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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

Habiganj can be flooded anytime

Habiganj  can face a danger level flood anytime. The water of Khowai river is flowing above danger level at Masulia point in Habiganj.   The river Khowai is flowing 270cm above danger Details

A Bngladeshi expat killed as van strikes crowd

A van stroke into a crowd of Muslims near a London mosque early on Monday, leaving an expatriate Bangladeshi dead and wounding 10 others in what was being treated as Details

Musa Ibrahim and his friends rescued successfully

Bangladeshi first mountaineer Musa Ibrahim and two Indians, who had got stuck for the last few days at the base camp of Mount Carstensz Pyramid in Papua Province of Indonesia Details

Banani Hotel rape charge hearing Jul 9

A Dhaka court on Monday fixed July 9 as the date to frame indictment after taking it into cognizance against five accused, including Shafat and Shadman, in the Banani rape Details

Two siblings killed in Khagrachhari landslides

Two brothers were killed in another landslide in Guddongchhara area under Ramgarh upazila of Khagrachhari district on Sunday morning.   The deceased were identified as Nur Nabi, 14 and Hossain, 10, sons Details

Musa Ibrahim, 2 Indian mountaineers in trap, rescue operation called off

The effort to rescue Musa Ibrahim and two Indian mountaineers who have been stuck at the base camp of Mount Carstensz Pyramid in Papua New Guinea for last six days, Details

PM comes back home after official visit in Sweden

Prime minister Sheikh hasina has returned home after three-day official visit in Sweden on Saturday.   A VVIP flight carrying the prime minister and her entourage members, landed at Hazrat Shahajalal International Details

2 bodies rescued in Rangamati, now death toll rises to 156

Two fresh bodies of hill track massive landslide victims were rescued from Dumdumia area of Jurachhari upazila in the district on Saturday morning, raising the death toll to 156 in Details

Rescuers start search operation in Kaptai Lake

Rescuers have commenced a search operation in Kaptai Lake of Rangamati on Saturday morning.   They started the operation at 10:00am after locals informed them that a body was seen floating in Details

Two more bodies recovered in Rangamati

Two more bodies of hill-tracts landslide were recovered on Friday morning from different parts of Rangamati. Fire service sources said, fire fighters carried out operation for the fourth consecutive day and Details

Landslides victims to get Tk 50 lakh, 100 tonnes of rice

The government is going to distribute Tk 50 lakh, 100 metric tonnes of rice and 500 bundles of corrugated tin among the landslides victims of Rangamati.   Obaidul Quader, road transport and Details

The bodies of 4 soldiers brought to Dhaka

The bodies of four soldiers, who died while rescuing people from landslide in Rangamati, have been brought to Dhaka on Wednesday. The bodies were brought by a helicopter at 10:45am.   The deceased Details

Death toll rises to 142

At least 142 people, including four armies, were killed and several hundreds wounded as torrential rains triggered gigantic landslides in three hill districts of the country on Tuesday.   Police said rescue Details

Bangladeshi diplomat held in New York

A Bangladeshi diplomat was held from New York in United States, reports BBC.   The diplomat was identified as Shahedul islam, 45 and a deputy Consul General of Bangladesh. He has been Details

Capsized trawler found, many others still missing

A joint venture team of fire service and police of Buriganga rescued two passengers, who went missing as a trawler sank in the River Buriganga in Sadarghat area of the Details

Passenger carrying trawler rescued in Buriganga river

A passengers carrying trawler, which sank into Buriganga river by the hit with a sand-laden ship at Ispahani Ghat area in Buriganga River on Monday night, was rescued on Tuesday. It Details