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    Gas explosion kills 7 in Chattogram

    Ferdous Ara . Chattogram | Updated at 11:03am on November 17, 2019

    At least seven people were killed and 10 others injured in a gas explosion at Patharghata in Chattogram on Sunday morning. Women and children were...

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    StudyAdelaide announces brand ambassador programme in Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:43am on November 17, 2019

    StudyAdelaide, an agency of the Government of South Australia, has recently launched an ambassador competition for students in Bangladesh for the first time. The competition...

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    Missing man found dead in Pabna

    Our Correspondent . Pabna | Updated at 12:39am on November 17, 2019

    The body of a missing construction labour was found in a pond of Mulgram in Chatmohar upazila of Pabna on Saturday morning. The deceased was...

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    Woman crushed under train

    Our Correspondent . Brahmanbaria | Updated at 12:36am on November 17, 2019

    An unidentified woman, aged about 25, was crushed under the wheels of a train at Azampur in Akhaura. Akhaura railway police recovered the body on...

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    Foreign Minister’s apology demanded

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:20am on November 17, 2019

    Women organisation Naripokkho on Saturday demanded apology from foreign minister AK Abdul Momen immediately for his derogatory remarks on woman migrant workers returned...

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    Berger Young Painters’ Art Competition held

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:17am on November 17, 2019

    Nur Munjerin Rimjhim won the first prize while Rumana Rahman came second during the 24th Berger Young Painters’ Art Competition held at Lakeshore Hotel in...

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    2 child marriage attempts foiled

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 12:16am on November 17, 2019

    Two child marriage attempts were foiled in Wazirpur of Barishal on Saturday at the initiatives of local member of parliament. Wazirpur upazila nirbahi officer Pranati...

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    Education stipend changing lives of special students

    United News of Bangladesh . Kurigram | Updated at 12:10am on November 17, 2019

    For Lima Akhter, life had changed for the worse when she lost a leg in a road accident four years ago. The incident almost forced...

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    Fuel oil import on emergency basis in offing

    Shakhawat Hossain   | Updated at 12:10am on November 17, 2019

    Import of 30,000 tonnes of octane on emergency basis is under process by the Bangladesh Petroleum Corporation to meet the demand for the fuel pushed...

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    Nabanna Utsab celebrated at BRRI

    Our Correspondent  | Updated at 12:09am on November 17, 2019

    Nabanna Utsab, festival of new harvest, was celebrated at Bangladesh Rice Research Institute headquarters in Gazipur on Saturday. The daylong programme included colourful rallies, cutting...