BNP declares another 48-hour nationwide blockade starting Wednesday
The BNP has announced a fresh plan to resume its 48-hour transport blockade starting at 6 am Wednesday.
Dhaka police announce Tk 20,000 reward for info about arsonists
The Dhaka Metropolitan Police announced a Tk 20,000 reward for any information leading to the arrest of arsonists.
PM off to Saudi Arabia to join Int'l Conference on Women in Islam
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina left here for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) this morning to attend the International Conference on Women in Islam to be held in Jeddah. The Kingdom in coordination with the General Secretariat of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) is hosting the conferenc
PM opens metro rail's run from Agargaon to Motijheel
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday inaugurated the much-anticipated metro rail service from Agargaon to Motijheel, the city's commercial district.
PM Hasina to leave Dhaka for Saudi Arabia tomorrow
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will leave Dhaka for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia tomorrow (November 5) to attend the international conference on ‘Women in Islam: Status and Empowerment’ in Jeddah.
Bangabandhu Tunnel: Tk 25 lakh toll collected on first weekly holiday since opening
Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Tunnel under the Karnaphuli River in Chattogram earned Tk 25 lakh toll on the first weekly holiday since its opening, as some 7,000 vehicles went through it from 8 am to 8 pm on Friday (November 03, 2023).
PM to open metro rail's Agargaon-Motijheel part today
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is expected to inaugurate the second phase of the much-desired metro rail service from Agargaon to Motijheel today.
Sixth batch of uranium for RNPP arrives in Rooppur amid tight security
The sixth consignment of uranium for the first unit of Rooppur Nuclear Power Project has arrived in Pabna’s Rooppur under special security arrangement.
BNP leader Amir Khasru detained
The detective branch (DB) of Dhaka Metropolitan Police has detained BNP’s standing committee member Amir Khasru Mahmud Chowdhury from his Gulshan residence in the capital. A team of DB police picked up Amir Khasru from his Gulshan residence early Friday, said BNP Chairperson’s Media wing member Sha
PM to open metro rail's Agargaon-Motijheel part tomorrow
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is expected to inaugurate the second phase of the much-desired metro rail service from Agargaon to Motijheel tomorrow.
PM urges people to stand in unison against arsonists
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today urged the people to stand in unison against the arson terrorists and decide whether they want a developed Bangladesh or a destroyed country.
10 arrested in Dhaka for hacking three cops during violence
The Rapid Action Battalion on Thursday said that they arrested 10 people for stabbing three policemen during a clash among Bangladesh Nationalist Party activists, police and Awami League activists in Narayanganj on Tuesda
Bus set on fire in Dhaka’s Uttara
Unidentified people set fire to a bus under a flyover in Azampur area of Uttara in Bangladesh capital Dhaka Thursday morning.
Gas shortage hits many areas in capital city
Many areas of the capital city Dhaka city have been hit by a gas shortage causing problems for the consumers. The situation may worsen in the coming winter as no necessary measure is in sight to address the problem.
PM to address media on Belgium visit this afternoon
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will address a press conference today to apprise the media of the outcome of her recent three-day official visit to Brussels, the capital of Belgium.
CEC to meet president on Nov 5 regarding announcement of nat’l election schedule
The Chief Election Commission will meet with President Mohammed Shahabuddin on November 5 regarding the announcement of the election schedule, according to Bangabhaban.
Bangabandhu Tunnel: Tk 7.1 lakh toll collected on 2nd day
The authorities collected Tk 7.1 lakh as toll on the second day as some 3200 vehicles went through the tunnel under the Karnaphuli River till 6 pm on Monday.
HC commutes sentences of 7 militants
The High Court (HC) today commuted death sentences of seven militants to imprisonment till natural death in a case filed over horrific militant attack in the capital's Holey Artisan Bakery in 2016, that claimed lives of 20 people, most of them foreigners.