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    BD missions abroad observe National Mourning Day

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:19am on August 16, 2018

    Bangladesh missions abroad on Wednesday observed the National Mourning Day marking the 43rd anniversary of assassination of the country’s founding president Sheikh Mujibur Rahman with...

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    Expats encouraged to play constructive role in dev of Bangladesh: envoy

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:14am on August 16, 2018

    Bangladesh ambassador to South Korea Abida Islam on Wednesday encouraged the expatriate community to play constructive roles in the development of Bangladesh and realising the...

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    No dialogue with patrons of Mujib killers: Nasim

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:10am on August 16, 2018

    Awami League presidium member and health and family welfare minister Mohammad Nasim on Wednesday said that no dialogue with Bangladesh Nationalist Party, the patrons of...

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    India’s 72nd Independence Day celebrated in city

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:04am on August 16, 2018

    A flag hoisting ceremony was held at the Chancery Complex of the Indian high commission here marking the 72nd Independence Day of India on Wednesday....

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    Nuisance in public places by hijras sharply rising

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:03am on August 16, 2018

    Monty Paul, a private job holder, was hanging out with her boyfriend on the bank of Dhanmondi Lake one fine evening last month. Suddenly, three...

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    Jukta Front to carry out countrywide campaign for democracy 

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:02am on August 16, 2018

    Jukta Front, led by Badruddoza Chowdhury, will carry out a mass campaign and hold mass rallies across the country in September to mobilise public support...

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    US Dhaka mission shares Bangabandhu video on Facebook page

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:54am on August 16, 2018

    US embassy in Dhaka has shared a video on the country’s founding president Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on its verified Facebook page marking the National Mourning...

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    2 house painters fall to their deaths from city building

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:43am on August 16, 2018

    Two house painters were brought dead to Dhaka Medical College Hospital Wednesday evening about one and a half hours after they fell off while painting...

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    Govt must make Dhaka a more liveable city

    | Updated at 12:05am on August 16, 2018

    SORDID living condition has ranked Dhaka as the second least liveable city in the Global Liveability Index 2018, in the 139th position, one notch ahead...

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    DU female student briefly detained by DB

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:42pm on August 14, 2018

    A Dhaka University female student, also a quota reform movement activist, was picked up by Detective Branch of police on Tuesday evening from in front...