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    Arms dealer, drug lord among 30 held in Dhaka

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:49am on November 28, 2018

    The criminal investigation department on Tuesday arrested 30 people, including an alleged arms dealer and a drug lord, in different parts of the capital in...

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    Gazipur student hit by train dies

    Our Correspondent . Gazipur | Updated at 01:48am on November 28, 2018

    A college student died after being hit by a train in Deshipara area of Gazipur on Tuesday.Deceased Rifat Hasan, 16, was son of Rezaul Islam...

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    Burden should not be on students: Sayeed Ferdous

    JU Correspondent | Updated at 01:47am on November 28, 2018

    Students, specially the new ones, should not be burdened with rising costs of higher education, said anthropologist Sayeed Ferdous on Tuesday. ‘The government should bear...

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    4 to die, 3 get life for 2014 killing

    Our Correspondent . Manikganj | Updated at 01:46am on November 28, 2018

    A Manikganj court on Tuesday sentenced four people to death and three to life term rigorous imprisonment for killing a teenage boy of Singair area...

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    IUB organises campaign to reduce violence against women

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 01:39am on November 28, 2018

    Independent University of Bangladesh on Sunday organised a day-long programme marking the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence, an international campaign, conducted by UN...

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    Zonta launches 16-day programme against child marriage

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:37am on November 28, 2018

    The Zonta Club of Greater Dhaka on Sunday launched a 16-day programme on the occasion of International Day for elimination of violence against women.The programme...

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    Schoolgirl hacked dead by stalker

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:09am on November 28, 2018

    A schoolgirl was hacked to death by a stalker in the capital’s Gopibagh area on Tuesday afternoon. Victim Sharmin Akhter, 16, was a Secondary School...

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    New Age proofreader Abdur Rouf dies

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:06am on November 28, 2018

    Abdur Rouf, a proofreader of New Age, died at a hospital in Dhaka on Tuesday morning.He was 65. The deceased’s cousin Md Mesbaul Islam told...

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    Suspected robber killed in Jashore ‘gunfight’

    Our Correspondent . Jashore | Updated at 10:48am on November 27, 2018

    A suspected robber was killed in a ‘gunfight’ with the Detective Branch of police at Dogachhia under Kotwali police station in Jashore early Tuesday, hours...

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    Burglary at Pakistan HC in Dhaka

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:48am on November 27, 2018

    Unidentified burglars broke into the consular section of Pakistan High Commission in Dhaka and took away computers containing official records and sensitive data, a Pakistan...