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    BNP may be asked to leave Jamaat: Kamal

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

    Jatiya Oikya Front convener and Gono Forum president Dr Kamal Hossain said on Saturday that the Bangladesh Nationalist Party might be asked leave the Jamaat-e-Islami....

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    PM to exchange post-poll greetings with parties

    Moloy Saha | Updated at 12:13am on January 13, 2019

    Prime minister and Awami League president Sheikh Hasina will exchange greetings with political leaders, who took part in the pre-election dialogues, at her official residence Ganabhaban....

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    A hidden wound that bleeds

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:01am on January 13, 2019

    Scattered across newspaper pages and often glossed over with cold indifference, the handful of incidents of corporal punishment in educational institutes are far from reflecting the grim picture of torture and humiliation students are often made to endure....

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    AL’s vote margin disproves opposition’s ‘rigging’ claim: Joy

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on January 13, 2019

    Prime minister’s ICT affairs adviser Sajeeb Wajed Joy has called ‘mathematically impossible’ the opposition claims of vote rigging in view of the margin of votes that offered Awami League the landslide victory in the December 30 elections....

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    Land minister asks all officers to submit wealth info by Feb 28

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:00pm on January 12, 2019

        Staff Correspondent………Chattogram…...Ferdous   Land minister Saifuzzaman Chowdhury on Saturday ordered all officials of land ministry from grassroots to ministry to submit their assets...

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    Locals block Dhaka-Chattogram Highway in Munshiganj

    Our Correspondent . Munshiganj | Updated at 01:52pm on January 12, 2019

    Locals at Baushia in Gazaria of Munshiganj blockaded Dhaka-Chattogram Highway on Saturday demanding punishment for the killers of college student Rifat Dewan. Later, Gazaria UP...

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    Road Transport Act in effect, says Quader

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:14pm on January 12, 2019

    Road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader on Saturday said that the Road Transport Act be in effect from Saturday. While inspecting a drive of...

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    Rail link from Dhaka disrupted for five hours

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:10pm on January 12, 2019

    Railway communications between Dhaka and rest of the country were partially disrupted for more than five hours on Saturday after two passenger trains hit a...

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    Workers’ unrest continues, 80 factories closed

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on January 13, 2019

    Production at over 80 apparel factories were suspended for Saturday at Ashulia, Gazipur and in the capital as thousands of workers held demonstrations blocking roads to press their demand for wage hike....

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    ‘Drug peddler’ Rohingyas killed in gunfight, 40,000 yaba seized

    Our Correspondent . Cox's Bazar | Updated at 11:53am on January 12, 2019

    Police recovered bullet-hit bodies of two suspected drug peddlers from Hnila in Teknaf Cox’s Bazar on Saturday morning. Pradip Kumar Das, officer-in-charge of Teknaf police...