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    Dhaka condemns Myanmar attacks

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:58pm on October 16, 2016

    The government on Sunday unequivocally condemned the coordinated attacks on border guard police posts in Rakhine state of Myanmar on October 10...

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    PM at Goa to attend BRICS-BIMSTEC Summit

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 08:40am on October 16, 2016

    The prime minister, Sheikh Hasina, arrived in India on Sunday morning to join the BRICS-BIMSTEC Leaders' Outreach...

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    Enact law before appointing ECs: roundtable

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:26am on October 16, 2016

    Former election commissioners, academicians and rights activists on Saturday demanded that a law must be enacted on appointment of election commissioners before any more appointment...

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    People suffer from acute safe water crisis

    Tapos Kanti Das . Bhabadah, Jessore | Updated at 12:16am on October 16, 2016

    People of the Bhabadah waterlogged areas of Jessore and Khulna have been facing an acute crisis of safe water and a good number of children and women in the areas have contracted various waterborne diseases...

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    Hasina leaves for India today

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 16, 2016

    The prime minister, Sheikh Hasina, is set to leave Dhaka today for Goa in India to join BRICS-BIMSTEC Leaders’ Outreach Summit...

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    Re-arrests at jail gates on flouting SC directives

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 11:58pm on October 15, 2016

    Police in plainclothes still re-arrest accused at jail gates immediately after their release on bails in gross violation of Appellate Division’s standing directives...

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    Analysts see scope of strategic balance

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 11:48pm on October 15, 2016

    Extensive and tactical engagements between Bangladesh and China during the visit of Chinese president Xi Jinping might create scope for the government to maintain a strategic balance in foreign...

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    PM slams BNP for complaining to foreign guests

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 08:12pm on October 15, 2016

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday blasted Bangladesh Nationalist Party and its chairperson for what she said making a complaint to foreign guests that there is no democracy in the country...

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    Form EC through discussions with political parties: Shujan

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 07:38pm on October 15, 2016

    Speakers at a roundtable discussion in the capital on Saturday suggested forming the next Election Commission with competent and neutral persons through discussions with major political parties to restore people’s confidence in the constitutional body...

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    Khadiza to get justice quickly: Home minister

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 07:19pm on October 15, 2016

    Home minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Saturday said that stern actions will be taken against the culprit who attacked college student Khadiza Akhter Nargis recently...