Terrorism main challenge to Bangladesh’s development: Hasina

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said terrorism and militancy are now global challenges and main obstacles to Bangladesh’s development. However, police are always ready against their masterminds, arms suppliers and... More

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina returns home from Switzerland

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina returned home on Saturday morning concluding her five-day tour of Switzerland. An Emirates Airlines flight carrying the prime minister and members of her entourage landed... More

Medical service suspended over BSMMU Pro-VC assault

Doctors of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) have suspended medical services over the assault of a pro-vice... More

N’ganj teacher humiliation: Probe report submitted

The probe body formed to investigate into the humiliation of Shyamal Kanti Bhakta, headmaster of Piyar Sattar Latif... More

PM urges International community for greater focus on food security

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday urged the global community to put greater focus on agriculture and food... More

RAJUK launches eviction drive at Shewrapara

The Rajdhani Unnayan Kartripakkhya (RAJUK) on Wednesday started evicting unauthorised commercial establishments from West Shewrapara area in the... More

1st phase of Biswa Ijtema ends with Akheri Munajat

The first phase of the 52nd Biswa Ijtema concluded in Tongi of Gazipur today with Akheri Munajat seeking... More

Challenges to achieving SDG in Bangladesh by 2030

Amid rapid urban population growth in the country, it will be very difficult for Bangladesh to make its... More

Winter chill intensifies grip across country

Winter started intensifying across the country with the sweeping of a severe cold wave in the northern region... More

Law allowing child marriages in ‘special cases’ slammed by global charities

Proposed changes to child marriage law in Bangladesh will only take the country a step backward and not... More

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina flies to Switzerland Sunday

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina leaves Dhaka for Davos on Sunday night on a five-day official visit to Switzerland... More

Take steps against militancy, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina asks Coast Guard

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday asked the Bangladesh Coast Guard to take due steps against militancy in... More

Prime accused Ashraful held in MP Liton murder

Law enforcers claimed arrest of the mastermind of ruling party lawmaker from Gaibandha 1 constituency Manjurul Islam Liton... More

High Court to hear petition over EC formation law on Sunday

High Court Division of the Supreme Court on Wednesday has been asked for issuing the directive on the... More

Trial of all border killers to begin soon, says BGB chief

Director General of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) Major General Abul Hossain has denounced the incidents of border killing,... More

High Court starts hearing death references, appeals over Rakib murder case

The High Court has begun hearing death references and appeals of convicts in the case over the murder... More

Firearms recovered in Naikhyangchari

Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) in an overnight drive recovered one SMG, a Chinese rifle, an M2 Chinese rifle,... More

‘Bangladesh stands fifth in disaster risk’

Better known for its natural disasters globally, Bangladesh still stands fifth among the top disaster risk countries in... More

Assam to deport 17 ‘Bangladeshis’, including 3 Hindus today

The India’s Assam state government is set to deport 17 Bangladeshis on Monday. Three of them are Hindus... More

Govt to continue support for capital market development: Sheikh Hasina

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday reassured that her government will continue its efforts for sustainable development of... More

Six remanded over MP Liton murder

A Gaibandha court on Sunday placed six suspects on a 7-day remand in a case filed in connection... More

Move on to install radar at Shahjalal airport under PPP

Despite security concerns voiced by experts and the Prime Minister’s instructions to be cautious in using radars, the... More

Autopsy of militant Marzan, his cohort start at DMCH

Forensic department of Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) this morning started to conduct an autopsy on the bodies... More

No militant will be spared: Home minister

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal said that all militants are under close observation of the law enforcement agencies... More

United States warns about travel to Bangladesh

The United States is warning about travel to Bangladesh and tightening restrictions on family members accompanying U.S. government... More

16th amendment: SC sets Feb 8 for hearing govt appeal

The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court today fixed February 8 for hearing an appeal filed against a... More