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First hajj flight leaves Dhaka for Jeddah

First hajj flight leaves Dhaka for Jeddah

The first hajj flight for the year 2017 (Hijri 1438) carrying 418 pilgrims left here for Jeddah city of Saudi Arabia Monday (July 24).

House help found dead in Dhaka

House help found dead in Dhaka

An 18-year-old house help was found dead at his employer’s house in the capital’s Mirpur Sunday (July 23).

Girl commits suicide after failing in HSC exam

Girl commits suicide after failing in HSC exam

A 17-year-old female student committed suicide by hanging from the ceiling fan after failing in the Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) examination in Chittagong...

6 held over Narayanganj gang-rape

6 held over Narayanganj gang-rape

Police have detained six youths for allegedly gang-raping a 14-year-old girl at Naluapara in Nitaiganj upazila of Narayanganj on Sunday (July 23)...

6 get life term for kidnapping child in Joypurhat

6 get life term for kidnapping child in Joypurhat

A tribunal on Sunday (July 23) has sentenced life term imprisonment to six people for kidnapping a minor, Saddam, in Joypurhat...

Sylhet tops HSC pass rate, number of GPA-5 falls

Sylhet tops HSC pass rate, number of GPA-5 falls

Sylhet Board has secured the highest position among eight general educational boards of the country with 72 percent pass rate in the HSC examinations this year....

One killed, 4 missing in Bandarban fresh landslide

One killed, 4 missing in Bandarban fresh landslide

A woman was killed and four others went missing in a landslide at Bagan Para area of Bandarban-Ruma road Sunday (July 23).

Robber shot dead in Ctg gunfight

Robber shot dead in Ctg gunfight

A robber was shot dead in a gunfight between rivals in Banshkhali upazila of Chittagong Saturday night (July 22).

10 mugging syndicate members held in city

10 mugging syndicate members held in city

Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) detained ten active members of a mugging syndicate in New Market and Sher-e-Bangla Nagar areas of Dhaka on Saturday night (July 22).

PM vows to eliminate illiteracy

PM vows to eliminate illiteracy

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina again vowed to eradicate illiteracy from the country in a bid to develop a society based on science and technology.

Govt given one more week for judges’ gazette

Govt given one more week for judges’ gazette

The Supreme Court on Sunday (July 23) gave one more week to the government for issuing a gazette notification on job discipline and code of conduct for lower court judges.

Case against UNO Tariq Salman withdrawn

Case against UNO Tariq Salman withdrawn

The defamation case filed against Barguna Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) Gazi Tariq Salman over publishing a portrait of Bangbandhu has finally been withdrawn.

68.91pc students pass HSC

68.91pc students pass HSC

The results of the Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and its equivalent examinations 2017 were published Sunday (July 23) with an average pass percentage of 68.91.

14 Bangladeshi trafficking victims rescued in Malaysia

14 Bangladeshi trafficking victims rescued in Malaysia

The Malaysian Immigration Department rescued 14 Bangladeshis from a human trafficking syndicate Friday (July 21).

6 cops of Barisal court withdrawn

6 cops of Barisal court withdrawn

Six police personnel posted at a Barisal court were withdrawn over the incident of harassing Barguna sadar Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) Gazi Salman Tariq.