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    Jobseekers’ protests flare up

    Mohiuddin Alamgir and Arifur Rahman | Updated at 01:54pm on April 09, 2018

    Thousands of jobseekers along with university students demanding reduced quota in government jobs took to the streets across the country on...

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    CRR to decrease, govt deposit to increase

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:11am on April 02, 2018

    The government on Sunday decided that the mandatory cash reserve requirement of commercial banks would be reduced to 5.5 per cent of their deposits from the...

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    Ershad for polls-time govt with parties in parliament

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:09pm on March 25, 2018

    Jatiya Party chairman Hussein Muhammad Ershad on Saturday proposed that the next general election should be held under the Election Commission and an...

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    People of Bangladesh can achieve anything: PM

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 10:43am on March 23, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday urged the countrymen to keep up the achievement dedicating Bangladesh’s graduation to a developing nation to them as she was accorded a grand reception for her stewardship for the landmark development...

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    Bangladesh has attained criteria of developing nation, says UN

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:10pm on March 18, 2018

    The United Nations has announced that Bangladesh has attained the graduation criteria to be a developing nation from a least developed one where the country remained stuck for the past 43 years...

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    Businesspeople greedy: Muhith

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:55pm on March 12, 2018

    Finance minister AMA Muhith on Sunday censured businesspeople terming them greedy as he said they were reluctant to pay taxes. ‘The businesspeople always want to...

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    Irregularities by mistake

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 11:17am on March 09, 2018

    Former BASIC Bank chairman Sheikh Abdul Hye Bacchu on Thursday told ACC sleuths that if there were any irregularities in extending loans worth...

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    Dengue, chikunguniya scare grips capital

    Rashad Ahamad and Manzur H Mazwood | Updated at 10:02am on March 03, 2018

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    Myanmar to be taken to int’l court

    Diplomatic Correpondent | Updated at 12:24pm on February 27, 2018

    Three Nobel peace laureates on Monday observed that the atrocities on the Rohingyas in Myanmar were clearly genocide and they demanded that...

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    Probe body to submit report in a day or two

    Mohiuddin Alamgir and Ahmed Shatil Alam | Updated at 11:30am on February 25, 2018

    The written part of this year’s Secondary School Certificate examinations, which witnessed the largest ever spate of question leaks in the history of