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    Govt under pressure to promulgate ordinance

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 12:58am on July 31, 2017

    The Financial Institutions Division is under pressure from the private banks directors to make effective the proposed amendments to the Bank Companies Act 1991 through...

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    Draft of judges’ service rules can be amended: Anisul

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Jessore | Updated at 12:52am on July 31, 2017

    In response to chief justice Surendra Kumar Sinha’s call for holding talks to finalise service rules and conduct for lower court judges, law minister Anisul...

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    CCC fails to implement budget again

    Nazim Uddin . Chittagong | Updated at 12:51am on July 31, 2017

    Chittagong City Corporation could not implement last year’s proposed budget just like the previous year as it did not get expected government allocations and also...

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    Decapitated body found in Bogra

    Our Correspondent . Bogra | Updated at 12:50am on July 31, 2017

    Police recovered the decapitated body of a man in Bogra on Sunday...

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    Money motivates docs to do unnecessary c-section: speakers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:47am on July 31, 2017

    Financial incentives might be influencing doctors and obstetricians to perform more caesarean sections in the country than that are medically necessary, observed a group of...

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    JP to contest 300 seats in JS polls: Ershad

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:46am on July 31, 2017

    Former president and Jatiya Party chairman Hussain Muhammad Ershad said on Sunday that the Jatiya Party would contest in the next parliament election and give...

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    Journalists stage demos for 9th wage board

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:44am on July 31, 2017

    Journalists across the country staged demonstrations on Sunday demanding formation of the 9th wage board and cancellation of section 57 of the ICT act...

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    Contaminations turn rivers highly toxic: scientists

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:40am on July 31, 2017

    The oxygen level in waters of many rivers in the country has fallen dangerously low due to unabated contamination, said participants of a symposium on...

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    Steps taken to eliminate bidi puffing: Muhith

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on July 31, 2017

    Finance minister AMA Muhith on Sunday said the government took steps to bring an end to consumption of bidis from the country...

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    Inactive DUCSU leads to muscle flexing: student leaders

    Arifur Rahman | Updated at 12:11am on July 31, 2017

    Flexing political muscle, instead of intellectual exercise, is the outcome of the inactivity of Dhaka University Central Students’ Union for more than two decades, left...