Dhaka: 6:07 AM, Mon, 21 Oct, 2019

‘Anyone trying to manipulate Bhola incident to be punished’

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday urged all to have patience and warned that those trying to take advantage of the Bhola incident will be punished.

Drive against corruption to be continued: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has vowed to continue ongoing drive against terrorism, corruption and militancy, saying no wrongdoing will be tolerated.

DIG prisons Bazlur Rashid sent to jail

A Dhaka court has sent Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of prisons Bazlur Rashid to jail in a case filed on charges of amassing illegal wealth.

DIG Bazlur Rashid arrested

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has arrested Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of prisons Bazlur Rashid.

Nine new judges appointed to High Court

The government has appointed nine new judges to the High Court.

Five US senators due Sunday

Five New York City State Senators are expected to arrive in Dhaka on Sunday, on a week-long visit to observe on ground the massive development, taking place in Bangladesh.

11 Bangladeshis confirmed among 36 dead in Saudi road crash

Eleven Bangladeshis were confirmed dead as a bus carrying pilgrims collided with another vehicle near Medina in Saudi Arabia on Wednesday.

Abrar murder: Shamim, Moaz sent to jail

A Dhaka court has sent Shamim Billah and Moaz Abu Huraira to jail after five days of remand in BUET student Abrar Fahad murder case.

President flies for Japan Sunday

President M Abdul Hamid is set to leave Dhaka Sunday on an eight-day official visit to Japan and Singapore.

Govt mulls separate cell to control mosquito-borne diseases

The government is mulling to constitute a separate cell to control mosquito and resolve health complications related to mosquito.

‘Youths getting involved with militancy from radicalization’

Counter Terrorism and Transnational Crime (CTTC) Chief Monirul Islam has said that those are being held or arrested as militant suspects, they were somehow involved with militancy earlier.

Mother, son killed in Barishal road crash

A woman and her son were killed and injured four others in a road accident on Patuakhali-Barishal-Dhaka highway on Saturday noon.

‘No wrongdoer will be spared’

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal has reiterated that none will be spared if anyone is found involved in wrongdoing, irregularity, corruption and casino business.

Germany urged to put pressure on Myanmar on Rohingya issue

Bangladesh has urged Germany to put pressure on Myanmar so that they can start taking their nationals back.

Over 100 traders become pauper in Chattogram market fire

Over 100 traders have become pauper as a devastating fire, broke out at Jahur Hawkers Market in Chattogram city early Saturday, has burned down their shops and valuables.