Held for electricity bill sans connection: Cumilla's Matin gets bail

Cumilla, April 18 -- A court here on Thursday granted bail to day-labourer Abdul Matin of Muradnagar upazila who was arrested for not paying an outstanding electricity bill although he has no power co... Read More

Now, mother of two 'gang-raped' in Sonagazi

Feni, April 17 -- A woman was reportedly gang-raped by three miscreants at Adarshagram village in Sonagazi upazila early Wednesday. Police arrested an accused, Nur Alam, son of Abdul Halim of the vil... Read More

Bangladesh commits to Global Initiative on Decent Jobs for Youth

Dhaka, March 28 -- Bangladesh has pledged to boost digital workforce opportunities and to train 250,000 Bangladeshi youth on 'future' skills through its Access to Information (a2i) programme. It also... Read More

AFC U-23 Champs: Bangladesh taste maiden victory beating Sri Lanka 2-0

Dhaka, March 26 -- Bangladesh U-23 team tasted the maiden victory in the 13th match of the AFC U-23 Championship Qualifiers beating Sri Lanka by 2-0 goals in the last Group B match at the Khalifa Spor... Read More

Obaidul Quader out of danger: Doctor

Dhaka, March 22 -- Road Transport Minister Obaidul Quader is doing well after his successful bypass surgery, doctors said Friday. "He's out of danger and will be shifted to a cabin in three to four d... Read More

NZ mosque attacks: Man survives by pretending to be dead

Dhaka, March 15 -- A man lay on the ground of a mosque pretending to be dead after he was shot in the leg during the mass shooting in Christchurch on Friday. Mustafa Boztas was listening to the sermo... Read More

Ex-student leaders planning to stage long march to DU: Dudu

Dhaka, March 14 -- BNP senior leader and former president of Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal Shamsuzzaman Dudu on Thursday said ex-student leaders are thinking to announce a programme like long march towards... Read More

One killed in Bagerhat clash

Bagerhat, March 14 -- A man, who sustained injuries in a clash over family feud at Mohishpura Uttar Char village on Wednesday night, died at Khulna Medical College Hospital on Thursday morning. The d... Read More

Next budget will focus on creating job opportunity: Finance Minister

Dhaka, March 10 -- Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Sunday said the next national budget will be presented in a simplified manner with much focus on creating more job opportunities. "The next bu... Read More

Two 'commit suicide' in Chattogram

Chattogram, March 2 -- Two people, including a young girl, reportedly committed suicide in Panchlaish and Khulshi areas of the district town on Saturday. The deceased were identified as Md Sohel, 22,... Read More