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    Four-tier security at Jatiya Eidgah

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 10:16am on June 25, 2017

    Dhaka Metropolitan Police will ensure four-tier security at Jatiya Eidgah on the day of Eid-ul Fitr, installing closed-circuit cameras and setting up archways at every...

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    Tight security clamps dawn for peaceful Eid celebration

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:54am on June 25, 2017

    The entire country has been brought under stringent security measure, including in the capital city, with deployment of Rapid Action Battalion and police for peaceful...

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    Mirpur apparel factory workers take to street for arrears

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:32am on June 25, 2017

    Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association on Saturday claimed that almost all of its member factories paid festival allowance and partial wage for June to...

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    District council provides relief to ethnic minorities after 22 days

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 01:28am on June 25, 2017

    The ethnic minority people whose houses at Langadu in Rangamati were burnt down in arson attacks by Bengali settlers on June 2 got relief for...

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    Substandard vermicelli floods Ctg markets

    Our Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 01:27am on June 25, 2017

    Substandard vermicelli has flooded markets in Chittagong city and nearby areas as the demand for the delicious food item has skyrocketed ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr festival...

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    5 Myanmar nationals held with Yaba tablets

    Our Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 01:25am on June 25, 2017

    Rapid Action Battalion Friday night detained 12 people, including 5 Myanmar citizens, with 15 lakh pieces of contraband Yaba tablets from a fishing trawler from...

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    Sacked UP chairman arrested for assaulting UNO

    Our Correspondent . Bhola | Updated at 01:21am on June 25, 2017

    Police on Saturday arrested sacked Charpata union parishad chairman Mosharraf Hossain Bhuiyan on charge of assaulting an upazila nirbahi officer at Daulatkhan in Bhola....

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    Flood situation in Sylhet likely to worsen

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:04am on June 25, 2017

    At least 10,000 people left their houses in Moulvibazar as three upazilas were submerged under several feet flood water a week ago...

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    EU will restrict visas for states not taking back migrants

    Reuters . Brussels | Updated at 12:59am on June 25, 2017

    The European Union states decided on Friday to restrict visas for foreign countries that refuse to take back their nationals who have no right of...

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    Tax exemption for govt officials expanded

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:57am on June 25, 2017

    The National Board of Revenue has exempted public servants and others under national pay scale from income tax on different allowances and benefits, including lump...