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Form JS probe committee over children's deaths from pneumonia in CHT: 23 noted citizens

Twenty-three noted citizens yesterday called for forming a parliamentary probe committee over sudden deaths of children from pneumonia in the country’s hill areas.

7h ago| Crime & Justice

'Action against cops for attack on SUST students, if allegation is true'

The police attack on the protesting students of Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) was being investigated and action would be taken against those involved, if the allegation is...

7h ago| Bangladesh

Mayor does a first-hand inspection

Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Mayor Md Atiqul Islam went inside some newly built drains yesterday to inspect the construction work.

7h ago| Crime & Justice

Prisoner dies in Dinajpur jail

A prisoner, convicted in multiple cheque forgery cases, died in Dinajpur jail on Tuesday night.

7h ago| Crime & Justice

2 arrested over rape

A schoolgirl was raped allegedly by two men in Lalmonirhat’s Kaliganj upazila on Tuesday.

7h ago| Crime & Justice

Set up dedicated cybercrime unit

Police high-ups yesterday started discussing with their chief a list of over 100 demands, including a replacement of long-barrel firearms with short arms for on-duty policemen, and the...

January 27, 2022
January 27, 2022

‘Tis the season to eat molasses

It’s a relatively small window. For four months a year, from mid-November to March, farmers who sell molasses from date juice hit their peak.

January 27, 2022
January 27, 2022

Report on EC bill placed in JS

After scrutiny, the parliamentary standing committee on the law ministry submitted its report on the “Appointment of the Chief Election Commissioner and Election Commissioners Bill-2022” in...

January 27, 2022
January 27, 2022

700 acres submerged

Once Nurul Haque used to cultivate different types of crops in his land all around the year.

January 27, 2022
January 27, 2022

EC formation: Make the names public

Names to be recommended by the search committee for appointments of the chief election commissioner and other commissioners should be made public for ensuring transparency in the process, eminent...

January 27, 2022
January 27, 2022

Mayor does a first-hand inspection

Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Mayor Md Atiqul Islam went inside some newly built drains yesterday to inspect the construction work.

January 27, 2022
January 27, 2022

Money launderers untouched

The move to bring money launderers to book is not making any headway as the Anti-Corruption Commission and different government agencies have failed to submit information on the offenders, their...

January 27, 2022
January 27, 2022

Set up dedicated cybercrime unit

Police high-ups yesterday started discussing with their chief a list of over 100 demands, including a replacement of long-barrel firearms with short arms for on-duty policemen, and the...

January 27, 2022
January 27, 2022

2 arrested over rape

A schoolgirl was raped allegedly by two men in Lalmonirhat’s Kaliganj upazila on Tuesday.

January 27, 2022
January 27, 2022

Prisoner dies in Dinajpur jail

A prisoner, convicted in multiple cheque forgery cases, died in Dinajpur jail on Tuesday night.

January 27, 2022
January 27, 2022

Moheshkhali mayor sent to jail

The municipal mayor of Moheshkhali in Cox’s Bazar was sent to jail yesterday in an attempted murder case of freedom fighter Amzad Hossain.