Country to have an industrial university: Kamal Majumder

Dhaka, Feb. 12 -- State Minister for Industries Kamal Ahmed Majumder on Tuesday said an industrial university, first of its kind in the country, will be established under his ministry to meet the need... Read More

Military helicopter crashes in Istanbul: 4 soldiers killed

Istanbul, Feb. 12 -- A military helicopter crashed Monday in a residential area of Istanbul while trying to make an emergency landing, killing four soldiers on board, Turkish officials said. The UH-1... Read More

Housewife 'strangled' in Sirajganj

Sirajganj, Feb. 8 -- A housewife was reportedly strangled to death at her house at Mollapara village in Shahjadpur Upazila on Thursday night. Police said 32-year-old Sonia Khatun, the wife of Abul Ka... Read More

Public servants, teachers receive instructions on using social media

Dhaka, Feb. 6 -- Employees of all government organisations and teachers have been directed to refrain from posting any negative status or comments against the Primary Education and the government on s... Read More

Two held for torturing, chaining man in Chattogram

Chattogram, Feb. 1 -- Police arrested two people allegedly for carrying out torture on a transport worker for due money after chaining him at an office in the ports city's Firingibazar area early Frid... Read More

1 lakh Rohingyas planned to be relocated in Bhashan Char: FM

Dhaka, Jan. 31 -- Bangladesh has informed the United States that they plan to relocate around 100,000 (1 lakh) Rohingyas to Bhashan Char, an island in Noakhali, on voluntary basis. Foreign Minister D... Read More

Through Her Eyes I: 'Under Construction' is the finished article

Dhaka, Jan. 21 -- Rubaiyat Hossain's second feature film 'Under Construction' was premiered Sunday to inaugurate the 'Through Her Eyes' series on the premises of the Goethe Institut's Bangladesh chapt... Read More

Oikyafront to hold citizens' dialogue in city on Feb 6

Dhaka, Jan. 17 -- Jatiya Oikyafront will hold a citizens' dialogue in the capital on February 6 next demanding reelection after cancelling the results of the 11th parliamentary election. "We'd earlie... Read More

Manna urges people to be alert against vote rigging

Bogura, Dec. 11 -- Mahmudur Rahman Manna, co-founding convener of Nagorik Oikya on Tuesday urged the people of his constituency Bogura-2 to remain alert so that no one can steal votes during the 11th ... Read More

Ind-Cup Football: Brothers Union advance to semifinals

Dhaka, Dec. 11 -- Old Horse Brothers Union Club are the first team to reach the semifinals of the 13-team Walton Independence Cup Football Tournament 2018 upsetting Group A champions Arambagh KS by 4-... Read More