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    One killed in Cumilla ‘gunfight’

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:33am on March 22, 2019

    A suspected drug pedlar was killed in a ‘gunfight’ with police at Dhanpur under Sadar Dakhkhin upazila in Cumilla on early Thursday....

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    SB ASI jailed for demanding bribe from SC judge’s daughters for passport verification

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:32am on March 22, 2019

    Suspended Special Branch’s assistant police sub-inspector Sadequl Islam was on Thursday jailed for two years for demanding bribe for police verification of High Court Division’s...

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    2 passengers held at Dhaka airport with Yaba

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:16am on March 22, 2019

    A joint team of Airport Armed police and Narcotics Control Department on Thursday morning arrested two passengers at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka for...

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    Probe panel visits Baghaichari, finds it ‘planned ambush’

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:15am on March 22, 2019

    The probe body formed by Chattogram divisional commissioner to investigate into Monday’s gun attack on a motorcade of election officials that left seven dead and...

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    Oman lost interest in hiring unskilled workers from Bangladesh

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:37am on March 22, 2019

    Oman lost its interest in hiring unskilled workers from Bangladesh saying that they developed the habit of becoming undocumented by running away from their workplaces....

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    Francophonie day observed

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:33am on March 22, 2019

    Six diplomatic missions in Dhaka, namely Canada, Egypt, France, Morocco, Switzerland and Vietnam, on Wednesday observed the 32nd International Day of La Francophonie with local...

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    Teachers, staff begin indefinite sit-in

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:33am on March 22, 2019

    Teachers and employees of the educational institutions that continue to be outside the coverage of the Monthly Payment Order under which the government pays their...

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    Qul khawani of Altaful Karim to be held today

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:23am on March 22, 2019

    Qul khawani of Altaful Karim, youngest brother of Ihsanul Karim, the press secretary to the prime minister, will be held at his Mansurabad residence after...

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    55,000 FFs to face further screening

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:23am on March 22, 2019

    The Jatiya Muktijoddha Council has decided to go on further screening of around 55,000 freedom fighters who were recognised by the liberation war affairs ministry...

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    Site selection cost to go up

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 12:20am on March 22, 2019

    The cost of the feasibility study for the proposed Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib International Airport is likely to go up as a site between Madaripur and...