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RMG workers on hunger strike for payment Around 1200 workers of four garment factories of Tuba Group have been observing hunger strike programme, demanding their unpaid salaries and allowance. T ...

Boat capsizes in Kushtia, 15 missing

 At least 15 people have gone missing after a boat capsized in the Padma River near Boiragir Char area of Daulatpur upazila in Kushtia on Tuesdayafternoon. Boatman Sentu said the boat tur ...

1 killed, 50 injured in Habiganj clashes

At least one person has been killed and 50 others have been injured in two separate clashes in Habiganj district’s Lakhai and Ajmiriganj upazilas on Tuesday, the eid day. Witnesses said ...

Tougher benefits rules for EU migrants in UK

European Union migrants will lose their entitlement to benefits after just three months’ claims. British Prime Minister David Cameron announced Tuesday in fresh measures to toughen the Coalit ...

Midday Brief

President hosts Eid ul-Fitr reception President Abdul Hamid has exchanged Eid greetings with high officials and distinguished guests at Bangabhaban on Tuesday morning. President Abdul Hamid and ...

12 killed in road crashes

At least 12 people have been killed and 40 others injured in separate road accidents in Noakhali, and Faridpur districts on Tuesday, the eid day. Our Correspondent from Noakhali reported: “Se ...

PM seeks people's cooperation to develop Bangladesh

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has expressed her firm optimism at her official Ganobhaban residence to build Bangladesh as a developed and prosperous country by 2041. The Prime Minister said this whi ...

5 killed in Faridpur road crashes

Five people have been killed and 10 others injured on Tuesday morning in two separate road crashes on Bhanga Kawarakandi road in the district. The Chumurdi accident claimed one life while the Malig ...

7 killed in Noakhali road accident

Seven people, including three of a family, have been killed and 30 others injured in a road accident on Sonaimuri-Chatkhil road at Jayag Bazar area in Sonaimuri upazila early hours on Tuesday. The ...

Brazil president condemns Israel's 'massacre' in Gaza

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has condemned Israel's offensive in Gaza as a "massacre." She adjoined an international call for a holt of the bloodshed. Rousseff mentioned this ...