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Stay alert against drugs, militancy, terrorism: PM to Ansar, VDP

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday asked all concerned, including the Ansar and VDP members, to always remain vigilant against drug abuse, militancy and terrorism in the country. “We must Read More

Dhaka wants ‘safe haven’ for Rohingyas in Myanmar’s Rakhine state

Bangladesh wants a ‘safe haven’ for the forcibly displaced Myanmar nationals in Rakhine state by ensuring their safe, secured and dignified repatriation under the monitoring of India, China and other Read More

UNHCR, WB to work together to ease Rohingya burden on Bangladesh: Jolie

Noting that it is one of the toughest tasks to feed and manage so many Rohingyas here, visiting UNHCR special envoy and famous Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie on Wednesday said Read More

Finally, innocent Jahalam walks out of jail

Innocent Jahalam, who was in jail for the last three years instead of the real accused in 33 corruption cases, was released from jail early Monday following a High Court Read More

‘Disoriented’ pilot, bad runway approach blamed for US-Bangla crash

The US-Bangla Airlines aircraft was misaligned with the runway and its pilot was disoriented and tried to land in "sheer desperation" when it crashed last year in Nepal, said Nepal’s Read More

Tipu warns RMG factory owners not to harass labourers

Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi today said owners and labourers have to work in unison to lift the country’s apparel sector forward and stressed on forging cordial relations among the parties Read More

Tarique to be brought back, reiterates Anisul

Law Minister Anisul Huq on Friday said BNP acting chairman Tarique Rahman will be brought back home to execute court verdicts against him. “Tarique has talked of filing cases over Read More

Polls schedules for JS reserved seats on Feb 17: EC Secy

The Election Commission (EC) will announce election schedules on February 17 for 50 reserved seats of the 11th parliament exclusively for women. EC Secretary Helaluddin on Monday disclosed it while Read More

Remove illegal establishments from roads in 7 days: Quader

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader today ordered the authorities concerned to remove all the illegal establishments along the roads and highways across the country within a week. The Read More

16 Rohingyas held in Cumilla

Police arrested 16 Rohingyas from Bagra in Brahmanpara upazila on Thursday. The arrestees are Hamida Begum, 60, Sabbir Ahmed, 30, Sabbir’s wife Hasina Begum, 30, Sabbir’s four children—Jabed, 12, Saber, Read More

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