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    Govt under pressure to amend law

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 01:04am on March 01, 2017

    The government is under pressure to amend the Banking Companies Act 1981 to increase the number of family members in the board of directors of...

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    Soil test for building construction ignored

    Mahamudul Hasan | Updated at 12:57am on March 01, 2017

    Most of the buildings in the capital and elsewhere in the country were constructed without testing the soil’s load bearing capacity. No seismic analysis is...

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    No extra-judicial killing exists in country: HM

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on March 01, 2017

    Home minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Tuesday informed the parliament that there was no existence of extra-judicial killing in Bangladesh...

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    Law minister finds transport strike unfortunate

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 05:38pm on February 28, 2017

    Terming unfortunate the countrywide indefinite transport strike enforced by Bangladesh Road Transport Workers Federation following...

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    CHT Commission for cancelling posting of Gaibandha SP to Khagrachari

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:31pm on February 28, 2017

    The Chittagong Hill Tracts Commission has requested the home minister to cancel the posting of former Gaibandha superintendent of...

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    ACC interrogates Padma Oil managing director

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:31pm on February 28, 2017

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Tuesday interrogated Padma Oil Company Limited managing director M Abul Khair over his alleged link in...

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    Commuters thrown into chaos all over

    Shahin Akther | Updated at 12:05am on March 01, 2017

    Tens of thousands of people faced enormous sufferings being stranded at places as road transport workers went for a wildcat strike across the country on...

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    12 held, 10 injured during hartal

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on March 01, 2017

    At least 12 people were arrested and 10 were injured as police clashed with pickets during half-day hartal enforced by left parties in Dhaka on...

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    Chakma college girl found throat-slit in Khagrachhari

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 11:50am on February 28, 2017

    Police recovered the throat-slit body of a female college student from her house in Arambagh area in Khagrachhari on Monday...

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    One killed in Satkhira road crash

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 10:27am on February 28, 2017

    A human-hauler driver was killed in a collision between his vehicle and a trolley near Tala Government College in Tala of Satkhira on Tuesday morning...