UZ polls largely peaceful: EC Secretary

Dhaka, March 10 -- Polling in 28 election centres were cancelled and three election officers arrested on various grounds during the first phase upazila election held on Sunday, said EC Secretary Helal... Read More

Bangladesh missions in Delhi, Islamabad observe 7th March

Dhaka, March 7 -- Bangladesh missions in New Delhi and Islamabad on Thursday observed historic 7th March recalling the epoch-making speech of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman tha... Read More

3rd ISSF International Solidarity World Ranking Archery begins in Tongi

Dhaka, Feb. 23 -- The third Islamic Solidarity Sports Federation (ISSF) International Solidarity World Ranking Archery Championship began on Saturday at the Shaheed Ahsanullah Master Stadium in Tongi.... Read More

Will probe negligence behind Chawkbazar fire: Investigators

Dhaka, Feb. 22 -- The probe committee, formed by the Home Ministry, said it would ascertain whether there was any negligence of government agencies behind selling and storing chemicals. Sixty-seven p... Read More

Mannan for data-driven decisions for better outcome

Dhaka, Feb. 18 -- Planning Minister MA Mannan on Monday underscored the need for more research data so that the government can make better decisions. He came up with the comments while addressing a w... Read More

Noakhali teenage girl gang-raped, 2 held

Noakhali, Feb. 2 -- A 13-year-old girl was reportedly gang raped by two youths at Charmajid village in Charbata union of Subarana char upazila on Thursday night. Police arrested Israfil Azad Shwapon,... Read More

Chittagong Samity Chess: GM Ziaur Rahman emerge champion

Dhaka, Feb. 2 -- Grand Master Ziaur Rahman clinched the first-ever title of the day-long Chittagong Samity Chess Competition, organised by Chittagong Samity-Dhaka and sponsored by Ispahani Group, at t... Read More

Elderly man beaten to death over dumping waste in Chandpur

Chandpur, Jan. 28 -- An elderly man was beaten to death following a dispute over dumping of waste in Touragor village of Hajiganj upazila on Monday. The deceased was identified as Abul Kalam Miazi, 6... Read More

AL picks Atiqul for DNCC by-polls, Zakia for Kishoreganj-1

Dhaka, Jan. 26 -- Awami League on Saturday picked former BGMEA president Atiqul Islam to contest the Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) mayoral by-election. The ruling party also nominated Syed Zaki... Read More

Salman F Rahman made PM's adviser

Dhaka, Jan. 16 -- Salman F Rahman, vice-chairman of Beximco Group, has been made Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's adviser on private industry and investment. Hasina appointed Salman her adviser using h... Read More