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Once again gas price hike from June 1

The Supreme Court on Tuesday cleared the way for the government to disburse its decision to hike gas prices from June 1 in the second phase.   Chamber Judge of the Appellate Details

Cyclone hits coastal areas in C.Bazar, over 300 houses damaged

The gusty winds and heavy rains in the coastal districts of Chittagong and Cox’s Bazar, triggered by the landslides of powerful severe cyclonic storm ‘Mora’ early Tuesday, are likely to Details

JS budget session to go on till July 13  

The budget session of the 10th parliament started from Tuesday morning with mourning deaths of people in the terrorist attack on a concert in an indoor stadium in Manchester of Details

Wife among 2 convicted sentenced to death

A Dhaka speedy trial tribunal on Tuesday convicted two people, including a woman, to death for murdering an assistant sub-inspector (ASI) of Mirpur Model Police Station in 2013. Judge Abdur Rahman Details

BIWTA declares to stop operation of all water vessels

Bangladesh Inland Water Transportation Authority (BIWTA) has ordered to halt the operation of all water vessels across the country due to deterioration of weather condition.   The suspension has taken effect from Details

5 killed, 15 injured in Chittagong road accident

At least 5 passengers were killed and more than 15 wounded in Mirsorai road accident. A bus carrying more than 100 passengers fall down in pit which is 100 deep the Details

PM leaves home for Vienna to join IAEA conference

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina left Dhaka for Austria on Monday morning on a two-day official visit to join a conference of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), BSS reports.   A special Details

Signal 7 advised to hoist at maritime ports

Coastal districts of Chittagong, Cox’s Bazar, Noakhali, Lakshmipur, Feni, Chandpur and their offshore islands and chars have been suggested to elevate danger signal no.7 as cyclonic storm ‘Mora’ over East-central Details

Prime minister to go to Austria on Monday

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, on a two-day official visit, will leave Dhaka for Vienna, Austria on Monday to join the conference of International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), reports BSS. The Prime Details

4 protesters get bail

Four people, who were held while staging demonstration against the removal of the statue of Lady Justice from the Supreme Court premises on Friday, were accepted bail by Dhaka court Details

Full text of High Court verdict published

The High Court on Sunday published the full text of its verdict that made sure of death penalty of two convicts in blogger Rajib Haider murder case.   The release of the Details

Police end their operations after recovering 3 suicidal vests from the dens

Police have come to an end of their operations at two suspected militant dens at Genda area in Savar on Saturday.   The law enforcers also rescued seven grenades and three suicide Details

Removal of Greek statue: 4 protesters detained

Four people were detained while protesting for the removal of the statue of Lady Justice from the Supreme Court premises yesterday, have been brought before a Dhaka court showing them Details

Ramadan starts from Sunday

The moon of Ramadan has not been seen anywhere in Bangladesh and the holy month of fasting will start from Sunday, the Islamic Foundation said on Friday.   National Moon Sighting Committee Details

Gonojagoron Mancha arranges torch procession protesting statue removal

Gonojagoron Mancha will hold a torch procession at Shahbagh in the capital protesting the removal of the statue of Greek goddesses at 6pm on Friday.   “The government is using religion as Details

Students clash with the cops

Police have foiled demonstration of leftist students’ bodies due to remove of statue of the Greek Goddess of Justice Themis from the Supreme Court premises early Friday.   Police hurled several tear Details

More than 90 percent people have trust in judiciary

Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha on Wednesday said more than 90 percent people have trust in judiciary as the judges work in a much disciplined way.   He said this responding to Details

4 militants detained in Chapainawabganj

Some members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) detained four people including three suspected militants of “Neo JMB” and rescued gunpowder, firearms and ammunition in raids at separate places in Chapainawabganj Details

PM comes back home from Saudi Arabia

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina came back home early Wednesday concluding her four-day official visit to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.   A Biman Bangladesh Airlines flight carrying the prime minister and Details

Disgraced teacher Shyamal sent to prison for bribery

A Narayanganj court on Wednesday sent Narayanganj Piyar Sattar Latif High School’s headmaster Shyamal Kanti Bhakta to prison after he surrendered before the court. Narayanganj’s senior judicial magistrate Ashok Kumar Datta Details