Wednesday, 24 Jan 2018 03:51:30 am

Khaleda's adviser Taimur arrested


Taimur Alam Khandaker, adviser to BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia, was arrested in Narayanganj on Tuesday in an explosives case.

Narayanganj police arrested Taimur from Chandmari area of the district around 11:15am. Motiar Rahman, additional police superintendent of Naraynganj, said a case against Taimur had been filed with Narayanganj Model Police Station on 5 January 2015 for his involvement in a bomb blast and vandalisation. An arrest warrant was issued against him long ago, Motiar added.

Taimur was the former president of district Bangladesh Nationalist ...Details»

6 Myanmar soldiers sentenced for killing 3 civilians in Kachin


A Myanmar military tribunal has sentenced six soldiers to 10 years in prison for killing three civilians in the war-torn ...Details»

Turkey war planes launch strikes on Kurdish fighters


Turkish war planes have launched air strikes on Kurdish fighters in northern Syria in a move likely to raise tensions ...Details»

Rohingya man shot dead in Cox’s Bazar


A Rohingya man was shot to death by some unidentified miscreants at a Rohingya camp in Thaingkhali area under Ukhia ...Details»

Mild earthquake jolts country’s different parts


A mild tremor jolted different parts of the country including Rangpur, Dinajpur, Nilphamari and Lalmonirhat on Saturday morning.

However, no casualty ...Details»

2nd phase of Bishwa Ijtema begins


The second phase of 53rd Biswa Ijtema, the second largest congregation of the Muslims, began on Friday morning on the ...Details»

Mayor Ivy at CCU


Narayanganj City Corporation Mayor Selina Hayat Ivy has been admitted to Labaid Hospital at Dhanmondi this afternoon soon after she collapsed ...Details»

SC orders to pay Taka 99cr to Moon Cinema Hall owner


The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court (SC) today ordered the Freedom Fighters' Welfare Trust to give Taka 99 crore ...Details»

Plan for 24,000 MW by 2021, 60,000 MW by 2041: PM


Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said the government's future plan is to generate 24,000 MW power by 2021 and 60,000 ...Details»

Colombian army helicopter crash kills 10


Ten people were killed when a Colombian army helicopter crashed near the town of Segovia, in northern Antioquia province, on ...Details»

High Court stays DNCC by-polls


The High Court (HC) on Wednesday stayed further proceedings of the by-elections of Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) for three ...Details»

AL names Atiqul as mayoral candidate for DNCC


The Awami League has nominated Md Atiqul Islam, former president of the Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA), as ...Details»