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    Prison van carrying 24 prisoners overturns in city

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:12pm on March 03, 2017

    A prison van carrying 24 prisoners overturned on Moghbazar-Mouchak flyover near Saat Rasta intersection in the city on Friday...

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    Blast leaves one dead in C’nawabganj cold storage

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 12:32pm on March 03, 2017

    A worker was killed and another injured when the compressor machine of a cold storage went off at Lalapur of Gomostapur upazila in...

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    Two killed in Sirajganj road accident

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 12:08pm on March 03, 2017

    Two people were killed and two others injured as a truck ran over a three-wheeler vehicle (locally known as van) on Bogra-Nagarbari Highway at...

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    Five war crimes suspects arrested in Khulna

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:35am on March 03, 2017

    Police arrested five war crimes suspects at Batiyaghata upazila in Khulna on Thursday night. The arrested were identified as Ashraf Sheikh, of village...

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    Neo-JMB ‘spiritual leader’ on seven-day remand

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:55am on March 03, 2017

    The Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrates Court on Friday granted a seven-day remand for Maulana Md Abul Kashem alias Boro Hujur, 60, a spiritual leader of banned extremist outfit...

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    Bangladesh to advance further in sports, hopes PM

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:34am on March 03, 2017

    Expressing her firm optimism that Bangladesh would further advance in games and sports, prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday assured that her government would do everything for its development.

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    Proposals for saving river Halda sent to PMO: fisheries minister

    Our Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 01:33am on March 03, 2017

    Fisheries and livestock minister Muhammed Sayedul Hoque said that his ministry had last week submitted recommendations to the Prime Minister’s Office for protecting the river Halda, the country’s lone natural spawning ground for freshwater carps...

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    Gaining public confidence a major challenge for EC: Ex-CEC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:30am on March 03, 2017

    Former chief election commissioner ATM Shamsul Huda on Thursday said that a major challenge for the newly constituted Election Commission was to gain public confidence...

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    Literary convention begins at RU

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 01:29am on March 03, 2017

    A two-day literary convention titled ‘Banglar Shahittya, Bangalir Shahittya’ begun on Rajshahi University campus on Thursday....

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    50th DU convocation tomorrow

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 01:11am on March 03, 2017

    The 50th convocation of Dhaka University will be held at the central playground of the university on Saturday....