Four killed in road crashes in two districts

Bangladesh, Aug. 21 -- Four people have been killed in separate road accidents in Cumilla and Chattogram. In Cumilla, two people were killed and four others injured after a car crashed into a parked ... Read More

'299 killed in accidents during Eid holiday'

Bangladesh, Aug. 21 -- At least 299 people lost their lives in accidents during Eid-ul-Azha journeys between August 6 and August 18, the Jatri Odhikar Sangrakkhan Parishad said on Tuesday. While unve... Read More

BNP accuses govt of looting public money, like 'Bargis'

Bangladesh, Aug. 21 -- Branding the current government as a 'fraud' one, BNP on Tuesday alleged it is 'plundering' public money from every sector like 'Bargis', a group of Maratha soldiers who had ind... Read More

Bangabandhu killing masterminds to be tried: Mozammel

Bangladesh, Aug. 21 -- "Bangabandhu and Bangladesh are synonymous. One cannot be separated from the other. The Pakistani rulers wanted to suppress the voice of Bengalis but this was not possible becau... Read More

Zia was involved in Bangabandhu's murder, claims LGRD minister

Bangladesh, Aug. 21 -- LGRD and Cooperatives Minister Md Tajul Islam on Tuesday claimed that BNP-founder Ziaur Rahman was directly involved in the assassination of Bangladesh's founding father Bangaba... Read More

ACC seeks amendment to Evidence Act

Bangladesh, Aug. 21 -- The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) on Thursday requested the Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs to bring required amendment to the Evidence Act, 1872 to use el... Read More

AL takes programme on anniv of Aug 21 grenade attack today

Bangladesh, Aug. 21 -- Awami League has taken an elaborate programme to observe the 15th anniversary of the gruesome grenade attack on an Awami League (AL) anti-terrorism rally in the capital today (W... Read More

No funded facility as pension liabilities keep galloping

Bangladesh, Aug. 21 -- The government's liabilities on account of pension for retiring officials are increasing due to having a much higher number of people than required in the top tier of the civil ... Read More

Inflation inches up in July

Bangladesh, Aug. 21 -- The country's point-to-point inflation was recorded at 5.62 per cent in July, the first month of the current fiscal year (FY), 2019-20, showing a rising trend, according to offi... Read More

Rupee bounces back by 26 paise to 71.45 against USD

Mumbai, Aug. 21 -- The Rupee on Wednesday bounced back by 26 paise to 71.45 in early trade on selling of fresh dollars by bankers and exporters, dealers at Forex Market said. The local unit recorded i... Read More