Facebook: Fake account removal doubles in 6 months to 3B

Bangladesh, May 24 -- San Francisco, May 24 (AP/UNB) - Facebook removed more than 3 billion fake accounts from October to March, twice as many as the previous six months, the company said Thursday. N... Read More

Ensure hassle-free Eid journey: IGP to police

Dhaka, May 21 -- Inspector General of Police (IGP) Mohammad Javed Patwary on Tuesday ordered police officials to ensure hassle-free Eid journey of holidaymakers. He also ordered to ensure security at... Read More

National Jr Chess: WCM Noshin Anjum emerge champions

Dhaka, May 21 -- Woman Candidate Master (WCM) Noshin Anjum of Elegant International Chess Academy emerged champion in the girls section of the Walton 39th National Junior (Under-20) Chess Championship... Read More

School teacher arrested for impregnating 7th grader

Gazipur, May 21 -- A school teacher has been arrested for impregnating a seventh grader in Salna area of the city corporation. The victim's family filed a case at Sadar Police Station on May 20 again... Read More

Work underway to discipline online media: Info Minister

Chattogram, May 18 -- Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud on Saturday said the government is working to bring online media under discipline and sought cooperation from journalist unions and press clu... Read More

Marta and Formiga head Brazil Women's World Cup squad

Bangladesh, May 17 -- Rio De Janeiro, May 17 (AP/UNB) - Six-time world player of the year Marta and the unretired Formiga will spearhead Brazil in the Women's World Cup in France, probably for the las... Read More

20-party leaders to meet Monday

Dhaka, May 12 -- Amid strong resentment by some alliance partners over the swearing in by five BNP MPs-elect, the top leaders of 20-party alliance is going to sit in a meeting on Monday. The meeting ... Read More

Biman Managing Director removed

Dhaka, May 1 -- The Managing Director of Biman Bangladesh Airlines AM Masaddique Ahmed has been relieved of his duties. Mohibul Haque, Civil Aviation and Tourism secretary, confirmed the matter to UN... Read More

Girl, 5, 'raped' in Jashore

Jashore, April 27 -- A five-year-old girl was reportedly raped by her neighbour in Dhormotola rail line area of district town on Friday evening. The suspected rapist was identified as Babu, 22, an au... Read More

IT workshop held at JU

Bangladesh, April 27 -- Jahangirnagar University, Apr 27 (UNB)- A daylong information technology workshop was held on the Jahangirnagar University (JU) campus on Saturday. Jahangirnagar University Sc... Read More