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    2 get life term for rape, murder

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 12:22am on July 15, 2019

    A Barishal court on Sunday awarded two men to life term imprisonment for violating and strangling a Class VI girl in 2012. Women and Children Repression Prevention Tribunal Judge Abu Shamim Azad passed the order...

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    More than a million affected by floods

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:18am on July 15, 2019

    Hundreds of thousands of flood victims are passing their days half-fed or without food as relief supplies sent to flood affected districts fell far short...

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    Municipal staff on indefinite sit-in

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:17am on July 15, 2019

    Bangladesh Pourasabha Service Association on Sunday launched its indefinite sit-in in front of National Press Club in Dhaka to press its three-point charter of demands including payment of...

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    3 more killed in landslides

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:13am on July 15, 2019

    Three people including a couple were buried alive between Saturday night and early Sunday as heavy rains triggered landslides in Bandarban and Cox’s Bazar. Landslides...

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    ICC team due tomorrow to probe Myanmar crimes against Rohingyas

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:04am on July 15, 2019

    A team of investigators of the International Criminal court is due in Dhaka Tuesday to prepare for the preliminary probe into crimes committed against minority...

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    S Korea to consider duty-free access of Bangladeshi products

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 08:48pm on July 14, 2019

    South Korean prime minister Lee Nak-yon on Sunday assured Bangladesh of considering duty-free quota-free market access for all Bangladeshi products to their market as the...

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    HC orders retest in 4 labs as BSTI lacks capacity

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 07:31pm on July 14, 2019

    The High Court on Sunday directed the Bangladesh Standards and Testing Institution to arrange a fresh test on 14 brands of pasteurised milk at four...

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    HC asks mayors to stamp out aedes mosquitoes in 24 hours  

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:09pm on July 14, 2019

    The High Court Division on Sunday asked two mayors of the capital and the government to stamp out aedes mosquitos in 24 hours. A bench...

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    11 dists get new SPs, DMP gets new faces 

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:57pm on July 14, 2019

    THE home ministry on Sunday transferred 26 officers holding the ranks of superintendent of police and changed SPs of 11 districts. Among the new postings of the officers recruited between...

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    Dhaka, Seoul sign three instruments

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 06:52pm on July 14, 2019

    Bangladesh and South Korea on Sunday signed three instruments on strengthening cooperation in the areas of investment, culture and diplomatic training. The instruments were inked...