Dhaka: 11:28 PM, Sun, 24 Sep, 2017

State minister, secretaries fined for wrong-side driving

Staff Correspondent: Traffic Department of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) filed case against 57 cars including of State Minister, Lawmaker and Secretaries for driving on the wrong lane in Dhaka.

Three Bangladesh peacekeepers killed in Mali

Desk Report: Three Army personnel were killed and four others were injured in a blast of Improvised Explosion Devices (IED) buried under the soil while serving the UN peacekeeping mission in Mali, according to a press release sent by Inter-Service Public Relations (ISPR).

Myanmar cannot but take back Rohingyas: Muhith

Special Correspondent: Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith said Myanmar, in a sense, has declared war against Bangladesh by sending Rohingyas to Bangladesh.

Report on plot to kill Sheikh Hasina baseless

Staff Correspondent: The Prime Minister's Office (PMO) has dismissed a media report about a failed attempt on the life of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, terming it completely "baseless and motivated".

Turkey to build shelters for 1 lakh Rohingyas

Senior Correspondent: The Turkey government will build shelters for one hundred thousand Rohingya refugees.

No refugee status for Rohingyas, says Amu

Secretariat Correspondent: The president of cabinet committee on law and order, also Industries Minister Amir Hossain Amu said the government has no plan to consider refugee status for Rohingya people who fled to Bangladesh from Myanmar.

Vested quarter trying to kill PM: Obaidul Quader

Bandarban Correspondent: Road Transport and Bridges Minister and Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader said a vested quarter is hatching conspiracy to kill Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina becoming jealous.

Writ filed challenging legality of BCB's AGM

Staff Correspondent: A writ petition has been filed challenging legality of Bangladesh Cricket Board's proposed Annual General Meeting.

Chief justice returns home

Staff Correspondent: Chief Justice (CJ) Surendra Kumar Sinha returned to Dhaka after wrapping up his visit to Canada and Japan.

Six Yaba dealers held in city

Staff Correspondent: Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) personnel detained six Yaba dealers from a residential hotel in Panthapath area of the capital on Sunday.

One of 4 missing youths returns home

Staff Correspondent: One of the four youths, who had gone missing together from a café in the capital’s Banani area in December last year, has returned.

Mother killed, two kids burnt in Badda fire

Staff Correspondent: A woman has been killed and her two kids injured in a fire incident in Badda area of the capital.

One held with gold worth TK 25 lakh

Staff Correspondent: Customs intelligence arrested one person with 447 grams of gold worth about Tk 25 lakh from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in the capital early Sunday.

Youth held with pistol, ammo in Gazipur

Staff Correspondent, Gazipur: Police detained a youth along with one pistol and two rounds of bullet from Siru market area under Sadar upazila of the district on Saturday.

Lightning strike kills six in Dinajpur

Staff Correspondent: At least six people including two women were killed in separate incidents of thunderbolt strike in Biral, Khanshama, and Chirirbandar area of the district on Saturday.