Monday, 19 Mar 2018 05:20:22 am

Khaleda Zia gets 4-month interim bail


The High Court (HC) on Monday granted four-month interim bail for BNP Chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia in Zia Orphanage Trust graft case.

A bench consisting of Justice M Enayetur Rahim and Justice Shahid Karim passed the order.

Earlier HC deferred till 2pm on Sunday for passing necessary order regarding the bail petition of Khaleda Zia.

The trial court on February 8 sentenced Khaleda Zia to five-year imprisonment. It also sentenced other five accused, including Khaleda’s elder son and BNP Senior Vice Chairman Tarique ...Details»

JCD leader Zakir dies in police custody


Dhaka Metropolitan (North) unit Chhatra Dal vice president Zakir Hosain died in police custody on Monday. Zakir,28, also Tejgaon thana JCD ...Details»

'Bangladesh, Singapore can complement each other'


Bangladesh and Singapore are at different levels of development, but can complement each other in their pursuit of economic growth, ...Details»

Bangladesh, Singapore sign two MoUs


Bangladesh and Singapore on Monday signed two Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) on cooperation in the areas of air services and ...Details»

PM off to Singapore


Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina left here this morning for Singapore on a four-day official visit to the Southeast Asian country ...Details»

Sri Lanka Buddhist monks slam anti-Muslim riots


Hundreds of Buddhist monks and activists staged a demonstration in the Sri Lankan capital Friday to condemn anti-Muslim riots that ...Details»

Two found dead in Noakhali


The bodies of two people were recovered at Eklashpur union in Begumganj of Noakhali on Saturday morning.

The several mark of ...Details»

'Government has created employments for women despite various obstacles'


Girls have to stand on their own feet. They have to utilize their talent. Women should come to all sectors ...Details»

Order on Khaleda Zia’s appeal Sunday


The High Court (HC) will deliver its order Sunday on an appeal filed by BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia challenging her ...Details»

BGB DG Abul Hossain withdrawn


Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) Director General Major General Abul Hossain has been withdrawn. The Ministry of Public Administration issued a circular ...Details»

Holocaust Museum withdraws Suu Kyi's human rights award


The United States Holocaust Museum has revoked a human rights award given to Aung San Suu Kyi, the civilian leader ...Details»

Int'l Women's Day today


International Women's Day is being observed today (Thursday) across the country as elsewhere in the world with a call for ...Details»