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    HC acquits 5 condemned convicts, 21 lifers

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 05:39pm on February 06, 2017

    The High Court on Monday acquitted five death row convicts and 21 lifers of murder charge in a case in Araihazar of Narayanganj...

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    RUET teachers go on strike

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 12:30am on February 07, 2017

    A day into the withdrawal of a nine-day strike enforced by a section of Rajshahi University of Engineering and Technology students, teachers of the...

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    Submit formal charges by March 28 against 14 Bagerhat suspects, ICT asks prosecution

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 05:24pm on February 06, 2017

    The International Crimes Tribunal-1 on Monday asked the prosecution to submit formal charges in the war crimes case against 14 suspects of...

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    Nurul Huda made new CEC

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:05am on February 07, 2017

    Former bureaucrat KM Nurul Huda was appointed as the next chief election commissioner on Monday. The president, Abdul Hamid, also appointed former bureaucrats Mahbub Talukder and M Rafiqul Islam, former district judge Kabita Khanam and retired brigadier general Shahadat Hossain Chowdhury as election commissioners...

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    Students besiege IU CSE dept demanding results

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 03:52pm on February 06, 2017

    The students of computer science and engineering department of Islamic University in Kushtia on Monday besieged the department demanding their academic results and examinations...

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    200-maund jatka seized in Barisal

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 03:45pm on February 06, 2017

    A mobile court, in a drive, seized 200- maund of jatka (small hilsa fish) from Rupatoli area in Barisal on Monday afternoon...

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    DSCC begins drives to reclaim city canals

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:38pm on February 06, 2017

    The mayor of Dhaka South City Corporation, Sayeed Khokon, on Monday inaugurated drives to reclaim city canals with Trimohonikhal...

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    Cabinet okays proposal to form Sovereign Wealth Fund

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 03:32pm on February 06, 2017

    The cabinet on Monday approved a proposal for formation of Sovereign Wealth Fund with authorised capital of $ 10 billion, aiming to utilise country's foreign currency reserves...

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    EC reconstitution: BNP urges to disclose listed names of search committee

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 02:43pm on February 06, 2017

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Monday asked the search committee, which have been formed for Election Commission reconstitution, to...

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    Myanmar border guards shoot dead Bangladeshi fisherman

    Our Correspondent . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 12:20am on February 07, 2017

    Myanmar Border Guard Police allegedly shot dead a Bangladeshi fisherman and injured another in the bordering river Naf at Tekhnaf of Cox’s Bazar Monday morning. The deceased was Nurul Amin, 26, of Chowdhurypara village at Teknaf. The injured Mohammad Murtaza, 24, of the same village was admitted to Teknaf Upazila Health Complex, officials said...