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    HC to hear writ on MPs' oath legality Jan 31

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:12pm on January 21, 2019

    High Court on Monday set January 31 for hearing a writ petition that challenged the legality of 300 members of parliament holding office before the...

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    Nazmul Huda gets bail in graft case

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:28am on January 21, 2019

    The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court on Monday granted bail to former minister Nazmul Huda in a graft case. A four member bench led...

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    ‘Drug peddler’ killed in Cox’s Bazar ‘gunfight’

    Our Correspondent . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 03:39pm on January 21, 2019

    A suspected drug peddler died in a reported gunfight with Teknaf police at Damdamia flood control embankment of Hnila in Cox’s Bazar on...

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    Two die, 30 injured in Lakshmipur, Jhenaidah road accidents

    Our Correspondents | Updated at 03:01pm on January 21, 2019

    Two persons died and 30 more sustained injuries in separate road accidents in Lakshmipur and Jhenaidah on Monday. In Lakshmipur, in separate...

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    72 shanties burned in N’ganj slum fire

    United News of Bangladesh . Narayanganj | Updated at 11:21am on January 21, 2019

    At least 72 shanties were burned in a fire that broke out at Chandmari slum in Fatulla of Narayanganj early Monday.Narayanganj fire service sources said...

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    Coaching centres closed in Jan 27-Feb 27: minister

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on January 21, 2019

    Education minister Dipu Moni on Sunday said that coaching centres across the country would remain closed for a month from January 27 to prevent leak of question papers during Secondary School Certificate and equivalent examinations....

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    Bangladesh has the answer to polythene menace

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 06:03pm on January 20, 2019

    Polythene bags are everywhere - literally - and the world is not sure how to deal with them. Shopping bags made from polythene have become...

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    Fugitive accused arrested, remanded in custody

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:11am on January 20, 2019

    The Rapid Action Battalion announced on Sunday that it arrested a fugitive accused in Holey Artisan attack case in a drive at Tongi, on the...