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    BR to operate Rajshahi-Dhaka Eid special trains

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Rajshahi | Updated at 01:16am on August 16, 2018

    West Zone of Bangladesh Railway will operate four pairs of special trains on different routes including Rajshahi-Dhaka aimed at reducing sufferings of the passengers in general during Eid festival....

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    BIWTC starts Eid services today

    Our Correspondent . Barisal | Updated at 01:16am on August 16, 2018

    Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Corporation will start Eid-ul-Azha special steamer services from today. The services will continue on Dhaka-Barisal-Dhaka route till August 28....

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    606 fail to fly for S Arabia to perform hajj: minister

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:15am on August 16, 2018

    A total of 606 people could not fly to Saudi Arabia to perform Hajj this year for various reasons, including illness, death and negligence of hajj agencies, said religious affairs minister Motiur Rahman on Wednesday....

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    Expats encouraged to play constructive role in dev of Bangladesh: envoy

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:14am on August 16, 2018

    Bangladesh ambassador to South Korea Abida Islam on Wednesday encouraged the expatriate community to play constructive roles in the development of Bangladesh and realising the dream of the country’s founding president Sheikh Mujibur Rahman....

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    No dialogue with patrons of Mujib killers: Nasim

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:10am on August 16, 2018

    Awami League presidium member and health and family welfare minister Mohammad Nasim on Wednesday said that no dialogue with Bangladesh Nationalist Party, the patrons of the killers of the country’s founding president Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, would take place over upcoming national election....

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    Man arrested for making ‘abusive comments’ on Mujib, Hasina

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 01:06am on August 16, 2018

    A Bangladesh expatriate in Brazil was arrested in Sylhet on Wednesday over his ‘abusive comments’ made on Bangladesh’s founding president Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and prime minister Sheikh Hasina in a 2015 video posted on Youtube and mobile phone applications...

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    India’s 72nd Independence Day celebrated in city

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:04am on August 16, 2018

    A flag hoisting ceremony was held at the Chancery Complex of the Indian high commission here marking the 72nd Independence Day of India on Wednesday....

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    Nuisance in public places by hijras sharply rising

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:03am on August 16, 2018

    Monty Paul, a private job holder, was hanging out with her boyfriend on the bank of Dhanmondi Lake one fine evening last month. Suddenly, three hijras appeared before them clapping hands in a scary manner and sought Tk 200 from them....

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    Dyke collapse floods 6 Bagerhat villages

    United News of Bangladesh . Bagerhat | Updated at 01:02am on August 16, 2018

    Six villages were inundated in Sadar upazila as the river protection embankment along the River Bhairab collapsed at three points early Wednesday, leaving 1,000 people marooned....

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    Jukta Front to carry out countrywide campaign for democracy 

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:02am on August 16, 2018

    Jukta Front, led by Badruddoza Chowdhury, will carry out a mass campaign and hold mass rallies across the country in September to mobilise public support against ‘undemocratic’ forces....

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