Day: December 5, 2019

A person you know is raped. Do you know what to do?

Nadia Begum was raped by her uncle. It was late at night, she had no support and she did not know who to tell. Nadia ran from her house and stayed with friends for three days, not telling anyone what had happened. By the time she returned, told her fam...
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Anyone can donate kidney on humanitarian ground: HC

DHAKA The High Court (HC) today ruled that any emotional donor beyond certain relatives can donate kidney voluntarily on humanitarian ground.As per the HC rule, however, drug addicts cannot be kidney donor and none can run any business over kidney.The ...
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Fire at spinning mill in Tongi doused

GAZIPUR A fire that broke out today at a spinning mill of AnonTex Group at Badam area in Tongi, Gazipur has been doused.Being informed, 11 firefighting units from different areas rushed to the spot and doused the flame at around 7.45 pm, fire service s...
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Raj Kumar wins silver in SAG weightlifting

KATHMANDU Raj Kumar Roy won silver medal for Bangladeshin the men's 55kg weight category weightlifting in the ongoing South AsianGames held Thursday at SRKC Banquet in Pokhara.OIDI Kumara of Sri Lanka won gold in this event while Tularam of Nepalsecur...
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Everything has a limit: CJ

DHAKA Terming the chaos created by the pro-BNP lawyers in the Supreme Court 'unprecedented', Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain today said everything has a limit.Everything has a limit.I have not seen such a situation in the courtroom before. An order h...
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Income tax of Tk 24,836cr collected in 5-month

DHAKA National Board of Revenue (NBR) has collectedTaka 24,836 crore as income tax revenue in the first five months of thecurrent fiscal year 2019-20.The amount was 13.30 percent higher than the same period of the previousfiscal, as the income tax reve...
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