Tk20 rises per kg sugar before Ramadan

Dhaka, Feb. 23 -- Bangladesh Sugar & Food Industries Corporation (BSFIC) has fixed government sugar mills per kilogram sugar price at Tk160 by increasing Tk20 in retail. BSFIC reveled the information... Read More

Mysterious death of DoE director, his wife

Dhaka, Feb. 23 -- Director of Environment Department (Dhaka Region) Syed Nazmul Ahsan (56) and his wife Nahid Binte Alam (48) have died mysteriously. His wife, Nahid, died in the morning while underg... Read More

Country's 40pc children victim of violence

Dhaka, Feb. 23 -- Though child labour is not acceptable anywhere in the world, but 40 per cent children of Bangladesh are being abused in their respective places of works. The representatives of gove... Read More

Price hike: Ineffective govt policies responsible

Dhaka, Feb. 23 -- In the last one decade, the prices of different varieties of rice have increased by 122 per cent when the food inflation and other living costs have already burdened the ordinary seg... Read More

Suffering mounts in getting death, birth certificates

Dhaka, Feb. 23 -- Complexity in getting birth, death registration certificates from online leaving citizens in utter distress across the country. Aiming to avail service easy to all, the government i... Read More

JU teacher dismissed over sexual harassment

Dhaka, Feb. 23 -- The authorities of the Jahangirnagar University (JU) dismissed a teacher who was accused of sexually harassing a student promising her a faculty position at the university. Mahmudur... Read More

10 members of teen gang held in capital: Not only teen gangs, 'big brothers' to be arrested too: DMP

Dhaka, Feb. 23 -- The Detective Branch (DB) of Mohammadpur zonal team under Tejgaon Division of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) arrested 10 members of the teen gang after raiding Taj Mahal Road, Genev... Read More

Fire at Wari building: 80 people rescued

Dhaka, Feb. 23 -- At least 80 people were rescued over a calling of the national emergency service number 999 after the fire incident in a multi-storey building in Wari of the capital. Police Inspect... Read More

Export-oriented industries out of VAT proposed

Dhaka, Feb. 23 -- The Bangladesh Garments Accessories and Packaging Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGAPMEA) proposed keeping all local purchases of export-oriented industries out of Value-Ad... Read More

Home Minister says: We have nothing to do with BNP leaders' bail

Dhaka, Feb. 23 -- Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal said that the government has nothing to do with the bailout of BNP leaders. He said this in response to a question from journalists at the Minis... Read More