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    HC asks lower court to administer oath of witnesses using God’s name  

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:58pm on February 01, 2017

    The High Court on Tuesday directed the judges of sub-ordinate courts to administer oath of witnesses using name of the God as prescribes in the...

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    17 Bangladeshi women return home after languishing in Indian jail

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 08:40pm on February 01, 2017

    Seventeen Bangladeshi women, including a child, returned home from India on Wednesday after languishing in jail there for nearly three years...

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    Khadiza returns home

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 07:45pm on February 02, 2017

    Sylhet Government Women’s College student Khadiza Akter Nargis returned home from Dhaka on Wednesday, more than four months after she was hacked by Bangladesh Chhatra...

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    Nine lawyers show-caused for courtroom vandalism

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:26pm on February 01, 2017

    Bangladesh Bar Council on Wednesday show-caused nine lawyers of Chittagong Bar Association to explain by February 14 why their license of advocacy...

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    Literature can prevent students from wrongdoing: PM

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 06:50pm on February 02, 2017

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday called upon the students to read books more to gain knowledge and know the world, saying that the literature...

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    Saraswati Puja celebrated

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 06:18pm on February 01, 2017

    Hindu community in the capital like elsewhere in the country on Wednesday, celebrated Saraswati Puja, worshiping the goddess of knowledge, wisdom and culture...

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    Two police personnel injured in acid attack at Bangshal

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 01:08pm on February 01, 2017

    Two police personnel suffered injuries as miscreants hurled acid at them in front of Mitford Hospital in the old part of Dhaka early...

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    Three ‘robbers’ killed in Rangpur, Magura ‘gunfights’

    Our Correspondents | Updated at 10:45am on February 01, 2017

    Three suspected robbers were killed in separate ‘gunfights’ with police in Rangpur and Magura early Wednesday...

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    Four suspected JMB operatives arrested in city

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 09:25am on February 01, 2017

    Members of Rapid Action Battalion arrested four suspected extremists at Daniya in the city's Jatrabari area early Wednesday...

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    Left-leaning organisations submit memo to edn minister

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:34am on February 01, 2017

    Several left-leaning organisations on Tuesday demanded immediate withdrawal of textbooks which are ridden with errors and ‘promote prejudiced and discriminatory worldview’...