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2nd phase of Biswa Ijtema begins

January 20, 2017 at 1:29 pm

Millions of devotees from home and abroad have gathered on the bank of Turag River in Tongi to attend the second phase of the three-day Bishwa Ijtema which begins...more

8 lakh workers to be sent abroad in 2017: minister

January 8, 2017 at 7:05 pm

Expatriates` Welfare and Overseas Employment Minister Nurul Islam today said Bangladesh will send about eight lakh workers abroad this year. “The main objective of sending workers abroad is to...more

Another Ashulia factory fire victim dies

November 25, 2016 at 12:27 am

Another woman, who sustained burn injuries in a fire that broke out at a gas lighter factory at Ashulia on Tuesday, has died on Thursday. Rokeya Begum alias Roki...more

13 dead in Indian garment factory fire

November 11, 2016 at 12:37 pm

A fire at a suspected illegal garment factory near the Indian capital killed 13 people and injured several others early today, officials said. The workers were sleeping in the...more

28 SPs transferred across country

October 24, 2016 at 7:15 pm

Staff Correspondent: Twenty eight superintendents of police have been transferred across the country in a sudden reshuffle. A gazette notification has been issued by the home ministry in this...more

Man gets death for killing wife

October 4, 2016 at 3:27 pm

A Rajshahi court sentenced a man to death penalty for killing his wife in 2007. Judge KM Shahid Ahmed of Rajshahi Women and Children Repression Prevention Tribunal-2 passed the...more

How to get to your smart card

October 3, 2016 at 12:48 pm

After a long wait at the Advanced National Identity Card (enaaidi) or smartcard Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated the distribution program. Election Commission (EC) on behalf of the Ramna...more

BGB run over and killed in the capital

September 30, 2016 at 12:00 pm

Dhaka City Corporation garbage transfer vehicle hit areas sisumela Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB), one member has been killed. The accident took place at 9 am on Friday morning. BGB...more