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    $7b siphoned off from B’desh in one decade, alleges Moudoud

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:15am on June 17, 2019

    BNP senior leader Moudud Ahmed on Sunday alleged that around 7 billion US dollars were siphoned off from Bangladesh by government-backed people over the last...

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    JP suspends MP Masuda for not ‘keeping commitments’

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:10am on June 17, 2019

    Jatiya Party chairman HM Ershad suspended membership of party leader Masuda M Rashid Chowdhury, also a member of parliament for reserved seats for women, on...

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    Proposed budget not workers friendly: SKOP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:43am on June 17, 2019

    Leaders of the Sramik Karmachari Oikya Parishad, a combine of 12 labour right bodies, have termed the proposed budget for fiscal 2019-20 as traditional, highly...

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    Opposition MPs criticise supplementary budget

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:41am on June 17, 2019

    Opposition members of parliament on Sunday came down heavily on the government for their failure to implement the budget of outgoing fiscal, ensuring good governance,...

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    BNP MPs question JS legitimacy again

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:20am on June 17, 2019

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party members of parliament on Sunday once again questioned the legitimacy of the current parliament saying that it was formed through a faulty...

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    JCD activists hold sit-in demanding roll back of age limit in committee

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:34pm on June 16, 2019

    About 300 aged leaders and activists of Jatiyatabadi Chattra Dal restarted their demonstrations in front of BNP central office at Naya Paltan in the capital...

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    BNP leader allegedly arrested by RAB

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:46am on June 16, 2019

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party central committee member, also former president of Dhaka University Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal unit, Hasan Mamun was arrested by Rapid Action Battalion on...

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    WP holds convention of farmers, farm labourers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:00am on June 16, 2019

    Jatiya Krishak Samiti and Bangladesh Khetmajur Union, the farmers’ and farm labourers’ fronts of the Workers Party of Bangladesh, will hold a joint grand rally...

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    Budget not pro-people: Gono Forum

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:57am on June 16, 2019

    The Gono Forum on Saturday rejected the proposed budget for the 2019-20 financial year, terming it not pro-people and not farsighted. ‘We are totally rejecting...

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    Businessman injured in police torture

    Our Correspondent . Bogura | Updated at 12:50am on June 16, 2019

    A businessman was allegedly tortured by police at Bogura Sadar Police Station, where he was detained for around 25 hours, leaving him critically injured. Businessman...