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    Student’s death in road accident sparks protests

    Shahin Akhter and Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:03am on March 20, 2019

    Students of different private universities on Tuesday blocked Pragati Sarani in front of Jamuna Future Park at Bashundhara in the capital for about 12 hours...

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    Bhutanese PM to visit Bangladesh in April

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:10pm on March 19, 2019

    Bhutanese prime minister Lotay Tshering is expected to visit Bangladesh next month at the invitation of prime minister Sheikh Hasina to increase cooperation on trade,...

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    Rohingya lost generations struggle to study in Bangladesh camps

    Reuters . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 01:18am on March 19, 2019

    Sixteen-year-old Kefayat Ullah walked to his school in southern Bangladesh in late January, as he had done most days for the previous six years, to...

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    ACC moves HC today seeking ban on making film on Jahalam

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:14am on March 19, 2019

    The Anti-Corruption Commission would file an application in the High Court Division today seeking ban on making a film on 32-year old Jahalam who was...

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    RAJUK silent over shipping ministry’s request for sending magistrate

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 01:13am on March 19, 2019

    Rajdhani Unnayan Kartripakkha, RAJUK in short, has not yet responded to the shipping ministry’s request for the presence of its magistrate during Bangladesh Inland Water...

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    ACC confiscates DGHS accountant Afzal’s 5-storey building

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:45am on March 19, 2019

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Monday confiscated the assets of Afzal Hossain, an accountant of medical education department of the Directorate General of Health Services, on...

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    Journalist Shafiul Alam Raja laid to rest

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Rangpur | Updated at 12:42am on March 19, 2019

    Journalist and Bhawaiya artist Shafiul Alam Raja was laid to eternal rest at Khorkhoria Mandalpara Central Graveyard in Chilmari upazila of Kurigram on Monday afternoon.‘His...

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    1st death anniv of Rebeka Mohiuddin today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:42am on March 19, 2019

    The first death anniversary of renowned women’s rights activist Rebeka Mohiuddin will be observed today.She was the spouse of late Awami League acting president and...

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    Bangladesh rejects US report

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:35am on March 19, 2019

    Bangladesh rejected the US state department’s 2018 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices saying many things about Bangladesh mentioned in the report were ‘by and...

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    Serajul Islam Chy, Bulbul Sarwar nominated for IFIC Bank Literary Award

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:34am on March 19, 2019

    Dhaka University emeritus professor Serajul Islam Choudhury and writer Bulbul Sarwar have been nominated for the IFIC Bank Literary Award 2017....