Dhaka: 4:59 AM, Mon, 22 Jul, 2019

PM asks Bangladesh envoys to pursue economic diplomacy

Desk Report: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has asked the Bangladesh envoys in European countries to pursue the economic diplomacy alongside the political one as she joined the first-ever Bangladeshi envoys conference in the British capital.

DSCC representatives to destroy mosquitos visiting all doors

Staff Correspondent: Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) has launched a 15-day mosquito eradication crash programme through visiting all doors of the city dwellers.

14 members of ‘juvenile gang’ held

Staff Correspondent: A team of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) has arrested 14 members of a “juvenile gang” from Uttara area of Dhaka.

Dhaka, New Delhi meeting Aug 7

Diplomatic Correspondent: Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal will hold a bilateral meeting with his Indian counterpart Amit Sah over security issue. The meeting will be held in Indian Capital New Delhi on August 7.

Charge sheet submitted in Tk 243cr coal embezzlement case

Staff Correspondent: The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has submitted charge sheet against former managing director (MD) of Barapukuria Coal Mining Company Ltd (BCMCL) Habib Uddin Ahmed and 23 other officials of the company in a case filed over coal embezzlement of Tk 243.28 crore.

70 DAGs appointed

Staff Correspondent: The government has appointed 70 lawyers as Deputy Attorney General (DAG) who will discharge their duties in the Appellate Division and High Court Division of the Supreme Court.

HC orders master plan to reduce traffic jam

Staff Correspondent: The High Court (HC) has directed the authorities concerned to sketch a master plan involving experts in order to reduce traffic congestion of the capital Dhaka.

Woman’s hand severed as truck hit

Senior Correspondent: A woman lost her right hand as a speedy truck hit her with a road-side pole in the capital’s Hajaribag area on Sunday morning.

PM’s directive not to take quick step against Priya Saha

Senior Correspondent: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has directed not to take any quick step against Priya Saha.

Joy’s Facebook status over Priya Saha comment

Risingbd Desk:  Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's ICT Affairs Adviser and son Sajeeb Wazed Joy has given a Facebook status over Priya Saha comment.

HC summons director general of DSHE

Staff Correspondent: The High Court summoned Professor Dr Syed Md Golam Faruk, director general of Secondary and Higher Education Directorate to appear before it to explain contempt of court charges.

Fire at Banani high-rise building

Senior Correspondent: A fire that broke out at a high-rise building in Banani area of the capital city has been brought under control.

Case against 400 for killing woman in mass beating

Savar Correspondent: A case has been filed against 400 unknown people with Savar Model Police Station for killing a woman in mass beating.

Minni denied bail

Barguna Correspondent: A court in Barguna on Sunday rejected the bail petition of Ayesha Siddika Minni in a case filed over the murder of Rifat Sharif.  

PM attends envoys conference in London

Diplomatic Correspondent: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina joined the first-ever Bangladeshi envoys conference in the British capital on Saturday.