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Jessore youth held for trading in leaked question papers

Members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) arrested a young man from Sukpukuria village in Chaugachha upazila on Saturday evening for his alleged involvement in leaking HSC question papers.

Dr. Anwara Begum passes away

Late President Dr. Iajuddin Ahmed’s wife Anwara Begum died while undergoing treatment at  a city hospital on Saturday night. She was 83. 
Anwara, also the ex-dean of Dhaka University

Ex-BCL leader held for torturing imam

Police arrested a former leader of union unit of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) for shaving the head of an imam (Islamic cleric) of a mosque in Mirzaganj upazila on SaturdayRead More...

Woman found hanging in Jashore

Police recovered the hanging body of a woman from a bamboo bush in Rajapur village of Sadar upazila on Friday night. 

2 including fugitive convict held in Munshiganj

Members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) and police in separate drives arrested two persons including a convicted accused from two different upazilas here on Saturday and Friday. 

Minor girl killed after being hit by motorcycle in Jashore

Jashore, Apr 21 (UNB) – A minor girl was killed as a motorcycle hit her on Manirampur- Noapara road at Hogladanga village in Manirampur upazilaRead More...

AL team to visit India; meetings with top BJP leaders planned

Dhaka, Apr 21 (UNB) - A 19-member delegation of the ruling Awami League, led by its General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader, leaves hereRead More...

EC starts hearing complaints over constituency delimitation

Dhaka, Apr 21 (UNB) – The Election Commission on Saturday started hearing complaints over the country’s draft delimitation of constituencies, which will conclude on Wednesday next.

Govt’s foreign policy failed: Fakhrul

Eds: Lead to follow

BNP on Saturday alleged that the government could not resolve the Rohingya crisis and some outstanding problems with India due to its ‘utter diplomatic failure’.

4 tourists held for hunting birds in Monpura Island

Bhola, Apr 21 (UNB) – A mobile court on Saturday arrested four tourists for hunting birds at Monpura Island in the district.

Popular news of Bangladesh

Gazipur train derailment kills 4; rail link with Dhaka restored after 3 hrs 

Gazipur, Apr 15 (UNB) – Dhaka’s rail communications with other parts of the country resumed after three hours of disruption on Sunday afternoon following the derailment of a commuter ...

3 quota demo leaders released after ‘detention’ by DB

Protesters seek withdrawal of cases against them in 2 days

Dhaka, Apr 16 (UNB) – Barely an hour after their ultimatum for withdrawal of all the cases filed against them during their demonstration for quota reform, three leaders ...

Indonesia Fair to begin in city Apr 26

It’ll introduce ‘10 New Balis’ as amazing tourist destinations 

Dhaka, Apr 15 (UNB) – A three-day Indonesian trade expo and festival titled ‘Indonesia Fair 2018’ will be held here on April 26-28 April 2018 at a city hotel to ...

BD finds Myanmar’s claim of repatriating a Rohingya family ridiculous

Dhaka, Apr 15 (UNB) - Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Sunday termed ridiculous Myanmar’s claim of repatriating a five-member Rohingya family saying that Bangladesh does not have any ...

Working people’s real income falls: CPD 

A third of educated youth unemployed

Dhaka, Apr 17 (UNB) – Bangladesh is sliding towards an ‘incomeless employment’ as real income of working class people has declined. 

Bangladesh wants sustainable solution to Rohingya crisis: PM

London, Apr 17 (UNB) - Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday said Bangladesh wants a peaceful, sustainable and early solution to the Rohingya crisis as the country is now bearing ...

SSC, equivalent exams results on May 6

The results of this year’s Secondary School Certificate (SSC) and its equivalent examinations will be published on May 6.

PM arrives in Dammam

Dammam, Apr 15 (UNB) - Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina arrived here on Sunday evening on a nine-day official visit to Saudi Arabia and the United Kingdom.

Helmsman’s inefficacy behind coal cargo capsize in Pashur: Report

The vessel carrying 775 tonnes of coal capsized in the Pashur River in Mongla upazila near the Sundarbans on Saturday due to inefficiency of its helmsman, according to a probe ...

PM woos global business leaders to invest in Bangladesh

London, Apr 18 (UNB) - Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday urged global business leaders to invest in Bangladesh and assured them of providing all the necessary supports.