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    PM for punishment of errant project directors

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:34am on August 21, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday directed ensuring punishment of errant project directors responsible for faulty assessment and financial losses. She gave the directive while...

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    80pc of Milk Vita’s grazing lands occupied

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:32am on August 21, 2019

    The parliamentary standing committee on public undertakings on Tuesday observed 80 per cent of grazing lands of the state-run Bangladesh Milk Producers’ Co-Operative Union Limited,...

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    HWF demands punishment to rapists

    Our Correspondent . Khagrachari | Updated at 12:27am on August 21, 2019

    The Hill Women Federation on Tuesday expressed concern over the rape of a Marma woman at Ashulia in Dhaka on August 13 and demanded exemplary...

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    High Court grants bail to BCL leader Tanna

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:24am on August 21, 2019

    The High Court on Tuesday granted bail for four weeks to Mohammadpur thana unit president of Bangladesh Chhatra League in a case filed over snatching...

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    ACC arrests accounts officer in capital

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:21am on August 21, 2019

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Tuesday arrested an accounts officer of the Office of the Controller General of Accounts on charge of his alleged involvement in...

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    Japan exports air pollution to Bangladesh: Greenpeace

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:17am on August 21, 2019

    Global environmental group Greenpeace on Tuesday alleged that Japan was exporting air pollution to many countries including Bangladesh by funding toxic coal plants emitting more...

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    Lebukhali bridge worker crushed under trolley

    Our Correspondent . Patuakhali | Updated at 12:11am on August 21, 2019

    A construction worker was killed as he was crushed under a trolley at the construction site of a bridge over Payra River at Lebukhali of...

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    Woman killed by cousin in Kurigram

    Our Correspondent . Kurigram | Updated at 12:09am on August 21, 2019

    A woman was killed and her father critically injured by her cousin during a brawl over land at Rajarhat upazila in Kurigram district on Tuesday....

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    Suspected coastal robber killed in ‘gunfight’

    Our Correspondent . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 12:08am on August 21, 2019

    Suspected leader of a coastal robbers’ gang was killed in a reported gunfight with Rapid Action Battalion at Saratghona of Magnama of Pekua Cox’s Bazar...

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    Two hurt in BSF shooting in Sylhet

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 12:07am on August 21, 2019

    Two Bangladeshi youths were injured as the Indian Border Security Force of opened fire on them on Sylhet border on Tuesday. The injured Ruhel Miah,...