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Rupa’s body exhumed

Zakia Sultana Rupa who was victim of gang rape and murder in moving bus. She was a student of Ideal Law college, Dhaka. Today her body was extradited from the Details

Tigers clinch a historic win against Australia

Tigers clinched a historic win against Australia in the 1st test in two Test series as Australia lost 10 wickets for 244 runs after lunch on day four of the Details

BGB members push back 75 Rohingya refugees

Border Guard Bangladesh personnel on Wednesday held 75 Rohingya refugees in Teknaf upazila of Cox’s Bazar and pushed them back as hundreds of them continue to try to intrude into Details

Muslim League proposes caretaker govt, army deployment in national election

Bangladesh Muslim League (BML) on Monday has placed its 11-point proposal to the Election Commission including formation of a caretaker government and army deployment for the next general elections.   The BML Details

Organizations busy with the flood-affected but the street children deprived

Eid means joy and happiness for Muslim people. Around 8 million street children are deprived of this happiness and joy of Eid. The street children are getting deprived of happiness Details

41st death anniversary of National Poet being observed

The 41st death anniversary of our National Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam is being observed with due solemnity across the country.   Today’s events started with placing wreaths at the poet’s tomb beside Details

Prime Minister to visit flood-hit northern districts Gaibandha and Bogra Saturday

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will have a visit to two flood-hit northern districts Gaibandha and Bogra on Saturday to see for herself the condition of the victims and distribute relief Details

Leave for Road Transport and Highways’ officials cancelled: Quader

The general secretary of ruling Awami League and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader on Friday said, leave of all Road Transport and Highways Division officials has been rejected Details

Advance return train tickets for Eid available from Friday

Bangladesh Railway has begun selling of returning tickets for Eid journeys from Friday. The return tickets for the journeys of September 3 are available on August 25, and for September 4 Details

EC starts dialogue with Sangskritik Muktijote leaders

The Election Commission has started its conversation with registered political parties through its first meeting with Bangladesh Sangskritik Muktijote.     The meeting opened around 3:00 pm at the conference room of Nirbachan Details

HC asks govt not to allow any industrial within 10 kilometers of the Sundarbans

The High Court has asked the government not to allow any industrial unit to be established within 10 kilometers of the Sundarbans.   The HC bench of Justice Moinul Islam Chowdhury and Details

Zilhajj moon sighted, Eid-ul-Azha to be celebrated on Sept 2

The Eid-ul-Azha will be observed across the country on September 2 as the Zilhaj moon was sighted this evening. The national moon sighting committee declared the decision following a conference in Details

AL and its associate bodies observe the day across the country

Awami League and its associate bodies on Monday are observing August 21 grenade attack day across the country through various programmes including rallies, discussions and special prayers, doa and milad Details

Rail communications between Dhaka to northern and southern districts resume

Rail communications restarted between Dhaka and northern and southern districts around 5:30 pm on Monday after repairing the damaged Railway Bridge at Pauli in Tangail. Rangpur Express crossed the pauli bridge Details

Prime Minister pays tributes to mazar of the great leader Bangabandhu at Tungipara

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has paid tributes to the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman by placing a floral wreath at the mazar of the great leader marking Details

Govt identifies the locations absconding killers of Bangabandhu

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Kamal has said the government had recognized the locations of the absconding killers of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and his family members.     The minister came up with remark Details

Five more flood protective dikes break in Raninagar

Five more flood proactive dikes have broken in Naogaon’s Raninagar upazila due to intermittent rain for three days at a stretch and onrush of water from upper lands. The incidents Details

Government to extend hajj flight functions till August 28

Amid deepening crisis over carrying intending hajj pilgrims to Saudi Arabia, the government is planning to increase hajj flight operations till August 28 from August 26, reports UNB.       The government is Details

Floodwaters in the northern districts in the last two days kill 20: Maya

Disaster management and relief minister Mofazzal Hossain Chowdhury Maya on Monday said that twenty people were killed by floodwaters in the northern districts in the last two days.   "A total of Details

We have already imported foodgrains from various countries and more are coming

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday said the government is importing foodgrains from the international market, aiming to face the challenge caused by the ongoing flood across the country.       “We’ve already Details