12 Mar 2014 02:07:52 PM Wednesday
Voting in SCBA polls underway
The voting in Supreme Court lawyer Association (SCBA) election 2014-15 is underway at Supreme Court Lawyers Association from Wednesday morning.
12 Mar 2014 01:58:03 PM Wednesday
ACC quizzes Anee
The Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) on Wednesday quizzed BNP leader, also former MP of Laxmipur-3, Shahid Uddin Chowdhury Anee in connection with the allegation of acquiring wealth illegally.
12 Mar 2014 01:35:28 PM Wednesday
Trinagular collision hurts 40 in Savar
At least 40 passengers were injured in a triangular collision among two buses and a truck in Radio Colony bus stand area on Wednesday morning.
12 Mar 2014 01:22:44 PM Wednesday
Journalists-lawyers face-off at SC
Journalists and lawyers faced-off in the Supreme Court Wednesday following an altercation on that halted procedure of the concerned court.
12 Mar 2014 12:53:11 PM Wednesday
Sonali GM among 6 suspended
Six high-officials of state-run Sonali Bank, including General Manager (GM) of Head Office Ahsan Iqbal and Rajshahi GM KM Afzal Hossain, were suspended over the incident of looting money from its Adamdighi branch of Bogra.
12 Mar 2014 11:52:25 AM Wednesday
Jute mill workers go on strike
The workers of all state-run jute mills across the country went on a 24-hour strike simultaneously to meet their 11-point demand from Wednesday morning.
12 Mar 2014 10:38:59 AM Wednesday
T20 World Cup
BAN-UAE warm-up match at 3:30pm
Hosts Bangladesh is set to face United Arab Emirates in warm-up match on Wednesday afternoon ahead of upcoming T20 World Cup to be started on March 16.
12 Mar 2014 10:16:35 AM Wednesday
Vasan Eye Care coming to Bangladesh
The largest world class Eye Care chain hospital of the world ‘Vasan’ is coming to Bangladesh.
12 Mar 2014 09:23:22 AM Wednesday
Teesta a thorn in Indo-Bangla ties
The sharing of waters of the Teesta River will continue to remain a festering issue between India and Bangladesh. That`s because the Trinamool Congress government in West Bengal not only remains strongly opposed to the equitable sharing of Teesta waters as envisaged in the draft Teesta Treaty, but plans to increase its intake from the river to irrigate more farmlands in North Bengal.
11 Mar 2014 09:43:07 PM Tuesday
AR Rahman meets PM Hasina
Renowned Indian music composer AR Rahman made a courtesy call on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, also Awami League president, on Tuesday evening.
11 Mar 2014 09:40:46 PM Tuesday
Qatar ambassador meets khaleda
Qatar Ambassador to Bangladesh Abdullah Abdul Aziz M Al-Mana met with BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia at her residence at Gulshan on Tuesday night.
11 Mar 2014 09:38:16 PM Tuesday
Foreign companies to get loan from BD banks
From now on foreign companies of production and service sectors can get term loans from Bangladeshi banks and financial institutions after operating business for three years or more.
11 Mar 2014 09:36:33 PM Tuesday
Manpower to UAE again soon
Expatriates’ Welfare and Overseas Employment Minister Engineer Khandker Mosharraf Hossain on Tuesday said the process of exporting manpower to the United Arab Emirates would begin soon.
11 Mar 2014 07:53:00 PM Tuesday
Bangladesh not a poor country: Joy
Sajeeb Wazed Joy, son of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, on Tuesday said Bangladesh progressed a lot and it would not be run by following the prescription of the World Bank.
11 Mar 2014 07:45:46 PM Tuesday
Student found dead in city
A hanging body of a student was recovered from a hostel in city’s Monipuri area on Tuesday afternoon.
11 Mar 2014 06:23:43 PM Tuesday
ECNEC approves 7 projects involving Tk 3190cr
Executive Committee of National Economic Council (ECNEC) has approved seven new projects involving Tk 3190 crore.
11 Mar 2014 06:13:45 PM Tuesday
2014 Bangladesh Francophonie Week begins Thursday
A week-long Francophonie Festival will begin Thursday in Dhaka and Chittagong to celebrate the French language and the International Organisation of Francophonie.
11 Mar 2014 05:52:00 PM Tuesday
1 drown in city’s Crescent Lake
A boy drowned and another wounded while they were taking bath in Crescent Lake, near Chandrima Udyan, of the city on Tuesday afternoon.
11 Mar 2014 05:34:06 PM Tuesday
Prothom Alo, Bhorer Kagoj Case: Verdict Mar 13
The High Court on Tuesday fixed March 13 for the verdict in a case against The Daily Prothom Alo and The Daily Bhorer Kagoj editor, publisher and correspondents after appeal hearing ended.
11 Mar 2014 05:10:45 PM Tuesday
Arrest warrant against Proshika boss
A Dhaka court on Tuesday issued arrest warrant against three people including, Quazi Faruque, chairman of Proshika, non-government organization, in a case of money embezzlement and threat of killing.
11 Mar 2014 04:37:31 PM Tuesday
Sripur UZ polls postponed
The upcoming election of Sripur upazila was postponed due to violence and deterioration of law-and-order situation.
11 Mar 2014 03:38:49 PM Tuesday
Body recovered in Shitalakshya trawler capsize
A body of a youth was recovered from the Shitalakshya River as a passenger trawler capsized in the river at Jamalpur point at Kaliganj upazila of the district Tuesday morning.
11 Mar 2014 02:27:38 PM Tuesday
No question of interim polls
Jatiya Party secretary general ABM Ruhul Amin Hawlader Tuesday categorically said there can be no question of interim polls in the country.
11 Mar 2014 02:24:46 PM Tuesday
3 int’l institutions finalized
The government has finalized three international institutions primarily. It has asked two Korean and a Chinese institution to submit their financial proposals.