Mannan for data-driven decisions for better outcome

Dhaka, Feb. 18 -- Planning Minister MA Mannan on Monday underscored the need for more research data so that the government can make better decisions. He came up with the comments while addressing a w... Read More

Noakhali teenage girl gang-raped, 2 held

Noakhali, Feb. 2 -- A 13-year-old girl was reportedly gang raped by two youths at Charmajid village in Charbata union of Subarana char upazila on Thursday night. Police arrested Israfil Azad Shwapon,... Read More

Chittagong Samity Chess: GM Ziaur Rahman emerge champion

Dhaka, Feb. 2 -- Grand Master Ziaur Rahman clinched the first-ever title of the day-long Chittagong Samity Chess Competition, organised by Chittagong Samity-Dhaka and sponsored by Ispahani Group, at t... Read More

Elderly man beaten to death over dumping waste in Chandpur

Chandpur, Jan. 28 -- An elderly man was beaten to death following a dispute over dumping of waste in Touragor village of Hajiganj upazila on Monday. The deceased was identified as Abul Kalam Miazi, 6... Read More

AL picks Atiqul for DNCC by-polls, Zakia for Kishoreganj-1

Dhaka, Jan. 26 -- Awami League on Saturday picked former BGMEA president Atiqul Islam to contest the Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) mayoral by-election. The ruling party also nominated Syed Zaki... Read More

Salman F Rahman made PM's adviser

Dhaka, Jan. 16 -- Salman F Rahman, vice-chairman of Beximco Group, has been made Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's adviser on private industry and investment. Hasina appointed Salman her adviser using h... Read More

Industrl sector contributes 33.71% in GDP

Bangladesh, Dec. 6 -- Dhaka, December 6 (UNB): The Industries Minister Amir Hossain Amu today told that the industry sector is now contributing 33.71% in the Gross Domestic Products (GDP) of the count... Read More

Defeat ruling party to get rid of repression: Manna

Dhaka, Dec. 4 -- Nagorik Oikya convener Mahmudur Rahman Manna on Tuesday compared the government with 'monster' for what he said its involvement in the incidents of 'killing and enforced disappearance... Read More

Walton to increase production of nut, bolt, screw

Dhaka, Nov. 29 -- Local brand Walton has been planning to increase production of nut, bolt and screw to meet the growing demands. Walton is going to install most advanced machineries at its nut, bolt... Read More

Dr Kamal to meet press Monday again

Dhaka, Nov. 25 -- Gano Forum President Dr Kamal Hossain is going to hold another press conference on Monday about the next general election atmosphere and share his party's plan over the country's eco... Read More