Monday, January 20, 2020, 11:10:09 AM
Ekushey book fair begins on Feb 2

Ekushey book fair begins on Feb 2

The month-long “Amar Ekushey Grantha Mela 2020, ″ mostly known as ‘Amar Ekushey Boi Mela,’ is set to begin on February 2.

2020-01-19 19:19:06
E-passport delivery from Agargaon, Jatrabari, Uttara first

E-passport delivery from Agargaon, Jatrabari, Uttara first

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan said after inauguration, the delivery of the e-passport will initially be started from Agargaon, Jatrabari and Uttara passport offices.

2020-01-19 17:44:37
PM takes responsibility of Andrew Kishore’s treatment

PM takes responsibility of Andrew Kishore’s treatment

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has directed the authorities concerned to offer full assistance for treatment expense of popular cine music star and singer Andrew Kishore, who is suffering from cancer.

2020-01-19 17:36:57
Don’t understand why India did this, says PM Hasina on CAA

Don’t understand why India did this, says PM Hasina on CAA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said she did not understand the purpose of the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) passed in India that aims to offer citizenship to non-Muslim minorities that have faced persecution in neighbouring countries, Dubai-based English daily Gulf News reported on Saturday (Jan 18).

2020-01-19 16:16:54
Charge sheet against Basir, Mizan placed

Charge sheet against Basir, Mizan placed

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) on Sunday (Jan 19) submitted a charge sheet with a Dhaka court against its suspended director Khandaker Enamul Basir and DIG Mizanur Rahman in a case filed on charges of taking and giving bribe. 

2020-01-19 14:00:02
Prothom Alo editor, 5 others seek anticipatory bail

Prothom Alo editor, 5 others seek anticipatory bail

Prothom Alo editor and publisher Matiur Rahman and five others on Sunday (Jan 19) filed a petition with the High Court (HC) seeking anticipatory bail in a case filed over the death of Naimul Abrar Rahat, a student of Dhaka Residential Model College.

2020-01-19 13:36:20
Biswa Ijtema 2nd phase ends with Akheri Munajat 

Biswa Ijtema 2nd phase ends with Akheri Munajat 

The second phase of the 55th Biswa Ijtema, the second largest Muslim congregation after the holy Hajj, ended with the Akheri Munajat (final prayer) on Sunday (January 19) seeking divine blessings for Muslims across the world.

2020-01-19 12:55:52
Ijtema 2nd phase Akheri Munajat begins

Ijtema 2nd phase Akheri Munajat begins

The Akheri Mujajat (concluding prayers) of the second phase of the 55th Biswa Ijtema is being offered Sunday (January 19) seeking peace and prosperity of the Muslim Ummah.

2020-01-19 12:03:48
3 of a family among 5 hacked dead in Moulvibazar

3 of a family among 5 hacked dead in Moulvibazar

Three members of a family among five were hacked to death in Barlekha upazila of Moulvibazar district early Sunday (Jan 19).

2020-01-19 11:42:07
Bashundhara Group stands by talented Litunjira in Jashore

Bashundhara Group stands by talented Litunjira in Jashore

Country’s largest business conglomerate Bashundhara Group has extended its cooperation in fulfilling dream of a girl who obtained GPA-5 in Primary School Certificate (PSC) examination by writing with her mouth in Manirampur of Jashore.

2020-01-18 21:40:36
DCCs Polls deferred to Feb 1

DCCs Polls deferred to Feb 1

Election Commission has deferred the Dhaka city elections date to February 1, following growing pressure from different quarters.

2020-01-18 21:31:10
Bashundhara products to be best at all levels: Sayem Sobhan

Bashundhara products to be best at all levels: Sayem Sobhan

Bashundhara Group Managing Director Sayem Sobhan Anvir said all products of Bashundhara Group would be the best at all levels.

2020-01-18 20:17:15
Election Commission sits in emergency meeting

Election Commission sits in emergency meeting

The Election Commission (EC) is holding an emergency meeting regarding the deferment of the date of Dhaka north and south city corporation polls slated for January 30 as Saraswati Puja is also on that day.

2020-01-18 19:25:55
President, PM mourn death of Bogura MP Abdul Mannan

President, PM mourn death of Bogura MP Abdul Mannan

President M Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today (Jan 18) mourned the death of Awami League leader Abdul Mannan, MP, of Bogura-1 constituency.

2020-01-18 13:59:59
3 of a family killed in Jashore road mishap

3 of a family killed in Jashore road mishap

Three members of a family were killed and two others injured after their private car had hit a road side electric pole at Biman Office Mor area in Jashore early Saturday (Jan 18).

2020-01-18 12:01:10