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    London attacks barbaric: PM

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:53am on June 05, 2017

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday condemned attacks on innocent people in London Saturday night. ‘I am deeply shocked at the barbaric attacks in London,’...

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    Slow pace of investigation frustrates family

    Nazim Uddin . Chittagong | Updated at 12:51am on June 05, 2017

    The parents of Mahmuda Khanam Mitu, slain wife of former police superintendent Babul Akter, expressed their frustration as the police neither could complete investigation into...

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    DU suspends studentship of five BCL activists

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 12:51am on June 05, 2017

    Dhaka University on Sunday suspended the studentship of five activists of Bangladesh Chattra League for beating a student at Bijoy Ekattor Hall of the university....

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    BRAC Onnesha launched from US Kennedy Space Centre

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:48am on June 05, 2017

    BRAC Onnesha, the first nano-satellite of the country, was successfully launched on Sunday from the Kennedy Space Centre in Florida aboard the Dragon rocket destined...

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    Lutfunnessa Ibrahim’s 17th death anniv today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:47am on June 05, 2017

    The 17th death anniversary of Lutfunnessa Ibrahim, wife of late justice Mohammed Ibrahim, will be observed today...

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    SC registrar’s office files case under Sec 57 of ICT act for defaming CJ, judiciary on FB

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:41am on June 05, 2017

    Unidentified persons were sued Sunday under the controversial Section 57 of the Information and Communication Technology Act 2006 allegedly for defaming Chief Justice SK Sinha...

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    Court rejects defamation plea against Khushi Kabir, Imran Sarker

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 12:40am on June 05, 2017

    A Dhaka court rejected a defamation plea against human rights activist Khushi Kabir and Ganajagaran Mancha spokesperson Imran H Sarker Sunday afternoon, hours after filing...

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    Reusing wastewater emphasised for textile industries

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:37am on June 05, 2017

    The burgeoning textile industry of Bangladesh can be substantially benefited by reusing wastewater and other natural resources, observed trainers in a Dhaka workshop recently...

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    Two sentenced to death for killing sister

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 12:36am on June 05, 2017

    A Dhaka court on Sunday sentenced two people to death for killing a woman in 2015...

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    Concerns about some tax provisions to be addressed: PM

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:34am on June 05, 2017

    Amid concerns of the business community and the people about some provisions of tax, VAT and excise duty in the proposed budget for 2017-18 fiscal...