A person was killed as a train knocked him down from behind in city’s Karwan Bazar Rail Crossing area on Wednesday.
Brigadier General Syed Iftekhar Uddin was made new Inspector General of Police (Prison) just after one week of appoint of the incumbent IGP.
UN Assistant Secretary General Oscar Fernandez-Taranco on Wednesday said the dialogue between Awami League and BNP would continue for peaceful and inclusive elections.
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Wednesday called Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina over phone expressing his concern over the prevailing situation and countrywide violence.
Masuda Akhter, another victim of the deadly arson attack on a passenger bus in city’s Shahbagh, succumbed to burn injuries at city’s private hospital on Wednesday.
US secretary of state John Kerry phone Bnalgadesh Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday noon.
The United States, in a statement, said the country is encouraged by the recent initiatives to engage in dialogue and believe with goodwill that the two parties can find a way to provide the elections that the Bangladeshi people want and deserve.
Ruling Awami League and main opposition BNP have sat on a meeting on Wednesday in a bid to find a pathway to ease ongoing political deadlock in the country.
Airport customs authority recovered 17 Kilogram gold from a flight of BG-Dubai at Shah Amanat Airport in the port city on Wednesday morning.
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay on Tuesday called for an eleventh-hour stay of execution for Abdul Quader Mollah, a convicted for war crimes charges.
Two police personnel, including an OC, chopped to injury in a clash with activists of Jamaat and Shibir at Sadar Thana in the district on Wednesday morning.
A suspected activist of Jamaat-e-Islami was caught by Mancha’s activists at Shahbagh on Wednesday.
State prosecutors are set to take part on the hearing scheduled to be held on Wednesday morning at the appellate division of the Supreme Court on the stay order in the execution of Jamaat leader Quader Mollah, convicted in war crime cases.
Jamaat-shibir men set fire to village home of Supreme Court Justice SK Sinha at Tilokpur village in Komolganj Upazila of the district on Wednesday morning.
The severe cyclonic storm ‘MADI’ over west central bay and adjoining southwest bay moved southwestwards, weakened into (with estimated central pressure 996 hpa) over the same area.
Miscreants exploded couple of hand-bombs in city’s Karwan bazar area on Wednesday morning.
Gonojagoron Mancha has declared to stay at Shahbagh Projonmo Chottor until the death of war convict Jamaat leader Abdul Quader Mollah.
Miscreants blasted at least six cocktails at four sides of Shabagh Gonojagoron Mancha on early Wednesday.
India has started supplying up to 500 MW of power on a daily basis to Bangladesh. According to a bilateral agreement, India had started selling 250 MW of electricity to Bangladesh from October 5.
Hasan Jamil, son of Abdul Quader Mollah termed the execution of his father would be a political killing.
At least three people were killed at Feni town and Gazipur Sadar in separate incidents on Tuesday night.
Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami threatened that the consequence of execution of Abdul Quader Mollah will be horrific.
The European Union (EU) on Tuesday reiterated its opposition to the death penalty of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami leader Abdul Quader Mollah.