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    Cops foil fair poll march

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:50am on September 21, 2018

    At least 50 leaders and activists of Left Democratic Alliance were injured on Thursday as police foiled a programme of the alliance to besiege the Election Commission to press their demands for a free and fair national election....

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    PM to place fresh specific proposals for Rohingya repatriation: FM

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 21, 2018

    Foreign minister AH Mahmood Ali on Thursday said that prime minister Sheikh Hasina would place ‘specific proposals’ for a solution to Rohingya crisis in the 73rd UN General Assembly in continuation of five-point proposal she placed in the same forum in 2017....

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    Road accidents kill three in Cumilla, Khulna

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:34pm on September 20, 2018

    Three people, including a septuagenarian man, were killed in separate road accidents in Cumilla and Khulna on Thursday. In Cumilla, the driver of a Chattogram-bound...

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    15-km tailback on Dhaka-Chattogram Highway

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:49am on September 20, 2018

    Hundreds of passengers were suffering a lot as a 15-kilometre-long tailback was created on Dhaka-Chattogram Highway at Daudkandi in Cumilla since Thursday morning. The tailback...

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    Six secretaries promoted as senior secretaries

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 10:52am on September 20, 2018

    The government has elevated six secretaries to the rank of senior secretary in a promotion in the civil administration. The Public Administration Ministry has issued...

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    Ganosamhati Andolon holds meet with Kamal Hossain

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:18am on September 20, 2018

    Left-leaning Ganosamhati Andolon leaders on Wednesday held a meeting with Gono Forum president Kamal Hossain to discuss the course of action to overcome the present confrontational situation and political crisis in the country....

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    Bill passed to recognise Dawrae Hadith certificate

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:13am on September 20, 2018

    A bill to recognise Dawrae Hadith (Takmil) certificate in Qoumi Madrassah with the status of postgraduate degree of Islamic Studies and Arabic was passed in parliament on Wednesday....

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    I was forced to leave country Sinha tells BBC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:04am on September 20, 2018

    Former chief justice of Bangladesh Surendra Kumar Sinha in an interview to BBC Bangla said that he was forced by the government to leave the country. ...

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    Khaleda wants to know from lawyers about her medical treatment

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:59am on September 20, 2018

    Ailing former prime minister and BNP chairperson Khalea Zia on Wednesday wanted to know from her lawyers who met her in the Old Dhaka Central Jail whether she would get the medical treatment she needs....

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    BNP leader Tariqul, 5 SC lawyers get bail

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:42am on September 20, 2018

    The High Court on Wednesday granted anticipatory bail to Bangladesh Nationalist Party standing committee member Tariqul Islam and four Supreme Court lawyers in cases filed...