BNP's Bogura unit convening committee formed

Dhaka, May 15 -- BNP on Wednesday announced a 31-member convening committee of its Bogura district unit. The party also announced a 151-member full-fledged a committee of its Joypurhat unit. BNP sec... Read More

Partha's BJP leaves 20-party alliance

Dhaka, May 6 -- Andaleeve Rahman Partha, chairman of Bangladesh Jatiya Party (BJP), one of the key partners of the BNP-led 20-party alliance, on Monday quit the coalition for various reason, including... Read More

20 Bangladeshis returned home after serving in Assam jails

Sylhet, May 6 -- 20 Bangladeshis returned home on Saturday afternoon after serving different terms in Assam jail. They entered Bangladesh through Sutarkandi border of Beanibazar upazila here. Lt. Col... Read More

When their 6-year-old vanished, this family didn't give up. Over a decade later, they did. That's when he came back.

Jashore, May 6 -- An intellectually-challenged boy who went missing 13 years back was found and handed over to his family at Circuit House of Sadar Upazila on Thursday. The boy was identified as Naim... Read More

Tigers upbeat ahead of World Cup assault

Dhaka, May 1 -- The Bangladesh national cricket team left the country on Wednesday for a tri-series in Ireland and the World Cup assault. While leaving the country, most of the members of the Banglad... Read More

Parliament rejects proposal to raise age limit for govt jobs

Dhaka, April 25 -- Parliament on Thursday turned down a proposal placed for raising the age limit to enter the government jobs to 35 years from the existing 30. Independent lawmaker Md Rezaul Karim B... Read More

Govt mulling commission to identify masterminds of Bangabandhu killing: PM

Dhaka, April 24 -- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday said the government is actively considering formation of a commission to identify the masterminds behind the assassination of Father of the... Read More

Art can set us free: Asaduzzaman Noor

Dhaka, April 21 -- Former cultural affairs minister Asduzzaman Noor has urged parents to motivate their children to explore art, culture and history. "We need to provide them (students) opportunities... Read More

3 held with fake currency, heroin in capital

Dhaka, April 12 -- Detectives arrested three people along with fake Bangladeshi currency worth Tk 20 lakh and 300 grams of heroin from Paltan area of the city on Thursday. The arrestees are Shahabudd... Read More

Karnaphuli boat capsize: Another body recovered

Chattogram, April 11 -- The body of a man, who went missing after an engine-boat capsized in Karnaphuli River on Sunday, was recovered from Naval Berth-1 area on Wednesday night, three days after the ... Read More