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    Zahid for creating awareness to check kidney disease

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:05am on April 20, 2019

    Health and family welfare minister Zahid Maleque on Friday emphasised on creating awareness to prevent kidney diseases.He said, ‘Unhealthy lifestyle leads to increase in kidney...

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    Hasina asks central AL leaders to beef up party grassroots

    Moloy Saha | Updated at 01:04am on April 20, 2019

    Prime minister and Awami League president Sheikh Hasina on Friday instructed the central leaders of the party to take immediate steps for strengthening the grassroots organisations of the party....

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    Minor boy killed in B’baria road crash

    United News of Bangladesh . Brahmanbaria | Updated at 01:02am on April 20, 2019

    A minor boy was killed and four others injured in a head-on collision between an auto-rickshaw and a truck on the Dhaka-Sylhet highway at Ramail...

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    Teenage girl raped after abduction

    Our Correspondent . Tangail | Updated at 01:00am on April 20, 2019

    A teenage girl, who came to visit her father’s ancestral home in Gopalpur upazila of Tangail, was raped after abduction allegedly by one of her...

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    Experts call for emphasis on labour migration issues

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:58am on April 20, 2019

    In Brunei, a large number of workers from Bangladesh are facing problems including non-availability of their jobs after arrival with employment visas, according to Bangladesh...

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    Youth gets life for possessing heroin in Rajshahi

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Rajshahi | Updated at 12:46am on April 20, 2019

    A trial court here on Thursday sentenced a drug peddler to life in prison as the court found him guilty of possessing 100 grams of...

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    Unrest hampers academic environment at public univs

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:33am on April 20, 2019

    Unrest at different public universities across the country is hampering academic environment severely while educationists blamed weak administration and lack of moral strength and tolerance...

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    Culture of impunity blamed for increase in child rape in Bangladesh

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:26am on April 20, 2019

    Prevailing culture of impunity, social attitude towards girls and women and indifference of government agencies are the main causes behind the increasing rate of rape...

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    Loan sharks prey on people affected by disasters in Bangladesh

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:21am on April 20, 2019

    Mohammad Babul of Matibhanga, Kuakata, Patuakhali, could not come out of the debt in which he was trapped 12 years back after Sidr lashed the Bangladesh coast....

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    Rohingyas must go back: Bangladesh PM

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:39pm on April 19, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday reiterated her firm stance on Rohingya repatriation, saying the forcibly displaced Myanmar nationals must go back to their homeland...