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RTAC works out plan to restore discipline in transport sector

The Road Transport Advisory Council (RTAC) at a meeting here on Monday took a number of important decisions, including implementation of a modern public transport system in Dhaka city asRead More...

Quota movement: Eden College student Luma gets bail

A court here on Monday granted bail of Eden College student, Lutfur Nahar Luma Sarkar, in a case filed under Information and Communication and Technology (ICT) Act.

Sri Lanka urged to implement FTA signed with Bangladesh

Planning Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal, now in Vietnam to attend a conference, on Monday urged Sri Lanka to expedite implementation of the free trade agreementRead More...

One to die for murder in Cumilla

A court here on Monday sentenced a man to death for killing a person in 2009.

Aug 21 grenade attack state-sponsored, says Qamrul 

Food Minister Qamrul Islam on Monday alleged that the August 21 grenade attack was unleashed on Sheikh Hasina in 2004 under the state patronage. 

4 held with 40,000 yaba pills in city

Members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) arrested four people and recovered 40,000 pieces of yaba tablets from the office of a courier service in the city’s Dilkusha area on Monday.

Facebook bans Myanmar army chief, military’s TV network 

It removes many pages, accounts for right abuse, pushing military messages

Facebook on Monday banned Myanmar’s army chief and removed dozens of other pages, which, the social media platform said, have covertly pushed the messages of the MyanmarRead More...

Blood samples of sufferers of ‘unknown’ disease collected  

A probe team consisting of the members of Institute of Epidemiology Disease Control and Research (IEDCR) and Extended Programme on Immunisation (EPI), on Monday, arrived Chattogram from Dhaka to investigateRead More...

Banpara OC withdrawn after Natore road crash

The officer-in-charge of Banpara Highway Police Station was withdrawn after the fatal road crash that left 15 people dead on Natore-Pabna highway at Kadamchilan in Baraigram Upazila on Saturday.