Dhaka: 11:16 AM, Sat, 16 Dec, 2017

Minister Sayedul Hoque passes away

Staff Correspondent: Fisheries and Livestock Minister Muhammed Sayedul Hoque has died while undergoing treatment at Bangabandhu Shiekh Mujib Medical University.

President, PM pay respects to war heroes

Staff Correspondent: President Md Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina paid tribute at the National Memorial in Savar at 6:34am on Saturday.

BDR carnage: State to appeal against acquittal

Staff Correspondent: The State will file a petition against the High Court (HC) order that acquitted 16 convicts in the much talked BDR carnage case who got death and life-term in lower court.

Nation set to celebrate 47th Victory Day Saturday

Desk Report: The nation is set to celebrate Saturday the 47th Victory Day, marking the most precious day when the country was liberated from the Pakistani occupation forces after a nine-month-long bloodstained War of Liberation.

Roads to avoid in Dhaka Victory Day

Staff Correspondent: The Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) has issued a traffic advisory for Dhaka residents on Friday ahead of Victory Day.

Youth kills half-brother in capital

Staff Correspondent:  Police has arrested a youth for killing his 7-year-old half-brother.

PM mourns death of Mohiuddin Chowdhury

Staff Correspondent: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has expressed profound shock and grief at the death of renowned politician and leader of the mass people ABM Mohiuddin Chowdhury.

Mohiuddin’s janaza this afternoon

Staff Correspondent: The namaz-e-janaza of former Chittagong City Corporation (CCC) Mayor and Chittagong city Awami League President ABM Mohiuddin Chowdhury will be held today (Friday) after Asr prayers at Laldighi in the port city.

Mohiuddin Chowdhury no more

Staff Correspondent, Chittagong:  Former Chittagong City Corporation (CCC) Mayor and Chittagong city Awami League President ABM Mohiuddin Chowdhury is no more.

ACC moves for appeal over HC stay on Haor dyke graft

M A Rahman Masum: The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has decided to appeal against a High Courlt (HC) that stayed the proceedings of Haor dyke graft case for three months.

Three Neo-JMB men remanded

Staff Correspondent: A Dhaka court has placed three Neo-JMB members including one of its founders on a five-day remand each.

96 police officers promoted

Staff Correspondent: 96 additional superintendents of police have been promoted to the rank of SP.

Question papers leaked thru’ printing press

Staff Correspondent: The question papers of Dhaka University (DU) "Gha Unit" have been leaked from printing press. A worker of the office was involved in the incident, according to Criminal Investigation Department (CID).

'Govt committed to industrial development'

Economic Correspondent: Industries Minister Amir Hossain Amu has said the government is committed to provide every possible support for the expansion and development of the industries of thrust sectors.

HC grants bail to 3 owners of Apan Jewellers

Staff Correspondent: The High Court has granted bail to three owners of Apan Jewellers owners Gulzar Ahmed, Dildar Ahmed and Azad Ahmed in three of five money laundering cases filed by customs intelligence.