Dhaka: 3:23 PM, Tue, 25 Sep, 2018

Tk 30cr transacted illegally at Mongla-Burimari port

Staff Correspondent: Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) has claimed that an illegal transaction of Tk 30 crore is done in a year in name of rendering services at Mongla port and Burimari land port.

Bus kills man in capital

Staff Correspondent: A man was killed as a bus hit him at Badda Link Road in the capital on Sunday morning.

Govt issues 5 directives for Tabligh Jamaat

Secretariat Correspondent: The government has issued 5 directives for the followers of Tabligh Jamaat to remove conflicts between the two factions of the non-political global Sunni Islamic missionary movement.

10 districts get new DCs

Secretariat Correspondent: In a major reshuffle in the field administration, the government has appointed new deputy commissioners (DCs) to 10 districts.

Panel Mayor Osman Gani's body brought home

Staff Correspondent: The body of Dhaka North City Corporation Panel Mayor Osman Gani was brought home on Sunday.

'Economical progress won't be hampered'

Staff Correspondent: Finance Minister AMA Muhith said there will be no impact on the ongoing process of economy if new government takes charge.

Garment workers block highway for salary in Gazipur

Staff Correspondent, Gazipur: A group of angry garment workers of Gazipur blocked the Dhaka-Mymensingh highway demanding their due salaries.

2 killed in Chattogram road crash

Staff Correspondent, Chattogram: At least two people were killed in a road accident in Panchlaish thana area of the port city early Saturday.

Rail communication of Rangpur halted

Staff Correspondent, Bogura: Rail communication of Rangpur with the capital city was halted due to construction of a rail bridge in Bhelur Para area of Sonatola in Bagura district on Sunday morning.

Biman increasing flights on Dhaka-London route

Staff Correspondent: Biman Bangladesh Airlines is going to increase number of flights on Dhaka-London route from December.

WB Vice President due in Bangladesh

Staff Correspondent: World Bank (WB) Vice President for the South Asia Region Hartwig Schafer arrives here in Bangladesh on Sunday to discuss how to help the country to cope with the Rohingya crisis and reduce poverty.

‘Sabotage makers to be suppressed strictly’

Staff Correspondent: DIG Monirul Islam, chief of Counter Terrorism and Transnational Crime (CTTC) unit of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) said those who will attempt to make any sabotage on October over the verdict of August-21 grenade attack case will be strictly suppressed.

EVM won't be used forcefully: CEC

Staff Correspondent: Chief Election Commissioner KM Nurul Huda has said that Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) will not be used putting additional pressure in the election.

Illegal cigarettes, medicines worth Tk 2cr seized

Staff Correspondent: Members of Customs intelligence seized a huge quantity of illegally imported medicine and cigarettes from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka early Saturday.

DNCC panel mayor Osman Gani dies

Staff Correspondent: Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Panel Mayor Md Osman Gani has died while undergoing treatment in Singapore.