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    ULAB to host int’l confce on culture, religion

    Staff Correspondent                 | Updated at 11:21pm on June 11, 2019

    The 8th international conference of the South and Southeast Asian Association for the Study of Culture and Religion will be held on June 13-16 in...

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    Minimum fitra fixed at Tk 70

    United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 01:12pm on May 16, 2019

    This year’s minimum fitra has been fixed at Tk 70 per person.The maximum fitra has been set at Tk 1,980, said assistant director of Islamic...

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    Religious minorities for withdrawal of BBC’s ‘instigating’ remark

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:07am on May 04, 2019

    Representatives and leaders of religious and minority communities on Friday denounced the portrayal of BBC that religious minorities in Bangladesh were being persecuted and claimed...

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    Shab-e-Barat observed

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 10:00pm on April 21, 2019

    Shab-e-Barat, known as the night of fortune, was observed across the country on Sunday night with due religious fervour and devotion.The Muslim devotees spent the...

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    Shab-e-Barat on April 21

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:24am on April 17, 2019

    Holy Shab-e-Barat, the night of fortune and forgiveness, will be observed in the country on April 21 as per the government’s previous announcement.State minister for...

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    Shab-e-Meraj on April 3

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:28am on March 08, 2019

    The holy Shab-e-Meraj will be observed across the country on the night of April 3....

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    Bishwa Ijtema begins today

    United News of Bangladesh . Gazipur | Updated at 12:58am on February 15, 2019

    Bishwa Ijtema, one of the largest Muslim congregations in the world, will begin today on the bank of the River Turag at Tongi.The Ijtema to...

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    Saraswati Puja being celebrated   

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 10:52am on February 10, 2019

    Saraswati Puja — worshiping the goddess of knowledge, wisdom and culture and one of the main religious festivals of the Hindu community— is being celebrated...

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    Dutch former anti-Islam MP becomes Muslim

    Agence France-Presse . The Hague | Updated at 04:50pm on February 05, 2019

    A Dutch former far-right MP and right-hand man of anti-Islam politician Geert Wilders has set tongues wagging in the Netherlands after revealing he has converted...

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    Pak SC rejects challenge against Asia Bibi acquittal

    Agence France-Presse . Islamabad | Updated at 04:48pm on January 29, 2019

    Pakistan’s Supreme Court rejected Tuesday a challenge against its decision to acquit Asia Bibi, lifting the last legal hurdle in the years-long blasphemy case and...