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    Country passing thru’ ‘disastrous’ situation: Ershad

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 06:31pm on July 06, 2017

      Mentioning that the country is now going through a 'disastrous' situation, Jatiya Party chairman HM Ershad on Thursday urged people to bring his party...

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    UNESCO withdraws objections, asks for SEA, mitigation measures

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:15am on July 07, 2017

    UNESCO World Heritage Committee has withdrawn, on certain conditions, its objection to the construction of Rampal coal-fired power plant at its present location adjacent to the Sundarbans...

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    Gazipur mayor Mannan suspended again

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 06:04pm on July 06, 2017

      Barely 19 days after resuming the office following a court order, the government on Thursday again suspended Gazipur City Corporation mayor MA Mannan. The...

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    HRW report not based on facts: Home Minister

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:48pm on July 06, 2017

    Home minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Thursday rejected the report of Human Rights Watch titled ‘We Don’t Have Him’: Secret Detentions and...

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    DB produces Khulna man before court to record statement

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 04:19pm on July 06, 2017

    The Detective Branch of Police on Thursday produced the counter manager of Hanif Paribahan at Shibbari crossing of from Khulna before...

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    BNP men may behind abduction of Farhad Mazhar: Hasan Mahmud

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:18pm on July 06, 2017

    Awami League publication and publicity secretary Hasan Mahmud on Thursday said that the activists of Bangladesh Nationalist Party might be...

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    Rajshahi univ celebrates 64th founding anniversary

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 03:56pm on July 06, 2017

    Teachers, students and staff of Rajshahi University on Thursday celebrated the university’s 64th founding anniversary amid enthusiasm and festivity on the campus.

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    Haridhan inventor Haripada Kapali dies

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 03:55pm on July 06, 2017

    Haripada Kapali, the inventor new variety of improved paddy titled Haridhan, died at his village home at Ahsannagar of Sadhuhati union of...

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    Implement budget, dev projects speedily, PM asks officials

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 03:12pm on July 06, 2017

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday asked the civil servants to go for implementing the budget and development projects without any...

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    EU provides €1.5m aid to Mora victims

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:40pm on July 06, 2017

    The European Commission is providing euro 1.5 million in humanitarian aid funding for emergency relief assistance to the people affected by...