- August 27, 2016
The new protest programme comes after a meeting between the protesting PDB employees and the state minister for energy, power and mineral resources on Sunday failed to reach a solution
He was admitted at Anwer Khan Modern Hospital in Dhanmondi, Dhaka on Thursday for chest infection, respiratory problems and low salinity
Director Salauddin Zaki said he had unavoidable problems
Family members of SP Babul Akter yesterday said they were afraid that he might be killed if he resigned from his job.
Over 200 trees have been illegally cut down at Kapasia upazila in Gazipur. According to local sources, the district administration and locals had planted the trees beside the Khodadia Purbo Para road near Kapasia Degree College. Recently the development work of the road had been done by the administration. But, a section of local influential
Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal on Sunday said there was no branch of Islamic State (IS) and al-Qaeda in Bangladesh.
The National Mourning Day, commemorating the 41st anniversary of Bangabandhu’s tragic assassination, was observed across the country on Monday. In Chittagong, leaders and activists of the city chapter of Awami League and its other associate organisations laid the wreaths at the portrait of Bangabandhu at Darul Fazal Market office in the city in the morning,
People affected by the recent floods in the country in the northern and north-east part of Bangladesh will get aid from The Canadian Humanitarian Assistance Fund (CHAF) of C$250,000.
Podolski, who currently plays for Galatarasaray, was an unused substitute in the 2014 World Cup final when Germany edged Argentina to claim a fourth title
The South Wayde van Niekerk African flew across the line a good five metres ahead of 2012 champion Kirani James
Whitlock match Uchimura’s gold haul at the Rio Games, with the Japanese great failing to add to his team as he missed out on a medal in the floor final
The identity of Marjan, the suspected coordinator of the Gulshan Terror Attack, has been revealed.
Lochte was returning to the Athletes’ Village from a party with swimming team mates when armed men carrying police badges pulled them over
Grameenphone have announced on Monday to sell Xiaomi smartphones in the country. The telecom company announced to sell three Xiaomi smartphones at an event with a distribution partnership deal with Solar Electro Bangladesh LTD. According to Grameenphone, they will sell Xiaomi Redmi 3, Mi Max and Mi 5 smart phones. Xiaomi is offering a 5000
Bangabandhu’s marriage was fixed when he was only 13 years old When Begum Fazilatunnesa was only three and Sheikh Mujib was 13, their marriage had been fixed by elders in the family. Interestingly, they were both cousins. When Begum’s father passed away when she was 5, Sheikh Abdul Hamid (grandfather to both Fazilatunnesa and Sheikh
Bullets could never killed Bangabandhu as people like him are always immortal said Former State Minister Prof Abu Sayeed yesterday at a discussion held at Eastern University, Dhanmondi.
Bangladesh Coast Guard seized 6, 40,000 yaba tablets worth Tk32 crore from the outer anchorage in Sitakunda area of Chittagong Seaport early Monday.
Bolt said he was surprised to hear Gatlin booed
Midfielder Arturo Vidal and forward Thomas Mueller scored in the second half for the German double winners
Rose carded a final round four-under-par 67 to beat Sweden’s Henrik Stenson by two shots in a competition that went all the way to the final putts