Friday, 30 Sep 2016 09:11:55 am

President, PM urges all to ensure safety, rights of girl children


DHAKA: National Girl Child Day -2016 will be observed in the country with a view to creating awareness to stop early marriage and ensure the rights of gild children. Marking the day, a procession of children will be brought out from the Institute of Fine Arts at Shahbagh in the city. The procession will end coming in front of the Shishu Academy. Other programmes of the day include publishing journals and leaflets and holding discussion meetings and cultural functions. President M. Abdul Hamid...Details»

2 Pak soldiers killed in firing with India


Two Pakistani soldiers were killed in an exchange of fire with Indian forces across the de facto border in the disputed ...Details»

Bangladesh reach final in U-18 Asia Cup Hockey


Bangladesh have reached the final of Boys’ Under-18 Asia Cup Hockey beating Chinese Taipei by 6-1 in the first semifinal at ...Details»

BNP leader Hannan shah no more


BNP Standing Committee Member ASM Hannan Shah has died at a hospital in Singapore at the age of 77.

The BNP stalwart who was suffering from cardiac ...Details»

Ministry gets PMO letter to build Payra bridge: Quader


DHAKA: The Prime Minister's Office (PMO) has already sent a letter to the ministry concerned to take necessary measures to construct a bridge on the Payra ...Details»

3 kg gold in dustbin!


The Customs Intelligence has recovered 10 gold bars weighing three kilograms from the Shahjalal International Airport.

Dr Moinul Khan, director general of custom intelligence and investigation directorate, ...Details»

Narrow escape for rusty Tigers


Mazhar Uddin: Allrounder Shakib al Hasan glides a ball to leg side during their first ODI against Afghanistan at Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium yesterday MAINOOR ISLAM MANIK Afghanistan ...Details»

'Country progresses for PM's able leadership'

SAVAR: Minister for Public Administration Syed Ashraful Islam today said Bangladesh is progressing fast because of the efficient leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. "Bangladesh has now ...Details»

Bangladesh bat, Taskin selected


Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza decided to bat first against Afghanistan in the first ODI in Mirpur. Both teams made several changes from their previous ODIs, with ...Details»