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    Dhaka ranks 2nd worst in Air Quality Index

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:26am on September 20, 2019

    Bangladesh’s capital city was ranked second worst in the Air Quality Index  on Thursday morning. Dhaka had a score of 190 at 8:21am, indicating that...

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    18 Rohingyas held with Bangladeshi passports

    United News of Bangladesh . Chattogram | Updated at 01:02am on September 20, 2019

    Detective Branch of police detained 18 suspected Rohingyas with Bangladeshi passports in front of Indian Assistant High Commission in the port city on Wednesday night....

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    No bar on continuing proceedings

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:58am on September 20, 2019

    The Appellate Division on Thursday cleared the way for continuing the trial proceedings of Sirajganj journalist Abdul Hakim Shimul murder case. The High Court Division...

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    78pc dengue patients young, kids

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:56am on September 20, 2019

    More patients from young age groups than others suffered from dengue this year in Bangladesh as over 30 per cent of the hospitalised dengue cases...

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    Flash flood washes away 50 houses in Lalmonirhat

    Rezaul Karim Manik . Lalmonirhat | Updated at 12:54am on September 20, 2019

    At least 50 houses were washed away in the past two days as flash flood hit Lalmonirhat after India had opened floodgates at Gajaldoba Barrage...

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    Ex-BUET VC Shahjahan’s 19th death anniv today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:54am on September 20, 2019

    The 19th anniversary of death of former vice-chancellor of Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology Muhammad Shahjahan would be held on Friday, said a press...

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    DUJA celebrates founding anniversary

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:49am on September 20, 2019

    The Dhaka University Journalists’ Association celebrated its 34th founding anniversary on Thursday. The celebrations took place at TSC amid much enthusiasm and joy...

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    Youth’s wrists severed in Chapainawabganj

    United News of Bangladesh . Chapainawabganj | Updated at 12:47am on September 20, 2019

    Some miscreants severed a youth’s wrists at Ujirpur in Shibganj upazila here early Thrusday. The victim has been identified as Rombel Hossain, 28, son of...

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    Structures erected to get compensation from Bhanga-Payra rail link project

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 12:43am on September 20, 2019

    Some land owners in Barishal city and on its outskirts were on a spree to construct temporary structures on their lands to gain more compensation...

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    Passport office gets new DG

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:41am on September 20, 2019

    Major General Shakil Ahmed was appointed as new director general of Department of Immigration and Passports. The public administration ministry issued an order...