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    PM hosts iftar for judges, diplomats

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:07am on May 24, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday hosted an iftar party in honour of judges, diplomats and high government and military officials at her official residence...

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    Obaidul asks transport workers to maintain discipline during Eid journeys

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:26pm on May 23, 2019

    Road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader on Thursday urged the transport owners and workers to maintain discipline on the...

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    HC summons BFSA chair

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:47pm on May 23, 2019

    The High Court on Thursday rebuked Bangladesh Food Safety Authority chairman Mohammad Mahfuzul Hoque and asked him to appear before it on June 16 to...

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    Univ student’s body recovered 12 days after missing

    Our Correspondent . Gazipur | Updated at 12:56pm on May 23, 2019

    After twelve days of going missing, the body of a private university student was recovered from the septic tank of a house in Gazipur on...

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    ‘Drug peddler’ killed in Cox’s Bazar ‘gunfight’

    United News of Bangladesh . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 12:31pm on May 23, 2019

    A suspected drug peddler was killed in an alleged gunfight with police on Marine Drive Road at Teknaf in Cox's Bazar early Thursday. The deceased...

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    Natore’s rail link with Dhaka restored

    United News of Bangladesh . Natore | Updated at 09:32am on May 23, 2019

    Natore's train communication with Dhaka was restored on Thursday morning after a brief disruption. The communication was snapped for nearly three and a half hours...

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    Four of a family killed in Gazipur gas cylinder blast

    Our Correspondent . Gazipur | Updated at 02:19am on May 23, 2019

    Four members of a family were killed in a gas cylinder explosion at Islampur in Gazipur city Wednesday night.The deceased were identified as Shah Alam,...

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    Principal Siraj placed on fresh remand

    Our Correspondent . Feni | Updated at 02:15am on May 23, 2019

    A Feni court on Wednesday granted a two-day remand for Sonagazi Islamia Fazil Madrassah principal Siraj-ud-Doula for ordering the killing of the madrassah girl Nusrat...

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    Prof Kazi Shahidullah new UGC chairman

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:11am on May 23, 2019

    Professor Kazi Shahidullah, former vice-chancellor of National University, has been appointed as the new chairman of the University Grants Commission.Directorate of Secondary and Higher Education...

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    Stigma, prejudice main challenges for tackling mental health: Saima

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Geneva | Updated at 01:25am on May 23, 2019

    Chairperson of Bangladesh National Advisory Committee for Autism and Neurodevelopment Disorders Saima Wazed Hossain on Wednesday said stigma and prejudice were the main challenges for...