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    Wife to file ‘no confidence’ petition against DB probe

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on December 08, 2017

    Poet and columnist Farhad Mazhar’s wife Farida Akther on Thursday sought time to a court in Dhaka to file a ‘no confidence petition’ against the...

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    ASI, constable held for kidnapping businessman

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:07am on November 22, 2017

    The police arrested an assistant sub-inspector of police, a constable and a woman for kidnapping a businessman and then extorting money from him in Brahmanbaria...

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    Abducted Aniruddha returns

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on November 19, 2017

    Aniruddha Kumar Roy, a businessman and honorary consul of Belarus to Bangladesh, arrived back at his Gulshan house in Dhaka on Thursday morning more than...

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    Police seek court permission to prosecute Farhad Mazhar, his wife

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on November 15, 2017

    The detective branch of Dhaka Metropolitan Police on Tuesday sought permission of a Dhaka court to prosecute Farhad Mazhar and his wife Farida Akhter for...

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    Motive not clear: police

    Our Correspondent . Gazipur | Updated at 12:43am on October 05, 2017

    The Gazipur police said they were yet to confirm the motive behind the abduction of Father Shishir Gagario, a priest of Kakrail Church in Dhaka,...

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    Whereabouts of Gazprom agent, ABN visa provider still unknown

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:05am on August 31, 2017

    Whereabouts of two business personalities, reportedly abducted similarly from apparently secured places––Banani and Gulshan–– in span of five days, were still unknown, causing tension in...

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    MSC taste maiden win

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05am on August 15, 2017

    After three consecutive defeats, Dhaka Mohammedan SC tasted the first victory in their fourth match of the Bangladesh Premier League when they outplayed Farashganj SC...

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    Prime suspect Moktar Hossain Amir killed in ‘gunfight’

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:18am on August 02, 2017

    Prime suspect in KG-I student Parag Mondol abduction Moktar Hossain Amir, captured in 2012 and fled from police custody during a court appearance on August...

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    BSF picks up Bangladeshi

    Our Correspondent . Lalmonirhat | Updated at 12:52am on July 27, 2017

    India’s Border Security Force picked up a Bangladeshi at Burimari border under Patgram in Lalmonirhat Wednesday morning. The arrested was Liton Mia, 18, son of...

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    The ‘abduction’ of Farhad Mazhar. One lie too often

    by Shahidul Alam | Updated at 12:05am on July 14, 2017

    THE cafeteria at Prabartana had an unusual rule. Men could only go if accompanied by a woman. While I disagree with discrimination of any form,...