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IU convocation registration begins Sunday

Islamic University, (Kushtia) Oct 21 (UNB) - The registration process for joining the

Fallen tree halts traffic between Dhaka and northern region

Gaibandha, Oct 21 (UNB)- Vehicular movement on Dhaka-Rangpur highway has remained halted since Saturday morning as a big tree fallen on the road at Palashbari due to storm coupled withRead More...

BCL leader expelled over DU entry test question leak

Dhaka, Oct 20 (UNB) - Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL), a student wing of ruling Awami League, has expelled it’s a top leader for ‘breaking organisational discipline’ on Friday.

Tarash upazila parishad vice chairman arrested

Sirajganj, Oct 20 (UNB) – Police arrested Tarash upazila parishad vice chairman Farhad Ali Bidyut from the upazila headquarters on Friday in a case filed for making attack on upazilaRead More...

It's ethnic cleansing: D-8 countries

They extend support for solution to Rohingya crisis

Dhaka, Oct 20 (UNB) - Terming it as an ethnic cleansing, the D-8 member states on Friday assured of their political and humanitarian support for a durable solution to RohingyaRead More...

Bangladeshi saved woman from gang-rape in Italy

Dhaka, Oct 20 (UNB) – Hossein Alamgir, a Bangladeshi flower seller, has rescued an Italian woman after she was almost gang-raped by 25 drunk Italian men in Florence, Italy onRead More...

No place for enforced disappearances: UN experts say

Dhaka, Oct 20 (UNB) - Enforced disappearances should not exist in the 21st century, but reports of the “heinous” crime continue to be received in unacceptably high numbers, two UNRead More...

Rain adds to newly intruded Rohingyas’ woes

Cox's Bazar, Oct 20 (UNB) – The newly intruded Rohingyas, who fled Myanmar to avoid persecution carried out by the military forces, passed a troublesome day on Friday due toRead More...

Signal no 3 continues

Dhaka, Oct 20 (UNB) - Maritime ports of Chittagong, Cox’s Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to keep hoisted local cautionary signal no three due to a depression formedRead More...

32nd Nat’l Swimming & Diving competition starts Sunday

Dhaka, Oct 20 (UNB) - The 32nd National Age-group Swimming and Diving Completion will begin at Syed Nazrul Islam National Swimming Complex in Mirpur on Sunday.     

Popular news of Bangladesh

PM mourns death of freedom fighter Abul Masud Sadique

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday expressed deep shock at the death of valiant freedom fighter Abul Masud Sadique Chullu.

Rohingya boat capsize death toll rises to 12 

Cox’s Bazar, Oct 16 (UNB) – Al least 12 Rohingya people, including six children and four women, were killed as a boat carrying them capsized in the Naf River near ...

Dhaka urges UNSC to solve Rohingya, Palestine crises

Dhaka, Oct 19 (UNB) - Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations, Masud Bin Momen urged the United Nations Security Council  (UNSC) to take combined and firm ...

Malaysia’s DPM in city to discuss Rohingya issue

He'll visit Rohingya camps Monday 

Dhaka, Oct 15 (UNB) – Malaysia’s Deputy Prime Minister Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi arrived here on Sunday morning on a two-day visit to discuss bilateral and Rohingya issues.

Rohingya crisis may emerge as security issue: FS

Dhaka now in offensive diplomacy, not defensive, he tells Cosmos Dialogue

Foreign Secretary M Shahidul Haque on Saturday said the Rohingya crisis might become a security issue in the region and Bangladesh is now in offensive mood diplomatically engaging internationally ...

China, Russia’s role important in resolving Rohingya crisis: EU

EU wants Myanmar’s reply before going for tougher actions

Dhaka, Oct 18 (UNB) - European Union (EU) Ambassador in Dhaka Rensje Teerink on Wednesday said the role of China and Russia is very important in finding a solution to ...

EU to suspend invitations to Myanmar top Army officers

Additional restrictive measures likely to be imposed

Dhaka, Oct 16 (UNB) - The European Union (EU) and its member states will suspend invitations to the Commander-in-chief of the Myanmar armed forces and other senior military officers ...

Explain newborn’s death on Dhaka city road: HC  

Dhaka, Oct 19 (UNB) – The High Court issued a rule seeking explanation as to why actions would be taken against the authorities of three hospitals over the birth of ...

World Food Day being observed 

Dhaka, Oct 16 (UNB) - The World Food Day (WFD) is being observed in the country as elsewhere in the globe today (Monday).

UNHCR collecting Rohingya data

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has been working with the Bangladesh government to collect data on the estimated 5,36,000 forcibly displaced Rohingyas of Rakhine state of Myanmar ...