Defamation case: Court serves arrest warrant for Tarique Rahman

A Dhaka metropolitan magistrate court on Wednesday issued arrest warrant for Bangladesh Nationalist Party senior vice chairman, Tarique Rahman, for his derogatory remarks regarding Bangladesh’s founding president Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

Inflation goes up with new pay scale: Muhith

The finance minister, AMA Muhith, on Wednesday said inflation went up with the implementation of fresh pay scale for public employees. Service holders in the private sector faced problems due to the inflation, the minister observed while talking to reporters after a meeting with World Bank’s new executive director, Shubash C Grag, at his residence.

Locomotive swerves onto platform at Chittagong station

A locomotive swerved off the track onto a platform of Chittagong Railway Station on Wednesday morning during rearrangement of passenger coaches, reports the United News of Bangladesh.

Political empowerment of women spectacular: PM

Claiming Bangladesh women’s spectacular leadership in its current parliament, the prime minister, Sheikh Hasina, on Tuesday

Daylong shutdown underway peacefully in Khagrachari

A dawn-to-dusk general strike is passing peacefully in Khagrachari district on Tuesday in protest of escalating events of terrorism and extortions, and killing of a school headmaster.


Two years on, 13 out of 21 convicts still absconding

Court defers charge framing hearing, recording deposition against 67 BNP men

A Dhaka court deferred the charge framing hearing and the recording of testimonies in 2 cases against Bangladesh Nationalist Party acting secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir and 66 others to December 24.

Sihishu Park gets costlier for children

Private investors allowed to install rides without bidding

3 Rajshahi College students killed in bus accident

Three female students of Rajshahi College were killed and 22 more students were injured as the bus they were travelling in collided with another bus in front of the Katakhali Jute Mills under Paba upazila in Rajshahi on Sunday.