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    PDB likely to award 9 power plants soon

    Manjurul Ahsan | Updated at 12:23am on January 09, 2017

    State-run Power Development Board is likely to award contracts on build-own-and-operate basis nine furnace oil-fired power plants to private companies through bidding at different locations across the country, with a combined generation capacity of 1,028 MW...

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    Why Rangpur Sugar Mills MD not be sued for destroying evidence: HC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:53pm on January 08, 2017

    The High Court on Sunday issued a rule asking the authorities concerned to explain why reluctance to take action against Rangpur Sugar Mills managing director...

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    Six snatchers held with 90 laptops

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 05:50pm on January 08, 2017

    Detectives in separate drives arrested six muggers along with 90 laptops from the city on...

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    Capital’s 15 top schools under ACC scanner

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 04:35pm on January 09, 2017

    Capital’s 15 well known primary and secondary schools are facing inquiry by the Anti-Corruption Commission over alleged corruption and other irregularities in student enrolment...

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    Govt in dilemma to implement women’s basic rights: Mahila Parishad

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 04:31pm on January 08, 2017

    Leaders of Bangladesh Mahila Parishad on Sunday expressed their concern as the Awami League-led government remained in dilemma...

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    Reopening of Malaysian labour market depends on its government: minister

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 02:45pm on January 08, 2017

    Expatriates welfare and overseas employment minister Nurul Islam on Sunday said that the reopening of Malaysian labour market for...

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    Sirajganj prisoner dies in hospital

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 02:11pm on January 08, 2017

    A prisoner of Sirajganj jail died on Sunday at Sirajganj General Hospital. The dead is identified as Majed Ali, 45, of village Reshombari at...

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    HC summons two cops for torturing youth in custody

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 02:03pm on January 08, 2017

    The High Court on Sunday summoned two police personnel of Jessore Kotwali police station to explain personally that why they tortured inhumanly...

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    MP Liton murder: Six Jamaat men on seven-day remands

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 01:27pm on January 08, 2017

    An additional chief judicial magistrates’ court in Gaibandha on Sunday approved seven-day remands for each of six suspects in connection with...

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    Former upazila chairman held over MP Liton murder

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 12:55pm on January 08, 2017

    Police arrested former chairman of Sundarganj upazila parishad, Ahsan Habib Masud, in connection with the killing of Gaibandha-1 lawmaker...