Fire breaks out at Gazipur shoe factory

Bangladesh, Oct. 26 -- A fire broke out at a footwear factory at Temgra Bazar in Sreepur upazila of Gazipur on Monday. Senior station officer of Sreepur Fire Service, Mia Raz, said the fire broke out... Read More

Trash Digital Security Act: Zafrullah to PM

Bangladesh, Oct. 26 -- Gonoshasthaya Kendra founder Dr Zafrullah Chowdhury on Monday urged the government to abolish the Digital Security Act for strengthening democracy and removing the obstacle to i... Read More

Won't spare wrongdoers: Home Minister

Bangladesh, Oct. 26 -- Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Monday said that those who are involved in the crime will be brought to book irrespective of their identities. "If anyone commits a crime, he/... Read More

Haji Selim's driver Mizanur put on remand

Bangladesh, Oct. 26 -- A Dhaka court on Monday placed Mizanur Rahman, driver of MP Haji Selim, on one-day remand in a case over the assault of a Navy official. Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Abu Sufiy... Read More

AL 'cadres' turned desperate, alleges BNP

Bangladesh, Oct. 26 -- BNP on Monday alleged that the 'cadres' of Awami League candidates have become desperate to obstruct opposition candidates from carrying out electioneering in Dhaka-18 and Siraj... Read More

'Assault on Navy official': Haji Selim's son Irfan held

Bangladesh, Oct. 26 -- Members of Rapid action Battalion (Rab) detained Irfan Selim, son of Dhaka-7 MP Haji Selim, from his father's residence in Old Dhaka in the city on Monday on charge of "attackin... Read More

Garment worker 'raped' in Savar

Bangladesh, Oct. 26 -- A garment worker was allegedly violated by an unidentified man in Dakhshinpara area of Savar on Sunday night. The victim filed a complaint with Savar Model Police Station at ni... Read More

DSHE DG, Barishal edu board chairman among 47 sued

Bangladesh, Oct. 26 -- Two cases have been filed against 47 people including director general of Directorate of Secondary and Higher Education (DSHE),chairman of Barishal Education Board over suspensi... Read More

France reports daily record of over 50,000 new coronavirus cases

Bangladesh, Oct. 26 -- France registered 52,010 new cases of COVID-19 infection in a 24-hour span, a new daily record after a record 45,422 on Saturday, according to the Public Health Agency on Sunday... Read More

Nusrat Murder: Family's wait to see verdict execution doesn't end

Bangladesh, Oct. 25 -- Although one year has elapsed since a tribunal delivered its verdict in Feni madrasa student Nusrat Jahan Rafi murder case, her family's wait to see the execution of the verdict... Read More