Families grieve, seek accountability for violence 'unleashed by BNP-Jamaat'

Dhaka, Jan. 4 -- Habibur Rahman still struggles to overcome the harrowing memories. His beloved sister, Nadira Akter Poppy, and her three-year-old son, Yasin, were the centerpieces of his world. Howev... Read More

Int'l Rating Chess:FM Manon Reza Neer, FM Sheikh Nasir Ahmed share top slot with 7 points each

Dhaka, Jan. 4 -- Fide Master Manon Reza Neer and Fide Master FM Sheikh Nasir Ahmed shared the top slot jointly in the Walton International Rating Chess Tournament securing seven points each after the ... Read More

DMP imposes restrictions on vehicular movement for polls

Dhaka, Jan. 4 -- The Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) has imposed some restrictions on vehicular movement with a view to holding the January 7 parliamentary election in a free, fair and peaceful manner... Read More

Biman introduces body-worn cameras for ground handling staff

Dhaka, Jan. 4 -- The Biman Bangladesh Airlines has unveiled plans to introduce state-of-the-art body-worn cameras for its ground handling staff. The initiative, announced by Biman Managing Director a... Read More

Govt plans to introduce automatic fuel price adjustment in next two months: Nasrul Hamid

Dhaka, Jan. 4 -- State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid has said that the government has a plan to introduce an automatic fuel price adjustment system in the next two mont... Read More

Referring to victims' pleas, Sajeeb Wazed says BNP's 'disinformation campaign' aimed at passing the blame on Awami League

Dhaka, Jan. 4 -- Referring to pleas of victims of the recent violence and arson attacks, Sajeeb Wazed in a tweet pointed out BNP's "disinformation campaign" aimed at passing the blame on Awami League.... Read More

Army chief inspects military activities in Jashore, Savar, Dhaka ahead of polls

Dhaka, Jan. 4 -- Chief of Army Staff General SM Shafiuddin Ahmed on Thursday visited the activities of Bangladesh Army deployed in Dhaka, Jashore and Savar region as the country gears up for the 12th ... Read More

Bangladeshi umpire Sharfuddoula set for another milestone

Dhaka, Jan. 4 -- Bangladeshi umpire Sharfuddoula Ibne Shahid is poised to achieve another milestone in his umpiring career as he officiates in the Test match between Australia and the West Indies late... Read More

Vote AL to power again in Jan 7 election to serve the country: Hasina appeals in televised address to the nation

Dhaka, Jan. 4 -- Awami League President Sheikh Hasina on Thursday made an impassioned appeal to the people to return her party to power for a straight fourth term by casting votes in Sunday's general ... Read More

It won't affect polls whether left leaning parties boycott or not : Hasan Mahmud

Dhaka, Jan. 4 -- Information and Broadcasting Minister Dr. Hasan Mahmud said on Thursday that as the left leaning parties don't have noticeable voters it won't affect the elections whether they boycot... Read More