• Quader Molla to hang after midnight
  • Family members asked to meet Quader by 8:00pm today
  • Both parties met, agreed to continue dialogue, says Taranco
  • Taranco extends tour, press briefing postponed
  • Empty election train to be halted: BNP
  • Stephen J Rapp talks to Shafique Ahmed
  • Witness against Sayedee dies
  • ICT-1 irked by death of witness, asks for security
  • Lawyers meet Molla in jail
  • Dec 19 new deadline for bidding for Padma bridge: Minister
  • 35 injured in Jamaat-police clash in Rajshahi
  • Faruk named new chief selector
  • 3 injured in oil tanker fire in Chittagong
  • Doctors, staff clash in Mitford Hospital
  • World unites for Mandela memorial
  • Nuclear war to 'end civilization' with famine: study

House rent hikes dog tenants

Tenants have already started getting rent hike notices from house owners saying the increased rent would be in effect from the first month of the New Year 2014. No government so far has addressed the issue of capricious... Full story

Businessman hacked to death

A businessman was hacked to death at Sagordi in the Barisal city early Monday for demanding dues. The victim was identified as Altaf Hossain Haoladar alias Sunu Haoladar, 35, a rice-mill... Full story

RCC plans to conserve 53 ponds

Rajshahi City Corporation has planned to conserve 53 natural water-bodies in the city in order to retain its surface water resources for protecting the environment from further degradation. The city corporation has adopted a Tk 206.24-crore... Full story

LPG bottling plant to be set up in Khulna

An LPG bottling plant is now under construction on 7.5 acres of land at the Mongla port in Khulna at a cost of Tk 96 crore. The Rupsha Tank Terminal and Refinery Ltd has undertaken this project of setting up the bottling plant which is... Full story

Govt, influentials do not care media reports: seminar

The government and influential people do not care about media reports that expose their misdeeds and corruption, said panellists at a seminar on challenges of investigative journalism on Monday. Transparency International Bangladesh organised the... Full story

BU intake tests Dec 21

The date of the Barisal University admission tests has been rescheduled for December 21. This is the third time that the authorities have changed the date. The one-hour tests would be held under 3 shifts; from... Full story

NU exams suspended

The authorities of the National University have suspended all the examination scheduled to be held today due to unavailable circumstance. New schedule for the examinations will be announced... Full story

Shop burnt in Sylhet

The fire burnt a quilt and mattress manufacturing factory in Sylhet city Monday early morning. Witnesses said the fire started from the electric wire of the Surma Bedding House at Ambarkhana in the city at... Full story

Dry weather likely

Light rain is likely to occur at one or two places over Chittagong, Khulna, Barisal and Sylhet divisions till 6:00pm today. Weather may remain mainly dry with temporary partly cloudy sky elsewhere over the country, Met Office said. Full story

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