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    Transgender community team meets with PM

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:54am on September 17, 2018

    A five-member delegation of the transgender community on Sunday met with prime minister Sheikh Hasina to express their gratitude to her for recognising them as the third gender....

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    President for enhancing professional skills of lawyers

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:49am on September 17, 2018

    President Abdul Hamid on Sunday urged the members of Bangladesh Bar Council to take steps for enhancing the professional skills of lawyers....

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    JU teachers’ faction demand cancellation of probe body

    JU Correspondent | Updated at 12:46am on September 17, 2018

    A faction of the Awami League-backed teachers of Jahangirnagar University demonstrated in front of the vice-chancellor’s office on the campus on Sunday demanding that a body formed to probe allegations against fellow colleagues be dropped....

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    BCL attacks AL nomination seeker’s procession in Rajshahi

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 12:43am on September 17, 2018

    A faction of leaders and activists of Bangladesh Chhatra League Godagari upazila unit allegedly attacked vehicle procession of AL Tanore unit president Golam Rabbani at Godagari upazila in Rajshahi on Saturday, leaving at least thirteen activists and leaders injured....

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    Election to be held timely, fairly, says Gowher Rizvi

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:40am on September 17, 2018

    Prime minister’s international affairs adviser Gowher Rizvi on Sunday said that the next general elections would be held fairly and timely without creating any impediment to any political party.....

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    Former lawmaker Shah Aziz dies

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 12:32am on September 17, 2018

    Freedom fighter Shah Azizur Rahman, also a former member of the parliament elected from Sylhet-2 constituency, died at a hospital in Sylhet city on Sunday....

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    M SAM Mannan passes away in Texas

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:30am on September 17, 2018

    M SAM Mannan, a former Regents Professor of chemical engineering at Texas A&M University and director of the Mary Kay O’Connor Process Safety Centre, passed away on September 11 in Texas of United States, according to a message received in Dhaka on Sunday....

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    Bangladesh mission opens control room in Libya

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:30am on September 17, 2018

    Bangladesh embassy in Tripoli opened a round the clock control room for giving assistance to expatriate Bangladeshi there as the Libyan government declared the State of Alert in all its security units....

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    JS body for procuring quality larvicide

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:28am on September 17, 2018

    The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Local Government, Rural Development and Co-operatives Ministry on Sunday recommended the two Dhaka city corporations to procure quality larvicide to eradicate mosquito menace in the city....

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    Medicines seized at Shahjalal Airport

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:27am on September 17, 2018

    Customs Intelligence officials on Sunday seized a consignment of illegally imported medicines, worth around Tk 1 crore, at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport....