17m ago| Crime & Justice

7 members of gang looting offices in Dhaka arrested

Detectives arrested seven members of a theft gang who used to break into prominent office buildings in Dhaka and loot cash and valuables.  

26m ago| Crime & Justice

Evaly CEO Rassel remanded again; chairman Shamima sent to jail

A Dhaka court today placed Mohammad Rassel, founder and CEO of Evaly, on a one-day remand in a case filed over embezzlement of around Tk 35.85 lakh from a businessman.

1h ago| Crime & Justice

4 sentenced to death for murdering Kushtia sub-registrar

Four people were sentenced to death, and one to life in prison, for killing Kushtia’s sub-registrar Nur Mohhamd (51) in 2018.

One dead, 15 injured as bus falls in ditch in Tangail

One person died and 15 were injured when a bus fell into a ditch in Kalihati upazila of Tangail this morning.

6h ago| Crime & Justice

Case filed against Saidpur mayor for alleged deception

A case has been filed against the mayor of Saidpur municipality, in Nilphamari, on charge of deception.

14h ago| Diplomacy

PM plants tree, unveils bench dedicated to Bangabandhu at UN gardens

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday planted a honey locust tree and unveiled a bench at UN gardens and dedicated these to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on the occasion...

September 21, 2021
September 21, 2021

4 sentenced to death for murdering Kushtia sub-registrar

Four people were sentenced to death, and one to life in prison, for killing Kushtia’s sub-registrar Nur Mohhamd (51) in 2018.

September 21, 2021
September 21, 2021

2 more arrested for stealing materials from Metro Rail project

Rapid Action Battalion arrested two members of an “organised theft gang” yesterday on charge of stealing materials from the Metro Rail project in Dhaka.

September 21, 2021
September 21, 2021

DSA case: HC order on Jhumon Das’ bail petition Thursday

The High Court will deliver its order on Thursday on a petition filed seeking bail for Jhumon Das, who has been in jail for more than six months in a case filed under Digital Security Act (DSA) for...

September 21, 2021
September 21, 2021

PM conferred with UN’s SDG Progress Award

UN-sponsored Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) has conferred Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina with "SDG Progress Award" for Bangladesh's steady course in responding to the...

September 21, 2021
September 21, 2021

Bank official found dead; family suspects he jumped off building

A bank official was found dead next to a nine-storey building in Dhaka’s Sabujbagh area this morning.

September 21, 2021
September 21, 2021

Sisters found dead on building rooftop in Sylhet

Police recovered bodies of two sisters from the rooftop of a building in Sylhet city’s Majumdari area this morning.

September 21, 2021
September 21, 2021

E-commerce Welfare Association demands release of Evaly CEO, chairman

Bangladesh E-commerce Welfare Association held a sit-in programme in front of the Dhaka Chief Metropolitan Magistrate (CMM) Court to press home their demand including the release of Evaly CEO...

September 21, 2021
September 21, 2021

Appoint 29 prison doctors immediately, HC asks govt

The High Court today asked the government to appoint doctors to 29 remaining posts at the prisons as early as possible in order to provide treatment to prisoners.

September 21, 2021
September 21, 2021

Freight train derails in Tongi; Dhaka-Ctg train services halted

Train services on Dhaka-Chattogram route remain suspended after a freight train derailed in Tongi, Gazipur this morning.

September 21, 2021
September 21, 2021

PM seeks SDGs roadmap for countries lagging behind due to pandemic

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has underscored the need for charting out a bold and ambitious global roadmap to put the world back on the SDGs track so that no one is left behind as pandemic has...