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Relocate people living on hill slopes immediately: Maya

Dhaka, Apr 22 (UNB) - Disaster Management and Relief Minister Mofazzal Hossain Chowdhury (Maya) on Monday directed the local authorities of Rangamati in Chattogram Hill Tracts to relocate the dwellersRead More...

‘Dead’ baby comes to life just before burial

Dhaka, Apr 23 (UNB) – Declared dead at Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) a newborn baby was found alive hours later when bathing was underway prior its burial in theRead More...

Passport controversy: Tarique sends legal notice to Shahriar, 2 editors 

Dhaka, Apr 23 (UNB) – BNP acting chairman Tarique Rahman on Monday sent a legal notice to State Minister for Foreign Affairs M Shahriar Alam asking him to prove byRead More...

Law Minister hints at bringing in changes in Digital Security Act

Dhaka, Apr 23 (UNB) - Law Minister Anisul Huq on Monday said changes will be brought in the ‘Digital Security Act’ as demands have been made for its amendment.

Pro-BNP teachers demand students’ security at DU

Dhaka, April 23 (UNB)- Pro- BNP teachers of Dhaka University (DU) on Monday protested against the harassments of university’s residential hall students and demanded security for the students who wereRead More...

AL delegation pays tributes to Mahatma Gandhi

BD High Commission in New Delhi hosts dinner

An Awami League delegation led by Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader has visited Mahatma Gandhi Memorial at Rajghat in New Delhi and placed wreaths paying tributes to India’sRead More...

13 to die in Gazipur for murder  

A court here on Monday sentenced 13 people to death in a case over killing a man in 1995.

Trial run of Bangladesh-India-Nepal bus starts  

A bus service on Bangladesh-India-Nepal route on trial basis has been flagged off here on Monday.

Manpower export to UAE after 3 months: Minister 

Expatriates Welfare and Overseas Employment Minister Nurul Islam on Monday said manpower export to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) under 19 categories will start after three months.

Justice sought for RU Prof Rezaul on his death anniv 

Family, friends, colleagues and students arranged different progammes on the campus, marking the second death anniversary of Rajshahi University professor AFM Rezaul Karim Siddique with a call for justice forRead More...

Popular news of Bangladesh

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 ...

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. 

US-Bangla finds ‘inconsistencies’ in Nepal’s plane crash probe report  

Dhaka, Apr 22 (UNB) - US-Bangla Airlines authorities claimed that there are some ‘inconsistencies’ in the initial probe report provided by the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepalon the crash ...

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.

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 ...

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 Saturday ...

Hasina seeks quick implementation of Commonwealth Declarations

From Fahad Ferdous, UNB Staff Writer 

London, Apr 20 (UNB) - Placing a three-point recommendation, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday called for early implementation of the Commonwealth Declarations on its comprehensive reform, connectivity ...

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 ...

Early rains put Rohingyas at risk; trigger funding concerns

Only 7pc $182mn appeal for 2018 secured so far 

Dhaka, Apr 22 (UNB) - The arrival of pre-monsoon rains in Bangladesh has revealed an alarming level of risks for Rohingyas, United Nations humanitarian agencies said.

Poor inspection, lack of awareness put food safety at stake: Speakers

Dhaka, April 21 (UNB) – Lack of awareness, absence of international standard regulation, poor inspection and food market management, use of chemicals in agricultural ...