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    Solar irrigation infuses new dimension into Barind’s agriculture

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Rajshahi | Updated at 11:49pm on April 17, 2019

    Solar pump irrigation has brought a new dimension in agriculture in the drought-prone Barind tract benefiting its people in many ways.‘Solar power irrigation is not...

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    Inter-ministry meeting approves Buriganga, Karnaphuli master plans

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:48pm on April 17, 2019

    An inter-ministry meeting on Wednesday approved two draft master plans for saving capital Dhaka’s lifeline Buriganga River and Karnaphuli River in port city of Chattogram...

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    Bangladesh committed to reducing GHG emission: Shahab Uddin

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:48pm on April 17, 2019

    Environment, forest and climate change minister Md Shahab Uddin on Wednesday said Bangladesh was committed to reducing green house gas emission.‘Bangladesh is one of the...

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    ACC wants Rajuk’s info on actions on illegal buildings

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:44pm on April 17, 2019

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Wednesday sent a letter to the Rajdhani Unnayan Kartripakkha to inform it of the actions the city development authority had taken...

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    Suspect Moni on 5-day remand as protests on

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on April 18, 2019

    Detained accused Abdur Rahim Sharif confessed in a Feni court that he was involved in the cold blooded murder of Nusrat Jahan Rafi....

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    62pc WASA service seekers face corruption

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:00am on April 18, 2019

    Nearly 62 per cent service seekers face corruption and other irregularities in Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority, says a Transparency International Bangladesh study....

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    Bangladesh mourns damage of Notre-Dame Cathedral

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:18pm on April 17, 2019

    Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen expressed his heartfelt condolences over the massive damage caused to the Notre-Dame Cathedral from a devastating fire on April 15. In a message written to Jean-Yves Le Drian .....

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    Thunderbolt kills one in Rajshahi

    United News of Bangladesh . Rajshahi | Updated at 10:47am on April 17, 2019

    A lorry driver was killed when a thunderbolt struck him at Khudir Batala area in Charghat upazila of Rajshahi on Tuesday night. The incident occurred when victim Hebol Ali .....

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    PM pays homage to Sheikh Mujib on Mujibnagar Day

    United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 10:16am on April 17, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday paid tributes to Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the founding president of Bangladesh, on the occasion of historic Mujibnagar Day. The...

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    HC asks RMP to monitor with executive magistrates

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:37am on April 17, 2019

    The High Court in its written order released on Tuesday asked the Rajshahi Metropolitan Police commissioner to monitor mango orchards in seven days with executive...