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    Accidents kill three more students amid protests

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:19pm on March 22, 2019

    Road accidents killed three more students in Sirajganj, Khulna and Narsingdi and a madrassah teacher in Dhaka city on Thursday amidst student protests for...

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    DUCSU polls marred by alleged fraud, flaws

    Sadiqur Rahman and Arifur Rahman | Updated at 11:48am on March 12, 2019

    Most of the contesting panels on Monday boycotted midway through the long-awaited elections to the Dhaka University Students’ Union and hall unions marred by...

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    Elections to 78 upazilas held amid boycott, irregularities

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:42pm on March 11, 2019

    The first phase of upazila parishad election, boycotted by most opposition parties, was held at 78 upazilas amid violence, violation of electoral code of...

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    Demand for re-polling as CEC comment causes stir

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:12pm on March 10, 2019

    Political parties and governance campaigners on Saturday iterated their demand for re-election saying that chief election commissioner’s remark about ballot stuffing the night before polling proved that the December 30 general election was a faulty one...

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    Sultan takes oath, expelled by Gono Forum

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:43am on March 08, 2019

    Opposition Gono Forum lawmaker-elect Sultan Muhammad Mansur Ahmed on Thursday took oath as member of the 11th parliament...

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    AL’s Atiqul wins mayoral by-polls largely ignored

    Ahammad Foyez and M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 02:00pm on March 01, 2019

    Ruling Awami League candidate Atiqul Islam was elected Dhaka north city mayor for about one-year term in the by-elections largely ignored by...

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    Death stalks old Dhaka people at every turn

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 03:06pm on February 23, 2019

    Chemical warehouses in residential buildings, power cables and transformers dangerously set very close of houses and vulnerable gas supply lines are the risks amid which old Dhaka people have been living for decades, with no effective steps so far to address the menaces....

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    HC disqualifies river grabbers from polls, bank loans

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:01pm on February 04, 2019

    The High Court Division in a verdict on Monday disqualified grabbers of rivers, canals and wetlands from contesting local and parliamentary elections. The court directed all...

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    Govt faced with uphill task

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 01:45pm on February 01, 2019

    Nowadays, service seekers are bound to give bribes to a section of public servants in government offices even for getting a birth or death certificates as rampant corruption is...

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    DU VC’s speech goes viral

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 01:28pm on January 31, 2019

    A speech of Dhaka University vice-chancellor Akhtaruzzaman at an orientation programme for freshers on Monday at the university’s Teacher Student Centre auditorium went viral...