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    DU students stage demo demanding end to affiliation of 7 colleges

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:44pm on July 17, 2019

    A group of Dhaka University students blocked the Shahbagh crossing on Wednesday demanding an end to the university’s...

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    Woman, two others killed in ‘gunfights’

    Our Correspondent . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 11:11am on July 17, 2019

    Three suspected drug pedlars, including a 32-year-old woman, were killed in two incidents of ‘gunfights’ with law enforcement agencies at Teknaf in Cox’s Bazar on...

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    ECNEC clears 8 projects involving Tk 5,142cr

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 04:09pm on July 16, 2019

    The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council on Tuesday approved eight projects involving Tk 5,142 crore, including Tk 2,606 crore to improve important roads...

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    Ershad buried with state honour in Rangpur

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:48pm on July 16, 2019

    Former military dictator-turned-president General Hussain Muhammad Ershad was buried with the state honour at his Rangpur residence under army supervision on Tuesday as per the...

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    ACC’s Basir, Police’s Mizan sued over bribery scandal

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:41pm on July 16, 2019

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Tuesday filed a case against suspended

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    HC asks mayors to probe failure of medicines

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:24am on July 18, 2019

    The High Court Division on Wednesday directed Dhaka South City and Dhaka North City mayors to investigate why their medicines failed to contain mosquito menace....

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    Threatening Anu Muhammad condemned 

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:20am on July 18, 2019

    Leaders of Socialist Party of Bangladesh and Ganasamhati Andolan on Wednesday expressed concern over demanding extortion from Jahangirnagar University professor Anu Muhammad and condemned the...

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    Outgoing French envoy meets president

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:19am on July 18, 2019

    Outgoing French ambassador to Bangladesh Marie-Annick Bourdin on Wednesday met president Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban on Wednesday.During the meeting, the president said bilateral relations between...

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    ACC sues 2 ex-PDB union leaders

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:18am on July 18, 2019

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Wednesday filed a case against two former collective bargaining agent leaders of Power Development Board on charge of misappropriating Tk 1.15...

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    AL, JP leaders praise Ershad at his qul khwani

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:15am on July 18, 2019

    Leaders of the ruling Awami League and Jatiya Party praised the late military dictator-turned-president as a noble soul and a visionary leader at his qul...