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    RMG workers demonstrate in Gazipur

    Our Correspondent . Gazipur | Updated at 01:50am on January 12, 2021

    Workers of a readymade garment factory held a demonstration protesting at physical assault on their colleagues at Tongi Industrial Area in Gazipur on Monday. The...

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    Man held for killing wife, sister-in-law

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:53pm on January 09, 2021

    A rickshaw-puller allegedly hacked his wife to death and strangulated his sister-in-law in East Nakhalpara of the capital on Saturday. The deceased were the wife, Yasmin...

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    729 workers killed in workplace accidents in 2020: study

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:38pm on January 09, 2021

    A total of 729 workers were killed and 433 others injured in workplace accidents across the country in 2020, according to a survey conducted by...

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    Protest seeks government step for sending expats to Qatar

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:28am on January 06, 2021

    Several hundred people, who returned home from Qatar losing their works following the COVID-19 pandemic, held a demonstration in front of the foreign ministry in...

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    Workers confine Rangpur Sugar Mills MD for hours

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:40am on January 03, 2021

    Workers of state-owned Rangpur Sugar Mills on Saturday staged demonstration at the mill premises at Mahimaganj in Gobindaganj upazila under Gaibandha district, protesting at the...

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    Bangladesh apparel factory workers, owners face uncertainties

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 12:19am on January 03, 2021

    The country’s readymade garment exporters and workers passed the year 2020 through uncertainties and anxieties amid the coronavirus pandemic that caused export slumps and heavy...

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    Unpaid wage, reopening of sugar mills demanded

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:33am on January 02, 2021

    Children of sugar mill workers on Friday demanded steps for immediate payment of all dues of the workers and sugarcane growers and resumption of sugarcane...

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    A safe work environment for healthcare workers

    Hasnat M Alamgir | Updated at 12:00am on December 31, 2020

    A SKILLED healthcare work force is the cornerstone of the healthcare delivery system. This is particularly true for low- and middle-income countries such as Bangladesh...

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    Walton accords reception to health workers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:45am on December 28, 2020

    Walton honoured the country’s physicians, nurses and healthcare service providers as the recognition of their medical services to protect the people’s lives from the coronavirus...

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    RMG workers block highway for arrears in Gazipur

    Our Correspondent . Gazipur | Updated at 12:56am on December 25, 2020

    Several hundred workers of a readymade garment factory at Lokkhipura in Gazipur demonstrated for arrears on Thursday. Gazipur industrial police said that the workers of...