Teacher bites teacher

Shariatpur, March 6 -- A school teacher was hospitalized after suffering a beating at the hands of a headmaster of another school beat him at Sikdarkandi village in Jajira upazila on Tuesday. The inj... Read More

'Alor Ferrywala' Polan Sarkar passes away

Rajshahi, March 1 -- Ekushey Padak winner Polan Sarkar, who distributed books for free among the people, passed away on Friday. The 98-year-old had been suffering from old-age complications. He died... Read More

Chawkbazar inferno: BNP to observe mourning day Saturday

Dhaka, Feb. 21 -- BNP will observe mourning day on Saturday in memory of those killed in the Chawkbazar fire incident. In observance of the mourning day, the party leaders and activists will wear bla... Read More

2 MPs demand FM's statement on 'defence pact' with Saudi

Sangsad Bhaban, Feb. 14 -- Two senior MPs -- Rashed Khan Menon and Fakhrul Imam -- on Thursday in Parliament demanded a statement from the Foreign Minister whether the signing of a 'defence pact' betw... Read More

4 killed in Khulna road crash

Khulna, Feb. 10 -- Four people killed in a head-on collision between a truck and a microbus at Harintala in the city on Sunday night. The deceased could not be identified yet. Witnesses said the Khu... Read More

3 SSC, equivalent exams rescheduled for Biswa Ijtema

Dhaka, Feb. 10 -- Three tests of the ongoing Secondary School Certificate (SSC) and equivalent examinations have been deferred for Biswa Ijtema, which is scheduled to begin on the bank of the Turag Ri... Read More

BSC to procure 26 more ships

Dhaka, Jan. 20 -- Alongside its ongoing process to procure six new ships from China, the Bangladesh Shipping Corporation (BSC) will procure 26 more ships. The information was disclosed at the 300th m... Read More