Want to work for people until death: PM  

Want to work for people until death: PM  

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday said she is not ready to die before death as she will have to work for the country and its people to fulfill Bangabandhu's dream for building a hunger- and poverty-free Golden Bengal. 

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CTG pond being evacuated for arms suspicion

Police are evacuating water of a pond at Dhanialapara Chhoto Masjid area under Dablmurring Police Station in the city, suspecting the presence of arms in the pond.

British PM’s trade envoy Rushanara in city

British Prime Minister’s trade envoy to Bangladesh Rushanara Ali, MP arrived here on Saturday evening on a five-day visit to discuss how trade and investment ties between the twoRead More...

Govt raises replacement facilities for hajj pilgrims to 8pc: Minister

The government has increased the rate of pilgrim replacement for ticket confirmation for hajj agencies for this year to 8 percent.

Housewife gang-raped in CTG, 3 held

A housewife has allegedly been gang-raped by four culprits at Goalpara area in the port city early Saturday.

Strong current disrupts ferry services on Padma

Strong current due to rough weather continued disrupting ferry services on two major routes on the River Padma on Saturday, inflicting miseries to passengers and truckers.

Prepare policy to realise untapped Bay of Bengal resources: Speakers

Speakers at a seminar on Saturday urged the government to develop an appropriate and pro-poor policy to realise the untapped resources in the Bay of Bengal inRead More...

Two workers die failing off building at DU

Two construction workers died reportedly after falling off an under-construction building at Jagannath Hall on Dhaka University (DU) campus on Saturday.

National Fisheries Week 2018 being celebrated

The National Fisheries Week 2018 is being observed across the country from July 18 to July 24.

Grocer hacked dead in Chuadanga

A grocery trader was hacked to death by unidentified miscreants at Alamdanga upazila in the district on Saturday.

Siemens hold employer branding event at Buet 

An employer branding programme titled 'Siemens Employer Branding at Buet' was held on Saturday at Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (Buet).

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HSC, equivalent results published; pass percentage 66.64

The results of Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) 2018 and its equivalent examinations were published on Thursday, showing a pass percentage of 66.64 percent, which is 2.27 percent lower than 68.91 ...

EU expects fair, transparent polls in Bangladesh

‘Foreign friends must support Bangladesh on Rohingya issue’ 

The European Union (EU) on Thursday said they expect free, fair, credible and transparent elections in Bangladesh as the nation goes to national election by the end of this year.

US-Bangla Airlines celebrates 4 years of operation

US-Bangla Airlines celebrated four years of its service on Monday. 

Bangladesh, Germany sign 12-yr e-passport deal  

Veridos wins €340 mn contract

Bangladesh and Germany on Thursday signed a government-to-government agreement on e-passport following the government’s decision to issue electronic passports alongside the machine readable passports (MRP) for the citizens of the ...

Bangladesh, Germany to sign e-passport deal Thursday 

German Minister in city to discuss political, Rohingya issues  

Bangladesh and Germany are set to sign an agreement on e-passport on Thursday as the government has decided to issue electronic passports alongside the machine readable passports (MRP) for ...

UGC chairman gets death threat

University Grants Commission (UGC) Chairman Professor Abdul Mannan received death threat through a letter on Tuesday.

IOM DG visits Rohingya camps

Director General of International Organization for Migration (IOM) William Lacy Swing on Sunday visited Rohingya camp in Cox’s Bazar.

BD land not for use by terrorists against India: Minister

Revised travel arrangement signed easing visa regime 

Bangladesh and India held the sixth home minister-level talks on Sunday where both the countries discussed different issues including cooperation between the neighbours with special focus on security cooperation.

Summit’s 149 MW Kodda power plant starts operation 

It nearly touches 2000 MW-benchmark of total power generation

Summit Group, the country’s largest independent power producer (IPP), has begun power generation at another 149 MW HFO-fired power plant in Kodda of Gazipur.

Nat’l Tree Plantation Campaign & Tree Fair begin

The National Tree Plantation and Tree Fair-2018 began in the city as well as across the country on Wednesday marking the World Environment Day.