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DoS chief engineer remanded 

Dhaka, Apr 19 (UNB) – A court here on Thursday placed the Chief Engineer of the Department of Shipping Dr SM Nazmul Haque on a one-day remand in a graftRead More...

Greens call for restricting ship movements in Sundarbans river routes 

Dhaka, March 19 (UNB) – Speakers at a roundtable in the city have called for making the river routes in Sundarbans off limit for the shipsRead More...

‘Agar industrial park’ to be established in Moulvibazar: Amu

Dhaka, Apr 19 (UNB) - Industries Minister Amir Hossain Amu on Thursday said that the government will set up an ‘Agar industrial park’ in Moulvibazar to utilize its potentialsRead More...

Editors’ concern over proposed Digital Security Act logical: Anisul  

Dhaka, Apr 19 (UNB) – Describing the Editors’ Council’s concern over some sections of the proposed Digital Security Act as logical Law Minister Anisul Huq on Thursday assured that stepsRead More...

Get united over next polls under neutral govt, BNP to political parties  

Dhaka, Apr 19 (UNB) - BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Thursday urged all the political parties to get united over the issue of holding the nextRead More...

SSC examinee drowns in Khulna pond 

Khulna, Apr 19 (UNB) – An SSC examinee drowned in a pond at Boyra Police Lines area in the city on Thursday morning.

Two get life term for murder in Jhenidah 

Jhenaidah, Apr 19 (UNB) – A court here on Thursday sentenced two people to life term imprisonment in a case over killing a farmer at Narikelbaria village in Sadar upazilaRead More...

Free medical services for FFs within a month: Minister 

Pabna, Apr 19 (UNB) - Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Huq on Thursday said the government will launch free medical services for the freedom fighters within a month.

25th CHOGM kicks off in London

London, Apr 19 (UNB)- The 25th Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting-CHOGM-2018 kicked off here on Thursday with the theme “Towards a Common Future’.

PM clears 13 urgent files from London

London, Apr 19 (UNB) - Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, who is now in London to join the 25th Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM), has clearedRead More...

Popular news of Bangladesh

Over 15000 people join Dhaka cleaning campaign to set Guinness World Record

Dhaka, Apr 13 (UNB) – Over 15000 people joined a cleaning campaign in the city arranged by Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) aiming to set a new Guinness World Record.

BD garment manufacturers call for fair pricing

Dhaka, Apr 14 (UNB) – Bangladesh garment manufacturers have called for a “commensurate adjustment” in pricing and sourcing garments from developing countries like 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 ...

Pahela Baishakh celebrated

Dhaka, Apr 14 (UNB) - Pahela Baishakh, the first day of Bangla calendar, was celebrated amid traditional festivities and enthusiasm across the country on Saturday.

BD, UNHCR sign MoU on Rohingya repatriation

UN urges Myanmar to take concrete measures to address root causes

Dhaka, Apr 13 (UNB) - UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, and the Bangladesh government on Friday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) relating to the voluntary returns of Rohingya ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Rohingya Repatriation: BD, UNHCR to sign MoU in Geneva today

Dhaka, Apr 13 (UNB) - Bangladesh and the UNHCR are scheduled to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in Geneva on Friday to help ensure safe and voluntary repatriation of ...

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.