48m ago| Bangladesh

Hijra community urges CEC to stop harassment in NID services

Members of the Hijra community today demanded an end to the harassment they face while correcting information on their NID cards.

56m ago| Politics

BNP gets permission to hold Rajshahi rally on 8 conditions

Police today gave BNP permission to hold a mass rally in Rajshahi on December 3 under eight conditions.

1h ago| Bangladesh

HRD Korea EPS Center looking for over 300 Bangladeshis to pay insurance

HRD Korea EPS Center in Bangladesh is looking for over 300 Bangladeshi workers -- who have been enlisted to return from Korea -- to pay their insurance money.

8h ago| Crime & Justice

Gold bars worth Tk 8.5cr recovered in Chuadanga, Jhenidah

Members of Border Guard Bangladesh seized 91 gold bars, weighing 11.73 kilogrammes, in Chuadanga and Jhenidah on Tuesday..On information, a BGB team conducted a drive in Darshana of Chuadanga’s Jibannagar upazila, said Mohammad Saiful Islam, assistant director of 58th BGB Battalion. .<p

8h ago| Crime & Justice

Over 170 BNP men sued over crude bomb blast in Sirajganj

At least 170 BNP activists and two party leaders were sued last night over a crude bomb blast at an Awami League office in Raiganj upazila.

8h ago| Crime & Justice

Jubo League leader stabbed to death in Jhenidah

A Jubo League leader has been killed in a clash between two groups of the Awami League in Jhenidah’s Kaliganj upazila.

November 30, 2022
November 30, 2022

TCB to buy 2.2cr litres of soybean oil from local suppliers

The cabinet has approved a proposal from the Trading Corporation of Bangladesh for buying 2.2 crore litres of soybean oil from local suppliers at Tk 156.98 a litre.

November 30, 2022
November 30, 2022

PM hopes to resolve Teesta water-sharing issue with India

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has once again expressed hope that Bangladesh and India would be able to resolve the Teesta water-sharing and other issues through discussion.

November 30, 2022
November 30, 2022

Gold bars worth Tk 8.5cr recovered in Chuadanga, Jhenidah

Members of Border Guard Bangladesh seized 91 gold bars, weighing 11.73 kilogrammes, in Chuadanga and Jhenidah on Tuesday..On information, a BGB team conducted a drive in Darshana of Chuadanga’s Jibannagar upazila, said Mohammad Saiful Islam, assistant director of 58th BGB Battalion. .<p

November 30, 2022
November 30, 2022

Over 170 BNP men sued over crude bomb blast in Sirajganj

At least 170 BNP activists and two party leaders were sued last night over a crude bomb blast at an Awami League office in Raiganj upazila.

November 30, 2022
November 30, 2022

Jubo League leader stabbed to death in Jhenidah

A Jubo League leader has been killed in a clash between two groups of the Awami League in Jhenidah’s Kaliganj upazila.

November 30, 2022
November 30, 2022

Motorcyclist shot dead, another injured in Rangamati

Miscreants shot a motorcyclist to death and injured another at Sajek in Baghaichhari upazila of Rangamati this morning.

November 30, 2022
November 30, 2022

'Country being exposed to confrontational politics'

The BNP wants to hold the Dhaka rally in front of its Nayapaltan headquarters on December 10. But the government said the party must hold it at Suhrawardy Udyan, not Nayapaltan. Both the Awami League and the BNP are at loggerheads over the rally venue.

November 30, 2022
November 30, 2022

Dhaka-Narayanganj route: No rail operations for 3 months

Bangladesh Railway will be suspending rail operations between Dhaka and Narayanganj for three months, starting from December 4, to facilitate the work of the Padma Bridge Rail Link Project (PBRLP).

November 30, 2022
November 30, 2022

December 10 rally: Govt, BNP at odds over venue

The government and the BNP appear to be on a collision course over the venue of the latter’s much-talked about December 10 Dhaka rally as neither would budge on its stance.

November 30, 2022
November 30, 2022

FY23’s first budget support materialises

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank has become the first multilateral lender to respond to Bangladesh’s call for budget support this fiscal year to weather the impacts of the Ukraine war after its board approved $250 million last week.