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    Enforcement of laws demanded to protect rivers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:46am on June 27, 2019

    The enforcement of laws by the concerned government officials was demanded to protect the rivers from widespread encroachment and pollution at a workshop organised by...

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    Heavy rain inundates parts of Sylhet

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 01:43am on June 27, 2019

    Residents of Sylhet city experienced huge sufferings on Wednesday as many areas were submerged by rainwater following heavy rain over the day and due to...

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    Probe reports not submitted yet, compensations announced

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:33am on June 27, 2019

    Two committees formed by the railways authorities to probe the recent fatal rail accident in Moulavibazar could not submit reports by the deadline expired on...

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    Criminal investigation violates constitution: Shahdeen

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:18am on June 27, 2019

    Jurist Shahdeen Malik on Wednesday said that the criminal investigation system was running in violation of the constitution as individuals were being forced to testify...

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    8th death anniv of Shafiur today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:13am on June 27, 2019

    The eighth anniversary of death of Shafiur Rahman, a pioneer of the movement for promotion of classical music in Bangladesh, will be observed today. He...

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    Proposed budget to serve purposes of rich: RWP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:11am on June 27, 2019

    The Revolutionary Workers Party of Bangladesh on Wednesday rejected the proposed budget for fiscal year 2019-20 which was paced in parliament on June 13.The party...

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    BSS CNE Anisur Rahman’s mother dies

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:10am on June 27, 2019

    Amena Khatun, wife of late Azizur Rahman, a retired joint secretary of the government, died at the National Institute of the Cardiovascular Diseases (NICVD) Hospital...

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    Boy found dead in Natore

    United News of Bangladesh . Natore | Updated at 01:10am on June 27, 2019

    A 12-year-old boy was found dead beside his house at Doulatpur village in Baraigram upazila on Wednesday.The deceased was identified as Hasan, 12, son of...

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    BNP allies to launch prog for Khaleda’s release

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:02am on June 27, 2019

    Several political parties belonging to the Bangladesh Nationalist Party-led alliance are likely to launch a programme to realise demands including release of BNP chief Khaleda...

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    Narrowing income inequality appears a far cry   

    Shakhawat Hossain     | Updated at 01:00am on June 27, 2019

    The government target to narrow the income inequality among the population, measured by Gini coefficient, to 0.45 per cent from 0.48 per cent looks almost...