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Two Ctg cops withdrawn on extortion charges

Two police officials have been closed to Chattogram police lines on charges of taking extortion from two beauty parlours in the port city.

Speaker visits Dutch Greenhouse

Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury has made a tour to the Westland in the Netherlands to gain insights on Dutch greenhouse technology. 

‘Equal Rights Organisation’ launched at RU

To protect the rights of the ethnic minority and marginalised peoples, a new group ‘Equal Rights Organisation’ was launched at Rajshahi University on Friday.

Five killed in Narsingdi road crash

At least five people were killed and nine others injured in a head-on collision between a bus and a human hauler on Dhaka-Sylhet highway in Ghasiadia area of ShibpurRead More...

Khokon’s painting exhibition begins at AFD

The painting exhibition of artist Halimul Islam Khokon titled ‘Images of Inner Vision’ began at Alliance Française de Dhaka on Friday.

3 tiger cubs born at Chittagong Zoo

Three cubs have been born to a Royal Bengal tiger couple at Chittagong Zoo.

Finally, case recorded over Raifa’s death

Police have finally recorded a case over the death of minor girl Raifa Khan due to negligence in her treatment.

Joining election depends on Khaleda’s release: BNP

BNP on Friday announced that the release of its chairperson Khaleda Zia from jail is its No 1 condition to join the general election.

Rohingya woman held in Joypurhat

Members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) detained a Rohingya woman along with her minor boy from Bhuidoba bordering area in Panchbibi upazila on Friday while trying to enterRead More...

100 more buffaloes imported from India 

The last consignment of 100 buffaloes imported from Indian Haryana state by Milk Vita reached the country on Thursday night.

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 ...

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.

US-Bangla Airlines celebrates 4 years of operation

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

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 ...

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 ...

Shahriar Alam hopeful of fair, inclusive election  

BD, France can consolidate democracy together, says French envoy

State Minister for Foreign Affairs M Shahriar Alam on Saturday hoped that the Election Commission, with the support of all political parties, administration and other stakeholders, will be ...

UGC chairman gets death threat

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

IOM DG visits Rohingya camps

Director General of International Organization for Migration (IOM) William Lacy Swing on Sunday visited Rohingya camp in Cox’s Bazar.

BD land not for use by terrorists against India: Minister

Revised travel arrangement signed easing visa regime 

Bangladesh and India held the sixth home minister-level talks on Sunday where both the countries discussed different issues including cooperation between the neighbours with special focus on security cooperation.

India opens world’s largest visa centre in Dhaka  

5000 visas to be issued everyday 

A new integrated state-of-the-art Indian Visa Application Centre (IVAC), the largest ever Indian visa centre in the world, was inaugurated at Jamuna Future Park in the city on ...