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    Cos pay doctors for drug promotion

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 12:14am on December 03, 2016

    Pharmaceutical companies are bribing doctors and drug retailers providing them with gift or financial inducement for sales promotion in Bangladesh...

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    Tourist ship catches fire in Sunderbans, 26 rescued

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 08:31pm on December 02, 2016

    A fire broke out in a tourist launch with 26 on board under Harbaria area of Chandpai range in the Sunderbans, on Friday evening. The...

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    Doctor, nurse sued over driving away pregnant lady

    our correspondent | Updated at 07:35pm on December 02, 2016

    The family planning officer and a senior staff nurse of Sherpur Health Complex in Bogra were sued on Thursday night after they allegedly drove a...

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    HRW urges MPs to kill draft bill allowing child marriage

    staff correspondent | Updated at 04:33pm on December 02, 2016

    Stating child marriage as deeply destructive, Human Rights Watch said Bangladesh government has stepped backwards by approving a draft law, legalising child marriage...

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    Santu slams successive govts for ignoring CHT accord

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:05pm on December 03, 2016

    Parbatya Chattagram Jana Samhati Samiti president Jyotirindra Bodhipriya Larma, widely known as Santu Larma, on Friday blamed successive governments for not implementing Chittagong Hill Tracts...

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    Journalists demand further inquiries into Manik Saha killing

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:50pm on December 02, 2016

    Journalists on Friday demanded further inquiries to facilitate the exposing of the identities of masterminds and financers of journalist Manik Chandra Saha killing...

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    Bangladesh set to send more peacekeepers to South Sudan

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:24pm on December 02, 2016

    Bangladesh is set to send an infantry battalion and an engineering company of armed forces to maintain peace in war-torn South Sudan as Dhaka has...

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    Bus strike on Dhaka-Rajshahi route called off

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 10:10am on December 02, 2016

    The transport strike, enforced bus workers on the Dhaka-Rajshahi route on Thursday night protesting an attack on bus workers by truckers, was called off on...

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    8 MONTHS AFTER MURDER: Justice for Drik official demanded

    Staff Corresponden | Updated at 01:36am on December 02, 2016

    The family, colleagues and rights activists on Thursday demanded justice for Drik official Irfanul Islam who was murdered eight months ago...

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    Mahfuzur, Mozammel summoned in defamation case

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:34am on December 02, 2016

    A joint district judge’s court in Dhaka has summoned ATN Bangla chairman Mahfuzur Rahman and Ekattor Television chief executive officer Mozammel Babu to submit their...