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    CEC rejects TIB report on JS polls

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on January 17, 2019

    Chief election commissioner KM Nurul Huda on Wednesday rejected a study conducted by Transparency International Bangladesh that found the 11th parliamentary elections to be partially participatory, non-competitive, questionable and faulty....

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    Islami Andolan submits memo to president seeking re-election

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:23pm on January 16, 2019

    Islami Andolan Bangladesh on Wednesday handed over a memorandum to president Abdul Hamid on Wednesday seeking his intervention for cancellation of the results of 11th...

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    Gunmakers held in Jashore

    Our Correspondent . Jashore | Updated at 06:05pm on January 16, 2019

    A Jashore mobile court in a raid arrested three people for illegal gun making at Bhaturia in Jashore town on Wednesday.The arrested are Kamrul Islam,...

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    ‘Arrest business’ by police now order of the day: BNP  

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 04:42pm on January 16, 2019

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Wednesday alleged that the ‘arrest business’ by law enforcers has now become a regular practice...

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    Stay alert as Fakhrul is a reckless driver: Quader

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:31pm on January 16, 2019

    Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader on Wednesday compared Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir with a ‘reckless driver’ and called on...

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    Chattogram oil depot fire under control

    United News of Bangladesh . Chattogram | Updated at 04:06pm on January 16, 2019

    A fire broke out at an oil depot in Fouzdarhat Abdullahr Ghata in Sitakundu of Chattogram on Wednesday afternoon.Jashim Uddin, Chattogram divisional deputy assistant of...

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    20 missing in Meghna trawler capsize

    United News of Bangladesh . Munshiganj | Updated at 03:59pm on January 16, 2019

    At least 20 people went missing as a soil-laden trawler capsized in the River Meghna at Charjhapta in Munshiganj on Wednesday. Faruk Ahmed, UNO of...

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    HC clears way to hold DNCC by-election

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 03:49pm on January 16, 2019

    High Court division on Wednesday cleared the way for holding elections to Dhaka North City Corporation and Dhaka South City Corporation. The bench of justice...

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    Xulhaz-Tanoy murder key accused on three-day remand

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:10pm on January 16, 2019

    Counter Terrorism and Transnational Crime unit of the Dhaka Metropolitan Police on Wednesday said they arrested one of the main accused in a case filed...

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    Bullet-hit ‘drug peddler’ found dead in Satkhira

    United News of Bangladesh . Satkhira | Updated at 11:06am on January 16, 2019

    Police recovered bullet-hit body of a suspected drug peddler from Tetulia Biswashpara in Tala upazila of Satkhira early Wednesday. Deceased Maijuddin Ahmed Tulu, 40, was...