• Saturday, Feb 23, 2019
  • Last Update : 12:28 am
Chawkbazar fire: Many died attempting...

Many died attempting to take shelter...

Dhaka

Thu, Feb 21 2019

The charred bodies of many such victims were recovered on Thursday, according to fire service officials...

Tragic incidents go on while pledges...

Tragic incidents go on while pledges...

Dhaka

Thu, Feb 21 2019

Local people said the intersection remains busy as it links four major roads leading to the main city,...

A honeymoon that will never take...

A honeymoon that will never take...

Dhaka

Thu, Feb 21 2019

The air in the flat was heavy with sorrow with the loss of the two brothers, Masud Rana and Mahbubur...

DSCC mayor calls off Chawkbazar rescue...

DSCC mayor calls off Chawkbazar rescue...

Dhaka

Thu, Feb 21 2019

Three units of the Fire Service will remain on standby, in the area, to prevent further hazards

NHRC: Chawkbazar fire third-largest...

NHRC: Chawkbazar fire third-largest...

Dhaka

Thu, Feb 21 2019

The NHRC chairman also urged everyone to work together to prevent such incidents

Shelter becomes death trap for 8

Shelter becomes death trap for 8

Dhaka

Thu, Feb 21 2019

Two victims of Chawkbazar fire, along with six others, died of smoke inhalation inside their shuttered...

Firefighters searching for bodies, sweeping...

Firefighters searching for bodies, sweeping...

Dhaka

Thu, Feb 21 2019

A total of 37 units from 31 stations have managed to douse the fire

'We will support DSCC with rehabilitation...

'We will support DSCC with rehabilitation...

Dhaka

Thu, Feb 21 2019

He added that support will be provided to mitigate losses and damages

Jamaat regrets Razzaq’s loss, disagrees...

Jamaat regrets Razzaq’s loss, disagrees...

Politics

Sun, Feb 17 2019

Razzaq, who represented Jamaat leaders accused of war crimes , resigned as the assistant secretary general...

BNP not to sever ties with Jamaat

BNP not to sever ties with Jamaat

Politics

Sat, Feb 16 2019

Jamaat is a core component of the BNP-led 20 Party Alliance

Amar Ekushey Book Fair: Humayun Ahmed...

Amar Ekushey Book Fair: Humayun Ahmed...

Dhaka

Mon, Feb 11 2019

The books Humayun Ahmed wrote towards the end of his life are in particularly high demand

Shoddy helmets put ride-sharing passengers...

Shoddy helmets put ride-sharing passengers...

Rules & Regulations

Mon, Feb 11 2019

Inexpensive, fragile helmets lack safety, mainly used to avoid cases

Ekushey Book fair: Deserted shops on...

Ekushey Book fair: Deserted shops on...

Dhaka

Sun, Feb 10 2019

Editors worry that publishers are losing interest because readers are not buying enough to sustain...

Blind boy travels from Narayanganj daily...

Blind boy travels from Narayanganj daily...

Dhaka

Wed, Feb 6 2019

Born blind, Nazim religiously visits the only braille book stall at the fair that runs on a very different...

Ekushey Book Fair: A place for hangouts...

Ekushey Book Fair: A place for hangouts...

Nation

Sun, Feb 3 2019

People, particularly youths from different neighbourhoods and educational institutions come in groups...

4th international water conference:...

4th international water conference:...

Nation

Wed, Jan 30 2019

The discussion also addressed the issue of climate change as the riverside population is constantly being...

4th International Water Conference starts...

4th International Water Conference starts...

Nation

Tue, Jan 29 2019

The conference explores the idea that rivers are living entities

What do Rohingyas think about Bhashan...

What do Rohingyas think about Bhashan...

Rohingya Crisis

Tue, Jan 29 2019

They fear the island will flood, cut them off from humanitarian aid and services

The lone hero fighting Dhaka’s abysmal...

The lone hero fighting Dhaka’s abysmal...

Dhaka

Sun, Jan 20 2019

Ever since his daughter was born, Mominur takes at least 5-10 minutes out of his routine every day to...

What is this talk of a dialogue?

What is this talk of a dialogue?

Politics

Wed, Jan 16 2019

Senior leaders of the ruling Awami League, which will organize the dialogue, have given noncommittal...

BNP, Oikya Front still undecided over...

BNP, Oikya Front still undecided over...

Election

Mon, Jan 14 2019

BNP-led 20-party alliance members and Jatiya Oikya Front candidates took part in the 11th parliamentary...