20m ago| Bangladesh

MJF roundtable: Unpaid care, domestic work affect women’s quality of output

Unpaid care and domestic work affect women’s quality of care work, and act as an obstacle to enter the mainstream labour market and climbing the occupational ladder, said speakers at a roundtable...

42m ago| Crime & Justice

Alal’s comments on PM: HC orders to remove audio, video

The High Court today directed Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) to immediately remove all videos and audio -- on social media and online -- containing BNP leader Syed...

50m ago| Crime & Justice

Writ petition challenges Murad's JS membership

A Supreme Court lawyer today filed a writ petition with the High Court, challenging the legality of Jatiya Sangsad (JS) membership of former state minister for information and broadcasting, Dr...

8h ago| Crime & Justice

Abrar murder case verdict: 20 sentenced to death, 5 get life term

Twenty people were sentenced to death and five others to life term imprisonment in Buet student Abrar Fahad murder case.

18h ago| Elections

12 injured in pre-polls violence in Jashore

At least 12 persons were critically injured in a clash ensued between ruling Awami League-backed and independent candidates at Churamankati union under Jashore Sadar upazila yesterday.

18h ago| Bangladesh

President accepts Murad’s resignation

President Abdul Hamid accepted the resignation letter of State Minister for Information and Broadcasting Murad Hassan yesterday.

December 8, 2021
December 8, 2021

MJF roundtable: Unpaid care, domestic work affect women’s quality of output

Unpaid care and domestic work affect women’s quality of care work, and act as an obstacle to enter the mainstream labour market and climbing the occupational ladder, said speakers at a roundtable...

December 8, 2021
December 8, 2021

Alal’s comments on PM: HC orders to remove audio, video

The High Court today directed Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) to immediately remove all videos and audio -- on social media and online -- containing BNP leader Syed...

December 8, 2021
December 8, 2021

Writ petition challenges Murad's JS membership

A Supreme Court lawyer today filed a writ petition with the High Court, challenging the legality of Jatiya Sangsad (JS) membership of former state minister for information and broadcasting, Dr...

December 8, 2021
December 8, 2021

‘Haven’t we shown enough generosity?’: PM asks BNP leaders

Referring to the demand of BNP leaders to allow Khaleda Zia’s treatment overseas, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said they have shown the highest compassion for the ailing BNP chairperson.

December 8, 2021
December 8, 2021

Case filed against 2 Rohingya youths for raping class 3 student in Cox’s Bazar

A class three student of a madrasa has been raped allegedly by two youths in Cox’s Bazar town.

December 8, 2021
December 8, 2021

Boy falling in Ctg drain missing for 48-hrs: Waste pile hampering rescue operation

Two days have passed but rescuers are yet to locate a 12-year-old boy who fell into a roadside drain at Sholoshahar Railway Station area in Chattogram city.

December 8, 2021
December 8, 2021

Khaleda rebleeding, BNP says

BNP yesterday said that its chairperson Khaleda Zia, now undergoing treatment at Critical Care Unit of Dhaka’s Evercare Hospital, is fighting for life as she is “rebleeding”.

December 8, 2021
December 8, 2021

Abrar murder: Prosecution satisfied, defence says verdict not apt

The prosecution expressed satisfaction over the verdict in Buet student Abrar Fahad murder case while defence lawyers claimed that the judgement was not appropriate.

December 8, 2021
December 8, 2021

Wanted death penalty for all accused: Abrar’s mother

Rokeya Khatun, mother of Abrar who was killed on Buet campus in 2019, said that she expected all accused in her son’s murder case to be sentenced to death.

December 8, 2021
December 8, 2021

Will be appeased when verdict is carried out: Abrar’s father

Barkatullah, slain Buet student Abrar Fahad’s father, today said that he was primarily satisfied with the court’s verdict.