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    Real estate contributes 15pc to economy

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 12:57am on February 07, 2020

    REHAB vice-president and Chattogram unit chairman Abdul Kaiyyum Chowdhury said that real estate industry is contributing 15 per cent to the country’s economy, but this...

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    UIU holds convocation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:56am on February 07, 2020

    The 6th convocation of United International University was held on Thursday on its campus in Dhaka. A total of 2,352 students from different disciplines were...

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    Govt’s bank loans reach Tk 49,106cr in 7 months

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:56am on February 07, 2020

    The government’s net borrowing from the banking system stood at Tk 49,106.16 crore in the first seven months of the current fiscal year 2019-2020 resulting...

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    NSU holds seminar on awareness of coronavirus

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:54am on February 07, 2020

    North South University organised a seminar on ‘novel coronavirus outbreak: what will be our steps?’ on the campus in Dhaka on Thursday. Vice-chancellor Atiqul Islam...

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    Gono Bishwabidyalay holds academic council meeting

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:53am on February 07, 2020

    The 17th meeting of the academic council of Gono Bishwabidyalay was held at the vice-chancellor’s office on its campus in Savar on Thursday. The meeting...

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    Visitors increase but sales still low

    Taznil Rahaman | Updated at 12:50am on February 07, 2020

    The number of visitors at Amar Ekushey Book Fair increased on Thursday but the sales activities were still poor, said publishers. The month-long book fair...

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    Jahangirnagar University teachers, students continue demanding VC’s removal

    JU Correspondent | Updated at 12:40am on February 07, 2020

    A section of teachers and students of Jahangirnagar University on Thursday staged demonstration again demanding resignation of vice-chancellor Professor Farzana Islam for her alleged involvement...

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    Withdrawal of Dhaka University honorary degrees to 3 Pakistanis demanded

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 12:38am on February 07, 2020

    A section of teachers and students of Dhaka University on Thursday demanded that the university authorities should withdraw the honorary doctorate degrees bestowed on three...

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    Journalists demand arrest of attackers in 48 hours

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:37am on February 07, 2020

    Journalists on Thursday threatened to go on tough agitation programmes if the attackers on journalists during the Dhaka city elections on February 1 were not...

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    Minor girl’s body found in Kadamtali canal after five days

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 04:38pm on February 06, 2020

    The body of a minor girl was recovered from the Kadamtali canal in the city on Thursday afternoon, five days after she had gone missing...