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    UN rights chief calls for inquiry commission, attention of ICC

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:24am on March 09, 2017

    United Nations human rights commissioner Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein on Wednesday urged the Human Rights Council of the global body to form a commission to...

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    Most kidney patients cannot afford treatment

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 12:05am on March 09, 2017

    The World Kidney Day will be observed in Bangladesh today with kidney patients facing a bleak situation as most of them cannot afford the costly...

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    ACC approves charge-sheet against ex BRU VC, four others

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:06am on March 09, 2017

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Wednesday approved a charge-sheet against former Begum Rokeya University vice-chancellor Mohammad Abdul Jalil Miah and four other officials of BRU on...

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    Five to die for killing retired tax commissioner

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on March 09, 2017

    A Dhaka court on Wednesday sentenced five people to death and four others to imprisonment for killing retired tax commissioner Abu Taher at Rampura in...

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    Five suspects indicted

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:03am on March 09, 2017

    The International Crimes Tribunal on Wednesday indicted five detained suspects from Patuakhali on two counts of crimes against humanity they allegedly committed in the village...

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    ‘Robber’ beaten to death

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 01:05am on March 09, 2017

    A suspected robber was beaten to death by village mob in Sylhet early Wednesday...

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    BGMEA seeks three yrs to pull down its complex

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 08:05pm on March 08, 2017

    Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association on Wednesday filed a petition with the Supreme Court seeking three years’ time for demolishing the 'BGMEA Complex' constructed...

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    Biman operates all-women flight on Women’s Day

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 07:50pm on March 08, 2017

    Biman Bangladesh Airlines Limited operated an all-women domestic round-trip flight from Dhaka to Sylhet on Wednesday, marking the International Women’s Day...

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    JS passes shipping corp bill

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:54pm on March 08, 2017

    Bangladesh Shipping Corporation Bill 2017 aiming to expedite the economic progress and make the law time befitting was passed at Jatiya Sangsad On Wednesday...

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    Case filed over IU question paper leakage

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 05:57pm on March 08, 2017

    The authorities of Islamic University in Kushtia filed a case Wednesday with the university police station over the question paper leak of its ‘F’ unit...