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Saturday, September 21, 2019

JU protesters demand VC’s resignation within Oct 1

The protesting students and teachers of Jahangirnagar University on Wednesday demanded resignation of Vice-Chancellor Professor Farzana Islam within October 1 over her alleged involvement...

Khokon, Shamol elected new JCD president, secretary

Fazlur Rahman Khokon and Iqbal Hossain Shamol have been elected president and general secretary respectively of Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal (JCD), the student wing of...

Dhaka ranks 2nd worst in Air Quality Index

Bangladesh’s capital city was ranked second worst in the Air Quality Index (AQI) on Thursday morning. Dhaka had a score of 190 at 8:21am, indicating...

US support to tackle money laundering, terrorism financing to continue: Miller

US Ambassador Earl Miller on Thursday said his country is committed to supporting Bangladesh in its efforts to tackle money laundering, terrorism financing, and...

18 ‘Rohingyas’ detained with Bangladeshi passports in Ctg

Police’s Detective Branch (DB) detained 18 suspected Rohingyas with Bangladeshi passports from in front of the Indian Assistant High Commission in the port city...

Biman flight makes emergency landing at Dhaka airport

Technical glitch forced a flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines to make an emergency landing at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Thursday morning. Beni Madhab Biswas,...

Forced marriage of rape victim: OC Obaidul suspended

Pabna Sadar Police officer in-charge Obaidul Haque has been suspended over the forced marriage of an alleged gang rape victim  with one of the...

PM flies to New York Friday to attend 74th UNGA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is set to leave Dhaka for New York on Friday (September 20) for an eight-day official visit to the USA to attend...

DPDC to implement Tk 20,500-cr modernisation project with Chinese funds

The Dhaka Power Distribution Company Ltd (DPDC) will implement a China-funded Tk 20,500 crore mega project to raise distribution capacity on its network in...

Protesters attacked at Dhaka University

A group of students, who have been staging protest against illegal enrollment of former and incumbent Chhatra League leaders at Dhaka University, were attacked...