Pohela Boishakh

April 14, 2022
April 14, 2022

2001 Ramna Batamul blast: Death row convict Mufti Shafiqur arrested

Rapid Action Battalion today arrested Mufti Shafiqur Rahman, a death row convict in the bomb blasts during Pahela Baishakh celebrations  21 years ago at Ramna Batamul in 2001.

April 17, 2019
April 17, 2019

Pohela Boishakh celebrations at Manikganj

Jahid Maleque Sawapan, the health and family welfare minister and lawmaker from Manikganj-3 constituency, was present at the function, presided over by SM Ferdous, the deputy commissioner of Manikganj.

April 14, 2019
April 14, 2019

Ramna Batamul Carnage: Justice tangled up in High Court

The death references and appeals of the 2001 sensational Ramna Batamul carnage case have been pending with the High Court for nearly five years due to legal tangles.

April 12, 2019
April 12, 2019

Kona and Imran's 'Ke Koto Dure' garnering praise

Popular musicians Dilshad Nahar Kona and Imran Mahmudul dropped a new music video recently, for the song Ke Koto Dure.

April 12, 2019
April 12, 2019

Stars share their plans for Pohela Boishakh

Pohela Boishakh bears testament to Bangladesh's history of diversity and inclusiveness, making it a celebration that truly unites the people of our country in cultural harmony. The day is celebrated by one and all, and stars of our showbiz world are no different. With Pohela Boishakh just around the corner, prominent artistes share their thoughts and memories of the day.

April 10, 2019
April 10, 2019

Mangal Shobhajatra preparations underway

Pohela Boishakh, the largest festival in Bangladesh, is just around the corner. Mangal Shobhajatra, an integral part of the celebration, is also widely anticipated by all.

April 3, 2018
April 3, 2018

Security measures weighed ahead of Baishakh celebration

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan says stringent security measures have been taken for smooth celebration of Pahela Baishakh across the country.

April 5, 2016
April 5, 2016

Kay Kraft's New Year ensemble

Pohela Boishakh is surely one of the biggest festivals of Bengalis.

April 16, 2015
April 16, 2015

Probe sexual assault during Baishakh celebration: HC

The High Court directs the authorities concerned to investigate the incidents of sexual assault on women on the Dhaka University campus on Tuesday evening during the Pahela Baishakh celebration.

April 14, 2015
April 14, 2015

Khaleda seeks vote for mayor aspirants

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia seeks vote for the party-backed mayor aspirants of Dhaka and Chittagong city corporation polls.