Abrar murder case shifts to Detective Branch

Dhaka, Oct. 8 -- "We have shifted the case to DB on Tuesday," said Dhaka Metropolitan Deputy Commissioner of Police. Abrar's father Barkatullah started the case against 19 people with the police on M... Read More

Fire breaks out at garbage dump near BNP office

Dhaka, Oct. 8 -- Smoke from the fire began to spread out of the rubbish located at a narrow space between the BNP office building and Victoria Hotel at around 11:30am on Tuesday. BNP leaders, includi... Read More

Hasina hopes to preserve communal harmony in Bangladesh

Dhaka, Oct. 8 -- The prime minister extended her greetings to members of the Hindu community on the occassion of Durga Puja, their largest religious festival, at a programme in the capital's Ramkrishn... Read More

BUET student found dead in dormitory

Dhaka, Oct. 7 -- Abrar Fahad, a second-year student of electrical and electronic engineering, was found dead in the stairway in the early hours of Monday, said Chawkbazar Police Station OC Sohrab Hoss... Read More

Investors need to navigate at least 150 places to start business: World Bank study

Dhaka, Oct. 7 -- Evidence suggests that over 23 government agencies are involved in providing investor services in Bangladesh and an investor may need to navigate through as many as 150 regulatory ser... Read More

Father charges 19 over murder of BUET student Abrar

Dhaka, Oct. 7 -- Abrar's father Barkatullah started the case with the capital's Chawkbazar police on Monday, said Muntasirul Isam, deputy commissioner of DMP's Lalbagh Division. Police have also deta... Read More

Indo-Pacific Strategy is not to contain China: US Ambassador

Dhaka, Oct. 7 -- "The Indo-Pacific Strategy is about far more than just infrastructure development, and it does not exclude any nation," he said. "This vision is not about matching China dollar-for-d... Read More

RAB starts three cases against Samrat, Arman on arms, drugs charges

Dhaka, Oct. 7 -- Two separate cases under the Arms Act and the Narcotics Control Act were initiated against them with Dhaka's Ramna police on Monday, said the station's Inspector Jahurul Islam. A thi... Read More

Grameenphone, Robi respond to BTRC notices on disputed pay

Dhaka, Oct. 7 -- The telecom operators recently sent letters to the telecom regulator contending that the notices are "unfounded", since the matter is sub judice because cases had been initiated befor... Read More

Jubo League leader Samrat arrested in Cumilla over casino links

Dhaka, Oct. 6 -- They were apprehended in Cumilla's Chauddagram Upazila in the early hours of Sunday, Home Minister Assaduzzaman Khan said. Samrat went underground once information linking leaders of... Read More