Draft of 2 master plans finalised to save rivers: Minister

Dhaka, April 17 -- The government finalised drafts of two master plans to prevent pollution and occupation of rivers around the capital and the Karnafuli in Chattogram, LGRD Minister Tajul Islam said ... Read More

Sheikh Kamal Football: Dhaka Division beat Rangpur Division 2-0

Dhaka, April 17 -- Dhaka Division made a good start in the Sheikh Kamal U-20 National Football Tournament beating Rangpur Division by 2-0 goals in one of the two opening day's matches at the Bir Shres... Read More

PM hosts banquet in honour of her Bhutanese counterpart

Dhaka, April 13 -- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday hosted a state banquet in honour of visiting Bhutanese Prime Minister Dr Lotay Tshering. Sheikh Hasina hosted the banquet at the Grand Ball... Read More

Heavy air at Sonagazi madrasa centre; Nusrat's seat vacant

Feni, April 11 -- The seat of madrasah girl Nusrat Jahan Rafi who succumbed to her injuries after being set on fire remained vacant at Sonagazi Islamia Senior Fazil madrasa centre during Thursday's Al... Read More

Amazon's Jeff Bezos and wife MacKenzie finalize divorce

New York, April 5 -- Amazon said Thursday that founder and CEO Jeff Bezos has finalized his divorce with wife MacKenzie, who will end up with a stake in the online shopping giant worth more than $35 b... Read More

Minor girl killed, 30 hurt as nor'wester lashes Natore, Joypurhat

Dhaka, April 2 -- A minor girl was killed while at least 30 people injured as a nor'wester coupled with hailstorm and rain swept different parts of Natore and Joypurhat districts on Tuesday afternoon.... Read More

Case to be filed over Banani fire: IGP

Dhaka, March 29 -- A case will be filed soon in connection with the fire at Banani commercial district that killed at least 25 people, police chief Mohammad Javed Patwary said Friday. "We hope that t... Read More

Mozambique's president says cyclone death toll may be 1,000

Bangladesh, March 18 -- Johannesburg, Mar 18 (AP/UNB) - Mozambique's President Filipe Nyusi says that more than 1,000 may have by killed by Cyclone Idai. Speaking to state Radio Mozambique, Nyusi sai... Read More

Stage set for long overdue Ducsu polls on Monday

Dhaka, March 10 -- All eyes are now on Dhaka University as its central students' union, known as Ducsu, and hall unions are set to go to the much-delayed polls on Monday, breaking the 28 years' deadlo... Read More

Ducsu polls: DMP imposes 24-hr restriction on movement at DU

Dhaka, March 9 -- Dhaka Metropolitan Police imposed a restriction on movement of outsiders and vehicles on Dhaka University (DU) campus for 24 hours from 6 pm on Sunday ahead of the university's Centr... Read More