• Images

    Amid fears of job cut, RMG factories reopen today

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 01:45am on July 01, 2017

    The majority of readymade garment factories, country’s largest labour-intensive industry, will resume production today after a week-long Eid vacation amidst fears of job cut....

  • Images

    BNP makes worthless comments on budget: Hasan

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:43am on July 01, 2017

    Awami League publicity and publication secretary Hasan Mahmud on Friday said BNP leaders started making meaningless comments regarding budget as their plans to create turbulence across the country over excise duty and uniform VAT has been foiled...

  • Images

    DoE warns 87 Khulna industries to improve eco-friendly atmosphere

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Khulna | Updated at 01:42am on July 01, 2017

    In a bid to ensure eco-friendly atmosphere, the local Department of Environment has given notices to 87 industries in the last two months to improve their processing system otherwise they may face closure....

  • Images

    1.60 lakh homeless families rehabilitated in Ashrayan project

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:40am on July 01, 2017

    The government as part of its special initiatives to provide housing facilities to all homeless people has so far rehabilitated 1.60 lakh homeless families through its major social safety initiative - Ashrayan project....

  • Images

    Mainstreaming a must for welfare of ethnic people: speakers

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Rajshahi | Updated at 01:34am on July 01, 2017

    Speakers at a disscion said ensuring social justice and development of living and livelihood conditions of ethnical minority communities in the country’s northwest region has become indispensable for their peaceful existence....

  • Images

    People continue to return to Dhaka after Eid vacation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:29am on July 01, 2017

    People continued to return to the capital city on Friday after Eid holiday amid lack of enough transports and charging of extra fares on their way...

  • Images

    'Drug peddler’ dies after jumping into water to avoid arrest

    Our Correspondent . Rajshahi | Updated at 01:18am on July 01, 2017

    A suspected drug peddler died after jumping into a pond when members of Rapid Action Battalion members chased him and he was trying to avoid arrest at Chamundia under Tanore upazila in Rajshahi early Friday....

  • Images

    Toxic poultry feed raises serious health concerns

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 01:07am on July 01, 2017

    Presence of high level of aflatoxin, a food contaminant known for causing liver cancer, in poultry feeds has raised serious health concerns....

  • Images

    Yellow mosaic virus attacks jute crop

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 01:00am on July 01, 2017

    Standing jute crops in several areas in the Kishoreganj district came under sporadic yellow mosaic virus attack, farmers and Department of Agricultural Extension officials told New Age....

  • Images

    BNP accuses ruling party of laundering looted money to Swiss banks

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:55am on July 01, 2017

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Friday accused the ‘ruling party’ for siphoning of ‘looted money’ from local banks to Swiss banks....