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Female RMG worker gang raped in N’ganj, one held

A teenage female garment worker was gang-raped by three miscreants at a rented house at Allama Ikbal road in Fatulla on Saturday night.

Tipu terms audio clip with Montu ‘false, fabricated’

BNP assistant office secretary Taiful Islam Tipu on Sunday termed ‘false, fabricated and baseless’ the audio clip between him and their party’s Rajshahi unit leader Motiur Rahman MontuRead More...

Fish trader hacked dead in Chuadanga

A local fish trader of Alamdanga upazila was hacked to death over long-running enmity at Asmankhali Bazar on Sunday night.

Traffic sergeant, constable closed over attack on Gazipur banker

A traffic sergeant and a constable of Gazipur Traffic Police were ‘closed’, that is to say withdrawn to Police Lines,  over an attack on a banker on Sunday.

43,000 ‘drug traders, carriers’ now behind bars: Home Minister  

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Sunday said around 43,000 alleged drug traders and carriers are now there in different jails across the country.

Dhaka seeks support for ITU executive body member candidacy

Diplomats briefed over progress towards achieving ‘Digital Bangladesh’

Bangladesh has sought support from its foreign friends for its candidature for the post of Executive Committee Member of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU).

Call for coordinated effort to promote green energy

Speakers at a round table discussion on Sunday urged the government bodies and financing agencies to make a coordinated effort to promote green energy initiatives across the country.

BNP slams govt over attack on Mahmudur

Strongly condemning the attack on Amar Desh acting editor Mahmudur Rahman in Kushtia, BNP on Sunday alleged that all the state machinery and democratic institutions have turned intoRead More...

Attack on quota reformists: ‘BCL’ at it again

Some members of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) on Sunday afternoon once again attacked several leaders of quota reform movement at Suhrawardy Udyan and Elephant Road in the capital.

Order on Khaleda’s bail plea in Cumilla arson case Monday

The High Court on Sunday fixed Monday for passing its order a bail petition filed by BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia in a case filed under the Special Powers Act overRead More...

Popular news of Bangladesh

HSC, equivalent results published; pass percentage 66.64

The results of Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) 2018 and its equivalent examinations were published on Thursday, showing a pass percentage of 66.64 percent, which is 2.27 percent lower than 68.91 ...

Siemens hold employer branding event at Buet 

An employer branding programme titled 'Siemens Employer Branding at Buet' was held on Saturday at Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (Buet).

EU expects fair, transparent polls in Bangladesh

‘Foreign friends must support Bangladesh on Rohingya issue’ 

The European Union (EU) on Thursday said they expect free, fair, credible and transparent elections in Bangladesh as the nation goes to national election by the end of this year.

Bangladesh, Germany sign 12-yr e-passport deal  

Veridos wins €340 mn contract

Bangladesh and Germany on Thursday signed a government-to-government agreement on e-passport following the government’s decision to issue electronic passports alongside the machine readable passports (MRP) for the citizens of the ...

US-Bangla Airlines celebrates 4 years of operation

US-Bangla Airlines celebrated four years of its service on Monday. 

Bangladesh, Germany to sign e-passport deal Thursday 

German Minister in city to discuss political, Rohingya issues  

Bangladesh and Germany are set to sign an agreement on e-passport on Thursday as the government has decided to issue electronic passports alongside the machine readable passports (MRP) for ...

UGC chairman gets death threat

University Grants Commission (UGC) Chairman Professor Abdul Mannan received death threat through a letter on Tuesday.

Nat’l Tree Plantation Campaign & Tree Fair begin

The National Tree Plantation and Tree Fair-2018 began in the city as well as across the country on Wednesday marking the World Environment Day.

3-day Bangladesh Film Festival begins in Seoul

Dhaka seeks stronger cultural ties with Seoul

A three-day 'Bangladesh Film Festival' began in Seoul on Friday evening for movie lovers.

1st day’s digging for ‘hidden treasure’ ends

Police and district administration on Saturday started excavation in search of ‘hidden treasure’ in a house near the office of Dhaka Electric Supply Company Limited (Desco) in Mirpur-10.