Monday 20 August 2018 ,
Latest News
  • Safe road movement: 9 more students freed from Keraniganj jail
  • Khalishpur Meghna oil depot catches fire, 3 killed
  • Truck-microbus collision kills 6 in Feni
  • Myanmar tactfully delaying Rohingya repatriation
  • Movement for safe roads: 25 students get bail
Health experts urge awareness to check dengue during Eid vacation

Health experts urge awareness to check dengue during Eid vacation

Health experts yesterday urged the people, especially those leaving the capital to celebrate the Eid-ul-Azha elsewhere, to keep clean their houses and…

Bangladesh-US in talks over extradition: Minister

Law Minister Anisul Huq said Bangladesh is continuing its discussion with the United States to bring back one of the Bangabandhu's killers, Rashed Chowdhury, from that country and the US remains positive to support Bangladesh legally, reports UNB. "We have a very good relationship with the…

‘Govt using ‘controversial’ ICT Act against students’

Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) President AdvocateZainul Abedin yesterday claimed that the government was using 'controversial' Information, Communication and Technology (ICT) Act against the protesting students of quota reform and safe road movement, reports UNB. Speaking at a press conference…
Ex-ambassador Mohammed Farooq dies

Ex-ambassador Mohammed Farooq dies

Former ambassador Mohammed Farooq passed away at a hospital in the capital yesterday. He was 70, reports UNB. Mohammed Farooq who had been suffering from…

Sharing Eid delight with special children

This year's Eid-ul-Azha celebration brings a new meaning of endless love and joy in the lives of a group of children with autism. Some 25 children with autism from a specialised school run by the Society for the Welfare of Autistic Children (SWAC) have cooked special Eid dishes for their mothers…

‘Avoid rooftop, overcrowded launches, says Shahjahan

Shipping Minister Shahjahan Khan yesterday urged people heading home on the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha to refrain from travelling in overcrowded launches and avoid rooftop journey, reports UNB. The minister came up with the call while talking to reporters during his visit to Sadarghat Launch Terminal yesterday.…

PM gives aid to gallantry award-winning freedom fighters

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday gave financial assistance to the gallantry award-winning freedom fighters (FFs) and their heirs, reports BSS. The prime minister handed over the cheques for the financial assistance to the 18 families of the freedom fighters, who received gallantry awards, at a…

‘Women’s rights will be hindered if BNP, Jamaat come to power’

Social Welfare Minister Rashed Khan Menon yesterday said the women folk of the country will be victimised, if the conspiracy of BNP-Jamaat becomes successful, reports BSS. He said BNP-Jamaat is now active to hatch conspiracy against the government with an ambition to go to power. “Being failure…

Uterus cancer kills 11,000 women annually in country

Nearly 11,000 women die of uterus cancer annually in Bangladesh, while about five crore females are at risk to be affected by the disease, a recent research said, reports BSS. The research conducted by a team of uterus cancer experts showed that the illiterate and sex workers are at the great risk of…

RCC committed to remove animal wastes within 12hrs

RAJSHAHI: Rajshahi City Corporation (RCC) is determined to safe removal of sacrificial animals waste within 12 hours in the city and it has adopted massive measures to this end, reports BSS. As part of the efforts, the RCC has fixed 210 spots for slaughtering sacrificial animals on the forthcoming day…

10 patients get govt support

RAJSHAHI: A total of 10 patients suffering from various chronic diseases received financial support worth around Tk five lakh on Saturday, reports BSS. Department of Social Services (DSS) provided the support. Fazley Hossain Badsha, MP, deputy director of DSS Rashedul Kabir and its Assistant Director…

News in brief

Cattle-loaded trawler capsizes in Narayanganj Narayanganj: A trawler carrying 31 cattle capsized in the Buriganga River when it collided with a launch near Fatullah launch ghat on Friday night. Soon after the incident, police arrested launch master Faruk Hossain in this connection. Shah Mohammad Monjur,…

Campus corner

DU extends application deadline till Aug 28 The time limit of online application process for admission into first year honour’s courses of Dhaka University (DU) under the 2018-19 academic session has been extended for two more days. Now, the applicants can apply till 2 pm on August 28 (Tuesday),…
Poll
Today's Question »
BNP said it will not accept the use of EVMs in the next general election as it can create a scope for 'digital vote rigging'. Do you agree?
 Yes
 No
 No Comment
Yes 92.8%
No 6.5%
No Comment 0.7%
Most Viewed
E-Paper

Copyright © All right reserved.

Editor : M. Shamsur Rahman

Published by the Editor on behalf of Independent Publications Limited at Media Printers, 446/H, Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1215.
Editorial, News & Commercial Offices : Beximco Media Complex, 149-150 Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1208, Bangladesh. GPO Box No. 934, Dhaka-1000.

Editor : M. Shamsur Rahman
Published by the Editor on behalf of Independent Publications Limited at Media Printers, 446/H, Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1215.
Editorial, News & Commercial Offices : Beximco Media Complex, 149-150 Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1208, Bangladesh. GPO Box No. 934, Dhaka-1000.

Disclaimer & Privacy Policy
....................................................
About Us
....................................................
Contact Us
....................................................
Advertisement
....................................................
Subscription

Powered by : Frog Hosting