Dhaka: 8:37 PM, Mon, 20 Jan, 2020

Country’s gas resource to be exhausted in 11 yrs

The gas fields in the country are now producing 2,570 million cubic feet of gas per day (mmcfd). But, the country’s gas resource to be exhausted in 11 year.

3,597 applications for online news portal registration

Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud has told the Jatiya Sangsad (JS) that the government has received a total of 3,597 applications for online news portal registration till now.

Draft list enrolled with 10.96 crore voters

Bangladesh has got 53.66 lakh new voters after its 2018 general election, according to the draft updated electoral rolls revealed by the Election Commission.

Don't use of degrees before doctor's names: HC

The High Court (HC) has directed the doctors not to use higher degrees before their names.

Mahbub Talukdar serves U Note again

Election Commissioner Mahbub Talukdar on Monday put forward an unofficial letter (U Note) to the Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) KM Nurul Huda, other commissioners and two returning officers, drawing their attention to electoral code of conduct.

Assault of Teacher: Upazila chairman sued

A case has been filed against an upazila chairman and 10 others on charge of assaulting a teacher of Mymensingh Mahila Degree College in the district on Monday.

AL’s Moslem Uddin takes oath as MP

Awami League (AL)’s newly elected MP Moslem Uddin Ahmed has taken oath as a member of the 11th parliament from Chattogram-8 constituency.

Health Minister’s APS escapes ACC call, summoned again

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has summoned Health Minister Dr Zahid Maleque’s Assistant Personal Secretary (APS) Dr Mohammad Arifur Rahman Sheikh again as he did not appear before it.

Four to die for killing schoolboy

A Dhaka court has sentenced four people including a couple to death penalty in a case filed over killing eight grader Kausar in the capital’s Kamrangirchar.

5 to die in Ctg mass killing case

Five people have been awarded with death penalty in Chattogram mass killing case.

‘Attack carried out to weaken police morale’

Monirul Islam, the chief of the Counter Terrorism and Transnational Crime (CTTC) unit of Dhaka Metropolitan Police, said police members were attacked at five places in the capital to weaken their morale.

MP Abdul Mannan’s janaza held

The namaj-e-janaza of Awami League MP of Bogura -1 constituency Abdul Mannan was held at South Plaza of Jatiya Snagsad on Monday morning.

Prothom Alo editor gets anticipatory bail

The High Court has granted a four-week anticipatory bail to Prothom Alo Editor Matiur Rahman  in a case over the death of Dhaka Residential Model College (DRMC) student Nayeemul Abrar.

Shaheed Asad Day today

The nation is recalling the great sacrifice of student leader Shaheed Asaduzzaman Asad on the occasion of his 51th martyrdom anniversary today (Monday).

10 get death penalty for bomb attack on CPB rally

A Dhaka court has handed down death sentence to ten people in a case filed over bomb attack on a rally of Communist Party of Bangladesh (CPB) in 2001 in the capital that left five people dead and 20 others injured.