Jeweller killed in Thakurgaon

Thakurgaon, April 12 -- A jewellery shop owner was hacked to death by some miscreants at Senua in Sadar upazila early Friday. The deceased was identified as Gokul Roy, 40, son of Dhreean Roy of Jamin... Read More

Cox's Bazar witnessed 267 incidents of genocide in '71

Cox's Bazar, March 25 -- Pakistani occupation forces carried out some 267 incidents of mass killings and torture amounting to genocide in the district during the Liberation War in 1971, according to a... Read More

Premier Cricket: Shohag Gazi helps Mohammedan win thriller against Doleshwar

Dhaka, March 15 -- National coloured all-rounder Shohag Gazi struck 70 runs off 51 balls to guide Mohammedan SC to their third consecutive win in the ongoing Dhaka Premier Division Cricket League (DPD... Read More

Technology brings rugged Iditarod race to global audience

Anchorage, March 9 -- Far from competitors tackling the frozen wilderness in Alaska's Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, a dozen people are holed up inside an Anchorage hotel behind banks of computers, tra... Read More

NHRC role over HR violations irks HC

Dhaka, March 6 -- Expressing its resentment at the role of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), the High Court on Wednesday said the state agency is not performing the duties bestowed upon it ... Read More

Independence and National Day Volleyball begins Thursday

Dhaka, March 6 -- The Walton Independence and National Day Volleyball Tournament, organised by Bangladesh Volleyball Federation will start on Thursday at the Shaheed Nur Hossain National Volleyball St... Read More

Speakers for abolishing gender-insensitive words against women

Dhaka, March 6 -- Speakers on Wednesday expressed that the use of insulting words against women is hindering them from the path of progress and challenging the improvement of women's psychological, so... Read More

Three get life term in Jashore murder case

Khulna, Feb. 28 -- A man and his son were among three people sentenced to life imprisonment on Thursday for killing his step-brother during a dispute over distribution of family property in Jashore. ... Read More

IBBL holds business development conference in city

Dhaka, Feb. 20 -- Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited (IBBL) held a business development conference for agent banking at a hotel in the city on Wednesday. Professor Md Nazmul Hassan, PhD, chairman of the ... Read More

Stop ragging on campus, demand JU teachers

Bangladesh, Feb. 17 -- Jahangirnagar University (Savar), Feb 17 (UNB) - A group of teachers of Jahangirnagar University (JU) on Sunday demanded that the university authorities take steps to stop physi... Read More