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    IU teacher demoted, two others punished over question paper leakage

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 11:35am on July 21, 2017

    The authorities of Islamic University in Kushtia have demoted one of its teachers and discontinued annual salary increments for two others as part of punishment in connection with their involvement into the question paper leakage of F unit admission test under its 2016-17 academic session...

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    Lightning strike kills two farmers in Jhenaidah

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 01:50pm on July 21, 2017

    Two farmers were killed and another one was injured after they were struck by lightning at village Harihara of Sailkupa upazila in Jhenaidah on Friday morning...

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    Cop’s wife found dead in Jessore

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 10:55am on July 21, 2017

    The wife of a police member was found dead in their house near Rod Factory at Ragurampur on the suburb of Jessore town on Thursday...

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    Day labourer slaughtered in Jessore

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 01:20pm on July 21, 2017

    Miscreants slaughtered a day labourer at village Narendrapur in Jessore sadar early Friday...

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    Heavy rain causes flooding in parts of Feni, Chittagong

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:15am on July 22, 2017

    At least 59 people were killed in flood-related accidents since July 1, after floods swept across a dozen northern and northeastern districts of the country...

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    B’desh national picked up from Naogaon border

    United News of Bangladesh . Naogaon | Updated at 12:15am on July 22, 2017

    The Indian Border Security Force picked up a Bangladeshi national from Hapania border point of Sapahar upazila in Naogaon early Friday...

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    Fire at DU VC’s residence

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:15am on July 22, 2017

    A fire broke out at the residence of Dhaka University vice-chancellor AAMS Arefin Siddique on Friday morning. The fire originated from a short circuit at about 9:00am, said Ziaur Rahman, a telephone operator of Fire Service and Civil Defence control room...

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    Yet another landslide claims five in Ctg

    Nazim Uddin . Chittagong | Updated at 12:15am on July 22, 2017

    Five members of a family, including three children, died in a fresh landslide triggered by heavy rain at Jungle Salimpur of Sitakunda in Chittagong early Friday...

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    BCL leader among 5 RU students sent to jail for proxy in exam

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 12:57am on July 21, 2017

    A Rajshahi court on Wednesday sent five students of Rajshahi University, including a leader of Bangladesh Chhatra League, to jail for giving proxy in the degree final examinations under national university...

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    EC secretary transferred after nine months in office

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:55am on July 21, 2017

    The government on Thursday transferred Election Commission secretary M Abdullah to industries ministry after nine months of assuming office. The government made Dhaka divisional commissioner Helaluddin Ahmed acting secretary to the Election Commission, according to a public administration ministry order...