• PM strongly condemns Pak resolution
  • 8 to die on Biswajit murder charge
  • Ganajagaran Mancha lays siege to Pakistan mission in Dhaka
  • Dhaka insists Islamabad withdraws resolution
  • Discussion about 11th JS polls false: BNP
  • Banks to remain open on Friday
  • President to donate corneas posthumously
  • Transport owners asked to resume inter-city operations from Friday
  • Joint Force nabs 43 on sabotage charges in Feni, Patgram
  • Blockade underway amid stray incidents
  • Indictment hearing of Adilur, Elan defers again
  • Khoka’s bail, remand pleas rejected
  • Gazipur arson victim dies
  • Fire ravages police station in Khagrachhari
  • Protect migrant workers in Gulf: HRW to SAARC
  • Myanmar opium production highest in over a decade: UN
  • Up to 500 dead in South Sudan clashes: UN
  • Surge in journalist abductions in 2013: RSF
  • Second worst year for journalists in jail: watchdog
HOME  NATIONAL

Family doubt fair investigation by RAB

The family of Juba League leader Reazul Haque Khan Milky, who was killed in July allegedly by his party men, doubt a fair investigation in the case by the Rapid Action Battalion into the killing. The family expressed the doubt in a letter... Full story

Legal notice for Ershad̢۪s release served, withdrawn

Senior Supreme Court lawyer Rafique-ul Huq withdrew a legal notice he had served a few hours back on Tuesday asking the government to release Jatiya Party faction chairman HM Ershad from ‘illegal detention.’ Full story

Hannan Shah, Sapu, Babu get bail in two cases

A court in Dhaka on Tuesday granted bail to BNP standing committee member ASM Hannan Shah, Swechhasebak Dal̢۪s general secretary Mir Sharafat Ali Sapu and its organising secretary Shafiul Bari Babu in connection with two cases filed... Full story

Juba Dal man killed in Jessore

An activist of the Jatiyatabadi Jubadal, the youth wing of Bangladesh National ist Party, was beaten to death allegedly by the ruling Awami League activists on Monday afternoon. The deceased was Masudur Rahman, 32, son of Shafiqul Islam... Full story

BNP man Ehsanul Kabir goes missing after RAB picks him up: family

Family members of former BNP information and research affairs secretary Ehsanul Kabir on Tuesday alleged that a team of elite force picked him up from his Baridhara residence Monday night. Kabir̢۪s wife Nasrin Begum... Full story

JP calls 48-hr hartal in Rangpur div from today

The local unit of Jatiya Party has called a 48-hour hartal from Wednesday demanding the release of its chairman HM Ershad. Mashiur Rahman Ranga, central presidium member and former president of district unit Jatiya... Full story

Police foil JP programmes

Police on Tuesday foiled a protest rally of Jatiya Party in Dhaka to press for immediate release of the party chief, HM Ershad. Meanwhile, the JP on Tuesday called a 48-hour strike in Rangpur division... Full story

Discussion with BNP may be for 11th parliamentary polls, say Surunjit, Quader

Two senior Awami League leaders—Suranjit Sengupta and Obaidul Quader—on Tuesday claimed that the ongoing discussions between the ruling and opposition parties under the mediation of United Nations to reach a consensus might not be for 10th... Full story

Menon urges BTCL officials to accelerate implementation of digital Bangladesh

Post and Telecommunications Minister Rashed Khan Menon on Tuesday said the officials of Bangladesh Telecommunications Company Limited should have to do their responsibility with honesty, sincerity and cordially to accelerate the growth of the implementation of digital Bangladesh. Full story

AL convenes emergency meeting of alliance, CWC

The ruling Awami League has convened emergency meetings of the ruling alliance led by the party and its central working committee on Wednesday and Thursday respectively to discuss the latest... Full story

BSF picks up Bangladeshi, BGB holds 2 Indians

The Indian Border Security Force members picked up a Bangladeshi worker from near the border demarcation pillar 373 of Molani border under Ranishankoil upazila on early Monday while he was returning from India. On the other hand, the Border... Full story

Bittersweet Victory: A Freedom Fighter̢۪s Tale launched

The launching ceremony of the University Press Limited’s new publication- ‘Bittersweet Victory: A Freedom Fighter’s Tale’, was held at Bangla Academy in Dhaka on Sunday, said a press release. The new addition to the UPL’s ‘Road to... Full story

Karmajibi Nari urges govt to buy paddy from farmers

Women rights organisation Karmajibi Nari on Tuesday called on the government to buy paddy from the farmers during Aman season. Rokeya Rafique, executive director of the organisation, at a press conference at its Segunbagicha... Full story

Uncontested winning challenged

A Jatiya Party leader on Tuesday filed a writ petition challenging the legality of a provision stipulated in the Representation of the People Order 1972 empowering the Election Commission to declare a candidate elected unopposed in the absence of any other... Full story


  • Online Poll


    Do you think that the government has successfully brought back normalcy in public life after the January 5 elections?

    • Yes
    • No
    • No comment
    Ajax Loader