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    ‘Robber’ killed in ‘gunfight’ with police

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:19am on January 12, 2019

    A suspected robber was killed in a ‘gunfight’ with police in Gajaria area of Bajitpur in Kishoreganj early Friday....

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    Youth confesses to torching Pallabi AL election camp

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 01:18am on January 12, 2019

    A youth on Friday reportedly confessed to setting fire to an Awami League election camp at Pallabi in Dhaka....

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    ‘Drug addict’ friend hacks man to death

    United News of Bangladesh . Chapainawabganj | Updated at 01:17am on January 12, 2019

    A young man was hacked to death allegedly by his friend in Rohanpur municipality area of Gomastapur upazila of Chapainawabganj on Friday afternoon apparently for not accepting his proposal to get involved in drug peddling....

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    Another suspect arrested

    Our Correspondent . Noakhali | Updated at 01:17am on January 12, 2019

    Detectives early Friday arrested another suspect from Gouripur in Cumilla in the case of gang rape of a woman at Subarnachar in Noakhali, allegedly by ruling Awami League activists for casting her vote for Bangladesh Nationalist Party on December 30 general election....

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    Govt decides to ensure due respect for migrant workers at airports

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 01:16am on January 12, 2019

    The government has decided to ensure the country’s migrant workers’ harassment-free departure and arrival at international airports of Bangladesh....

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    Dipu Moni warns edu institutions against charging extra fees

    United News of Bangladesh . Chandpur | Updated at 01:15am on January 12, 2019

    Newly-appointed education minister Dipu Moni said that strict measures would be taken against educational institutions if they charged students extra fees....

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    Politician Syed Ashraful Islam remembered

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:11am on January 12, 2019

    Politicians on Friday at a commemoration meeting of former Awami League general secretary Syed Ashraful Islam said that implementation of his ideals would be the best way to show respect to him....

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    Experts suggest Delta Plan 2100 faults to be rectified

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:05am on January 12, 2019

    Experts from a wide range of disciplines gathered at a special conference in Dhaka on Friday demanding review of the Delta Plan 2100 for its potential harmful consequences on environment, ecosystem and livelihood....

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    UN HR expert Lee to visit Rohingya camps soon

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:55am on January 12, 2019

    The United Nations special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Myanmar Yanghee Lee will visit Bangladesh soon to see the Rohingya situation in Cox’s Bazar district amid Myanmar’s continued denial to give her access to Rakhine state....

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    LDA candidates want re-polls to 11th JS

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:40am on January 12, 2019

    The December 30 polls contestants of Left Democratic Alliance, giving testimony during a ‘mass hearing’ in Dhaka on Friday, said no free and fair election was possible under the incumbent government...