2h ago| Transport

DHK-SYL highway expansion: RHD to hire firms with poor record

The Roads and Highways Department is going to give two contractors with poor track records the job of implementing the Dhaka Sylhet highway expansion project.

2h ago| Politics

Police crackdown in city: Hoteliers count losses as guests stay clear

Many hoteliers and owners of shared living facilities in the capital are facing losses due to a sharp decline in guests since the ongoing police drives started on December 1.

2h ago| Diplomacy

US concerned over political violence

The US has expressed concern about reports of intimidation, political violence, police harassment, arrests of opposition party members and restrictions on the ability of the opposition parties to meet and hold peaceful rallies.

9h ago| Crime & Justice

Jubo Dal activist ‘shot’ by BCL leader in Rajshahi

A Jubo Dal activist suffered bullet injuries as he was allegedly shot by a Chhatra League leader in Rajshahi Sadar upazila on Tuesday.

9h ago| Politics

AL men ‘on guard’ for Dec 10 BNP rally

Leaders and activists of the ruling Awami League have started to take position in different areas of the capital, in the name of “vigilant guard”, ahead of the BNP’s December 10 rally.

9h ago| Bangladesh

Polls in first week of Jan 2024: PM

The next general election will be held in the first week of January in 2024, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina announced at a rally in Cox’s Bazar yesterday.

December 8, 2022
December 8, 2022

DHK-SYL highway expansion: RHD to hire firms with poor record

The Roads and Highways Department is going to give two contractors with poor track records the job of implementing the Dhaka Sylhet highway expansion project.

December 8, 2022
December 8, 2022

US concerned over political violence

The US has expressed concern about reports of intimidation, political violence, police harassment, arrests of opposition party members and restrictions on the ability of the opposition parties to meet and hold peaceful rallies.

December 8, 2022
December 8, 2022

Police crackdown in city: Hoteliers count losses as guests stay clear

Many hoteliers and owners of shared living facilities in the capital are facing losses due to a sharp decline in guests since the ongoing police drives started on December 1.

December 8, 2022
December 8, 2022

Jubo League office attacked in Sitakunda, say police

A ward-level Jubo League office was vandalised at Barayardhala union of Sitakunda upazila in Chattogram yesterday night.

December 8, 2022
December 8, 2022

Polls in first week of Jan 2024: PM

The next general election will be held in the first week of January in 2024, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina announced at a rally in Cox’s Bazar yesterday.

December 8, 2022
December 8, 2022

Print media journos’ database on the way

Bangladesh Press Council is set to prepare an online database of print media journalists to “prevent false and yellow journalism”.

December 8, 2022
December 8, 2022

AL men ‘on guard’ for Dec 10 BNP rally

Leaders and activists of the ruling Awami League have started to take position in different areas of the capital, in the name of “vigilant guard”, ahead of the BNP’s December 10 rally.

December 8, 2022
December 8, 2022

Jubo Dal activist ‘shot’ by BCL leader in Rajshahi

A Jubo Dal activist suffered bullet injuries as he was allegedly shot by a Chhatra League leader in Rajshahi Sadar upazila on Tuesday.

December 8, 2022
December 8, 2022

Bangabandhu’s quote in UNGA resolution

The historic quote of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, “friendship to all, malice towards none”, has been incorporated in a UN General Assembly resolution yesterday.

December 8, 2022
December 8, 2022

UPDF leader shot dead in Rangamati

A leader of the United People’s Democratic Front (UPDF) was shot dead by criminals in Rangamati’s Naniarchar upazila yesterday.