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    Around 15 lakh cancer patients in Bangladesh: report

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:30am on March 19, 2019

    There were around 15 lakh cancer patients in Bangladesh now with 1.5 lakh people being affected by the disease every year, according to the international...

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    Greens want govt to publicise actions on protecting Sunderbans

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:27am on March 19, 2019

    Ahead of the 43rd session of World Heritage Committee, the National Committee for Saving the Sundarbans have come forward with a demand that the government...

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    Police ‘insist’ on changing complaint relating to wife

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:25am on March 19, 2019

    Family members and colleagues of dentist Rajan Karmakar, who was brought dead to a private hospital early Sunday by his surgeon wife, alleged on Monday...

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    Man shot dead in Badda

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:22am on March 19, 2019

    A man in his thirties and car driver in profession was shot and killed at Merul Badda in Dhaka on Monday night. Victim Md Zulhash’s...

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    JU anti-VC teachers demand election to unelected posts

    JU Correspondent | Updated at 12:20am on March 19, 2019

    The anti-VC teachers’ alliance of Jahangirnagar University on Monday staged a token demonstration in front of the vice-chancellor’s office, demanding immediate elections to different unelected...

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    National professor Malik terms hypertension as silent killer

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 12:18am on March 19, 2019

    National Heart Foundation of Bangladesh founding president National Professor Brigadier (retired) Abdul Malik has said that hypertension is a silent killer and it increases the...

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    DNCC additional chief waste management officer suspended

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:17am on March 19, 2019

    Dhaka North City Corporation’s additional chief waste management officer (acting) SM Shafiqur Rahman was suspended on Monday for ordering staff to throw wastes on a...

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    Supreme Court goes into 13-day vacation

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:14am on March 19, 2019

    The Supreme Court went into 13-day vacation on Monday, leaving the Chamber Judge Court and seven High Court vacation benches to deal with emergency matters....

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    ‘Peddler’ killed in Meherpur ‘gunfight’

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:13am on March 19, 2019

    A suspected drug peddler was killed in a ‘gunfight’ between two groups of ‘peddlers’ at Harabhanga village under Gangni upazila in Meherpur district early Monday....

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    Hemp seized, 1 held at Ctg airport

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 12:12am on March 19, 2019

    Customs officials detained a passenger at Shah Amanat International Airport in Chattogram on Monday for carrying 15 kilograms of hemp in a mattress....