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    Bangladesh PM seeks UAE investment in economic zones

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:36am on June 19, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday called upon the United Arab Emirates to invest in Bangladesh’s economic zones for mutual benefits.‘Bangladesh will welcome the UAE...

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    IU ICE department gets new chairman

    United News of Bangladesh . Kushtia | Updated at 01:34am on June 19, 2019

    Associate professor Ashek Raihan Mahmud has been made chairman of the Information and Communication Engineering department of Islamic University in Kushtia.He replaced associate professor Shariful...

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    Mercantile Bank honours 4 individuals, 1 institution

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:33am on June 19, 2019

    Mercantile Bank Limited honoured four eminent persons and an institution for their outstanding contributions to the society.Bangladesh Bank governor Fazle Kabir handed over the gold...

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    Primary healthcare coverage poor in Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:32am on June 19, 2019

    The essential health service coverage in Bangladesh remained poor as its performance index was worst in the South East Asia and below the global average...

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    BUET students continue protestS boycotting classes, exams

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 01:31am on June 19, 2019

    Students of Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology on Tuesday continued demonstration for the fourth consecutive day, boycotting all academic activities to press...

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    Khaleda did not get bail due to govt’s opposition: Dudu

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:30am on June 19, 2019

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party vice-chairman Shamsuzzaman Dudu on Tuesday alleged that the party chairperson Khaleda Zia did not get bail due to the government’s opposition.Dudu, also...

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    War criminal Azhar’s appeal hearing begins

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:28am on June 19, 2019

    The Appellate Division on Tuesday started hearing the appeal filed by war criminal ATM Azharul Islam challenging his death sentence. The hearing took place at the four-member bench led...

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    4 policemen testify in Holey Artisan attack case

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:27am on June 19, 2019

    Four policemen on Tuesday testified before an anti-terror special court here in a case lodged over 2016 extremist attack on an upscale cafe in capital’s...

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    Writing on walls, putting ads on trees to invite trouble: DNCC mayor

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:26am on June 19, 2019

    Dhaka North City Corporation mayor Atiqul Islam on Tuesday said legal action would be taken against those who would be found responsible for writing on...

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    HC asks BERC to submit report on what action it took against illegally increasing LPG prices

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:26am on June 19, 2019

    The High Court Division on Tuesday directed the Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission to submit a report in 30 days about what steps it had taken against illegally raising the prices of...