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    COVID-19 claims 11 more, infects 470 in Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:55pm on February 26, 2021

    COVID-19 claimed 11 more lives and 470 people tested positive in Bangladesh new in the past 24 hours ending at 8:00am on Friday while global...

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    Exams at seven colleges allowed amid protests

    Ershad Kamol and Obaidur Rahman Sohan | Updated at 10:24am on February 24, 2021

    The government on Wednesday decided to continue the ongoing and scheduled examinations at seven colleges affiliated to Dhaka University amid the ongoing protests by the...

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    BNP declares month-long events

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:51pm on February 24, 2021

    Opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Wednesday announced holding a rally at Suhrawardy Udyan on March 30 as part of the party’s month-long programmes in the...

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    Ctg BNP mayoral candidate sues CEC, CCC mayor

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 04:32pm on February 24, 2021

    Opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party-backed mayoral candidate for the Chattogram City Corporation polls Shahadat Hossain on Wednesday filed a case against nine people, including chief election...

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    Washington asks Dhaka to respect rights issues

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 10:44am on February 24, 2021

    The US secretary of state Antony Blinken on Wednesday in a telephone conversation made an appeal to his Bangladeshi counterpart AK Abdul Momen in Washington...

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    Gono Forum faction to hold confce in May 28-29

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:33am on February 28, 2021

    The dissident leaders of Gono Forum will hold the party’s 6th national conference on May 28 and 29 in Dhaka. The decision was made at...

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    Aricha-Kazirhat ferry route inaugurated

    Our Correspondent . Pabna | Updated at 12:32am on February 28, 2021

    Ferry service on the Aricha–Kazirhat route across the River Padma was inaugurated on Saturday to improve the communications between the capital and north-western districts of the...

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    Police constable held over rape of minor

    United News of Bangladesh . Feni | Updated at 12:31am on February 28, 2021

    A police constable was arrested in Rangamati on Friday morning over raping a teenager in Fulgazi of Feni. The arrestee has been identified as Constable...

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    UAP celebrates silver jubilee

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:30am on February 28, 2021

    University of Asia Pacific held a virtual discussion on Thursday marking its silver jubilee. The university’s trustee board chairman CM Shafi Sami, as the chief...

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    5 killed in 3 road accidents

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:29am on February 28, 2021

    At least five persons were killed in three separate road accidents in Khulna and Satkhira in the past 24 hours, police said Saturday. In Satkhira, two brick kiln workers were killed after a tractor trolley hit them in the Taltola area of...