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    Crime suspect killed in city ‘gunfight’

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 10:17am on August 22, 2017

    A suspected criminal was killed in a reported gunfight with detectives in Jurain graveyard area in the city early Tuesday. The deceased, aged around 30,...

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    Deaths for Tarek Sayeed, Noor Hossain, 13 others upheld

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:05am on August 23, 2017

    The High Court Division on Tuesday upheld death sentences of local Awami League leader Noor Hossain and the Rapid Action Battalion’s 14 men for brutally...

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    Hope for eco-friendly tannery park at Savar fading: speakers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:26am on August 22, 2017

    Hope for an ecologically friendly tannery industrial park at Savar in the outskirts of Dhaka was fading as pollutions from the leather factories were continuing...

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    Berlin declaration wants cancelation of project near Sunderbans

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:24am on August 22, 2017

    International community against Rampal 1,320MW coal-fired power project near Sunderbans on Sunday demanded cancellation of the project and urged everyone to raise their voice to...

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    Green activists send 13 research papers to PMO

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:23am on August 22, 2017

    Green activists on Monday sent 13 research papers containing potential adverse impacts of a 1,320MW coal-fired power plant on the Sunderbans to the prime minister’s...

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    CCC to elevate Ctg airport road to four lanes: mayor

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Chittagong | Updated at 01:17am on August 22, 2017

    Chittagong City Corporation has taken up initiatives to elevate Chittagong Shah Amanat International Airport road to four lanes...

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    Bangladeshi STEM students awarded reception at US embassy

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:44am on August 22, 2017

    Chargé d’ affaires at the US embassy in Dhaka Joel Reifman has congratulated Bangladeshi STEM, science, technology, engineering, and math, students who recently participated in...

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    Hijras fly for performing Hajj

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 01:12am on August 22, 2017

    Five transgender people, widely known as hijra, left Dhaka on Monday on a flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines to perform Hajj, airport officials said...

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    Cattle farm owner, caretaker killed in Mymensingh

    United News of Bangladesh . Mymensingh | Updated at 01:10am on August 22, 2017

    The owner and a caretaker of a cattle farm were found dead at the farm in Ramgopalpur area in sadar upazila on Monday. The deceased...

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    Condition of raped schoolteacher deteriorates

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:05am on August 22, 2017

    The condition of the schoolteacher who was raped last week in her school at Betagi in Barguna deteriorated on Monday. Her elder brother told New...