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    ACC arrests another FR Tower owner

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:09pm on August 19, 2019

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Monday arrested the principal owner of the FR Tower at Banani in the capital, Md Hossain Imam Faruque, over his alleged...

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    DNCC to launch ‘joint operation’ Tuesday to tackle dengue

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 06:35pm on August 19, 2019

    Mayor of Dhaka North City Corporation Md Atiqul Islam on Monday announced that a combing operation would be launched on Tuesday to eliminate Aedes mosquitoes....

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    AD order on wage board award for journalists today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:34pm on August 19, 2019

    The Appellate Division would pass order today on the government’s appeal seeking stay on two months’ status quo imposed by the High Court Division on implementation of the 9th Wage Board award for...

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    High Court scolds government, mayors for failure

    Emran Hossain and M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:00am on August 19, 2019

    The High Court Division on Sunday scolded the government and the capital’s two mayors for letting dengue spreading across the country in an alarming way. In 24 hours until...

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    Stay alert to prevent dengue: PM

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on August 19, 2019

    Terming the dengue outbreak a big problem, prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday urged the people of the country to remain aware about the mosquito-borne disease and keep their..

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    Rohingya return should be under int’l watch: experts

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on August 19, 2019

    The international community should monitor the repatriation of Rohingya people of Myanmar from Bangladesh as the two governments and the UNHCR have launched preparations for...

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    ACC arrests Tasvirul

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:40pm on August 18, 2019

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Sunday arrested Tasvir-ul-Islam, one of the owners of FR Tower at  Banani in Dhaka, over his alleged involvement in expanding the building violating the...

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    Asian Paper Mill shut for Halda pollution

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 09:32pm on August 18, 2019

    The Department of Environment ordered shutting down Asian Paper Mill for allegedly polluting the Halda River at Nandirhat point in Hathazari upazila of Chattogarm. After a hearing on Sunday, Chattogram DoE director...