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Committee proposes scrapping quota for...

Committee proposes scrapping quota for...

Bangladesh

Mon, Sep 17 2018

Students and job seekers, who have been demanding reformation of the existing quota system in public...

Opposition parties voice similar demands...

Opposition parties voice similar demands...

Politics

Mon, Sep 17 2018

Key among the demands is the dissolution of parliament ahead of the announcement of national polls

Meet Chaity – the first transgender...

Meet Chaity – the first transgender...

Special

Sun, Sep 16 2018

She said she wants to lead a normal life like other people

Education zones in residential areas...

Education zones in residential areas...

Education

Sat, Sep 15 2018

Rajuk is planning to establish these zones in Gulshan, Banani and Dhanmondi

BNP leaders ‘unaware’ of party hiring...

BNP leaders ‘unaware’ of party hiring...

Politics

Sat, Sep 15 2018

The US news organization Politico recently reported a statement issued by the US Department of Justice...

BNP fears coercion, alleges police crackdown...

BNP fears coercion, alleges police crackdown...

Politics

Sat, Sep 15 2018

At least 90 BNP activists detained in 24 hours, 300,000 false cases filed, 3,500 arrests made in September,...

BNP leaders in New York: Is the party...

BNP leaders in New York: Is the party...

Politics

Wed, Sep 12 2018

The delegation led by Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir-led kicks oof the visit less than a week before the...

Pathao launches in Nepal

Pathao launches in Nepal

Business

Wed, Sep 12 2018

This is the first time that a Bangladeshi ride-sharing platform has launched operations beyond its...

BNP ready to make sacrifices for broader...

BNP ready to make sacrifices for broader...

Politics

Tue, Sep 11 2018

The party on Sunday said it is ready to make any sacrifice to build a broader alliance with other political...

Is the high number of motorcycles a...

Is the high number of motorcycles a...

Dhaka

Mon, Sep 10 2018

About 132,000 motorcycles were registered between 2017 and July 2018 in Dhaka

60% of Bangladeshi motorcyclists do...

60% of Bangladeshi motorcyclists do...

Dhaka

Mon, Sep 10 2018

Half of the total cases filed during the latest traffic-week drive were against bikers

Awami League ready for polls, BNP yet...

Awami League ready for polls, BNP yet...

Politics

Sat, Sep 8 2018

According to the Election Commission, the polls will be held in the last week of December, and the election-time...

Why is drugged driving commonplace in...

Why is drugged driving commonplace in...

Dhaka

Fri, Sep 7 2018

According to transport owners, a large number of Dhaka’s drivers and their assistants, who operate...

Election on December 27?

Election on December 27?

Politics

Thu, Sep 6 2018

The finance minister says election may be held on December 27 and the polls-time government will be formed...

Zia Charitable Trust case: Court to...

Zia Charitable Trust case: Court to...

Court

Tue, Sep 4 2018

Proceedings to be heard in institution where BNP chief is serving five-year term

When can your driver’s licence be...

When can your driver’s licence be...

Special

Tue, Sep 4 2018

The law incorporates a 12-point system for a driver’s licence–a system in effect in many...

Bangladeshi flag girl visits 105...

Bangladeshi flag girl visits 105...

Travel

Mon, Sep 3 2018

Najmun has been traveling the world with Bangladesh’s flag for the last 17 years, and Zimbabwe...

How frail is the BNP at 40?

How frail is the BNP at 40?

Politics

Sat, Sep 1 2018

The party has been out of power since 2006. Complaints of little democracy within the party, unpopular...

Govt’s latest move disappoints road...

Govt’s latest move disappoints road...

Bangladesh

Tue, Aug 28 2018

The resolution is aimed at addressing the shortage of licenced and skilled drivers of heavy vehiclessuch...

Will BNP maintain ties with

Will BNP maintain ties with

Politics

Tue, Aug 28 2018

Sources in the BNP said the party is under a lot of pressure to cut its ties with Jamaat, but is unable...

BNP to rely on broader electoral alliance,...

BNP to rely on broader electoral...

Politics

Mon, Aug 27 2018

Over the last few months, BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir has held talks with various...