RMG workers back to duty

Dhaka, Jan. 16 -- Peace has apparently returned to Bangladesh's garments sector after more than a month and half of unrest over the new wage structure. No unrest was reported from anywhere of Dhaka, ... Read More

13 more killed in road crashes

Dhaka, Jan. 16 -- At least 13 more persons, including five members of a bridegroom's party were killed and several others critically injured in separate road crashes across the country on Saturday. I... Read More

AL starts selling nomination forms for women

Dhaka, Jan. 16 -- Ruling Awami League on Tuesday started sale of its nomination forms of the reserved seats for women in the Parliament. The AL will get 43 seats out of 50. The sales of nomination f... Read More

AL to contest UZ polls sans allies

Dhaka, Jan. 16 -- General Secretary of Awami League Obaidul Quader on Tuesday said, the AL will contest in the upcoming Upazila Parishad election without any alliance. "We won't form any alliance in ... Read More

TIB finds polls irregularities in 47 out of 50 seats

Dhaka, Jan. 16 -- The Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) in a report on Tuesday said that the anti-graft watchdog found election irregularities in 47 parliamentary constituencies out of 50 du... Read More

Don't waste public money in the name of development projects

Dhaka, Jan. 16 -- A Bridge built 22 years ago over a canal at Chilarkandi village in Moulvibazar's Kulaura upazila remains unused as it has no approach roads. The incident may be cited as a bright exa... Read More

Apurba, Safa Kabir in Nazia Hasan's story

Dhaka, Jan. 16 -- Safa Kabir and Apurba worked together as a pair in Valentine's Day special play titled Tumi Bolley. Story of the play was written by Apurba's wife Nazia Hasan Adity for the first tim... Read More

Solution to Rohingya crisis still a far cry

Dhaka, Jan. 16 -- Terming it a very serious issue, newly appointed Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen said that he does not see any "easy" solution to the Rohingya crisis. "We'll have to face difficultie... Read More

Transport crisis for BD working women

Dhaka, Jan. 16 -- The womenfolk of Bangladesh have played a glorious role in all national movements including the language movement of 1952, the mass upsurge of 1969 and the liberation war of 1971. Di... Read More

10th edition of Chobi Mela raises its curtain February 28

Dhaka, Jan. 16 -- The 10th edition of Chobi Mela, the most prestigious photography festival in Asia is scheduled to be launched on February 28. This was announced at a press conference yesterday held... Read More