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Next election as per constitution: PM

Making it clear that the next general election will be held as per the Constitution, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday expressed her high optimism that all the parties registered Details

Jubo League leader killed in Gopalganj road crash

A local Jubo League leader was killed in a road accident on Dhaka-Khulna highway at Sonakur in Sadar upazila on Friday (Jan 12) noon. The deceased was identified as M A Details

Three killed in Nakhalpara ‘militant den’

Hree alleged militants were killed and two members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) were injured after the law enforcers carried out a drive at a suspected militant hideout at West Details

3 robbers killed in Sundarban

Three suspected forest robbers were killed in a ‘gunfight’ with members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) in Sukhpara Char area under Swarankhola range of the Sundarbans on Thursday morning. Identities of Details

PM pays homage to Bangabandhu on Homecoming Day

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday paid rich tributes to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on the occasion of his historic Homecoming Day. On this day in 1972, Details

DNCC mayoral by-polls Feb 26

The by-polls for the mayoral post of Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) will be held on February 26. The DNCC mayoral post fell vacant with the death of Annisul Huq on Details

Govt asks coaching centers to stop activities during SSC exam

The government asked the coaching centers to stop their activities three days ahead of the beginning of the Secondary School Certificate (SSC) and its equivalent examination and keep those closed Details

Build yourself as pro-people force - PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday asked the police to build themselves as members of a pro-people force as their duty towards people is huge. She said, "You must always remember Details

Two killed and  10 others injured in Gopalganj

Gopalganj: Two people have been killed and at least 10 others injured after a head-on collision between a bus and a truck in Gopalganj. The accident occurred on the Dhaka-Khulna Highway Details

Prepaid gas metre project hits snag for ‘faulty lines’

Titas Gas Company’s target to install some 200,000 prepaid metres in Dhaka city is unlikely to be achieved within the timeframe of December 2018 due to leakages in service lines, Details

DNCC drive: 200 makeshift structures evicted

The Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) on Thursday in a drive evicted some 200 illegal makeshift structures in the city’s Mohammadpur and Shyamoli areas. DNCC executive magistrate SM Ajior Rahman led Details

Amar Ekushey book fair further expands this year

Book lovers can expect a better managed and more expanded fair venue this time as they step in the annual Amar Ekushey Boi Mela billed for February 1.   In run Details

20 houses gutted in Jessore fire

At least 20 houses were gutted in a fire at the Ulasi-Gilpol government housing project in Sharsha upazila on Wednesday night. The fire originated from the kitchen of a house around Details

Bus-covered van collision leaves 5 dead

Five people were killed and 26 others injured in a fatal road accident at Noy Mile on Bogra-Dhaka highway in Shahjahanpur thana of the district on Monday (jan 1) afternoon. Three Details

Farhad Mazhar, wife sued for ‘staging abduction drama’

 A case has been filed against columnist Farhad Mazhar and his wife Farida Akhter on charge of lodging a case with ‘false information’ over the poet’s alleged abduction. Documents of the Details

Tk 109-cr raw jute gutted in Khulna fire

Huge raw jute were burnt down in a fire that broke out at two godowns of a jute mill by Bhatpara-Bejerdanga road in Phultala upazila early Wednesday. Witnesses said the fire Details

Four rape in Ctg: Robbery mastermind nabbed

Members of Police Bureau of Investigation (PBI) on Wednesday night arrested the mastermind of the incident where four women of a family were raped during a burglary in Karnaphuli area Details

Two Air Force training jets crash in Cox’s Bazar, all four pilots safe

Two training aircraft of Bangladesh Air Force (BAF) crashed in Maheshkhali upazila on Wednesday evening following a midair collision. Five people were also injured as they were hit by falling parts Details

Dense fog disrupts Paturia-Daulatdia ferry services

Ferry services on Paturia-Daulatdia route in the Padma River were disrupted for three hours due to dense fog on Friday morning, leaving 11 ferries stranded in the mid-river. “The ferry services Details

‘No open air event on 31st Night’

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Tuesday said no open air event will be allowed on the 31st Night to celebrate the New Year.   “We won’t allow any meeting, rally and Details