Muktijoddha Mancha organises human chain rally against Pakistan
Water level in Sylhet decreases, misery increases
Rain brings relief in different places including Dhaka
Government employees want 60 percent salary hike
Siam to star opposite Mithila Palkar in a Bollywood film
Dhaka, May 19: The famous journalist, lyricist, columnist and writer Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury, the author of the song 'Ekushey February' is no more (Inna lillahi wa inna ilaihi rajiun). He died in London at 6:40 a.m. local time on Thursday.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 19: Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi said India has not stopped exporting wheat to Bangladesh.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 19: US Ambassador to Bangladesh Peter Haas has said that his country is keen to build effective relations with Bangladesh.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 19: A lighter vessel named MV Tamim has been involved in an accident in the Bay of Bengal.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 19: The law enforcement agencies have found evidence of question paper leak in the manpower recruitment examination of the Directorate of Secondary and Higher Education (DSHE). The Detective Branch (DB) of the police has already arrested five officers and employees of the DSHE.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 19: Although there is no rain, the flood situation in Sylhet has deteriorated due to the mountain water coming down from the upper reaches of India.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 19: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has come down heavily on BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia and Nobel laureate economist Dr. Muhammad Yunus who had criticized the Padma Setu when its construction work was started.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 18: Information and Broadcasting Minister and Awami League joint general secretary Dr. Hasan Mahmud said BNP leaders should apologize to the people while cross the Padma Setu (Bridge).
Arrest of PK Haldar was on the basis of information from Bangladesh: Indian High Commissioner Doraiswami
Dhaka, May 18: Indian High Commissioner to Bangladesh Vikram K Doraiswami has said that Bangladeshi fugitive businessman Prashanta Kumar Haldar alias PK Haldar has been detained in India's West Bengal on the basis of information provided by the Bangladesh authorities.
Dhaka, May 18: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has urged all not to build unplanned facilities in Cox's Bazar and said her government is implementing various projects to ensure the overall development of Cox's Bazar while preserving its natural beauty and biodiversity.
Dhaka, May 18: A fraudulent ring has embezzled crores of takas from various contractors and organizations using the names and identities of various important people of the state, including members of Bangabandhu's family.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 18: The Covid-19 death toll in Bangladesh stands at 29,127 as no corona-related fatality was reported in 24 hours from 8 am on Tuesday to 8 am on Wednesday.
Beijing/Dhaka: Chinese companies, already suffering from a poor image in corporate ethics, continue to violate the laws of the land in Bangladesh causing loss to the exchequer.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 18: Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman spent an important period of his life in Kolkata (then Calcutta). The period started with his admission in the IA class of the then Islamia College (now Maulana Azad College) in Kolkata and lasted till the partition of India in 1947.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 18: Dhaka is worried about the influx of Rohingyas from India to Bangladesh. Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen will discuss the issue with India.