Day: August 27, 2019

Man killed in Lalmonirhat road accident

LALMONIRHAT, A motorcycle rider was killed as atruck hit his motorbike in Aditmari upazila of the district today.The deceased was identified as Shohorab Hossain, 64, hailed fromKaliganj upazila of the district.Police said the accident occurred this mo...
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Zia was mastermind behind Bangabandhu killing: Quader

DHAKA, Road Transport and Bridges Minister ObaidulQuader today said BNP founder Ziaur Rahman was the mastermind behind thekillings of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and hisfamily members.Zia was the mastermind behind Bangabandh...
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5,532 dengue patients undergoing treatment in country

DHAKA, Around 5,322 dengue patients are undergoingtreatment at different hospitals and clinics across the country.Among them, 2,999 patients are taking treatment in Dhaka division and2,323 are hospitalised outside the capital, a release of Health Cris...
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Dhaka, Tokyo sign MoC on specific skilled workers

TOKYO, Bangladesh and Japan today signed a Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) on accepting specified skilled workers by Japan from Bangladesh.The MoC was signed by the Expatriates' Welfare and Overseas Employment Ministry of Bangladesh with the Ministry ...
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Poverty rate falls by 50pc in 10 yrs: Dr Momen

DHAKA, Foreign Minister Dr AKM Abdul Momen said the present government with its sincere efforts has successfully reduced the poverty rate by 50 percent in the last 10 years.Bangladesh is one of the two countries in the world where poverty rate has dec...
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PM donates Tk 140 crore to 8 organizations

DHAKA, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today gave financial assistance of Taka 140 crore to eight organizations.The prime minister handed over cheques for the amount to the authorities concerned of the eight organizations at her official Ganabhaban resid...
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