Dhaka: 5:20 PM, Mon, 18 Jun, 2018
Eid Mubarak

Bus-truck collision kills 2 in Thakurgaon

Thakurgaon Correspondent: At least two people were killed and 16 others injured when a bus collided head-on with a truck in 29-mile area on Thakurgaon-Dhaka highway of the district on Monday.

Teachers resume nonstop sit-in demo

Staff Correspondent: Teachers of private educational institutions resumed their sit-in programme from Monday morning demanding inclusion of their institutions into the government’s monthly pay order (MPO).

Gazipur city polls campaign begins

Staff Correspondent, Gazipur: The Awami League and the BNP-backed mayoral aspirants began on Monday their official campaign for the upcoming Gazipur City Corporation (GCC) polls scheduled to be held on 26 June.

Lt Gen Aziz Ahmed named new army chief

Staff Reporter: The Defence Ministry has named Lieutenant General Aziz Ahmed as the next chief of Bangladesh Army.

Eid journey was comfortable: Obidul

Senior Reporter: Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader has claimed that the journey of homebound people was comfortable as the government took coordinated and planned steps ahead of the Eid.

Working people returning to Dhaka

Staff Correspondent: People from all walks of life are returning to the capital Dhaka after celebration the Eid-ul-Fitr, accompanying the immense sufferings like the home-going journeys.

2 held with 38,000 Yaba tablets

Staff Correspondent, Chattogram: Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) members have recovered 38,000 Yaba tablets worth Tk two crore from a covered van from Shaheednagar of the city.

Khaleda has confidence on United hospital: Fakhrul

Senior Reporter: BNP Secretary-General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir has said that their party Chairperson Khaleda Zia has confidence on United hospital and she will not take treatment from Combined Military Hospital (CMH).

Bus-motorcycle collision kills 3

Staff Correspondent, Tangail: Three people were killed in a head-on collision between a bus and a motorcycle in Solla area of Kalihati upazila in the district on Sunday noon.

People start to return to Dhaka

Staff Correspondent: People of all walks of life are returning to the capital Dhaka after celebration the Eid-ul-Fitr with their near and dear ones, accompanying the immense sufferings like the home-going journeys.

Two killers participate in AL leader Farhad murder

Staff Correspondent: Two killers directly participated in the murder of Awami League (AL) leader Farhad Hossain, 50, in the capital’s Badda, believed investigation officers concerned.

Country’s democracy now well-protected: PM

Desk Report: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday said Bangladesh’s democracy is now well-protected and it has earned the capability to face any disaster.

Main Eid congregation seeks peace, security of country

Senior Reporter: Seeking blessings,  peace and security for all people and country, the main Eid-ul-Fitr congregation was held at National Eidgah on Bangladesh Supreme Court premises in Dhaka on Saturday morning.

Eid Jamaat held at Sholakia amid tight security

Kishoreganj Correspondent: The largest Eid-ul-Fitr jamaat (congregation) of the country was held at the historic Sholakia Eidgah Maidan on Saturday with participation of over four lakh of devotees amid tight security.

Trump puts 25pc tariff on Chinese goods

International Desk: US President Donald Trump is to impose 25 per cent tariffs on $50bn worth of Chinese goods, accusing Beijing of intellectual copyright theft.