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    Two killed in Kushtia, Munshiganj ‘gunfights’

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:18pm on February 17, 2019

    An alleged drug peddler and a suspected robber were killed in separate gunfights with police in Kushtia and Munshiganj early Sunday. In Kushtia, suspected drug...

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    Science fair held at Maple Leaf school

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:49am on February 17, 2019

    Annual Science Fair 2019 was held at Maple Leaf International School in Dhaka on February 15 and 16. The event was held from 9:00am to...

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    Indigenous girl ‘commits suicide’ in Chattogram

    United News of Bangladesh . Chattogram | Updated at 11:34am on February 17, 2019

    An indigenous girl reportedly committed suicide by hanging herself at Khulshi in Chattogram on Saturday night. The deceased was identified as Owain Ching, 23, daughter...

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    Mild earthquake jolts Ctg

    Our Correspondent. Chattogram | Updated at 11:13am on February 17, 2019

    A mild earthquake on Sunday morning jolted different parts of Chattogram and adjoining Bandarban, Rangamati, Khagrachhari and Feni districts. The tremor, measuring 4.9 magnitude on...

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    Five killed in Cumilla bus-truck collision

    United News of Bangladesh . Cumilla | Updated at 10:22am on February 17, 2019

    At least five people were killed and 10 others injured in head-on collision between a bus and a truck at Gangrai of Chauddagram in Cumilla...

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    Fire kills eight in Chattogram slum

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:45am on February 17, 2019

    A devastating fire at the Bhera Market Slum in Chattogram’s Chaktai area killed at least eight people in the early hour on Sunday, confirmed fire...

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    Wazed Miah had a multi-dimensional persona: BRUR VC

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Rangpur | Updated at 02:09am on February 17, 2019

    Internationally renowned nuclear scientist and prime minister Sheikh Hasina’s husband M A Wazed Miah had a multi-dimensional persona and worked selflessly for the nation....

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    Bishwa Sahitya Kendra awards book readers

    Our Correspondent . Barisal | Updated at 02:08am on February 17, 2019

    The Bishwa Sahitya Kendra organised a prize giving ceremony on Baptist Mission Girls’ School campus in Barishal city on Saturday to award 1,316 school students...

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    Child protection in Rohingya camps still a priority for JRP

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:07am on February 17, 2019

    As children faced ‘serious protection risks’, including psycho-social distress, neglect, abuse, separation from caregivers, sexual violence, child marriage and labour, child protection system would remain...

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    Govt to preserve all 1971 killing grounds: Mozammel

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Netrakona | Updated at 01:21am on February 17, 2019

    Liberation war affairs minister AKM Mozammel Huq on Saturday said that the present government had been working to identify and preserve all 1971 killing grounds....