Dhaka: 6:38 PM, Sun, 15 Dec, 2019

Govt working to make armed forces more modern: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said the government has been working to make armed forces more modern, professionally skilled and well-trained to keep pace with the changing world.

Nat’l Iron & Steel Ltd MD gets bail

National Iron & Steel Limited Managing Director Harun-or-Rashid has secured six months' interim bail from the High Court at Tk30 crore bond in two cases filed for embezzling Tk59 crore.

Govt to send them back if outsiders enters into Bangladesh

Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen on Sunday said that the government will send them back if anybody other than Bangladeshis enters the country.

SC order on Destiny chairman, MD’s bail pleas Tuesday

The Supreme Court will pass an order on Tuesday on two separate petitions filed by Destiny chairman and managing director seeking bails in two money laundering cases.

List of Razakars published

Liberation War Affairs Ministry has published a list of 10,789 Razakars who opposed the liberation war in 1971 and committed crimes in collaboration with the Pakistani occupation forces.

Keraniganj factory fire: Death toll rises to 17

The death toll from the Keraniganj plastic factory fire has climbed to 17, as another three victims succumbed to burn injuries at the Sheikh Hasina National Institute of Burn and Plastic Surgery on Sunday.

Jute mill workers waiting for minister’s decision

About 50 thousand workers of state-owned jute mills in Khulna region are waiting for minister’s decision.

Daily Sangram editor placed on remand

A court in Dhaka placed the Daily Sangram editor Abul Asad on a three-day remand in a case filed under the Digital Security Act.  

FBCCI celebrates SAARC Charter Day

The 35th SAARC Charter Day was celebrated by FBCCI in cooperation with SAARC CCI in Dhaka on Saturday.

List of Razakars to be published on Sunday

The government has decided to publish a list of Razakars (Pakistani collaborators) who committed crimes against humanity during the 1971 Liberation War.

Jute mill workers postpone hunger strike

Workers of nine state-owned jute mills in Rajshahi and others districts have postponed their hunger strike for three days.  

Rumpa’s death: No evidence of rape found

Forensic Department of Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) did not find any evidence of rape in the autopsy of Stamford University student Rubaiyat Sharmin Rumpa.

President, PM pay tributes to martyred intellectuals

President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday paid rich tributes to the martyred intellectuals on the occasion of the Martyred Intellectuals Day.

Action should be taken against Sangram: Quader

Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader has said an action should be taken against ‘Daily Sangram’ for describing executed war criminal Jamaat-e-Islami leader Abdul Quader Molla as ‘martyr’.

Nation paying homage to martyred intellectuals

The nation is observing the Martyred Intellectuals’ Day today (Saturday) in a befitting manner.