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    China for enhancing economic cooperation with Bangladesh

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:17am on September 12, 2018

    Chinese ambassador in Dhaka Zhang Zuo on Tuesday laid emphasis on building an effective platform of discussion, sharing and mutual help to further enhance the...

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    President asks UGC to ensure accountability in univs

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:12am on September 12, 2018

    President Abdul Hamid asked the University Grants Commission to play an active role to ensure the accountability of all the universities as well as the...

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    AL edn pledges hardly kept

    Mohiuddin Alamgir | Updated at 12:08am on September 12, 2018

    Full implementation of education policy, setting up a permanent national education commission, separate pay commission and service commission for teachers are among the vital pledges...

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    Each MP to select six madrassahs for development

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 12, 2018

    The executive committee of the National Economic Council at a meeting on Tuesday approved a project to improve infrastructure of 2000 madrashas at a cost...

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    Rights groups fail to visit spot for ‘insecurity’

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:38pm on September 11, 2018

    A team of eight rights organisations had to return to Dhaka from Lama in Bandarban on September 5 without visiting a village where two Tripura...

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    EC to train DCs, UNOs, magistrates before declaring election schedule

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:33pm on September 11, 2018

    The Election Commission is planning to organize a two-day training on electoral laws and system for the deputy commissioners, upazila nirbahi officers, judicial and executive...

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    Suspected peddler killed in Rajshahi ‘gunfight’

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 11:21pm on September 11, 2018

    A suspected drug peddler was killed allegedly in a ‘gunfight’ with the Rapid Action Battalion at Dhurail, Mohonpur upazila, Rajshahi early Tuesday....

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    Lightning kills four farmers in Magura

    Our Correspondent . Magura | Updated at 05:34pm on September 11, 2018

    Four farmers were killed when a thunderbolt struck them while they were harvesting jute at a filed amid rain at Atharkhada  Magura on Tuesday. The...

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    45pc dearness allowance for journalists

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on September 12, 2018

    The government has directed all the news media, including print media and news agencies, to provide dearness allowance to their staff, including journalists and other...

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    HC closes 14 illegal pvt hospitals, clinics at Mohammadpur

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 12, 2018

    The High Court Division on Tuesday directed the directorate general of health services and the Rapid Action Battalion to immediately shut down 14 illegally run...