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    Jhenaidah BCL leader, 2 others held over rape allegations

    Our Correspondent . Jhenaidah | Updated at 12:53am on May 11, 2017

    A Bangladesh Chhatra League leader and two subordinates of a municipality mayor were arrested at Kotchandpur in Jhenaidah on Wednesday in connection with reported rape of two girls...

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    IU ‘F’ unit admission viva on Saturday

    IU Correspondent | Updated at 12:52am on May 11, 2017

    The viva voce for the candidates who have been ranked in the merit list after the fresh ‘F’ unit admission test for the academic session 2016-17 at Islamic University in Kushtia will be held on Saturday....

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    Tofail for communal harmony to put country ahead

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:49am on May 11, 2017

    Commerce minister Tofail Ahmed on Wednesday urged the people to take the country forward with the spirit of communal harmony upholding the ideology of Gautam Bhudda, founder of Buddhism....

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    Schoolboy killed, 25 injured as villagers clash over bullfight

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 12:47am on May 11, 2017

    A school boy was killed and at least 25 others were injured in a clash between two groups of villagers over a bullfight in Habiganj on Wednesday...

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    Police suspect victim’s friends

    Our Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 12:44am on May 11, 2017

    Police suspects Juba League leader Mohammad Enam’s friends might have been involved with the murder of the leader...

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    Delayed distribution brings woes

    Zaman Monir . Sylhet | Updated at 12:43am on May 11, 2017

    Delay in distribution of rice under the government’s 100-day vulnerable group feeding programme has intensified sufferings of the flood-hit people in Sunamganj...

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    EC meets today to discuss EVM use in 2019 general election

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:43am on May 11, 2017

    The Election Commission meets today to discuss possibility of the using controversial electronic voting machines in the next general election...

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    AL leader among two killed in road accidents

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:42am on May 11, 2017

    At least two people, including a leader of Awami League in Panchagarh, were killed in separate road accidents in Panchagarh and Chittagong on Wednesday and Tuesday evening....

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    Myanmar buys time to avert international pressure

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 12:42am on May 11, 2017

    Myanmar civil and military establishments are buying time to avert international pressure for creating an environment in Rakhine State for sustainable repatriation of its citizens, ethnic minority Rohingyas forced to leave the country, and reconciliation of internally displaced people...

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    Security guard held for raping minor girl

    Our Correspondent . Feni | Updated at 12:41am on May 11, 2017

    Police arrested on Wednesday a security guard for allegedly raping a street child at Feni Sadar...