• Images

    Cumilla ‘drug peddler’ killed in ‘gunfight’

    United News of Bangladesh . Cumilla | Updated at 02:17pm on May 24, 2019

    A suspected drug peddler was killed in a ‘gunfight’ with police near Gumti River protection dam in Sadar upazila on early Friday...

  • Images

    Beggar trying to save money dies under train

    Our Correspondent . Bogura | Updated at 01:57am on May 24, 2019

    A beggar died on Wednesday morning being run over by a train in Sukhanpukur station in Gabtoli of Bogura.The deceased was identified as Khoka Molla,...

  • Images

    Momen urges Chinese manufacturers to invest in Bangladesh

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:55am on May 24, 2019

    Foreign minister A K Abdul Momen on Thursday urged Hong Kong-based Chinese manufacturers to invest here terming Bangladesh as an unexplored gold mine that offers...

  • Images

    Ctg-Cox’s Bazar rail link to open in 2023

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:54am on May 24, 2019

    A new rail link connecting the port city of Chattogram and the country’s tourism hub Cox’s Bazar is expected to open in 2023 aiming to...

  • Images

    Bangladesh may turn into ineffective state: speakers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:53am on May 24, 2019

    Bangladesh may become an ineffective state if its democratic institutions continue to lose their strength, speakers told a discussion on Thursday.They said that the latest...

  • Images

    Eid allowance for RMG workers by May 30, wage Jun 2

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:45am on May 24, 2019

    The government and readymade garment factory owners on Thursday decided that the Eid-ul-Fitr festival allowance would be paid to garment workers by May 30 and...

  • Images

    Ctg farmers protest at falling paddy price

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 01:43am on May 24, 2019

    Hundreds of farmers from different upazilas of Chattogram gathered in front of Chattogram Press Club on Thursday, demanding fair price of paddy.Bangladesh Krishak Samity Chattogram...

  • Images

    Home ministry for restricting travel permit issuance

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 01:34am on May 24, 2019

    The home ministry has urged the foreign ministry to stop issuing travel permit to any expatriate without its consent in order to prevent arrival of...

  • Images

    BSMRSTU students for punishment of doctor, nurse

    BSMRSTU Correspondent | Updated at 12:10am on May 24, 2019

    Students of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Science and Technology University in Gopalganj on Thursday went out on demonstrations demanding punishment of a nurse and a...

  • Images

    Lighter vessel capsizes in Karnaphuli

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 12:09am on May 24, 2019

    A lighter vessel carrying 1,100 tonnes of imported stone capsized in the River Karnaphuli near Third Bridge on Thursday morning.All the 13 crewmembers were safe...