Dhaka: 1:46 PM, Mon, 11 Dec, 2017

SSC examinee beaten to death in Barisal

Staff Correspondent, Barisal: A SSC examinee named Abu Saleh has been beaten to death.

Train kills man in Gazipur

Staff Correspondent, Gazipur: An unidentified man was killed when he was hit by a speeding train at Dheerasram rail crossing area in the city on Sunday.

PM leaves for Paris

Desk Report: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina left Dhaka for Paris on Monday morning on a three-day official visit to attend ‘One Planet Summit’.

ACC summons SP Subhash, his wife

Staff Correspondent: The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has summoned Superintendant of Police (SP) Subhash Chandra Saha and his wife Rina Chowdhury for interrogation about ‘undisclosed money’ of Tk 8.50 crore.

Avijit murder report on January 16

Staff Correspondent: The Chief Metropolitan Magistrate (CMM) Court of Dhaka on Monday set January 16 for submission of inquiry report in the case filed in connection with the murder of writer and blogger Avijit Roy.

2 jhut godowns gutted in Gazipur

Staff Correspondent, Gazipur: Two jhut (garment factory waste) godowns were gutted in a fire that broke out in Dewliabari area under Gazipur City Corporation early Monday.

President to join special OIC summit on Jerusalem issue

Desk Report: President M Abdul Hamid will join Organization of Islamic Cooperation's (OIC) special summit convened on December 13 over the unilateral US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital sparking protests across the Muslim world.

HC stays inconsistent holding tax collection

Staff Correspondent: The High Court (HC) has stayed the collection of inconsistent holding tax than that of scheduled model tax (ideal tax) in Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC).

Decision on DNCC by-polls within one or two days

Staff Correspondent: Decision over the by-polls of Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) will be take within one or two days, said Helaluddin Ahmed, acting secretary of the Election Commission (EC).

HC upholds death penalty for 3 in minor murder case

Staff Correspondent: The High Court has upheld the death penalty awarded to three persons for murdering a kid named Mustakim, 7.

Strict steps if negligence found in duties: CEC

Staff Correspondent: Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) has vowed to handle the overall situation strictly if law enforcers are found to make any negligence willingly in their duties during polls.

2 held with 1,100 Yaba tablets in Rajshahi

Staff Correspondent, Rajshahi: Rapid Action Battalion (RAB)-5 personnel detained a couple with 1,100 Yaba tablets from Belpukur area under Puthia Upazila of the district on Sunday morning.

PM flies to Paris Monday to attend One Planet Summit

Staff Correspondent: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina leaves Dhaka on Monday for France to attend the One Planet Summit in Paris.

Solar power plant connects to national grid

Staff Correspondent: The country’s first solar power plant has been added to the national power grid supplying electricity.

Former footballer Aminul among 6 remanded

Staff Correspondent: A Dhaka court has placed former footballer and BNP's sports secretary Aminul Haque and five others on a two-day remand each.