajib makes reportedly ‘confession’

Staff Correspondent: Jahangir Alam alias Rajib Gandhi, a top Neo- Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh leader and the mastermind of the Gulshan attack, made his reportedly confession before a court on Monday mor Read More

UP chairman Akhi suspended over Nasirnagar attack

Staff Correspondent: The LGRD (Local Government and Rural Development) ministry today suspended Haripur union parishad chairman, the prime accused in a case filed in connection with an arson attack on Read More

Burmese army asks for 'time' to solve Rohingya crisis

Online Desk: Myanmar's deputy defense chief on Monday urged the world to give his government "time and space" to solve a crisis involving the Rohingya Muslim minority amid concerns militants Read More

2 suspects remanded over Liton murder

Gaibandha Correspondent: A court in Gaibandha today put two suspects on a three-day remand each in a case filed over the killing of Gaibandha-1 MP Manzurul Islam Liton. The suspects Read More