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    Highway extortion all the way

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:13am on October 20, 2018

    Rampant extortion on the country’s highways and roads is a major reason for the prevailing anarchy and culture of impunity in the road transport sector,...

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    3 killed, 11 injured as train rams vehicle in Rajbari

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:38pm on October 19, 2018

    At least three workers were killed and 11 more injured when a train hit a shallow-engine driven vehicle at an unauthorised level crossing in Sholakura...

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    Durga Puja ends with immersion of goddess Durga

    United News of Bangladesh . DhakaBangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on October 20, 2018

    Tens of thousands of Hindus in colourful attires took to the streets beating drums and chanting mantras as five days of revelry and celebration ended...

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    Derailment halts train communications on Ctg route

    United News of Bangladesh. Mymensingh | Updated at 10:31am on October 19, 2018

    Train communications on Chattogram, Netrakona and Bhairab routes were suspended on Friday following derailment of a bogie of a train at Balashpur in the city....

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    Former UNO gets 8 years in jail in graft case 

    United News of Bangaldesh . Dhaka | Updated at 03:43am on October 19, 2018

    A Dhaka court on Thursday sentenced former upazila nirbahi officer of Panchhari upazila in Khagrachhari district to eight years’ imprisonment in a case filed for...

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    BGMEA condoles death of Obaidul Arif Rana

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:43am on October 19, 2018

    Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association expressed condolence at death of its photographer Obaidul Arif Rana who died on Thursday at the age of 52...

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    Case filed against 6 cops in Ctg

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 03:33am on October 19, 2018

    A case was filed in Chattogram on Thursday against six police personnel for allegedly misusing power....

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    3 addl IGPs transferred

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 03:33am on October 19, 2018

    Three additional inspectors general of police were transferred and given new postings....

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    President asks UGC to ensure quality research

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:03am on October 19, 2018

    President M Abdul Hamid on Thursday asked the University Grants Commission to ensure the quality of research undertaken at universities met global standards....

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    Demonstrators to resume campaign after Puja vacation

    Arifur Rahman | Updated at 12:59am on October 19, 2018

    Physically challenged citizens, children of freedom fighters and ethnic minorities groups said they would resume their movement demanding restoration of quota privileges for them after...