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    Poverty rate to decrease to 10pc in this term: Hasan

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Chattogram | Updated at 02:33am on July 21, 2019

    Information minister Hasan Mahmud on Saturday said the country is now hunger-free and the poverty rate will reduce to 10 percent before the next parliament...

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    Students of 7 DU affiliated colleges block road again

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 02:31am on July 21, 2019

    Students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University on Saturday blocked the Nilkhet crossing once again protesting the ‘suicide’ of a fellow college girl alleging...

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    Government job seekers demand 35 as age limit

    DU correspondent | Updated at 02:25am on July 21, 2019

    Job seekers on Saturday demanded that the government should extend the age limit for government jobs from 30 years to 35 years. They made the...

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    Igloo celebrates Ice Cream Day today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:24am on July 21, 2019

    For the first time in Bangladesh, ice-cream brand Igloo of Abdul Monem Limited would celebrate Ice-Cream Day today. Marking the day, Igloo chalked out different...

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    Gender Platform demands law against harassment

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:22am on July 21, 2019

    Gender Platform, a coalition of six non-government and labour organisations, at a press conference on Saturday demanded enactment of a law against sexual harassment at...

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    Two Ansar Al Islam ‘activists’ held

    Our Correspondent . Jashore | Updated at 02:20am on July 21, 2019

    Rapid Action Battalion, in a raid, arrested two suspected members of the banned Islamist outfit Ansar Al Islam at the residence of Delwar Hossain of...

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    Students protest demolishing TSC wall for Metro Rail

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 02:19am on July 21, 2019

    Dhaka University students on Saturday formed a human chain on the campus protesting against a move to demolish the Teachers-Students Center wall of the university. Metro...

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    Astronomy Olympiad held in Dhaka

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:17am on July 21, 2019

    A programme titled ‘Astronomy Olympiad 2019’ was held at National Museum of Science and Technology in Dhaka on Saturday celebrating the 50th anniversary of the...

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    Non-govt TT college teachers demand MPO

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 02:14am on July 21, 2019

    Teachers of non-government teachers’ training colleges on Saturday held a rally in Dhaka to press for their five-point charter of demands including enlisting them under...

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    Speakers for quality education to create skilled manpower

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Rajshahi | Updated at 02:12am on July 21, 2019

    Speakers at a meeting here today called for ensuring quality education in all institutions to transform the students into worthy citizens. ‘Only quality education can...