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    WASA lorry kills SSC examinee in Dhaka

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:56pm on January 27, 2020

    A Secondary School Certificate examinee died when a water supply lorry of Dhaka WASA ran him over in Dhaka’s Wari area on Monday...

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    Hospitals become shelter for challenged pregnant women

    Rezaul Karim Manik . Lalmonirhat | Updated at 02:51pm on January 27, 2020

    The authorities of Lalmonirhat Sadar Hospital are yet to identify a mentally challenged pregnant woman who was abandoned at the hospital gate four months back...

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    Cold wave to linger till tomorrow

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:50am on January 27, 2020

    The cold wave sweeping over the vast areas in northern, western, eastern and central Bangladesh is likely to linger till Tuesday. ‘The temperature may increase...

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    Appellate Division asks High Court to dispose of 9th Wage Board Award writ

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:47am on January 27, 2020

    The Appellate Division on Sunday asked the High Court Division to expeditiously dispose of a writ petition filed by Newspapers Owners Association of Bangladesh against...

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    4 help desks to be set up at all police stations: IGP

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 01:42am on January 27, 2020

    Police Inspector General Mohammad Javed Patwary on Sunday said that 4 help desks at each of 700 police stations of the country would be opened...

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    Evercare, CDC expand to Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:38am on January 27, 2020

    Evercare and CDC Group on Saturday announced an agreement to acquire a controlling interest in STS Holdings Limited. The investment—made through the Evercare Health Fund—included...

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    Use of bio-pesticides emphasised to ensure health safety

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:37am on January 27, 2020

    Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute’s research director Md Abdul Wohab said the people have become more aware about pesticide poison, and that is why farmers need...

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    Mongla Port gets new chairman

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:33am on January 27, 2020

    Rear Admiral Sheikh Abul Kalam Azad has been appointed as chairman of the Mongla Port Authority through a ceremony held at the port in Bagerhat...

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    88,35,120 Yaba seized in 2019: minister

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:31am on January 27, 2020

    Home affairs minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Sunday told parliament that 88,35,120 pieces of contraband Yaba tablets were recovered by the law enforcing agencies in 2019...

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    Court places 8 kidnappers on 2-day remand

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 01:13am on January 27, 2020

    A Dhaka court on Sunday remanded eight accused in police custody for two days on charge of abducting two young men from Mohammadpur area of...