Action against OC if negligence found in Nusrat's case: IGP

Dhaka, April 12 -- Inspector General of Police (IGP) Dr Md Javed Patwary on Friday said action will be taken if negligence of Sonagazi Model Police Station OC Moazzem Hossain is proved in handling the... Read More

Coastal forest fire kills 2, destroys 120 homes in S. Korea

Seoul, April 5 -- A forest fire burning in the mountainous region where South Korea hosted the 2018 Winter Olympics has destroyed 120 homes and caused two deaths, authorities said Friday as thousands ... Read More

Budget must favour local industries: NBR Chairman

Chattogram, April 5 -- Citing that the next national budget will be as big as of TK 5 lakh crore, Chairman of the National Board of Revenue (NBR) Md Mosharraf Hossain Bhuiyan said Thursday that local ... Read More

Love country and be politically aware: Dipu Moni

Khulna, April 4 -- Education Minister Dipu Moni on Thursday urged university students to love the country and be politically aware. "Be politically aware even if you don't do active politics. Only be... Read More

3 cops among 11 sued over Jatrabari 'gang-rape'

Dhaka, April 4 -- A case was filed with a tribunal here on Thursday against 11 people, including the officer-in-charge and two sub-inspectors of Jatrabari Police Station, over the reported gang-rape o... Read More

One-minute 'blackout' Monday night to mark 'Genocide Day'

Dhaka, March 24 -- For the third successive year, the nation will observe a one-minute 'blackout' programme on Monday night, marking the 'Genocide Day'. The 'blackout' programme will be observed from... Read More

ATA Carnet System to help boost export: NBR Chairman

Dhaka, March 19 -- Chairman of National Board of Revenue (NBR) Md Mosharraf Hossain Bhuiyan on Tuesday laid emphasis on signing the Istanbul Convention on ATA Carnet to facilitate international trade.... Read More

Home Minister calls on people to relive anti-militancy role now against drugs

Chattragram, March 14 -- Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Thursday sought cooperation from the people to eradicate illegal drugs, recalling the cooperative role they played in controlling militancy. ... Read More

Nur expresses solidarity with Ruqayyah hall protesters

Dhaka, March 14 -- New VP-elect of Dhaka University Central Students' Union (Ducsu) Nurul Haq Nur expressed solidarity with the students of Ruqayyah hall who went on hunger strike on Wednesday night d... Read More

Drive against chemical warehouses: Utility lines of 18 holdings severed

Dhaka, March 5 -- The Special Taskforce of Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) on Tuesday severed utility connections of 18 holdings in Old Dhaka as part of its drive to remove chemical warehouses fro... Read More