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    ICT takes suspects’ charges into cognisance

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:26am on January 11, 2017

    The three-judge International Crimes Tribunal-1 on Tuesday took the charges against three suspected war offenders from the then Netrokona sub-division into cognizance...

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    Monthly honourarium of mayors, chairmen, councillors increased

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:23am on January 11, 2017

    The government on Tuesday issued a circular raising monthly honourariam and other benefits of its elected local representatives, including chairmen and members...

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    Hearing of Kalpana’s abduction case on March 22

    Our Correspondent . Rangamati | Updated at 01:21am on January 11, 2017

    THE Chief Judicial Magistrate’s Court in Rangamati on Tuesday posted for March 22 the next hearing in the sensational abduction case of Kalpana Chakma, the...

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    Thai king orders charter amendment in rare intervention

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 01:18am on January 11, 2017

    Thailand’s new king has ordered sections of the country’s draft constitution to be rewritten, the junta chief said Tuesday, a rare public intervention by the...

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    Veteran journalist Clare Hollingworth dies aged 105

    Agence France-Presse . Hong Kong | Updated at 01:16am on January 11, 2017

    Veteran British war correspondent Clare Hollingworth, who broke the news that the Second World War had started, died in Hong Kong on Tuesday aged 105...

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    Moscow keen on maritime transport deal with Dhaka

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 01:14am on January 11, 2017

    Russia has proposed for signing a maritime transport agreement with Bangladesh, officials said...

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    Twin Taliban blasts near Afghan parliament kill 30

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 01:06am on January 11, 2017

    Twin Taliban blasts struck near the Afghan parliament in Kabul Tuesday, killing at least 30 people and wounding 80 in a rush-hour attack that shattered...

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    Woman kills self after killing her two babies

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:04am on January 11, 2017

    The police recovered the body of a woman hanging from a ceiling fan and throat slit bodies of her two babies from her house in...

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    Mosquito menace increases

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 01:00am on January 11, 2017

    Mosquito menace increased sharply in the capital in last five weeks causing untold sufferings to residents...

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    ACC asks for documents from Farmers Bank

    Staff Correspondent  | Updated at 12:57am on January 11, 2017

    The Anti-Corruption Commission has sent a letter to Farmers Bank Limited asking for documents in connection with its ongoing inquiry into alleged irregularities in lending...