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    Security beefed up across country before polls schedule announcement

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:41pm on November 08, 2018

    Law enforcement agencies on Thursday beefed up security measures across the country ahead of the declaration of the upcoming national polls schedule by the chief...

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    Dhaka-Panchagarh direct train from Nov 10

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 06:28pm on November 08, 2018

    Direct train services on Panchagarh-Dhaka route is scheduled to be launched on November 10, aiming to ease communications with the country's Northern district. At present Drutajan...

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    Jukta Front for holding election on December 30

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 06:03pm on November 08, 2018

    Jukta Front, led by Badruddoza Chowdhury, on Thursday night demanded that the 11th parliamentary elections be held on December 30 instead of December 23.He also...

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    Eight banned NGO staff held over ‘extremism link’

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:13pm on November 08, 2018

    The Counter Terrorism and Transnational Crime unit of Dhaka Metropolitan Police arrested eight employees of a banned non-governmental organisation from its Mirpur DOHS office in...

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    Govt playing ‘nasty game’ over Khaleda’s life: BNP

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 04:32pm on November 08, 2018

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Thursday alleged that its chairperson Khaleda Zia was shifted to jail again violating the High Court's directive for her treatment and...

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    PM urges BGB to free B’desh from drug, extremism

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 04:22pm on November 08, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday urged the Bangladesh Border Guard to work with utmost honesty and sincerity to free the country from the onslaughts...

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    Comilla univ admission tests start tomorrow

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 02:21pm on November 08, 2018

    The undergraduate admission tests for the academic session 2018-19 at Comilla University will begin on Friday, with 61 candidates vying for each seat. Admission test...

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    29 Malaysia-bound Rohingyas rescued from sea

    United News of Bangladesh . Cox's Bazar | Updated at 01:55pm on November 08, 2018

    Members of Bangladesh Coast Guard rescued 33 people including 29 Rohingyas from a trawler in the Bay of Bengal on Wednesday night. On a tip-off,...

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    Dhaka Lit Fest begins

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:25pm on November 08, 2018

    The eighth edition of Dhaka Literary Festival kicked off amid fanfare and colour on Thursday at Bangla Academy with attendance of local and foreign authors,...

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    Khaleda back in jail after hearing

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:21pm on November 08, 2018

    Jailed Bangladesh nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia was taken to the old Dhaka Central Jail again on Thursday from Bangabndhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University hospital.The...