Tuesday, 22 Aug 2017 08:57:13 pm

HC upholds death penalty for 15 out of 26


The High Court has upheld death penalty for 15 out of 26 death-row convicts, commuting penalty for 11 others in Narayanganj 7-murder case. On 16 January this year, a Narayanganj court sentenced 26 people, including three sacked RAB officials and ex-city councillor Nur Hossain, to death and nine others to different jail terms in the two cases filed over the sensational seven murders. On 27 April 2014, Narayanganj panel mayor Nazrul Islam, his three associates and driver were abducted from Fatullah area ...Details»

Gatco graft case against Khaleda will continue


The Gatco corruption case against BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia will continue as the Supreme Court has cleared way for the ...Details»

18 killed as bus turns turtle in South Africa


Eighteen people were killed as a mini-bus turned turtle near a bridge in eastern South Africa on Sunday, according to ...Details»

13th anniversary of Aug 21 grenade attacks today


The nation with heavy hearts will observe the 13th anniversary of the gruesome August 21 grenade attack today with a ...Details»

‘Govt. to continue food assistance to flood-hit people’


Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today assured the flood-hit people of the country of providing food assistance to them for three ...Details»

Train derails in India killing at least 23


At least 23 people were killed and dozens injured after an express train derailed in north India on Saturday, officials ...Details»

Plot to kill Sheikh Hasina: 10 get death


A tribunal in Dhaka convicted 10 people and sentenced them to death for attempting to kill Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina ...Details»

Another hajj flight cancelled


Another hajj flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines has been cancelled due to shortage of pilgrims. Shakil Meraj, general manager (public relations) ...Details»

Flood situation improves further in B'putra basin


The flood situation improved further during the last 24 hours ending at 9am today with continuous fall in water levels ...Details»

3 bikers killed in Ctg road accident


Three motorcyclists were killed after a truck knocked them in Akbar Shah area of Chittagong city early Friday.

The deceased are ...Details»

Spanish police stop second attack after 13 killed in Barcelona


Spanish police say they have killed five people in the town of Cambrils to stop a second attempted van attack ...Details»

Quader to visit flood hit areas in northern region tomorrow


Awami League General Secretary and Road  Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader will visit flood hit areas in the northern ...Details»