BNP demands action against Thakurpara attackers

BNP demands action against Thakurpara attackers

Rangpur, Nov 20 (UNB) – BNP on Monday demanded strong action against the perpetrators through a judicial probe into the sectarian attack on the Hindu community members and their houses at Harkali Thakurpara village in Sadar upazila here.

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AL Local Govt Election Nomination Board’s meeting Friday

Dhaka, Nov 20 (UNB)- A meeting of Awami League Local Government Election Nomination Board will be held on Friday with its chief Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in the chair.

39 to vie for each seat in IU intake tests

Islamic University, Nov 20 (UNB) – Some 39 students will vie for a seat in the admission tests for first year honours courses of Islamic University (IU) under the 2017-18Read More...

JU intake test: 2 held for proxy

Jahangirnagar University, Nov 20 (UNB) – The authorities of Jahangirnagar University (JU) on Monday caught two admission seekers for hiring proxies to sit in exams and securing top merit listRead More...

Extradition of Noor Chy may take more time: Annisul

Dhaka, Nov 20 (UNB) – The extradition process of Noor Chowdhury, one of the self- proclaimed killers of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, may take more timeRead More...

BNP celebrates Tarique’s birthday

Dhaka, Nov 20 (UNB) - BNP and its associate bodies on Monday celebrated the 53rd birthday of their party senior vice-chairman Tarique Rahman in a befitting manner with various programmes.

Spanish Ambassador to BD meets Speaker

Dhaka, Nov 20 (UNB) – Spanish ambassador to Bangladesh Alvaro de Salas Gimenez de Azcarate on Monday met Speaker of the Jatiya Sangsad Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury at the latter’sRead More...

Cabinet clears bills empowering Gazipur, Rangpur metropolitan police

Dhaka, Nov 20 (UNB) - The Cabinet on Monday approved the draft of ‘Gazipur Metropolitan Police Bill, 2017’ and ‘Rangpur Metropolitan Police Bill, 2017’ empowering the police forces of theRead More...

3.60 lakh posts remain vacant in govt agencies: Minister

No plan to raise age limit for entering public service

Dhaka, Nov 20 (UNB) – Some 3.60 lakh posts remain vacant in different ministries and other government agencies in the country, Public Administration Minister Syed Ashraful Islam told Parliament onRead More...

Shayestaganj thana in Habiganj to become upazila

Dhaka, Nov 20 (UNB) - The government has decided to upgrade Shayestaganj thana under Habiganj district to a new upazila while establish another new pourashava at Tarash Upazila headquarter inRead More...

ACC to observe 13th founding anniversary Tuesday

Dhaka, Nov 20 (UNB) – The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) will observe its 13th founding anniversary across the country on Tuesday with a call to all to raise their united voiceRead More...

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Bangladesh faces ‘unprecedented crisis’ over providing aid to Rohingyas: PM

Eds: Lead to follow

Dhaka, Nov 15 (UNB) - Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday said Bangladesh is now on the verge of an unprecedented crisis over providing humanitarian assistance to tens of thousands ...

Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission Bill passed

Dhaka, Nov 15 (UNB) - Parliament on Wednesday passed the 'Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission Bill, 2017' to update the version of the 'Bangladesh Atomic Commission Order, 1973' in Bangla.

Digital Security Act not to harass journalists: Inu  

He urges media people to work as vanguards of democracy

Dhaka, Nov 16 (UNB) – Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu on Thursday said the government is going to formulate the Digital Security Act to ensure common people’s digital security, not ...

‘It’s revenge of history’, Hasina about Unesco’s recognition of Bangabandhu’s speech

Dhaka, Nov 18 (UNB) - Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday said the recognition of the historic 7th March speech of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman by ...

ASEM FMs meeting begins to shed light on Rohingyas 

Strengthening peace partnership, SDGs, security issues high on agenda 


Rohingya crisis: China wants to facilitate BD-Myanmar dialogue   

This is a big challenge for Bangladesh, says Chinese FM  

Dhaka, Nov 18 (UNB) - Visiting Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Saturday expressed his country's willingness to facilitate talks between Bangladesh and Myanmar to resolve the protracted Rohingya crisis ...

China to help resolve Rohingya crisis neutrally, says its FM   

Dhaka, Nov 18 (UNB) - As a friend of Bangladesh, China will help resolve the Rohingya issue without being biased, said visiting Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Saturday.

Chinese Foreign Minister sits with BD Foreign Minister    

Dhaka, Nov 18 (UNB) – Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi sat in a meeting with Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali on Saturday. 

UNB district correspondents’ conf 2017 Thursday

Dhaka, Nov 15 (UNB) - The annual conference of the district correspondents of United News of Bangladesh (UNB) will be held at its head office in the city on Thursday.

Rohingya crisis not to prolong, though tough: BD

Ex-diplomats for greater diplomacy; reaching out to all

Dhaka, Nov 13 (UNB) – There will be a solution to the Rohingya crisis through concerted diplomatic efforts though it does not look an easy job, said State Minister for ...