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    Newly elected women MPs sworn in

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:32am on February 20, 2019

    The newly elected lawmakers to the seats reserved for women in the 11th Parliament were sworn in on Wednesday morning. Jatiya Sangsad speaker Shirin Sharmin...

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    PM returns home from Abu Dhabi

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 10:11am on February 20, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina returned home on Wednesday morning, wrapping up her weeklong visit to Germany and the United Arab Emirates. A VVIP flight of...

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    Nation set to pay homage to language martyrs

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 04:28pm on February 20, 2019

    The nation is set to observer the Shaheed Dibash and the International Mother Language Day from midnight past Wednesday through...

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    Five killed in Lalmonirhat road accident

    Our Correspondent . Lalmonirhat | Updated at 10:21am on February 20, 2019

    Five people died and about 14 others sustained injuries when a bus hit an auto-rickshaw in Airkhamar area in Lalmonirhat on Tuesday...

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    1,200 metres of Padma Bridge now visible

    United News of Bangladesh . Munshiganj | Updated at 02:15pm on February 20, 2019

    Around 1200 meters of Padma Bridge is visible now following the installation of another span, number seven, on the pillars no. 35 and...

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    Two crime suspects killed in ‘gunfights’

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:29am on February 20, 2019

    Two suspected drug peddlers were killed in separate 'gunfights' in the capital and Benapole early Wednesday. In the capital, suspected drug peddler Mehedi Hasan, 32,...

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    IU hosts discussion on Liberation War

    IU Correspondent . Kushtia | Updated at 04:10pm on February 20, 2019

    A discussion titled ‘Liberation War, Language Movement and Bangabandhu’ was held at Islamic University in Kushtia on Wednesday...

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    ADB officials inspect Cox’s Bazar-Teknaf Highway

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:12pm on February 20, 2019

    Sacsin Chain, vice-president of Asian Development Bank, and its country director Monmohon Prakash inspected the expansion works of...