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    4 killed in incidents in Ctg

    United News of Bangladesh . Chittagong | Updated at 02:34am on September 23, 2017

    Four people were killed in incidents in the city and district on Friday. The victims were identified as Atal Talukdar, 35, a security guard of Chakbazar, painter Shahidul Islam, 30, hailed from Nangolcout upazila of Comilla, Mohammad Elahi, 40, hailed from Zoorumtal area of Sonaichhari under Sitakunda upazila and Monowara Begum, 35...

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    Poet Abu Hena Mustafa Kamal’s 28th death anniversary today

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 02:34am on September 23, 2017

    The 28th death anniversary of Abu Hena Mustafa Kamal, a poet, educationist, singer and composer, will be observed today...

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    Next general election in time, says Inu

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:32am on September 23, 2017

    Jatiya Samajtantrik Dal faction president Hasanul Haq Inu on Friday said the next general election would be held in time facing all crises like extremism and Rohingya influx...

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    Fresh efforts on to send workers to Sarawak in Malaysia

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 02:30am on September 23, 2017

    The government has taken fresh moves to send Bangladeshi workers to Sarawak province in Malaysia amid controversies over job security and adverse work environment there...

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    Govt tries to import rotten rice: Rizvi

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:29am on September 23, 2017

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party senior joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi on Friday complained that the government imported rotten rice from Thailand to mock at the hunger of people...

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    British delegation expected more from Suu Kyi

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:28am on September 23, 2017

    Visiting UK delegation of Conservative Friends of Bangladesh, led by Anne Main, MP, on Thursday termed Myanmar government’s crackdown against Rohingyas as ‘ethnic cleansing’, adding that they expected more from Aung San Suu Kyi’s speech to address the issue...

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    Hindus to help Rohingyas by cutting puja expenses

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:27am on September 23, 2017

    Bangladesh Puja Udjapan Parishad on Friday said the numbers Hindu worshipers were decreasing although the number of Puja mandaps is increasing...

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    5 of a family sustain burn injuries

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:27am on September 23, 2017

    Five members of a family suffered burn injuries in an explosion at Shyampur in Dhaka on early Friday. The deceased Enayet Karim, 40, his wife Mariam Begum, 30, and their three children — Anny, 6, Habiba, 4, and Jubayer Hossain Faruk, 2, were undergoing treatment at the burn unit of Dhaka Medical College Hospital, said Bacchu Miah, police camp in-charge of DMCH...

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    Manik Mia Avenue will be car-free on first Friday of every month : OQ

    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....

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    Protesters urge strong int’l initiative for repatriation of Rohingyas

    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...