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    Bangladesh warns Myanmar against provocative acts

    United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 08:53pm on September 15, 2017

    Bangladesh has strongly protested the instances of violation of its airspace by Myanmar military drones and helicopters on September 10, 12 and 14...

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    DU Ga unit entry test held

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:16pm on September 15, 2017

    The written test for admission into first-year honours for the session 2017-2018 under Ga unit of the University of Dhaka was held...

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    Section 144 imposed at Ghatail as AL factions face off

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 12:20pm on September 15, 2017

    Local administration imposed Section 144 in Hamidpur bus stand and its adjacent areas under Ghatail upazila in Tangail Friday to avert...

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    Two killed in Tangail, Magura road accidents

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05pm on September 15, 2017

    Two people were killed and three others injured in separate road accidents in Tangail and Magura on Friday. In Tangail, a driver of...

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    India supports Bangladesh’s stance over Rohingya issue, Sushma tells Hasina

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 09:25am on September 15, 2017

    Indian minister for external affairs Sushma Swaraj on Thursday night expressed her government’s full support to Bangladesh’s stance over Rohingya issue...

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    Dwijen Sharma dies

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 16, 2017

    Eminent naturalist Professor Dwijen Sharma died at a Dhaka city hospital early Friday. He was 88. He breathed his last around 3:50am at Square Hospital, Moumi Shahrma, a close relative of Dwijen, told New Age, adding that his body was at the hospital’s mortuary...

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    Myanmar photographers denied bail

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:42am on September 15, 2017

    A judicial magistrate court in Cox’s Bazar on Thursday rejected a bail petition of Myanmar photographers Minzayar Oo and Hkun Lat Dumhpau, who were held for breaching the foreigners act and providing false information in Bangladesh...

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    BB asks bkash to close 6 lakh illegal accounts, suspend 2,887 agents

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:38am on September 15, 2017

    Bangladesh Bank on Thursday directed BRAC Bank and its subsidiary company bkash Limited to suspend the activities of its 2,887 agents with a view to tackling money laundering and terrorist financing...

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    Army engaged to monitor relief for Rohingyas

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:34am on September 15, 2017

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday told the parliament that the government engaged army to monitor international relief activities for the Rohingyas who entered Bangladesh fleeing violence in Myanmar...

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    6 Bangladeshis arrested in Malaysia

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:40am on September 15, 2017

    At least six Bangladeshis including two young women were arrested by the Malaysian police with other foreign nationals from a spa located in a hotel in its capital, according to a report of The Star, a Malaysian newspaper...