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    PM seeks more Chinese investment

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:42am on August 21, 2018

    Describing China as an important development partner, prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday sought more Chinese investment in Bangladesh. ‘China is our important development partner....

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    US embassy to remain closed on Aug 22, 23

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:39am on August 21, 2018

    The American embassy in Dhaka including its consular section will remain closed on Wednesday and Thursday on the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha, a Bangladeshi national holiday....

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    52 Bangladeshi hajj pilgrims have so far died in Saudi

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:32am on August 21, 2018

    Some 52 Bangladeshi pilgrims, who went to Saudi Arabia for performing hajj this year, have so far died in Saudi Arabia. Of them, 43 were...

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    Open dumping of wastes creates public nuisance

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:19am on August 21, 2018

    Haphazard dumping of wastes on busy roads has become a major source of public nuisance in the capital, with the authorities concerned remaining nonchalant....

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    Defaulter AnonTex lobbies for fresh loan

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 12:03am on August 21, 2018

    AnonTex Group is lobbying hard for fresh loans although it has already defaulted on credit of over Tk 5,500 crore extended by state-owned Janata Bank....

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    Eid-ul-Azha tomorrow

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05am on August 21, 2018

    The Eid-ul-Azha, the second biggest religious festival of the Muslims, will be celebrated across the country on Wednesday with due solemnity and religious fervour....

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    9 killed in Narsingdi road crash

      United News of Bangladesh. Narsingdi | Updated at 11:39pm on August 20, 2018

    Nine people were killed and 10 others injured in a head-on collision between a bus and a human-hauler at Darikandi village on Dhaka-Sylhet highway in...

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    Makeshift sheds proposed as jails overcrowded

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 11:31pm on August 20, 2018

    The prison authority has proposed construction of makeshift sheds in prisons to accommodate increasing inmates that has aggravated the situation in the 68 jails in...

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    Actress Nawshaba denied bail, sent to jail

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 21, 2018

    A Dhaka court on Monday rejected the bail plea of actress Quazi Nawshaba Ahmed and sent her to jail in a case filed under the...

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    Cabinet approves Sarkari Chakori Bill 2018

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05am on August 21, 2018

    The cabinet has given final approval to the draft of the Sarkari Chakori Ain, 2018 providing for recruitment in the public service based on merit...