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‘Missing’ NSU teacher returns home

University teacher Mubashar Hasan Caesar, who went missing one and half months ago, returned home in Dakkhin Banasree area of the capital city in the early hours of Friday. Mubashar, an Details

Mostafiz wins Rangpur city polls

Jatiya Party candidate Mostafizur Rahman won the Rangpur City Corporation polls defeating his nearest rival Awami League contender Sarfuddin Ahmed Jhantu by a huge margin in the election held in Details

Strictly maintain discipline, PM asks BGB members

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday hoped that the members of Bangladesh Border Guard (BGB) will work for the development of the country maintaining their discipline strictly. “I always want this Details

Journo Utpal finally found ‘safe’; returning home

Two months and 10 days after he went missing from the city, journalist Utpal Das was found ‘safe’ on Tuesday night and returning home. “Now, I’m at a refueling station in Details

Armed Forces need to work together with people: PM

Praising the Armed Forces for their involvement in development activities, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday said they need to work together with people to ensure the desired development of Details

MP Golam Mostafa laid to rest

Golam Mostafa, MP from Gaibandha-1 constituency who passed away at a hospital in the capital after suffering injuries in a road accident, was laid to eternal rest here on Tuesday Details

Voting begins at Rangpur city polls

Voting in the election to Rangpur City Corporation (RCC) election began on Thursday morning amid a four-tier security measure having the presence of over 5,500 security personnel. The balloting in 193 Details

47th Victory Day today

The nation is celebrating 47th Victory Day today with elaborate programmes to pay deep homage to the martyrs who laid down their lives for the country during the Liberation War Details

Livestock Minister Sayedul Hoque is no more

Fisheries and Livestock Minister Muhammed Sayedul Hoque passes away at a city hospital on Saturday morning. He was 75. He breathed his last at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) around Details

Ex-Ctg mayor ABM Mohiuddin dies

Former Chittagong City Corporation (CCC) Mayor and city Awami League President ABM Mohiuddin Chowdhury passed away at a hospital in the port city early Friday. He was 73.  Mohiuddin Chowdhury breathed Details

President, PM pay tribute to martyred intellectuals

President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina paid tributes to the martyred intellectuals by placing wreaths at the Martyred Intellectual graveyard in Mirpur area of Dhaka early on Wednesday. The Details

PM opens 4-day Digital World exposition

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday inaugurated the four-day Digital World, the biggest ICT exposition in Bangladesh, at Bangabandhu International Conference Centre here with the slogan ‘Ready for Tomorrow’. ICT Division Details

2 BD youths shot dead by BSF in Rajshahi

Two Bangladeshi young men were shot to death by members of Indian Border Security Force (BSF) in Bhubanpara bordering area of Godagari upazila early Sunday. Locals said BSF members opened fire Details

River protection dam collapses in Sirajganj

A portion of the Jamuna River protection embankment collapsed again at Chauddarashi of Chauhali upazila on Friday. At least a 150-metre portion of the dam went into the gorge of the Details

Robot ‘Sophia’ meets Prime Minister Hasina

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday said the government will set up one high-tech park in every district to flourish the ICT sector.  "Necessary incentives will also be given if the Details

Every district to get high-tech park: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday said the government will set up one high-tech park in every district to flourish the ICT sector.  "Necessary incentives will also be given if the Details

15km tailback on Dhaka-Tangail highway

A 15-kilometre long tailback was created on Dhaka-Tangail highway due to slow vehicular movement caused by potholes in Elenga area since Friday midnight. Tariqul Islam, a sub-inspector at Elenga Highway police Details

PM off to Cambodia on 3-day official visit

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina left here for Phnom Penh on Sunday morning on a three-day official visit to Cambodia at the invitation of her Cambodian counterpart Hun Sen. A VVIP flight Details

Dhaka North Mayor Annisul Huq no more

Dhaka North City Corporation Mayor Annisul Huq lost the battle for life in a London hospital last night, after nearly three months' treatment there. He breathed his last at 10:23pm Bangladesh Details

Pope begins key Bangladesh visit

Pope Francis has arrived in Bangladesh on a visit likely to be dominated by the issue of Muslim Rohingya refugees who have fled from Myanmar. The Pope arrived from Myanmar, where Details