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    RAJUK silent over shipping ministry’s request for sending magistrate

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 01:13am on March 19, 2019

    Rajdhani Unnayan Kartripakkha, RAJUK in short, has not yet responded to the shipping ministry’s request for the presence of its magistrate during Bangladesh Inland Water...

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    ACC confiscates DGHS accountant Afzal’s 5-storey building

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:45am on March 19, 2019

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Monday confiscated the assets of Afzal Hossain, an accountant of medical education department of the Directorate General of Health Services, on...

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    Journalist Shafiul Alam Raja laid to rest

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Rangpur | Updated at 12:42am on March 19, 2019

    Journalist and Bhawaiya artist Shafiul Alam Raja was laid to eternal rest at Khorkhoria Mandalpara Central Graveyard in Chilmari upazila of Kurigram on Monday afternoon.‘His...

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    1st death anniv of Rebeka Mohiuddin today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:42am on March 19, 2019

    The first death anniversary of renowned women’s rights activist Rebeka Mohiuddin will be observed today.She was the spouse of late Awami League acting president and...

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    Bangladesh rejects US report

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:35am on March 19, 2019

    Bangladesh rejected the US state department’s 2018 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices saying many things about Bangladesh mentioned in the report were ‘by and...

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    Serajul Islam Chy, Bulbul Sarwar nominated for IFIC Bank Literary Award

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:34am on March 19, 2019

    Dhaka University emeritus professor Serajul Islam Choudhury and writer Bulbul Sarwar have been nominated for the IFIC Bank Literary Award 2017....

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    Sheikh Mujib respected others’ opinions

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:32am on March 19, 2019

    Politicians, lawyers and journalists said on Monday that Bangladesh’s founding president Sheikh Mujibur Rahman respected others opinions and upheld human dignity....

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    36 gold bars seized, 2 female crew members held at Dhaka airport

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:30am on March 19, 2019

    Customs officials detained two female crew members of Saudi Arabian Airlines in possession of 36 gold bars at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka early Monday....

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    Around 15 lakh cancer patients in Bangladesh: report

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:30am on March 19, 2019

    There were around 15 lakh cancer patients in Bangladesh now with 1.5 lakh people being affected by the disease every year, according to the international cancer research centre, Globocan....

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    Greens want govt to publicise actions on protecting Sunderbans

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:27am on March 19, 2019

    Ahead of the 43rd session of World Heritage Committee, the National Committee for Saving the Sundarbans have come forward with a demand that the government should make public the report on its protection measures taken so far for the Sunderbans....