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    HC verdict on appeals Aug 6

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on July 18, 2017

    The High Court Division on Monday set August 6 for giving it verdict on the death reference of the eight death sentence recipients in the sensational Biswajit Das murder and the appeals of 13 life-term convicts...

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    Cricketer Sunny granted bail

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 01:05pm on July 17, 2017

    A Dhaka court on Monday granted bail to national cricketer Arafat Sunny in a dowry case filed under the Women and Children Repression Prevention Act....

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    Second rice shipment from Vietnam arrives in Ctg

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 12:35pm on July 17, 2017

    The second shipment of 27,000 tonnes of rice from Vietnam reached Chittagong Port on Monday morning. A ship named MV Pax arrived at outer anchorage...

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    Fellow missing : JnU students stage demo

    JnU Correspondent | Updated at 11:45am on July 17, 2017

    The students of Jagannath University on Monday staged demonstrations on the campus, boycotting classes and examinations for recovering Sadekul Islam Milon, a third-year student of...

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    Man held with gold bars at Benapole

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 11:31am on July 17, 2017

    Customs Intelligence officials arrested a man along with six gold bars from no-man's land area at Benapole check post in Jessore on Monday morning. The...

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    2 killed in Khulna ‘gunfight’

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on July 18, 2017

    Two people were killed in a reported gunfight between police and miscreants in railway station area in Khulna Sadar early Monday. The deceased are Babu alias Guddu Babu, 35, of village Jandalia under Kathalia in Jhalakati and Md Al Mahmud, 24, of village Telikhali under Bhandaria in Pirojpur. ..

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    Elderly man drowns in Jessore

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 09:55am on July 17, 2017

    An elderly man drowned in a water body of village Rajganj of Monirampur in Jessore on Sunday night. Ain Uddin, in-charge of Rajganj Police Investigation...

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    Disciplinary rules for lower court judges next week: law minister

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 01:13am on July 17, 2017

    Law minister Anisul Huq told reporters Sunday that the disciplinary rules for the lower court judges would be published in the official gazette in the next week...

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    43pc women face harassment at hospitals: study

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:11am on July 17, 2017

    About 43 per cent women patients at public hospitals experience abuse by service providers, according to a study unveiled in Dhaka on Sunday. The study, conducted by ActionAid Bangladesh, on public services in response to violence against women and girls in public spaces also found that 30 per cent women experienced physical torture at police stations when they went there for lodging complaints...

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    Child from another Tripura village hospitalised with undiagnosed disease

    Nazim Uddin . Chittagong | Updated at 01:07am on July 17, 2017

    A child from another Tripura locality at Sitakunda upazila was hospitalised on Sunday taking to 85 the number of children hospitalised with the undiagnosed disease in the past five days...