Tk 16,263 cr earmarked for railway

Dhaka, June 13 -- The railway, considered as the safer mode of transport, has got an allocation of Tk 16,263 crore in the proposed national budget, which is up by Tk 5,033 crore from the last fiscal y... Read More

Pradeep, Malinga carry Sri Lanka to first World Cup win

Dhaka, June 5 -- In the rain-hit game on Wednesday, Sri Lanka beat Afghanistan by 34 runs (DL Method) at the Sophia Garden, Cardiff. Nuwan Pradeep and Lasith Malinga bagged four and three wickets resp... Read More

Zia's 38th death anniversary observed

Dhaka, May 30 -- BNP and its associate bodies on Thursday observed the 38th death anniversary of its founder and former President Ziaur Rahman across the country with holding various programmes. On M... Read More

No suffering during Eid journeys this year: Quader

Dhaka, May 30 -- Road, Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader on Thursday said that there will be no public suffering during Eid journeys this year. "There'll be no problem. If there is any pr... Read More

Wage board monitoring team urges to pay salary, bonus of journos

Dhaka, May 29 -- The monitoring team for the implementation of the 8th Wage Board of journalists on Wednesday urged newspaper owners to pay salary and bonus ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr. Directed by the Info... Read More

EVMs to be used in Habiganj municipality mayoral by-election

Habiganj, May 21 -- Electronic Voting Machines will be used at all polling stations in the June 24 by-election to Habiganj municipality mayor's office. The last date for filing nomination is May 27 w... Read More

3 workers killed in C'Nawabganj road crash

Bangladesh, May 15 -- Chapainawabganj, May 14 (UNB) - At least three workers were killed and six others injured as their paddy-laden human hauler overturned at Piarson in Gomastapur upazila on Tuesday... Read More

Glass used to pour kerosene on Nusrat recovered

Feni, May 8 -- The glass which was used to pour kerosene on Nusrat Jahan Rafi's body before setting her on fire was recovered from the administrative building of Sonagazi Islamia Fazil Madrasa on Wedn... Read More

BNP seeks time to submit statement on election expenses

Dhaka, May 8 -- BNP on Wednesday sought time until June 8 from the Election Commission (EC) to submit its statement on December-30 election expenditures. A three-member BNP delegation, led by its ass... Read More

Prices to remain stable during Ramadan: Minister tells JS

Dhaka, April 25 -- Agriculture Minister Dr Md Abdur Razzaque on Thursday assured parliament that the prices of daily essentials will remain stable during the upcoming Ramadan. "The government has tak... Read More