Wednesday, 02 Dec 2015 05:40:01 am

Cricketer Shahadat's wife arrested


Dhaka: Police have arrested Nrittya Shahadat, wife of cricketer Shahadat Hossain from Malibagh area in Dhaka in a case filed for torturing their 11-year-old domestic help.

Kaiyumuzzaman Khan, deputy commissioner of Mirpur Zone, said on secret information, a team of Mirpur Model Thana police arrested Nrittya at midnight.

On September 6, Mahfuza Akhtar Happy, domestic help, brought allegations of torture by Shahadat and his wife.

The girl was later rushed to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital for treatment.

A case was filed with Mirpur police...Details»

These feats an honour for nation, people: PM


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60 gold bars seized in Satkhira


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Mirza Fakhrul gets bail in defamation case


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Dhaka stands ready to go further with peacekeeping: PM


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First hajj flight returns


Dhaka: The first return Hajj flight carrying 305 pilgrims landed at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on around 5:30 pm on Saunday.

Meanwhile, the first return hajj flight ...Details»

Seven burnt in city gas line blast


Dhaka: Seven people including six of a family were injured in a fire that broke out due to gas line explosion at a house in Senpara ...Details»

Stampede Death Toll Reaches 769


International Desk: The annual Hajj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia ended without further incident Saturday, as the death toll from Thursday's stampede there reached 769.

Saudi Health Minister ...Details»

PM receives 'ICT Sustainable Development Award'


NEW YORK: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has received "ICT Sustainable Development Award" from the International Telecommunication Union (ITU). ITU Secretary-General Houlin Zhao formally handed over the award ...Details»