Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 11:39:13 PM
PM on way home from Dubai

PM on way home from Dubai

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina left Dubai for home after wrapping up her four-day official visit to attend Dubai Air Show-2019 and other programmes.

2019-11-19 21:07:16
Jewel Mazher gets Oihik Moitree Award- 2020

Jewel Mazher gets Oihik Moitree Award- 2020

Poet Jewel Mazhar has been honoured with Oihik Moitree Award - 2020 for his outstanding contribution to the Bengali literature for four decades.

2019-11-19 20:26:04
EC official placed on 4 day remand

EC official placed on 4 day remand

An official of Election Commission (EC) was placed on four-day remand for providing counterfeit NID to Rohingya people.

2019-11-19 18:49:34
No salt crisis, don’t  pay heed to rumors

No salt crisis, don’t pay heed to rumors

The government urged all not to be misled by rumors about ongoing salt crisis getting across the country.

2019-11-19 16:55:49
2.4 km Padma Bridge visible as 16th span installed

2.4 km Padma Bridge visible as 16th span installed

The 16th span of the Padma Bridge was installed on 16 and 17 pillars, making 2.4 km or 24,000 meters of the mega structure visible.

2019-11-19 15:26:02
Transport strike enters 2nd day

Transport strike enters 2nd day

Workers suspended bus services for the second day in various districts of the country protesting implementation of new Road Transport Act-2018.

2019-11-19 15:23:13
Ban Ki-moon due in Dhaka on Friday

Ban Ki-moon due in Dhaka on Friday

DHAKA: Former UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon will arrive in Dhaka on Friday.

2019-11-19 13:40:59
Truck-covered van workers call strike from tomorrow

Truck-covered van workers call strike from tomorrow

Truck owners and workers are set to stop transportation of all commodities indefinitely from 6 am Wednesday (Nov 20) countrywide demanding amendments to the newly enacted Road Transport Act 2018.

2019-11-19 12:53:42
President gives consent to three bills

President gives consent to three bills

President M Abdul Hamid on Monday (Nov 18) gave his assent to three bills okayed in the fifth session of the 11th parliament, said a release of Parliament Secretariat.

2019-11-19 11:53:26
3 killed in Rangamati

3 killed in Rangamati

Three persons were killed in a clash between two groups of Parbatya Chattagram Jana Samhati Samiti (PCJSS) in Rajostoli upazila of the district on Monday (November 18).

2019-11-18 20:42:06
No bus services in 6 southern districts

No bus services in 6 southern districts

Workers suspended bus services in six southern districts of the country protesting implementation of new Road Transport Act-2018.

2019-11-18 19:53:17
Rohingya repatriation possible, but not overnight

Rohingya repatriation possible, but not overnight

State Minister for Foreign Affairs Md Shahriar Alam said it is possible to ensure the repatriation of Rohingyas, but the task cannot be done overnight.

2019-11-18 17:59:32
Two shot during TCB’s onion sale in Sylhet

Two shot during TCB’s onion sale in Sylhet

Two persons, including a woman, were reportedly shot by the law enforcers when they were purchasing onions at Tk 45 a kg from a truck of the Trading Corporation of Bangladesh (TCB) at Rikabi Bazar in Sylhet on Monday (NOV 18).

2019-11-18 17:00:17
2 probe bodies inspect Sirajganj train accident site

2 probe bodies inspect Sirajganj train accident site

Two probe bodies formed following Rangpur Express derailment in Ullapara upazila of Sirajganj on November 14 inspected the accident site.

2019-11-18 16:00:40
Rifat Murder: Charge framing deferred to December 8

Rifat Murder: Charge framing deferred to December 8

The framing of the charge against 14 accused in the Barguna youth Rifat Sharif murder case has been deferred to January 8.

2019-11-18 15:55:35