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    UK envoy remains mum on Tarique in London

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:05am on February 19, 2018

    United Kingdom high commissioner in Dhaka Alison Blake on Sunday did not give any information on the acting Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairman, Tarique Rahman, who has been in London for last couple of years, despite repeated questions from journalists on Sunday....

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    DESCO workers lay siege to head office

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:25pm on February 18, 2018

    Workers and employees of Dhaka Electric Supply Company Limited laid siege to their head office at Nikunja in the capital since Sunday morning...

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    No wicked person in police force to be tolerated, minister tells JS

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 06:30pm on February 18, 2018

    Home minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Sunday told parliament that the police headquarters has taken a ‘zero tolerance’ policy against wicked persons...

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    President seeks journalists' role to consolidate democracy

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 08:10pm on February 18, 2018

    President M Abdul Hamid on Sunday urged mass media to play a more active role through objective journalism to consolidate democracy and continue the constitutional...

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    AL to hold rally in Dhaka to mark March 7

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on February 19, 2018

    Ruling Awami League is going to hold a grand rally in Dhaka on March 7 in memory of the historic March 7 speech delivered by the country’s founding president Sheikh Mujibibur Rahman in 1971....

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    Court ask Khaleda, others to appear before it in Barapukuria corruption case

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 05:54pm on February 18, 2018

    A Dhaka court on Sunday asked all accused including Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia to appear before it on March 25 in...

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    Teacher held for violating student in Jhenaidah

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 04:50pm on February 18, 2018

    The police in Harinakuandu in Jhenaidah on Saturday night arrested a school teacher for allegedly violating a class IV girl student...

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    Murder suspect killed in city ‘gunfight’

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on February 19, 2018

    A murder suspect, arrested earlier on Saturday afternoon, was killed in what police had claimed to be a ‘gunfight’ between his cronies and detectives at Santarkul area of Badda in Dhaka on early Sunday....