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    Rice OMS suspended over government failure to control crowd, theft

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:46am on April 14, 2020

    The government has decided to suspend open market sale of rice from Monday, a week after the sale of the subsidised rice began, citing its...

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    More Awami League men arrested as rice theft continues

    Tapos Kanti Das | Updated at 12:27am on April 14, 2020

    Relief rice theft by ruling Awami League leaders and others continues in the country during the ongoing crisis due to coronavirus. On Sunday night and...

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    UP member, 5 others prosecuted in Thakurgaon over rice seizure

    United News of Bangladesh . Thakurgaon | Updated at 12:59pm on April 11, 2020

    A case has been filed against six people, including a union parishad member, with Baliadangi police station in Thakurgaon over the seizure of 630 sacks...

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    Prices of rice, onions, garlic, ginger and potatoes go up

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:53pm on April 10, 2020

    The prices of rice, onions, garlic, ginger and potatoes went up in the city’s kitchen markets over the week as the supply of the items...

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    Chaos mars subsidised rice sale

    Iqbal Mahmud | Updated at 01:23am on April 08, 2020

    Hundreds of low-income people on Tuesday crowded to buy subsidised rice at different parts of the capital flouting social distancing guidelines in this coronavirus situation....

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    Awami League leaders stealing poor’s rice: BNP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:20am on April 07, 2020

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Monday alleged that the local leaders of ruling Awami League were preparing partisan lists of beneficiaries for distributing relief at this...

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    Awami League leader jailed for misappropriating government rice

    Our Correspondent . Bogura | Updated at 01:16am on April 07, 2020

    A mobile court led by Sariakandi upazila nirbahi officer on Monday jailed ruling Awami League’s Kutubpur union unit president Gaziul Huq Gazi for one month...

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    Theft of rice meant for poor raises concern

    Tapos Kanti Das | Updated at 01:15am on April 06, 2020

    A section of ruling Awami League leaders and activists has allegedly got into misappropriation of rice meant for distributing among the poor across the country...

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    16 sacks of rice for poor seized at Trishal

    Our Correspondent . Mymensingh | Updated at 01:18am on April 04, 2020

    A mobile court seized 16 sacks of rice meant for sale to the poor at Tk 10 per kilogram from a grocery shop at Trishal in...

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    Most OMS dealers not selling rice

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:26am on April 01, 2020

    A handful of government dealers selling subsidised rice in the capital keep up their services as most of them have registered low sales as sales...