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    Rain wreaks havoc at book fair

    Arifur Rahman | Updated at 01:45pm on February 17, 2019

    Heavy showers on Sunday morning damaged more than thousands of books, leaving almost half of the stalls of the fair in a mess while some...

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    Another spell of suspension today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:24pm on February 17, 2019

    Gas supply to parts of Dhaka through Gas Transmission Company Limited’s Ashulia station resumed Sunday morning after 24 hours of sudden disruption due to technical fault in the valve at the station....

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    Mild earthquake jolts Ctg

    Our Correspondent. Chattogram | Updated at 11:13am on February 17, 2019

    A mild earthquake on Sunday morning jolted different parts of Chattogram and adjoining Bandarban, Rangamati, Khagrachhari and Feni districts. The tremor, measuring 4.9 magnitude on...

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    PM attends defence exhibition in Abu Dhabi

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . United Arab Emirates | Updated at 12:00am on February 18, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina visited the International Defence Exhibition organised by the United Arab Emirates on Sunday....

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    Indigenous girl ‘commits suicide’ in Chattogram

    United News of Bangladesh . Chattogram | Updated at 11:34am on February 17, 2019

    An indigenous girl reportedly committed suicide by hanging herself at Khulshi in Chattogram on Saturday night. The deceased was identified as Owain Ching, 23, daughter...

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    Chhatra Maitree wants balance of power between president and executive body

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 12:40am on February 18, 2019

    Leaders and activists of Biplobi Chhatra Maitree on Sunday demanded amendment to the university’s students’ union RUCSU constitution seeking to establish balance of power between...

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    Arrested ‘robber’ killed in ‘gunfight’

    Our Correspondent . Munshiganj | Updated at 12:39am on February 18, 2019

    A suspected robber, who was arrested by the police on Saturday night, was killed in a ‘gunfight’ in Taleshwar area of Munshiganj Sadar upazila early...

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    Shaheed Dr Zoha Day today

    Suzon Ali . RU | Updated at 12:38am on February 18, 2019

    Fifty years have elapsed since Rajshahi University Professor Dr Shamsuzzoha sacrificed his life to save the students who brought out procession on campus by defying...

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    Ex-BB official lands in jail for embezzling money

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:36am on February 18, 2019

    A Dhaka court sentenced former assistant director of Bangladesh Bank SM Gias Uddin to 10 years in prison on Sunday for embezzling money.Judge Joynal Abedin...

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    Dhaka Bar election in Feb 27-28

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:35am on February 18, 2019

    The two-day polls to elect the office bearers of Dhaka Bar Association for 2019-2020 will be held in February 27-28.A total of 57 candidates will...