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    Man to die for killing two wives

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 06:33pm on August 22, 2017

    A Rangpur court on Tuesday handed down death sentence to man for killing his two wives. The district and sessions judge, Humayun Kabir, handed...

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    Labour law reform meeting calls for freedom of association

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:15pm on August 22, 2017

    Rights activists at a consultation on Tuesday called for a uniform law which would also include workers at export processing zones who are at present...

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    JS to go into session Sept 10

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 23, 2017

    The 17th session of the current 10th Jatiya Sangsad will begin on September 10. President Abdul Hamid summoned the session exercising his power bestowed upon him by article 72 (1) of the constitution, said a parliament secretariat press statement on Tuesday...

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    BNP to give reaction to PM’s remarks on CJ this evening

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 03:02pm on August 22, 2017

    In the wake of chief justice SK Sinha’s criticism by the prime minister Sheikh Hasina, BNP convened an emergency press conference this...

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    PM gives assistance to six arson attack victims’ families

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:41pm on August 22, 2017

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday gave financial assistance of Tk 30 lakh to the families of six victims of BNP-Jamaat...

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    HC grants bail to Apan Jewellers chief Gulzar Ahmed

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:52pm on August 22, 2017

    The High Court on Tuesday granted anticipatory bail to Apan Jewellers owner Gulzar Ahmed and two other its officials - Dildar Ahmed Selim and Azad Ahmed in...

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    SC stays HC order over law secy’s contractual appointment

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05am on August 23, 2017

    The Appellate Division of Supreme Court on Tuesday stayed for eight weeks the High Court that stayed for three months the contractual appointment of ASSM Zahirul Haque as secretary to law and justice division of law, justice and parliamentary affairs ministry...

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    Five killed as two buses collide in Pabna

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 11:37am on August 22, 2017

    Five people were killed and at least ten others injured in a head-on collision between two buses in Chinakhara area of Santhia in...

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    Crime suspect killed in city ‘gunfight’

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 10:17am on August 22, 2017

    A suspected criminal was killed in a reported gunfight with detectives in Jurain graveyard area in the city early Tuesday. The deceased, aged around 30,...

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    Deaths for Tarek Sayeed, Noor Hossain, 13 others upheld

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:05am on August 23, 2017

    The High Court Division on Tuesday upheld death sentences of local Awami League leader Noor Hossain and the Rapid Action Battalion’s 14 men for brutally murdering seven people in Narayanganj in April 2014...