Dhaka: 1:00 AM, Thu, 25 Apr, 2019

PM urges all to stay away from terrorism

Risingbd Desk: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday called upon all to keep them away from the terrorism and militancy.

Zayan laid to eternal rest

Senior Correspondent: Zayan Chowdhury, one of the victims of Easter Sunday bombings in Sri Lanka, was laid to rest at Banani Graveyard in the city on Wednesday evening.

1st high speed train ‘Bonolota Express’ to run from Thursday

Secretariat Correspondent: A non-stop intercity train named ‘Bonolota Express’ is going to be inaugurated tomorrow (Thursday) on Rajshahi-Dhaka route to meet up the long-cherished demands of people of the region.

Zayan’s janaza held, qulkhawani Saturday

Senior Correspondent: The namaj-e-janaza of Awami League Presidium Member Sheikh Selim’s grandson Zayan Chowdhary was held at Banani Chairmenbari ground in the capital after Asr prayers on Wednesday.

PM visits Sheikh Selim’s residence to console family

Senior Correspondent: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina visited Awami League leader and her cousin Sheikh Selim’s residence at Banani here on Wednesday to console family members over the death of Selim’s grandson in Sri Lanka Easter Sunday blasts.

Zayan's body brought to home

Senior Correspondent: The body of Zayan Chowdhury, one of the victims of Easter Sunday bombings in Sri Lanka, has been brought to Dhaka.

Giasuddin Al Mamun handed 7 years jail-time

Staff Correspondent: A Dhaka Court has sentenced Giasuddin Al Mamun to seven years of imprisonment and fined him Tk 12 crore for money laundering.

War crimes: 2 Netrakona men to walk gallows

Staff Correspondent: Two war criminals from Netrokona have been sentenced to death for their crimes against humanity during liberation war. 

'Drug trader' killed in city 'gunfight'

Senior Correspondent: A suspected drug dealer was killed in a 'gunfight' with Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) in Diabari area of the capital on Wednesday morning.

Writ seeking stop of selling antibiotics without prescription

Staff Correspondent: A writ has been filed with the High Court seeking an order to stop selling antibiotics without prescription of physicians. 

Advance Eid train tickets to be available at 6 spots

Secretariat Correspondent:  Advance train tickets for upcoming Eid-ul-Fitr will be sold from May 22 to May 26.

Second session of 11th JS today

Staff Correspondent: The second session of the 11th Jatiya Sangsad (JS) will begin at 5 pm today (Wednesday).

PM returns home from Brunei

Desk Report: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina returned home on Tuesday evening concluding her three-day official visit to Brunei Darussalam at the invitation of Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah.

Govt responsibility is to ensure expatriates’ welfare: PM

Desk Report: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has thanked the expatriate Bangladeshis for their special contributions towards increasing forex reserve, saying that it is a responsibility of her government to ensure their welfare.

Media Employee Act to be placed in parliament

Senior Correspondent: Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud said that drafts of Media Employee Act and National Broadcast Act have been finalised. The two laws will be placed in the parliament.