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    285 Bangladeshi trafficking victims return from Indonesia

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 01:00am on March 06, 2019

    A total of 285 Bangladeshi workers who were trafficked to Indonesia by air for sending them to a third country have returned home, according to...

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    10th death anniv of Ali Aksad today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:57am on March 06, 2019

    The 10th death anniversary of Ali Aksad, a leader of peace movement, would be observed today, said a press release.Marking the day, Bangladesh Peace Council...

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    ACC transfers blame on banks

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:49am on March 06, 2019

    The Anti-Corruption Commission in an affidavit on Tuesday transferred the responsibility of falsely implicating 32-year old innocent Jahalam in 26 bank loan cases and detaining...

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    Six years on, no charge sheet yet

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:18am on March 06, 2019

    The Rapid Action Battalion assigned to investigate into murder of Tanwir Muhammad Tawqi in Narayanganj has not submitted the charge sheet in six years since...

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    ICC team due today

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:09am on March 06, 2019

    A team of the International Criminal Court is set to reach Dhaka today for conducting preliminary examinations aimed at establishing a case on atrocities committed...

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    Winter crop loss feared due to bad weather

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:05am on March 06, 2019

    High yield loss is feared in winter crops this year because of bad weather marked by unusual heavy rains and high temperatures.The Department of Agricultural...

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    Democracy reduced to elections: Arundhati

    Monwarul Islam | Updated at 09:59pm on March 05, 2019

    Democracy has been reduced to elections in this part of the world, said eminent Indian writer and activist Arundhati Roy at a talk at MIDAS...

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    Eminent citizens condemn withdrawal of permission

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:33pm on March 05, 2019

    Eminent citizens and rights activists on Tuesday condemned the withdrawal of permission earlier granted to hold a talk noted author and activist Arundhati Roy at...

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    56 pvt, 7 state-owned jute mills remain closed: minister tells JS

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:43pm on March 05, 2019

    Textile and jute minister Golam Dastagir Gazi on Tuesday told the parliament that 56 private jute mills out of a total of 281 and 7...

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    IU official suspended for violating univ rules

    Our Correspondent . Islamic University | Updated at 05:42pm on March 05, 2019

    The authorities of Islamic University in Kushtia on Tuesday suspended an official for violating the university’s rules and regulations, IU registrar...