Dhaka: 1:11 AM, Fri, 20 Jan, 2017

Mom kills daughter for she wanted a son

Savar Correspondent: A woman has allegedly strangled her six-day-old daughter in Savar as reportedly the family had expected a son.

President to address parliament Sunday

Staff Correspondent: President Abdul Hamid will address Jatiya Sangsad on Sunday.

Luxurious car found in Shitlakkha River

Staff Correspondent: Police recovered an abandoned luxurious car from Shitalakkha River in Kapashiya upazila in Gazipur on Thursday afternoon.

PM asks global businesses to negate climate change impacts

Desk Report: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has sought concerted global supports to five key areas to minimize the risk of lives and livelihoods of farmers, fishers, artisans and women particularly calling upon the businesses to play their role to negate the climate change impacts.

5 fraud gang members held in capital

Staff Correspondent: Detective detained five members of a fraud gang from Motijheel area in the capital on Thursday.

Bangladeshi student shot dead in US

Staff Correspondent, Rajshahi: A Bangladeshi student was shot to death by unknown miscreants in Los Feliz of Los Angeles in United States (US) early Tuesday.

Home ministry split into 2 divisions

Staff Correspondent: The government has split home ministry into two divisions, according to a gazette issued by the Cabinet Division on Thursday.

Inform unexpected incident immediately: SC to lower court

Staff Correspondent: The Supreme Court (SC) has issued directives to the lower courts of the country to inform its registrar general office about any unexpected incident immediately taking place there.

Khaleda places wreath at Zia’s grave

Staff Correspondent: BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia has paid homage to party founder and slain president Ziaur Rahman by placing a wreath at his grave, marking his 81th birth anniversary.

15 human traffickers held

Staff Correspondent: Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) has held 15 members of an international human trafficking racket conducting drives in different places in the capital.

HC upholds death for 2 in Microbus driver murder

Staff Correspondent: The High Court (HC) has upheld the death sentence for two persons in microbus driver Liton murder case in Sirajganj.

Three held with fake currency notes in city

Staff Correspondent: Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) detained three persons with fake currency of notes from Keraniganj of the capital on Wednesday evening.

Truck kills 2 kids in Gazipur

Staff Correspondent: Two children were killed in a road accident while a truck rammed them in Dakshin Panishail area in Gazipur City Corporation on Wednesday.

PM for greater transboundary water collaboration

Desk Report: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesay underlined the importance of greater collaboration on development and utilizing transboundary freshwater resources for economic development.

Govt to build 2nd LNG terminal in Moheshkhali

Special Correspondent: The cabinet approved the proposal to deploy the second LNG terminal of US-based Excelerate Energy in Moheshkhali, as the government seeks to speed up the import of gas to meet growing demand.