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Accused Sumon gives confessional statement in Pallabi murder case

Sumon, an accused in a case lodged over the sensational murder of Shahin Uddin in capital’s Pallabi area on May 16, gave confessional statement before a court today. Dhaka Metropolitan Read More

Nationwide lockdown extended for one more week till April 28

The government in the aftermath of a massive spike of corona virus infections has decided to extend on going countrywide lockdown till April 28. “The National Technical Advisory Committee on Read More

Taposh pays homage to Language Movement martyrs

Mayor of Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) Barrister Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh paid glowing tribute to the martyrs of the historic Language Movement at one minute past zero hours. The Read More

UP polls to begin in mega scale in May: CEC

Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) KM Nurul Huda today said that the commission is planning to start union parishad elections in a large scale across the country in mid May. He Read More

ECNEC approves Tk 5,906cr project to repair rural infrastructures

The government today approved a Taka 5,905.59-crore project to conserve the rural road network system by rehabilitating the roads, bridges and culverts affected due to cyclone Amphan, excessive rain and Read More

Why arson attack launched on buses again: PM

Prime Minister and Leader of the House Sheikh Hasina today told the parliament that why arson attacks on buses have been carried out afresh while the government has been trying Read More

PM asks navy to safeguard country’s sovereignty, sea resources

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today asked the Bangladesh Navy to remain prepared to safeguard the country’s independence and sovereignty alongside protecting its marine resources as the government has been working Read More

ECNEC approves Tk 560cr project to protect Sirajganj from river erosion

The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) today approved a Taka 560.07 crore project to protect Singrabari, Patagram, Baoikhola areas under Kazipur upazila of Sirajganj district from the Read More

PM orders proper screening, quarantine of returnees from abroad

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today asked the authorities concerned to ensure proper screening and compulsory quarantine of the returnees from abroad in the wake of the second wave of COVID-19 Read More

44 arrested during anti-drug drives in city

Police arrested 44 persons with different types of contrabands drugs in different drives here in last 24 hours till 6 am today, an official release said. Around 2,722 pieces of Read More