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    Transnational policies for water governance in South Asia stressed

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:28am on November 17, 2019

    Speakers at an international conference here on Saturday laid emphasis on transnational policies for water governance in the South Asia. The two-day conference on key...

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    MP Selim’s men attack councillor Manik

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:27am on November 17, 2019

    Supporters of Awami League lawmaker Haji Mohammad Selim of Dhaka 7 attacked Dhaka South City Corporation ward 26 councillor Hasibur Rahman Manik for not mentioning...

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    Nirmal, Afzal made Swechchhasebak League president, GS

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:24am on November 17, 2019

    Nirmal Ranjan Guha and Afzalur Rahman Babu were announced to be Bangladesh Swechchhasebak League’s president and its general secretary respectively for the next three...

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    BNP to rally countrywide against onion price hike

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:23am on November 17, 2019

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Saturday decided to hold countrywide demonstrations on Monday protesting against the skyrocketing price of onion and other daily essential commodities. The...

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    Say no to corrupt, extortionists, land grabbers: Obaidul

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:14am on November 17, 2019

    Awami League general secretary and road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader on Saturday urged the party leaders and workers to say ‘no’ to corrupt...

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    Peace Council forms new committee

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:12am on November 17, 2019

    The Bangladesh Peace Council on Saturday formed its 53-member central executive committee with Awami League advisory council member Muzaffer Hossain Paltu as president and left...

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    43rd death anniv of Bhasani today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:02am on November 17, 2019

    The nation observes today the 43rd anniversary of the death of Maulana Abdul Hamid Khan Bhasani, a lifelong fighter for the rights of the oppressed...

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    United movement to save water resources called for

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:59pm on November 16, 2019

    Dhaka University professor emeritus Serajul Islam Choudhury on Saturday said there should be no compromise on water resources of Bangladesh Speaking at a views exchange...

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    Feni water withdrawal to affect soil, agriculture: engineers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:47pm on November 16, 2019

    Engineering and soil experts on Saturday said the recent deal between Bangladesh and India that allows the latter to withdraw 1.82 cusec sweet water from...

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    ‘Puppet’ government protecting others’ interests, says Fakhrul

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:49pm on November 16, 2019

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Saturday termed the government ‘a puppet’ adding that it was protecting the interests of others...