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Shahbagh flower market evicted during...

Shahbagh flower market evicted during...

Court

Wed, Feb 22 2017

A mobile court has evicted a flower market on the footpaths of Shahbagh, while on a drive to raise awareness...

In pictures: Ekushey February 2017

In pictures: Ekushey February 2017

Image Gallery

Tue, Feb 21 2017

A photographic chronicle of the Bangladesh population swept away on February 21, 2017 to honour the martyrs...

Construction worker dies falling off...

Construction worker dies falling off...

Dhaka

Tue, Feb 21 2017

The deceased, a construction worker, slipped and fell from the third floor of the building on Road 13/B...

Gold busts at Dhaka, Chittagong...

Gold busts at Dhaka, Chittagong...

Crime

Tue, Feb 21 2017

Four gold smugglers were captured and detained, two at Dhaka airport and two at Chittagong airport.

Abul Barkat museum keeps Language Movement...

Abul Barkat museum keeps Language Movement...

Dhaka

Tue, Feb 21 2017

A visit to the Abul Barkat Memorial Museum engraves the Language Movement and its aftermath on visitors’...

Anjuman-e-Mufidul to bury teenage militant's...

Anjuman-e-Mufidul to bury teenage militant's...

Dhaka

Mon, Feb 20 2017

The police’s Counter-Terrorism and Transnational Crime (CTTC) unit have handed over the dead body of...

Where foreigners fall in love with...

Where foreigners fall in love with...

D2

Mon, Feb 20 2017

For anyone who is not familiar with the institution Learn Bangla, it may come as a shock to find so many...

WB hands over two duty-free cars to...

WB hands over two duty-free cars to...

Dhaka

Mon, Feb 20 2017

Customs Intelligence Investigation Directorate (CIID) was handed over two of the 16 cars allegedly brought...

Unchecked machismo, drug abuse fuelling...

Unchecked machismo, drug abuse fuelling...

Crime

Mon, Feb 20 2017

Boys starting a harmless social circle in a neighborhood is nothing new, but the steps that lead to turning...

Water ministry contractor shot in...

Water ministry contractor shot in...

Crime

Mon, Feb 20 2017

A contractor of the Ministry of Water Resources was shot by a couple of miscreants at Mohakhali in Dhaka...

State Minister Nasrul unveils third...

State Minister Nasrul unveils third...

Dhaka

Sun, Feb 19 2017

The graphic novel series was launched on March 17, 2015, the 96th birth anniversary of the Father of...

HC orders govt to preserve sanctity...

HC orders govt to preserve sanctity...

Dhaka

Sun, Feb 19 2017

The High Court on Sunday directed the government to implement its eight-point directives, which were...

DMP chief: Avijit murder case probe...

DMP chief: Avijit murder case probe...

Crime

Sun, Feb 19 2017

Dhaka Metropolitan Police Commissioner Asaduzzaman Mia said to have made a “significant” headway in the...

Growing up with Sheba Prokashoni

Growing up with Sheba Prokashoni

Dhaka

Sun, Feb 19 2017

Even after 53 years, Sheba Prokashoni is still going strong in the world of publishing, with older patrons...

Red meat strike suspended

Red meat strike suspended

Commerce

Sat, Feb 18 2017

The meat merchants will hold a press conference at 5pm Sunday after meeting with the Ministry of Commerce...

Slum fire victims tire of...

Slum fire victims tire of...

Dhaka

Sat, Feb 18 2017

Over the last 17 years, this was the fifth time that a fire had gutted their properties. The slum residents...

Third issue of 'Mujib' graphic novel...

Third issue of 'Mujib' graphic novel...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Feb 18 2017

The graphic novel is based on Bangabandhu’s unfinished autobiography, the entirety of which will be presented...

Bank officer found dead in Uttara rehab...

Bank officer found dead in Uttara rehab...

Crime

Sat, Feb 18 2017

A bank officer was found hanging in the showers at a rehab centre in Uttara on Saturday afternoon.

Home minister: Ex-SP Babul will be punished...

Home minister: Ex-SP Babul will be punished...

Bangladesh

Sat, Feb 18 2017

Legal action will be taken against former superintendent of police Babul Akter if any evidence of his...

Mohammadpur slum fire likely linked...

Mohammadpur slum fire likely linked...

Dhaka

Sat, Feb 18 2017

The fire that gutted nearly 200 shanties inside Bashbari slum in Mohammadpur, Dhaka on Thursday could...

Book fair livens up with young...

Book fair livens up with young...

Dhaka

Sat, Feb 18 2017

On Friday marked the start of another weekend at Amar Ekushey Book Fair, and the crowds, young and old,...