Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:25am on September 23, 2017
The road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader on Friday said Manik Mia Avenue will be restricted for private cars on the first Friday of every month....
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:22am on September 23, 2017
Different political and social organisations on Friday protested at the ongoing persecution of Rohingya people in their homeland Myanmar and demanded their safe repatriation from Bangladesh...
United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:21am on September 23, 2017
Ministry of Shipping has initiated a move to set up a Surface Water Treatment Plant at Mongla Port spending Tk 2,533 crore to cope with the massive development activities centring the port...
Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 02:14am on September 23, 2017
Around 15,000 workers of newly relocated tannery industries at Savar continued to work amid occupational hazards as they did at Hazaribagh....
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:43am on September 23, 2017
The Permanent Peoples Tribunal’s on Friday found the State of Myanmar guilty of the crime of genocide against the Kachin people and other Muslim groups, including the Rohingyas, reports Malaysian newspaper New Straits Times...
Our Correspondent . Jessore | Updated at 12:42am on September 23, 2017
The Border Guard Bangladesh arrested two listed drug peddlers along with 324 bottles of Phensedyl, and one kilogram of cannabis, at Barni frontier under Chaugachha police station on early Friday, said a BGB press release...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:40am on September 23, 2017
A fresh rise in the water levels of the Teesta and the Brahmaputra rivers resulted in inundating low lying areas in Lalmonirhat on Friday, confirms Bangladesh Water Development Board...
Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:26am on September 23, 2017
The Department of Environment is acting against the government policy as it continues to encourage topsoil consuming brick production at the cost of fertility of cropland. ..
Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 01:35am on September 23, 2017
Caesarean section, a surgical operation for delivering a child by cutting through the wall of the abdomen of mothers with delivery complications, is being misused predominantly in absence of any guideline or labour room protocol in Bangladesh. ..
United News of Bangladesh . Sylhet | Updated at 12:14am on September 23, 2017
Expressing concern over the Rohingya crisis, visiting UK prime minister’s trade envoy Rushanara Ali, MP, stressed the need for mounting international pressure on Myanmar army to solve the problem...