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2nd phase Biswa Ijtema underway

One devotee dies  

Gazipur, Jan 20 (UNB) - The second phase of Biswa Ijtema entered the second day on Saturday at Tongi on the outskirts of Dhaka.

4 ‘robbers’ killed in ‘gunfights’ in Jessore 

Jessore, Jan 20 (UNB) – Four suspected robbers were killed in separate ‘gunfights with their cohorts’ in Sadar and Jhikargaccha upazilas early Saturday.

Ferry services on Paturia-Daulatdia route resume after 2 hrs 

Manikganj, Jan 20 (UNB) – Ferry services on Paturia-Daulatdia route in the Padma River resumed after two hours of suspension caused by dense fog on Saturday morning.

Rohingya man shot dead in Cox’s Bazar 

Cox’s Bazar, Jan 20 (UNB) – A Rohingya man was gunned down by some unidentified miscreants at a Rohingya camp in Thaingkhali area of Ukhia upazila on Friday night.

Fog halts Paturia-Daulatdia ferry services

Manikganj, Jan 20 (UNB) – Ferry services on the Paturia-Daulatdia route in the Padma River remained suspended since  Saturday morning due to dense fog.

Tremor jolts northern districts

Dhaka, Jan 20 (UNB) - A mild earthquake jolted parts of northern Bangladesh on Saturday morning.

AL leader killed in Thakurgaon accident

Thakurgaon, Jan 19 (UNB)-A local leader of Awami League (AL) was killed and another man injured in a road accident at Borogaon-Chachuli area on Panchagarah-Thakurgaon highwayRead More...

Nosimon driver killed in on Dhaka-Rajshahi Highway

Rajshahi, Jan 19 (UNB)- A driver of a Nosimon, a kind of motorised rickshaw, was killed in a road accidentRead More...

Another Nakhalpara militant identified

Dhaka, Jan 19 (UNB) - One of the three suspected militants killed in Nakhalpara operation was identified on Friday.

Muhith's car upends scores of AL leaders and activists in Sylhet

Sylhet, Jan 19 (UNB)-At least 20 leaders and activists of local Awami League and Bangladesh Chhatra League  (BCL) were injured as the private car of Finance MinisterRead More...

Popular news of Bangladesh

Rohingya repatriation begins on Jan 23   

Dhaka, Jan 17 (UNB) - Bangladesh and Myanmar have agreed that Rohingya repatriation process will commence on January 23. 

Rohingya repatriation to complete in 2 yrs, arrangement signed

Dhaka, Jan 16 (UNB) - Bangladesh and Myanmar on Tuesday signed a document on ‘Physical Arrangement’ which will facilitate return of Rohingays to their homeland from Bangladesh.

Country’s power transmission capacity increases by 3500 MW  

Dhaka, Jan 15 (UNB) – The country’s power transmission capacity has increased by about 3500 MW in last one year. 

Now, capital to see app-based auto-rickshaw services

Dhaka, Jan 16 (UNB) – Following the successful operation of private cars and motorbikes in the capital under ride-sharing services, several private companies, including ‘Top II’ and ‘MUV Asia’, are ...

Ensure peace, protect future generations: Pranab

3-day int’l Bengali Literature Conf ends

Dhaka, Jan 15 (UNB) - Former Indian President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday urged all writers, artists, poets, novelists and cultural activists to work for global peace and protect the future ...

Moghbazar building fire put out 

Dhaka, Jan 13 (UNB) – The fire that broke out in a high-rise building at Moghbazar in the capital on Saturday was doused after one hour of frantic efforts.

Provide funds to achieve SDGs : PM

Dhaka, Jan 17 (UNB)- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday urged the developed countries to come forward with financial and technical assistance to implement the development ...

BASF appoints new chairman  

Dhaka, Jan 14 (UNB) – Md. Sazzadul Hassan has recently been appointed as Chairman and Managing Director for ...

Dhaka intensifies campaign for OIC Assistant Sec Gen post 

Continuous int’l pressure on Myanmar sought to resolve Rohingya issue

Dhaka, Jan 17 (UNB) – Bangladesh has intensified its campaign in supports of its candidate for the post of OIC Assistant Secretary General, Science and Technology.

Writs seek stay on DNCC mayoral by-polls

Dhaka, Jan 16 (UNB) - Two writ petitions have been filed with the High Court on Tuesday seeking stay on the upcoming by-polls for the mayoral post of Dhaka North ...