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    Female passenger’s body found in launch cabin

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 02:48am on July 21, 2019

    The body of a female passenger was found from the staff cabin of a Barishal bound MV Surovi-8 launch on Friday. Her accompanying male passenger...

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    BCL demands IU teacher’s punishment

    IU Correspondent . Kushtia | Updated at 02:41am on July 21, 2019

    The Islamic University unit of Bangladesh Chhatra League on Saturday demanded punishment of tourism and hospitality management department chairman M Mahbubul Arefin his ‘indecent’ conversation...

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    Woman immolates self in Pabna

    Our Correspondent . Pabna | Updated at 02:40am on July 21, 2019

    A woman committed suicide by immolating herself pouring kerosene at Charaikhola Paschimpara in Chatmohar of Pabna early Saturday. The victim was suffering from mental illness...

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    Train derails at Kulaura again

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 02:37am on July 21, 2019

    Another train derailed at Kulaura in Moulvibazar on Saturday morning just 20 hours after Friday’s derailment at the same place disrupting rail communication between Sylhet...

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    Poverty rate to decrease to 10pc in this term: Hasan

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Chattogram | Updated at 02:33am on July 21, 2019

    Information minister Hasan Mahmud on Saturday said the country is now hunger-free and the poverty rate will reduce to 10 percent before the next parliament...

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    Students of 7 DU affiliated colleges block road again

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 02:31am on July 21, 2019

    Students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University on Saturday blocked the Nilkhet crossing once again protesting the ‘suicide’ of a fellow college girl alleging...

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    Government job seekers demand 35 as age limit

    DU correspondent | Updated at 02:25am on July 21, 2019

    Job seekers on Saturday demanded that the government should extend the age limit for government jobs from 30 years to 35 years. They made the...

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    Igloo celebrates Ice Cream Day today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:24am on July 21, 2019

    For the first time in Bangladesh, ice-cream brand Igloo of Abdul Monem Limited would celebrate Ice-Cream Day today. Marking the day, Igloo chalked out different...

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    Gender Platform demands law against harassment

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:22am on July 21, 2019

    Gender Platform, a coalition of six non-government and labour organisations, at a press conference on Saturday demanded enactment of a law against sexual harassment at...

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    Two Ansar Al Islam ‘activists’ held

    Our Correspondent . Jashore | Updated at 02:20am on July 21, 2019

    Rapid Action Battalion, in a raid, arrested two suspected members of the banned Islamist outfit Ansar Al Islam at the residence of Delwar Hossain of...