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    Rajshahi University student remanded for raping friend

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 02:12am on February 11, 2020

    A Rajshahi court on Monday placed a Rajshahi University student on a two-day remand in a case filed allegedly for raping his female friend. Rajshahi...

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    ‘Robber’ killed in Cumilla ‘gunfight’

    United News of Bangladesh . Cumilla | Updated at 02:10am on February 11, 2020

    A suspected robber was killed in a reported gunfight with police in an area near the Cumilla-Sylhet Highway at Burichang in Cumilla early Monday. The...

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    3 to be quizzed over Kadamtali rape

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 02:09am on February 11, 2020

    A Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Court on Monday granted police three days to interrogate three suspected rapists of two girls at Kadamtali in Dhaka. Dhaka metropolitan...

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    55pc of housing complex residents victims of passive smoking

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:07am on February 11, 2020

    At least 55 per cent residents of multi-unit housing complexes in the urban areas are victims of passive smoking, according to a new study released...

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    Combined admission tests to improve images of teachers: UGC chair

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:05am on February 11, 2020

    Combined admission tests in public universities from the next session will enhance of image of teachers, said University Grants Commission chairman Professor Kazi Shahidullah on...

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    IUB, Brock university sign MoU

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:04am on February 11, 2020

    Brock University in Canada and Independent University, Bangladesh signed a Memorandum of Understanding through a ceremony organised on the IUB campus in Dhaka recently...

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    Death sentence to 5 JMB activists upheld

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:02am on February 11, 2020

    The High Court upheld a Jhalakathi trial court verdict sentencing five members of banned extremist group Jammatul Mujahedeen Bangladesh to death for killing a Jhalakati...

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    Syed Mainuddin Ahmad’s birth anniversary observed

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:01am on February 11, 2020

    Maizbhandari sufi saint Syed Mainuddin Ahmad Al-Hasani’s 83rd anniversary of birth was observed in Chattogram on Monday. Anjuman-e-Rahmania Mainia Maizbhandaria and...

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    International law moot court competition held in UAP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:59am on February 11, 2020

    University of Dhaka became the champion while University of Chattogram and University of Asia Pacific secured 2nd and 3rd positions in the 4th Bangladesh National...

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    179 titles arrive on ninth day

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 01:53am on February 11, 2020

    Hundred and seventy nine new titles arrived at Ekushey Book Fair on Monday, the ninth day of month-long Fair. IPDC Finance Limited opened a booth...