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    4,300 acre hills, forests cut down: UNDP study

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:15am on September 19, 2018

    A joint study has found that 4,300 acres of hills and forests have been cut down at Ukhia and Teknaf of Cox’s Bazar to make...

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    2 ‘drug peddlers’ killed in Cox’s Bazar gunfight

    Staff Correspondent- | Updated at 12:05am on September 19, 2018

    At least two suspected ‘drug peddlers’ were killed in ‘gunfight’ with Rapid Action Battalion on the Cox’s Bazar-Teknaf Highway at Mariccha, Ukhiya, Cox’s Bazar early...

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    Class-XII student stabbed by classmate in Sylhet

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 11:42pm on September 18, 2018

    A Class-XII student was stabbed by his classmate in Sylhet on Tuesday following a quarrel over an outstanding debt. The victim was Amirul Islam Redwan,...

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    JU admission tests begins Sept 30

    JU Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 19, 2018

    Admission tests into bachelor courses at Jahangirnagar University under the academic session 2018-19 will begin on September 30. The admission tests will end on October...

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    ACC visits Hotel Sarina to check Amir Khasru’s investment

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:37pm on September 18, 2018

    An Anti-Corruption Commission team on Tuesday visited Hotel Sarina to verify the information that Bangladesh Nationalist Party leader Amir Khasru Mahmud Chowdhury had invested his...

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    Ex-DC of Satkhira, ex-UNO of Ashashuni face jail term 

    Our Correspondent . Satkhira | Updated at 12:05am on September 19, 2018

    A Satkhira court on Tuesday jailed a former deputy commissioner of the district, the former upazila nirbahi officer of Ashashuni, and a land officer of...

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    Quota protesters, Chhatra League rally at DU

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 19, 2018

    Quota protesters on Tuesday brought out a rally on the Dhaka University campus demanding early publication of notification in line with government body’s recommendation that...

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    Traditional boat race held marking Vishwakarma puja

    United News of Bangladesh . Gopalganj | Updated at 04:22pm on September 18, 2018

    Separate traditional boat races were held on the occasion of Vishwakarma Puja of the Hindu community at four places in Kaliganj, Tungipara and...

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    ICT case: Shahidul Alam seeks HC bail again

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 19, 2018

    Fifty-two citizens of Bangladesh in a statement on Tuesday demanded immediate release of internationally acclaimed photographer Shahidul Alam....

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    Multi-tier security in city ahead of Ashura: DMP chief

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on September 19, 2018

    The law enforcers have taken multi-tier security measures in the capital to ensure smooth observance of Holy Ashura scheduled to be held on Friday...