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    No quota in RU admission tests from next year, says VC

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 01:02pm on October 22, 2018

    Rajshahi University vice-chancellor Professor M Abdus Sobhan on Monday said that there would be no quota in the university admission tests from next year as...

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    New Barishal mayor Sadiq Abdullah sworn in

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:56am on October 22, 2018

    Newly elected mayor of Barishal City Corporation Serniabat Sadiq Abdullah took oath of office on Monday. Prime minister Sheikh Hasina administered the oath at a...

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    Father, son among three killed in Chandpur road accident

    United News of Bangladesh . Chandpur | Updated at 10:25am on October 22, 2018

    At least three people, including a man and his son, were killed as a covered van hit an auto-rickshaw on Chandpur-Cumilla road near Bakila Bazar...

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    SA Oil chairman, MD sued in Ctg over loan default

    United News of Bangladesh . Chattogram | Updated at 12:50am on October 22, 2018

    A case has been filed against the chairman and managing director of SA Oil Company Ltd over defaulting on a Tk 22.5-crore loan taken from...

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    Ambassador Bernicat receives US Service Award

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:47am on October 22, 2018

    Unites States ambassador in Dhaka Marcia Bernicat has received the US Secretary’s Distinguished Service Award, the highest honor award by the US Department of State....

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    Protest continues for cancellation of exam

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 12:41am on October 22, 2018

    A section of Dhaka University students on Sunday continue to protest demanding cancellation of the controversial ‘Gha’ unit entrance test which was marred by widespread...

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    DBCCI president Faruque new honorary consul general of Greece

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:40am on October 22, 2018

    President of Dutch Bangla Chamber of Commerce and Industry and also managing director of Giant Group Faruque Hassan has been appointed as the honorary consul...

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    Another victim of Uttarkhan fire dies

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:38am on October 22, 2018

    Another victim of capital’s Uttarkhan fire incident succumbed to his injuries on Sunday raising the death toll to six....

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    Cop killed in Gazipur road accident

    United News of Bangladesh . Gazipur | Updated at 12:38am on October 22, 2018

    An assistant sub-inspector of Gazipur Metropolitan Police, who sustained injuries after being hit by a bus in Tongi on Saturday, died at National Institute of...

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    Remains of father Rigon buried in Bagerhat

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:37am on October 22, 2018

    Father Marino Rigon, who was awarded with ‘Friends of Liberation War Honour’, was buried with state honour beside Saint Pauls Church at Shelabunia under Mongla...