GP urges BTRC to withdraw 'illegal' audit demand

Dhaka, April 17 -- Grameenphone Ltd on Tuesday in a letter to the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) labelled the regulator's recent audit demand of Tk 12,579.95 crore as "unfou... Read More

Singer Subir Nandi hospitalized

Dhaka, April 15 -- Popular singer Subir Nandi was admitted to the coronary care unit (CCU) of Combined Military Hospital (CMH) early Monday . Family sources said he was taken to CMH around 11 pm on S... Read More

Jail unto death: SC appoints 4 amici curiae for expert opinions

Dhaka, April 11 -- The Supreme Court has appointed four senior lawyers as amici curiae to take their expert opinions on whether life imprisonment means jail until death. The four amici curiae are Bar... Read More

Investcorp keen to invest in Bangladesh

Dhaka, April 10 -- Investcorp, a global manager of alternative investment products for private and institutional clients, wants to invest in Bangladesh's several sectors, particularly technology, cons... Read More

Sultan Mansur pays homage to Bangabandhu

Dhaka, March 22 -- Sultan Mohammad Mansur, who took oath as an MP defying his party Gono Forum's decision, visited Tungipara and paid homage to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman o... Read More

BCB will ask for a higher level of security in future tours: BCB chief

Dhaka, March 15 -- Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) President Nazmul Hasan on Friday said they will ask for a higher level of security for the team in future tours. Forty-nine people were killed in a t... Read More

'BCB has no problem with Shakib's IPL participation'

Dhaka, March 13 -- Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has no problem with Shakib Al Hasan's participation in the upcoming season of Indian Premier League (IPL) which is scheduled to begin on March 23, sai... Read More

Create mass awareness to end violence against women: PM

Dhaka, March 9 -- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday put emphasis on creating mass awareness in society to eliminate discriminations and violence against women saying that only enacting laws is ... Read More

Public hearing on proposals to hike gas prices from Mar 11

Dhaka, Feb. 27 -- Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission (Berc) will conduct a four-day public hearing from March 11 on proposals placed by different entities for hiking gas prices. According to sou... Read More

Navy's 4-day sea exercise begins Sunday

Dhaka, Feb. 22 -- Bangladesh Navy will conduct a four-day Sea Control and Amphibious Operation in the Bay of Bengal beginning on Sunday. The exercise will be held in sea area bounded by following coo... Read More