Robber held with pistol, bullets

Dhaka, Sept. 18 -- Police arrested a robber named Bulbul Hasan (19) with a pistol and four rounds of bullets in Baraigram of Natore district. He was arrested from Sutirpar Kalabagan area of Baraigram... Read More

Called for preserving memory of Poet Kamini Roy in Jhalokathi

Dhaka, Sept. 18 -- Poets and literary groups of Barishal and Jhalokathi on Saturday have called for preservation of residence and memorials related with Poet Kamini Roy. More than fifty literary acti... Read More

5th Sylhet Film Festival starts on September 29

Dhaka, Sept. 18 -- The 5th season of Sylhet Film Festival will start on September 29. The three-day festival will take place on the Sylhet Agricultural University (SAU) campus and is being organized ... Read More

Two pythons freed in Kuakata forest after rescued

Dhaka, Sept. 18 -- Volunteers of Animal Lovers of Kalapara branch under Patuakhali rescued six feet long two Burmese pythons in coastal Kalapara upazila of Patuakhali. The rescued two pythons were fr... Read More

Ferry movement to start soon at Chilmari ghat

Dhaka, Sept. 18 -- A new journey will be started with Ferry movement from Ramna ghat of Chilmari-Roumari route of communication development in Kurigram district after a long awaited. Meanwhile, a fer... Read More

Death toll from dengue rises to 790

Dhaka, Sept. 16 -- Twelve more deaths were reported from dengue in 24 hours till Friday morning, raising the fatalities from the mosquito-borne disease in Bangladesh to 790 this year. During the peri... Read More

Fight against corruption must begin at the top

Dhaka, Sept. 16 -- In our own assessment the government itself is the cause of corruption and not the cure against corruption. So according to us, any move against corruption must begin with the high... Read More

Refrain from plotting against people, AL to 'foreign friends'

Dhaka, Sept. 16 -- Awami League (AL) Joint General Secretary Mahbubul Alam Hanif called upon "foreign friends to refrain from plotting against the masses." Speaking at a peace rally organised by Dhak... Read More

Commerce minister questions concerns about ilish export to India

Dhaka, Sept. 16 -- Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi on Friday addressed the recent discussions surrounding the export of 5,000 tons of ilish fish to West Bengal, India. He stated that this export is a s... Read More

100pc LC margin plays havoc with small business: Ashraful

Dhaka, Sept. 16 -- The government should take necessary steps to protect the small business like the importer and suppliers of computer accessories especially in printer toner and cartridge businesses... Read More