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Corruption should be stopped and it should not take place in any way

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday warned government officials against corruption saying that there should be no dishonesty in any form. ‘I want work, I want work with honesty; corruption should Details

IG asks for help of people to root out militancy

Inspector General of Police (IGP) AKM Shahidul Hoque on Sunday said law enforcement agencies have already broken the backbones of militant groups although the militancy is yet to be stamped Details

515 Bangladeshis held in Malaysia

At least 515 Bangladeshi workers among 1,035 foreign labourers have been held in Malaysia for staying there as invalid migrants.   Malaysian authorities concerned informed to the journalists to have detained Bangladeshis Details

Five killed in lightning strike in Kushtia

At least five people were killed and six other wounded in a lightning strike at an agricultural field at Mirpur upazila in Kushtia on Sunday noon.   The identity of the victims Details

3 female suspects held in Kushtia

Law enforcers on Saturday busted a “Neo JMB hideout” in Bheramara upazila of Kushtia and held three suspected female militants. Among the arrestees, two were instantly identified as Tithi Khatun, Details

People pay homage to Holy Artisan attack victims

People from all classes of life on Saturday paid their respects by placing wreaths to the victims of Holey Artisan attack.   Representatives of various political parties including Awami League, BNP, Jubo Details

90 militants killed, over 200 held since Gulshan Cafe attack

At least 90 armed militants have been killed by the law enforcers in different operations across the country since the attack on Holey Artisan Bakery in capital's Gulshan area on July Details

Banani road crash injures over 50

More than 50 passengers were wounded as a bus lost its control and hit two private cars in Banani in the capital on Friday.   The accident took place at 12pm at Details

Bangladeshi first female justice to retire next month

The first and only one female justice of Appellate Division of Supreme Court (SC) Nazmun Ara Sultana is going to take retirement first week of next month. SC website reveals that Details

Stringent security measure taken for peaceful Eid celebration

The entire country has been brought under strict security measure, including in the capital city, with deployment of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) and police for peaceful and smooth celebration of Details

Quader urges people not to take risky ride on rooftops of vehicles

Obaidul Quader, Road Transport and Bridges Minister on Saturday requested people not to take ride on rooftops of vehicles risking their lives. The accident in Rangpur occurred due to reckless driving. Details

Rangpur road accident kills 16

At least 16 home goer apparel workers were killed and nine others severely injured in a road mishap on Dhaka-Rangpur Highway due to reckless driving of the truck helper at Details

Over 1.5 million pieces of Yaba tablets seized in Bay, 12 held

Members of Rapid Action Battalion on Saturday claimed that they seized 15 lakh pieces of contraband Yaba tablets in the Bay of Bengal at Patenga in Chittagong. A team of RAB-7 Details

Crowd of homebound people at rail stations, bus stands

Railway stations, bus and launch terminals in Dhaka are witnessing over crowed with homebound people as Eid-ul-Fitr, the greatest religious festival of Muslims, is knocking at the door.   The city's Kamalapur Details

9 Bangladeshis come back after tarnishing in Indian jail Nine

Bangladeshi including women and children came back home after tarnishing in an Indian jail there for nearly 4 years.   Indian immigration police handed them over to Bangladesh authorities through Benapole check-post Details

Holy Shab-e-Qadr observed across the country

The holy Shab-e-Qadr or Lailatul Qadr, a significant night, per the holy Quran, was observed on Thursday night across the country with due religious dignity and solemnity.   According to the holy Details

Rangamati-Chittagong road link to be recuperated on Wednesday afternoon

The road communication between Rangamati and Chittagong will be recovered only for light vehicles on Wednesday afternoon, nearly eight days after the route became inappropriate for vehicular movement due to Details

Special security deployed at diplomatic areas during Eid

Special security has been arranged for diplomatic areas in Dhaka’s Gulshan, Baridhara and Banani during Eid-ul-Fitr. Law enforcers will be deployed at the diplomatic zones to avoid any untoward situation. Police check Details

Bangladeshi UN official liberated on bail

US prosecutors charged a United Nations employee in New York of committing visa cheating by bringing into the country a domestic worker from Bangladesh and then failing to pay her Details

Tk.6 will be reduced from per kg rice

Bangladesh government has decided to reduce rice price and tk.6 will be cut per kg rice as the govt wanted to lower the import duty on rice in a bid Details