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4 killed in road crashes in two districts

Online Desk:Four people were killed and 12 others wounded in separate road accidents in Bagerhat and Dinajpur district on Saturday morning. In Dinajpur, three people were killed and 10 others Read More

PM auspicates free textbook distribution programme

Staff Correspondent: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday formally inaugurated free textbook distribution programme for the academic year 2017 as the "National Textbook Festival" is set to be celebrated across Read More

7 Bangladeshis return from India jail

Staff Correspondent:Seven Bangladeshi nationals, including two women, returned Bangladesh from India on Thursday after languishing in jail there for nearly two years. Indian Border Security Force (BSF) handed them over Read More

‘Come forward to improve education standard’

Staff Correspondent: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said that all things do not happen overnight, calling upon the critics of the quality of education in the country to come forward for Read More

PM to open dot bangla domain tomorrow

Staff Correspondent: The much-awaited dotbangla(.bangla) domain would be open for the people tomorrow. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will formally auspicate the dotbangla(.bangla) domain on Saturday noon at a simple ceremony Read More

Girls eclipse boys

Staff Correspondent: Girls have outshone boys in all scales in primary and junior school certificate exams this year. They are well ahead of their counterparts from their participation and success Read More

BGB sends back more than 100 Rohingyas

Cox’s Bazaar Correspondent: Personnel of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) pushed back at least 100 Rohingyas to Myanmar when they were making an attempt to intrude Bangladesh territory through the Teknaf Read More

Biman officials on 7-day remands

Staff Correspondent:A Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday granted seven-day remands for two suspended officials of Biman Bangladesh Airlines in a case filed overemergencylanding of a flight carrying prime minister Read More

Muhith hints at oil price cuts in January

Staff Correspondent:Finance Minister AMA Muhith on Wednesday hinted that local fuel prices may decrease in January in line with the falling prices in the global market. The minister came up Read More

‘Zila Parishad polls fair, peaceful’

Staff Correspondent:Chief Election Commissioner Kazi Rakibuddin Ahmad on Wednesday said in a press release that the countrywide Zila Parishad election was held in a fair and peaceful manner. “The maiden Read More