Gazipur's ex-acting mayor Karim joins BNP

Dhaka, Aug. 17 -- Abdul Karim, former acting-mayor of Gazipur municipality, along with his around a hundred followers joined BNP on Saturday. Karim formally joined BNP by presenting a bouquet to part... Read More

2000 sacks of rice seized while being smuggled

Habiganj, Aug. 8 -- About 2000 sacks of rice have been seized while being smuggled out of a government godown here on Thursday night. District administration seized the rice from a godown at 'Gorur b... Read More

Moscow couple shaken but defiant after police crackdown

Moscow, Aug. 1 -- The young woman screamed as her boyfriend lay atop her, absorbing the blows of a helmeted riot policeman. It's one of the indelible images of the violent police response to an unaut... Read More

8 Wisconsin teens hospitalized with severe lung damage due to vaping, doctors suspect

Dhaka, July 27 -- Eight teens were hospitalized in July with seriously damaged lungs in Wisconsin, the state Department of Health Services reported Thursday, reports CNN. "We suspect that these injur... Read More

By-election to two Khulna union parishads held

Khulna, July 26 -- The by-election for the chairman post of Gutudia union parishad in Dumuria upazila and Koyra Sadar union parishad was held on Thursday. Independent candidate Abul Hasan Gazi was de... Read More

IU to probe teacher's mobile conversation scandal

Bangladesh, July 22 -- Islamic University, Jul 22 (UNB) - The Sexual Harassment Prevention Cell of Islamic University (IU) in Kushtia will investigate the alleged 'salacious' conversation of Tourism a... Read More

PM flags off 'Benapole Express'

Dhaka, July 17 -- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday inaugurated 'Benapole Express', an intercity train that will plying between capital Dhaka and Benapole. She flagged off the new train throu... Read More

JFA Football: Rangamati beat Manikganj 5-1

Dhaka, July 15 -- Rangamati District beat Manikganj District 5-1 in a Group B final round match of the JFA U-14 National Women's Football Championship' 2019 at the Bir Shrestra Shaheed Shipahi Mohamma... Read More

Rain inundates low-lying areas in Rangamati

Rangamati, July 11 -- Incessant rain for the last few days and onrush of water from the upstream inundated low-lying areas in Baghaichhari upazila, leaving over 1,000 people marooned. Besides, the fl... Read More

Antibiotics can weaken flu defences, says new study

Dhaka, July 7 -- Antibiotics can leave the lung vulnerable to flu viruses, leading to significantly worse infections and symptoms, according to a study, reports The Indian Exress. The research, publi... Read More