Month: February 2020

First Gulshan Boi Mela concludes

Vowing to spread the love for literature among the young generation the two-day long community book fair in the city's Gulshan ended Saturday.The first edition of the Boi Mela consisting of over 15 stalls was arranged by Gulshan Society at Gulshan Lak...
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Six candidates contesting Dhaka-10 by-polls

Six candidates including Awami Leagues Md Shafiul Islam (Mohiuddin) and BNPs Sheikh Robiul Alam will contest the Dhaka-10 parliamentary by-election slated for March 21.No candidate withdrew his candidacy by Saturday the last date for withdrawal of nom...
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Tariff hike means slaying the slain: GM Quader

Opposing the governments move to hike the tariffs of power and water Jatiya Party Chairman GM Quader on Saturday said it will only inflict immense sufferings on people struggling to cope with the increased prices of essentials.Quader also the Deputy O...
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Pro-BNP panel sweeps Dhaka Bar Association election

BNP-backed lawyers blue panel has won a landslide victory in the Dhaka Bar Association election for the 2010-21 session bagging 10 posts including that of the president and general secretary.Md Iqubal Hossain has been elected as the president while Ho...
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4 of a family among 6 killed in Rajshahi road crash

Six people including four of a family were killed and two others injured as a private car crashed into a roadside tree at Kadirpur in Godagari upazila on Saturday.The deceased were identified as Akkas Ali 40 his wife Hosneara 35 their daughter Musfira...
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865 infected with respiratory problems in 24 hrs

Although the winter is over 865 people were infected with respiratory problems across the country in the last 24 hours till Saturday morning.Data from the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) control room showed these patients in eight divisi...
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‘Robber killed in Moulvibazar ‘gunfight

A suspected robber was killed in a reported gunfight with police at Bortola in Sadar upazila early Saturday.The deceased was identified as Bulu Mia.A gang of 10-12 robbers was fleeing the area after committing robbery at a house in the area said Alamg...
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