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    Seventh span of Padma Bridge now visible

    United News of Bangladesh . Munshiganj | Updated at 12:01pm on January 23, 2019

    Around 900 metres of the much-hyped Padma Bridge is visible now following the installation of another span named F-6 on the pillars no 36 and...

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    Some in observer group say they now regret involvement

    Reuters . Dhaka | Updated at 04:27pm on January 22, 2019

    A top official at an observer group that monitored Bangladesh’s election, as well as one of its foreign volunteers, have said they regret participating in...

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    BSF kills Bangladeshi along Thakurgaon border

    United News of Bangladesh . Thakurgaon | Updated at 04:11pm on January 22, 2019

    A Bangladeshi youth was shot dead by the members of Indian Border Security Force along the border in Haripur in Thakugaon on Tuesday, four days...

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    Jatrabari-Demra road to be four-lane highway

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:59pm on January 22, 2019

    The executive committee of the National Economic Council on Tuesday approved a project to upgrade the Jatrabari–Demra highway to four lanes from the existing two...

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    ACC director suspended for secret communication with suspect

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:32pm on January 22, 2019

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Tuesday suspended its director AKM Fazlul Haque over his alleged involvement in a secret communication with and leaking information to a...

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    PM orders expediting project works maintaining quality 

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:53pm on January 22, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday directed all concerned to implement various projects in a faster manner maintaining the quality and standard of works and...

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    9 BCL activists remanded for assaulting police

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 12:36am on January 24, 2019

    A Dhaka court on Wednesday put nine leaders and activists of Bangladesh Chhatra League on a one-day remand for interrogation in police custody in a case filed with Paltan Police Station for assaulting cops in the capital’s Paltan area on Tuesday evening....

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    Three AL activists held with Yaba in Sylhet

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 12:34am on January 24, 2019

    Three leaders and activists of ruling Awami League were arrested along with Yaba in Sylhet on Tuesday afternoon....

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    Cotton harvesting begins in Jamalpur

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Jamalpur | Updated at 12:33am on January 24, 2019

    Farmers in Jamalpur had started harvesting cotton with a target to produce 750 metric tonnes of seed cotton in the current season....

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    Priority to open tender for checking wastes of public fund, said Kamal

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:33am on January 24, 2019

    Finance minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Wednesday said the government would give priority to open tender method instead of direct purchase for transparency in public...