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    Flood-affected farmers hit by soaring rice price

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 01:35am on September 23, 2017

    Millions of subsistent farmers of boro and aman rice and other crops after suffering staggering losses caused by floods in the northern and eastern districts...

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    784 Pabna rice mills blacklisted

    Our Correspondent . Pabna | Updated at 12:46am on September 22, 2017

    The government has blacklisted 784 out of 876 rice mills in Pabna as they failed to supply rice to the government depot as per contracts...

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    80,000 sacks of stored rice seized in Ctg

    Our Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 12:32am on September 22, 2017

    A mobile court on Thursday seized 80,000 sacks of rice from a warehouse in the port city’s Sagarika area. The mobile court led by executive...

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    Govt fails to reduce rice price after meeting with traders: BNP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:26pm on September 21, 2017

      Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Thursday alleged that the government after holding meeting with rice traders and mill owners could not bring down the soaring ...

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    BNP blames govt for rice crisis

    United News of Bangladesh . Thakurgaon | Updated at 12:33am on September 21, 2017

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Wednesday alleged that the government itself had created a rice crisis in the country, inflicting...

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    2,071 sacks of VGD rice seized

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:21am on September 21, 2017

    Six businessmen were detained and 2,071 sacks of rice allotted by the government for Vulnerable Group Development programme were seized in raids in Sirajganj and...

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    Non-boiled rice makes fun of parboiled rice at OMS

    | Updated at 12:05am on September 21, 2017

    THE sudden doubling of the price of parboiled rice, the staple food of the country’s people, at the outlets of government open market sales —...

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    OMS of rice fails to attract consumers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:10am on September 20, 2017

    The government’s open market sale of rice has failed to achieve its target as consumers are reluctant to buy Atap rice (rice milled from sun...

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    5,314 sacks hoarded rice found in Rajshahi

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 12:36pm on September 19, 2017

    A Rajshahi mobile court in a drive found 5,314 sacks of hoarded rice in two rice mills of Sopura area in city on Monday afternoon...

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    Govt to import one lakh tonnes of rice from Myanmar

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:51am on September 19, 2017

    The government has decided to import one lakh tonnes of atob rice from Myanmar at the rate of US$442 per tonne, food minister Qamrul Islam...