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    Four killed in ‘gunfights’

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:42am on May 20, 2019

    Four people were killed in reported incidents of gunfights with law enforcers in Dhaka, Chattogram and Cumilla on Monday. In Dhaka, the Rapid Action Battalion...

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    Juba League leader shot dead in Rangamati

    Our Correspondent . Rangamati | Updated at 11:50am on May 20, 2019

    A local leader of Juba League, ruling Awami League-backed youth organisation, was shot dead by unidentified assailants in Bangalhalia of Rajasthali upazila on Sunday night.The...

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    Manna declines Tarique’s proposal to join BNP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:21pm on May 20, 2019

    A BNP leader seeking a reserved female seat in the parliament on Monday submitted nomination paper while the party is likely to contest the by-polls...

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    Form panels to prevent chemical use in fruits: HC

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 03:38pm on May 20, 2019

    The High Court on Monday directed the authorities concerned to constitute committees to monitor fruit markets and warehouses across the country so that chemicals are...

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    Schoolboy’s floating body found in Buriganga

    | Updated at 01:59pm on May 20, 2019

    The body of a schoolboy, who ‘jumped’ into the River Buriganga after being rebuked by his father on Saturday night, was recovered from the...

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    PM reshuffles cabinet 5 months after taking office

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:01pm on May 19, 2019

    Five months after taking office, the prime minister, in a move to reorganise her cabinet on Sunday, curtailed the portfolios of two ministers and designated...

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    HC strikes down minimum age fixed for freedom fighters by amending law

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 04:14pm on May 19, 2019

    The High Court on Sunday struck down fixing freedom fighters’ minimum age by the government as ‘unconstitutional’.The court also struck down the stipulation of the...

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    I would now play my 2nd innings: Obaidul

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:09pm on May 19, 2019

    After joining office about a hiatus of two and a half months, road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader on Sunday said now he would...