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    EC disappointed at major parties’ UZ polls boycott

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:01pm on February 17, 2019

    Chief election commissioner KM Nurul Huda on Sunday said that the decision of some major political parties to refrain from joining the upcoming upazila elections...

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    Traffic order, awareness week in Dhaka each month

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:25pm on February 17, 2019

    Traffic Order and Awareness Week will be observed in Dhaka every month from now on to bring back order in the capital’s traffic management. Dhaka...

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    BNP warns of expulsion if anyone contests UZ polls

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:42pm on February 17, 2019

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Sunday warned its leaders and activists across the country of expulsion from the organisation if any of them contests the upcoming...

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    Shajahan heads committee to reduce road accidents

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:10pm on February 17, 2019

    The government on Sunday formed a 15-member committee headed by former shipping minister Shajahan Khan, also executive president of Bangladesh Road Transport Workers Federation, to...

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    JCD for deferring DUCSU polls by three months

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 07:34pm on February 17, 2019

    Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal, the student wing of Bangladesh Nationalist Party, on Sunday demanded that the elections to Dhaka University Central Students’ Union be deferred by...

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    Fire kills eight in Chattogram slum

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:45am on February 17, 2019

    A devastating fire at the Bhera Market Slum in Chattogram’s Chaktai area killed at least eight people in the early hour on Sunday, confirmed fire service....

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    Five killed, 10 injured in Cumilla road accident

    Our Correspondent . Cumilla | Updated at 10:22am on February 17, 2019

    At least five people were killed and 10 others injured in head-on collision between a bus and a truck at Gangrai of Chauddagram in Cumilla...

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    Case filed over Valentine’s Day ‘gang rape’

    United News of Bangladesh . Savar | Updated at 05:45pm on February 17, 2019

    A case has been filed in connection with the alleged gang rape of a female garment worker on February 14. The victim filed the case...