23 Apr 2014 01:01:34 PM Wednesday
HC asks to stop charges, fees
The High Court asked the government to direct English-medium schools not to realize annual charges and readmission fees from students in the next three months.
23 Apr 2014 12:55:11 PM Wednesday
Convicted BDR man dies in jail
A man, who was awarded three years imprisonment, died of cardiac arrest at Kashimpur jail on Wednesday morning.
23 Apr 2014 12:53:26 PM Wednesday
Technical college in each upazila
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said that technical college will be set up in each upazila of the country to make the manpower skilled, competent.
23 Apr 2014 12:27:22 PM Wednesday
Tangail road mishap kills 1,hurts 30
A man was killed and 30 others sustained injuries in a road accident on Dhaka-Tangail highway in Mirzapur upazila of the district Wednesday.
23 Apr 2014 11:58:26 AM Wednesday
HRW on Rana Plaza tragedy
Victims need assistance urgently
Survivors of the Rana Plaza building collapse one year ago in Bangladesh are still suffering from their injuries and loss of income, Human Rights Watch said Wednesday.
23 Apr 2014 11:44:29 AM Wednesday
2 BGB men hurt in smugglers’ attack
Two Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) personnel were injured as smugglers attacked them in Bilgathua frontier under Daulatpur upazila of the district on Tuesday night.
23 Apr 2014 10:56:20 AM Wednesday
Youth stabbed dead in N’ganj, 2 hurt
A youth was knifed to death and two others were injured by thief duo in Fatulla under Sadar upazila of the city early Wednesday.
23 Apr 2014 10:18:14 AM Wednesday
2 held with bomb making tools
Rapid Action Battalion (RAB)-2 personnel held two people with huge bomb making equipments from capital’s Uttara area early Wednesday.
23 Apr 2014 10:09:47 AM Wednesday
BNP moves to Teesta Barrage
BNP’s long march caravan will set off for the Teesta Barrage at Dalia-Doani point in Lalmonithat from the district on Wednesday morning.
23 Apr 2014 09:04:38 AM Wednesday
‘Gunfight’ with cops
Extremist killed in Jessore
A suspected extremist was killed in a ‘gunfight’ with police in Abhaynagar upazila of the district early Wednesday. Five policemen also sustained injuries during the gunbattle.
22 Apr 2014 11:23:09 PM Tuesday
100 RMG workers fall sick in Gazipur
Over 100 readymade garment workers have fallen sick due to food poisoning after having tiffin served at GM Tex Limited in Kashimpur Sultan Market area of the city on Tuesday night.
22 Apr 2014 11:15:52 PM Tuesday
Spokesperson at every hospital: Nasim
Health and Family Welfare Minister Mohammad Nasim on Tuesday said the government is set to open information center at every public hospital.
22 Apr 2014 10:16:00 PM Tuesday
‘Long March Brings Aater in Teesta’
Acting Secretary General of BNP Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Tuesday claimed water flow in Teesta River increased after Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) staged long march.
22 Apr 2014 08:22:01 PM Tuesday
6 get life in Bagerhat murder case
A Bagerhat court on Tuesday awarded life-time imprisonment to six people in a case filed for killing a local contactor by hacking.
22 Apr 2014 08:10:25 PM Tuesday
Maj Gen Manzoor Murder
Probe report must within July 15
A Dhaka court on Tuesday approved the time extension plea by the prosecution for further investigation into General Manzoor murder case and ordered to submit the report within July 15.
22 Apr 2014 07:51:48 PM Tuesday
4 recruited for St Martin beach
Four sea beach workers have been recruited and many initiatives have been taken at Saint Martin’s Island to alert and save the tourists on the island.
22 Apr 2014 07:48:14 PM Tuesday
Faridpur road crash kills mother-son
A woman along with her son was killed in a road accident on Dhaka-Khulna highway at Kanaipur BSCIC Industrial Area of the district on Tuesday afternoon.
22 Apr 2014 07:41:51 PM Tuesday
ECNEC okays 5 projects involving Tk 2072cr
The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) on Tuesday approved five projects involving Tk 2072.53 crore.
22 Apr 2014 06:03:12 PM Tuesday
Banglalink for empowering women
Banglalink, one of the leading mobile-phone operators in the country, with support from The Asia Foundation and the District Women’s Business Forums (DWBFs), has launched a new initiative to empower women throughout the country.
22 Apr 2014 05:59:19 PM Tuesday
Tight security demanded at St Martins
The government should take tight security measures to avert further tragic situation at Saint Martin’s Island in the Bay.
22 Apr 2014 04:59:15 PM Tuesday
ACC files 3-case against Shawkat
Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) filed three cases against Expatriates’ Welfare Secretary Dr Khandaker Shawkat Hossain for his alleged involvement in irregularities in distributing plots.
22 Apr 2014 04:51:48 PM Tuesday
Tk 85 fare for first 2-km fixed for Taxicabs
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina ordered to fix the fare of first two kilometers in new yellow taxicabs Tk 85 instead of Tk 100.
22 Apr 2014 04:23:02 PM Tuesday
RU warns intern doctors
Rajshahi University has warned the intern doctors of Rajshahi Medical College that it (RU) will not issue certificates if they continue to boycott classes and exams in the name of movement, disrupting Medicare at the hospital.
22 Apr 2014 03:25:27 PM Tuesday
Gen Manzur murder
Ershad relieved from personal appearance
Former President and Jatiya Party Chairman HM Ershad has been relieved from personal appearance in court during future hearing into General Manzur murder case.