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    Sujon terms polls time partisan govt as ‘built-in barrier’ to fair polls

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:00am on August 23, 2017

    Susashoner Jonno Nagarik general secretary Badiul Alam Majumdar on Tuesday said that existing constitutional system itself was an obstacle to holding a free, fair and...

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    ACC arrests UP chairman, 5 members in Pabna

    Our Correspondent . Pabna | Updated at 12:59am on August 23, 2017

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Tuesday arrested Nagdemra union parishad chairman and five UP members of Santhia upazila in Pabna on charge of their alleged involvement...

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    BFUJ announces fresh programmes for 9th wage board

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:57am on August 23, 2017

    Bangladesh Federal Union of Journalists on Tuesday announced a series of programmes, including hunger strike, for formation of the 9th wage board and repeal of...

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    Accused killed in ‘gunfight’

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:56am on August 23, 2017

    An accused in a case filed over the gun attack on a senior police officer was killed in a reported gunfight between detectives and criminals...

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    Justice Mamtaj Uddin reappointed Press Council chairman

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:56am on August 23, 2017

    Justice Mohammad Mamtaj Uddin Ahmed (retd) was reappointed as the chairman of Bangladesh Press Council for next two years...

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    Govt formulating vision-2041 for BGB modernisation

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:54am on August 23, 2017

    The government is formulating a long-term policy to strengthen and modernise Border Guard Bangladesh to make the frontier force capable of facing the present day...

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    Appointment of a new VC for DU stuck in legal tangle

    Mohiuddin Alamgir | Updated at 12:52am on August 23, 2017

    Appointment of a new vice-chancellor for Dhaka University is caught in a legal tangle as the tenure of longest serving and incumbent VC professor AAMS...

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    NDF urges govt, people to aid flood victims

    Our Correspondent . Jessore | Updated at 12:54am on August 23, 2017

    The Jessore district unit of the National Democratic Front called upon the government as well as the people of the country to come forward in...

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    Exemplary punishment for schoolteacher rape demanded

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 23, 2017

    Prathamik Shikkhak Odhikar Surakha Forum, a platform of primary school teachers, in a joint statement on Tuesday alleged that law enforcement agencies were yet to...

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    Flood causes fisheries losses worth Tk 723.44cr

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:26am on August 23, 2017

    The devastating floods washed away fish and its farming facilities worth Tk 723.44 crore in 32 districts, mostly in the north, Fisheries Department officials told...