DU teachers demand more day care centres on campus
Teachers of Dhaka University (DU) on Wednesday called for more day care centres on the campus, as the existing number is insufficient.
UN: Acts of genocide suspected against Rohingya in Myanmar
The United Nations human rights chief said on Wednesday that he strongly suspected that “acts of genocide” may have taken place against Rohingyas in Myanmar’s northern Rakhine state since August.
Neiphiu Rio to take oath as Nagaland chief minister
Ending speculations that Nagaland is heading towards a constitutional crisis, Neiphiu Rio is set to take oath as the Indian state’s chief minister on Thursday.
PM: Vote for Awami League to maintain course of development
Alleging that BNP does not believe in the Liberation War of 1971, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has urged the people to elect Awami League again in the next national election to maintain the course and pace of development.
Child hospitalized after getting thrashed by madrasa teacher in Lakshmipur
A nine-year-old madrasa student was severely beaten up by a madrasa teacher in Lakshmipur, and was later admitted to the hospital for sustaining extreme injuries.
Muhith: BJMC should be shut down
Finance Minister AMA Muhith has called for closing down Bangladesh Jute Mills Corporation (BJMC) at a program attended by officers and members of the Finance Division and Financial Institutions Division under the Finance Ministry.
Astori died of cardiac arrest, autopsy finds
Italian footballer Davide Astori likely died from a cardiac arrest linked to the slowing of his heart rate, local media reported on Tuesday following the initial results of his autopsy.