BNP's joining not to legitimise parliament, say its MPS

Dhaka, June 16 -- BNP MPs on Sunday raised the question again about the legitimacy of the current Parliament, saying their joining would not ascertain its validity. Two BNP MPs -- Md Harunur Rashid a... Read More

BGB-BSF border conference begins in city

Dhaka, June 12 -- A four-day director general-level border conference between Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) and Border Security Force (BSF) of India began at the BGB Pilkhana headquarters on Wednesday... Read More

EU delivers Dhaka's HR report card

Dhaka, June 11 -- The European Union has praised the government of Bangladesh for its generous hosting of the Rohingya refugee population, while at the same time drawing its attention to deficits in a... Read More

4-5 yrs needed to bring natural gas price down: Nasrul Hamid

Dhaka, June 10 -- State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources on Sunday said it will take 4-5 years to bring natural gas price down to an affordable level as the government has planned to i... Read More

India win toss, elect to bat against Australia

Dhaka, June 9 -- India captain Virat Kohli won the toss and opted to bat against Australia in the World Cup 2019 Match 14 at Kennington Oval, London. "We are gonna bat first, looks a nice wicket, repo... Read More

Rain dampens Eid celebrations

Dhaka, June 5 -- The celebration of Eid-ul-Fitr, the biggest festival of Muslims, was dampened by incessant rainfall since Wednesday morning. On this day, people usually go out in a festive mood but ... Read More

Supreme Leader: Iran will continue resisting US pressure

Iran, June 5 -- Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Tuesday that Iran will continue resisting U.S. economic and political pressure. Khamenei addressed thousands of people on the 30th anniversa... Read More

Teenager killed in Bogura

Bogra, June 1 -- A 17-year-old boy was strangled in Dupchanchia upazila on Friday night. The victim was identified as Nayem Ahamed, son of Omar Farukh at Talwar Nolghoria village. Nayem went out of ... Read More

PM Modi's New Cabinet To Meet This Evening, Suspense Over Portfolios

Dhaka, May 31 -- A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi was sworn in for the second time in a glittering ceremony at the Rashtrapati Bhavan, the focus is on the announcement of ministries assigned t... Read More

Dhaka University suspends 42 students

Dhaka, May 30 -- The Dhaka University (DU) has suspended 42 students from different departments and affiliated colleges for offences including cheating in exams. The decision was taken on Wednesday n... Read More