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    Juba League leader hacked to death in Ctg

    Our Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 12:18am on May 09, 2017

    Miscreants hacked to death a leader of Juba League, the youth front of ruling Awami League, at Dakkhin Olinagar area of Mirsarai Upazila in Chittagong early on Monday....

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    EU hopes next general elections to be inclusive

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:16am on May 09, 2017

    European Union ambassador in Dhaka Pierre Mayadon on Monday hoped that the next general election in Bangladesh would be inclusive with participation of major political parties taking lessons from the last election....

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    More troops deployed as Canada braces for worse flooding

    Agence France-Presse . Montreal | Updated at 12:12am on May 09, 2017

    With heavy rains persisting and waters still rising over much of waterlogged eastern Canada, the nation’s military on Sunday tripled the number of troops urgently working to evacuate thousands of residents....

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    Tortured, abused females desperate to return home

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:09am on May 09, 2017

    Fatenur Begum, who went to Saudi Arabia in search of a better life, now finds life unbearable, being tortured and abused by her employer...

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    Family control over private banks to widen

    Mustafizur Rahman and AKM Zamir Uddin | Updated at 12:05am on May 09, 2017

    The cabinet on Monday approved a draft bill seeking amendment to the Bank Companies Act 1991 to allow four from a family to be bank directors which, according to experts, would widen family control on private commercial banks...

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    People don't want Singapore-like democracy: Fakhrul

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:45pm on May 08, 2017

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Monday claimed that people of Bangladesh do not want democracy like Singapore or Malyasia. He...

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    Hill people protest against Romel’s death

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 08:32pm on May 08, 2017

    At least 18 people were injured in Khagrachhari as members of army tried to obstruct ethnic minority people from demonstrating against the death of Romel...

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    Matia withdraws EPZ Labour bill

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:31pm on May 08, 2017

    Agriculture minister Matia Chowdhury, who is in-charge of Prime Minister’s Office in parliament, on Monday withdrew Bangladesh EPZ Labour Bill, 2016 from the house in...

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    AL didn't receive BNP's invitation to Vision 2030 launching

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:29pm on May 08, 2017

      The Awami League President's Office on Monday did not receive Bangladesh Nationalist Party’s invitation card for the launching the party's charter of 'Vision 2030'....

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    AL does not want to split BNP: Hasan Mahmud

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 07:20pm on May 08, 2017

    Awami League publicity and publications secretary Hasan Mahmud on Monday said Awami League did not want to split Bangladesh Nationalist Party, rather it wanted BNP's...