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    Political preference mars emergency disaster response: TIB

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:14am on February 02, 2017

    Political preference in relief distribution marred the government’s emergency response in the aftermath of cyclone Roanu, revealed a new study by Transparency International Bangladesh on...

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    Governance passing through legitimation crisis: seminar

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:12am on February 02, 2017

    Academics and civil society members at a seminar in Dhaka on Wednesday said that the country’s governance was passing through a legitimation crisis as the...

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    Judge tells Khaleda to appear before court by Feb 27

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 01:11am on February 02, 2017

    The Dhaka Metropolitan Sessions Judge Court on Wednesday asked Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia to appear before it by February 27 in 10 cases,...

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    Khaleda asked to appear before court Feb 27 in 10 cases

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:31pm on February 01, 2017

    A court in Dhaka on Wednesday asked Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia to appear before it on February 27 in...

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    Manna’s arrest reflects lack of democracy

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:13am on February 01, 2017

    Politicians and academics on Tuesday said that Nagarik Oikya convener Mahmudur Rahman Manna’s arrest and his detention in jail without trial for 22 months were...

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    Three BCL activists hacked in Sylhet

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 01:05am on February 01, 2017

    Masked miscreants hacked three activists of Bangladesh Chhatra League, the ruling Awami League-backed student organisation, in Sylhet Monday evening...

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    Search committee shortlists 20 names

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:33am on February 01, 2017

    The search committee for the Election Commission on Tuesday made a shortlist of 20 names from 125 names proposed by 28 political parties including the...

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    EC reconstitution: Search committee shortlists 20 names

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 07:45pm on January 31, 2017

    The search committee, formed by president Abdul Hamid, on Tuesday shortlisted 20 people examining 125 names proposed by 25 political parties to appoint as new...

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    Two more cases filed against Iqbal Sobhan

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 06:50pm on January 31, 2017

    Two more cases, including a defamation suit, were filed against the Daily Observer editor Iqbal Sobhan Chowdhury with two separate courts in Dhaka on Tuesday...

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    EC reconstitution: AL, BNP, other 23 parties submit names to search committee

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 03:56pm on January 31, 2017

    A total of 25 registered political parties, including ruling Awami League and its main political rival Bangladesh Nationalist Party, on Tuesday submitted names to...