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    United Hospital admits lapses over fire response

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:10am on May 31, 2020

    The United Hospital authorities have admitted to the fire service that there were lapses in firefighting and rescue efforts during the blaze that razed the...

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    Beximco chairman, wife fly for UK by chartered plane

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:08am on May 31, 2020

    Beximco Group founder and chairman Ahmed Sohail Fasihur Rahman, along with his wife, left Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka for UK Friday afternoon on...

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    SSC, equivalent exam results today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:05am on May 31, 2020

    The results of the Secondary School Certificate and equivalent examinations will be published online today and the students would access them through mobile short messages...

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    Chief Justice extends online court duration till June 15

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 01:03am on May 31, 2020

    Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain on Saturday extended the tenure of the online courts until June 15 instead of reopening the courts. The government decided...

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    Bangladeshi workers continue to get trafficked

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 01:01am on May 31, 2020

    The rackets of human traffickers still remain active in Bangladesh in the guise of manpower brokers or travel agents as they continue to allure migrant...

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    Post-corona steps should be taken to tackle country’s economy

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:49am on May 31, 2020

    Left politicians and eminent economists of the country on Saturday at a views exchange programme said that the government should take well-organised steps to tackle...

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    BCSIR conducts sequencing of coronavirus

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:48am on May 31, 2020

    The Genomic Research Laboratory of the Bangladesh Council of Scientific and Industrial Research has successfully completed full sequencing of three COVID-19 cases recently. The research...

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    RFL Stove donates to old home

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:45am on May 31, 2020

    RFL Gas Stove, country’s popular gas stove brand, has donated Tk 2 lakh to Child and Old Age Care as part of its ‘Khudha Na Chula...

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    Zebunnessa Khatun dies

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:37am on May 31, 2020

    Zebunnessa Khatun, mother of Agrani Bank Limited chairman Zaid Bakht, died of old age related illness in a city hospital on Friday. She was 90....

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    Fare hike to overtax low-income group

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:28am on May 31, 2020

    Proposed 80 per cent bus fare hike will overtax the low-income group amid the COVID-19 situation when livelihood losses and job cuts have been haunting...