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    District council member shoots rival, mob beaten

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:48am on March 22, 2017

    An Awami League-backed member of Munshiganj District Council was admitted to Dhaka Medical College Hospital Tuesday night after he was beaten by a mob at...

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    HC stays CCC’s increased holding tax

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:47am on March 22, 2017

    The High Court on Tuesday stayed for six months the effectiveness of increased holding tax collection of the Chittagong City Corporation. Following a writ petition,...

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    Most polling centres spotted vulnerable

    Our Correspondent . Comilla | Updated at 12:45am on March 22, 2017

    Law enforcement and intelligence agencies spotted most of 103 polling centres in the forthcoming Comilla City Corporation election, slated for March 30, as vulnerable...

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    Public health spending to double in 5yrs

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:42am on March 22, 2017

    The government would double the expenditure on public healthcare in the next five years with a thrust on mother and child care, and family planning...

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    Govt trying to divert attention from potential defense deal: BNP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:42am on March 22, 2017

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party senior joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi on Tuesday said that the government was exploiting extremist activities in the country to divert...

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    International Day of Forest observed

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:42am on March 22, 2017

    Speakers at a seminar on Tuesday said that social forestation would help create income generating jobs for the poor while expanding tree coverage in the...

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    Bangladeshi housemaid sent to Qatar, killed in KSA

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:41am on March 22, 2017

    A Bangladeshi female worker, who was sent to work in Qatar as housemaid, was allegedly killed in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Officials at Wage...

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    BSTI asked to submit action details to ACC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:40am on March 22, 2017

    Bangladesh Standards and Testing Institution was asked on Tuesday to submit its action details of the last year with Anti-Corruption Commission as soon as possible...

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    Canadian HC discusses political issues with Khaleda

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:38am on March 22, 2017

    Canadian high commissioner in Dhaka Benoit-Pierre Laramee on Tuesday discussed Bangladesh’s current political issues with Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia..

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    Establishing rule of law big challenge: Shirin

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:39am on March 22, 2017

    Speaker of the parliament Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury said on Tuesday it was a big challenge for the government to establish rule of law and ensure...

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