17m ago| Governance

Maj Gen Wahid-Uz-Zaman made new DG of Immigration and Passports

Major General Md Wahid-Uz-Zaman has been appointed the new director general of Department of Immigration and Passports (DIP).

51m ago| Politics

Gono Odhikar Parishad: Nur secretary general of new political party

A new political party -- Bangladesh Gono Odhikar Parishad -- was launched today with former Gono Forum General Secretary Dr Reza Kibria and former Ducsu Vice Present Nurul Haque Nur as convenor and...

1h ago| Healthcare

CMCH launches country’s 2nd specialised unit for stroke patients

Chattogram Medical College Hospital today launched its specialised unit for stroke patients at its Neurology Ward, aiming to provide comprehensive treatment to patients.

6h ago| Transport

Crack in Ctg’s MA Mannan flyover; vehicular movement stopped

After a crack in a ramp of MA Mannan Flyover in the port city was found around 10:00pm last night, police stopped vehicular movement on and under the flyover.

6h ago| Crime & Justice

Pori Moni gets bail in drug case

A Dhaka court today granted bail to film actress Pori Moni and her two aides in a case filed under the Narcotics Control Act.

7h ago| Crime & Justice

Bodies of couple, 12-year-old daughter recovered from Khulna pond

Bodies of three family members were recovered from a pond in Khulna’s Koyra upazila this morning. 

October 26, 2021
October 26, 2021

Khurshida Rahman passes away

Khurshida Rahman, wife of Transcom Group Director Atiqur Rahman, died at Evercare Hospital in Dhaka this morning.

October 26, 2021
October 26, 2021

Police, BNP activists clash in Nayapaltan; 30 detained

Police and BNP activists locked in a clash in front of the party's Nayapaltan headquarters in Dhaka this morning.

October 26, 2021
October 26, 2021

Crack in Ctg’s MA Mannan flyover; vehicular movement stopped

After a crack in a ramp of MA Mannan Flyover in the port city was found around 10:00pm last night, police stopped vehicular movement on and under the flyover.

October 26, 2021
October 26, 2021

Pori Moni gets bail in drug case

A Dhaka court today granted bail to film actress Pori Moni and her two aides in a case filed under the Narcotics Control Act.

October 26, 2021
October 26, 2021

Bodies of couple, 12-year-old daughter recovered from Khulna pond

Bodies of three family members were recovered from a pond in Khulna’s Koyra upazila this morning. 

October 26, 2021
October 26, 2021

President returns home from UK

President M Abdul Hamid returned home this morning after a 15-day visit to Germany and UK for health checkup and treatment of eyes.

October 26, 2021
October 26, 2021

Rab arrests Karnaphuli Multi-Purpose MD, 9 others

Rab arrested 10 staff members of Karnaphuli Multi-Purpose Co-operative Society, including managing director Shakil Ahmed, from its office in Dhaka’s Mirpur area yesterday.

October 26, 2021
October 26, 2021

Fire near Baghabari Oil Depot destroys Sirajganj shops, houses

Several shops, residents and vehicles were gutted in a fire that broke out near Baghabari Oil Depot in Shahzadpur upazila of Sirajganj early today.

October 26, 2021
October 26, 2021

Youth stabbed to death in Dhaka’s Bangshal 

A youth was stabbed to death in Dhaka’s Bangshal area last night. 

October 26, 2021
October 26, 2021

Japan to provide $5m to promote primary education

Bangladesh and Japan yesterday signed an exchange of notes and grant agreement on the  “Japanese Grant Aid for the Fourth Primary Education Development Programme”.