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Fire at Old Dhaka's plastic factory brought under control

The fire that broke out at a plastic factory in Kamalbag area of Old Dhaka’s Chawkbazar on Monday has been brought under control. The fire started around 12 pm but the origin could not be known immediately, said Anwarul Islam, Wearhouse Inspector (Media cell) of Fire service and civil defense headquarters. Read More...

Fire in a polythene factory in Chawkbazar area

A fire broke out in a polythene factory in Chawkbazar area of the capital. 6 units of fire service are working to bring the fire under control. Read More...

US Embassy pays tributes to Bangabandhu

The US Embassy in Dhaka on Monday paid tributes to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. "On the 47th anniversary of the assassination of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, Father of the Nation, the U.S. Embassy remembers his extraordinary life," said the Embassy. Read More...

Dhaka-Gazipur rail communication route restored after 11 hours

Rail communications between Dhaka and northern parts of the country resumed on Monday after 11 and a half hours of suspension following derailment of several bogies in Dhirashram area of Gazipur district, UNB reports. Read More...

Tiktoker held under DSA for making ‘derogatory remarks’ on PM, police

Police arrested a young man from Beanibazar upazila of Sylhet Sunday night, allegedly for making derogatory comments on the prime minister and police on short-form video hosting platform TikTok, reports UNB. Read More...

PM pays homage to Bangabandhu on his martyrdom anniversary.

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today paid rich tributes to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, marking his 47th martyrdom anniversary and the National Mourning Day. As part of the state program, the prime minister paid homage to the architect of the country’s independence by placing wreath at the portrait of Bangabandhu in front of Bangabandhu Memorial Museum at Dhanmondi Road No 32 in the capital. Read More...


PM pays homage to Bangabandhu on his martyrdom anniversary

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today paid rich tributes to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, marking his 47th martyrdom anniversary and the National Mourning Day. As part of the state program, the prime minister paid homage to the architect of the country’s independence by placing wreath at the portrait of Bangabandhu in front of Bangabandhu Memorial Museum at Dhanmondi Road No 32 in the capital. Read More...

National Mourning Day today

The nation is observing the National Mourning Day and 47th martyrdom anniversary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman today, Monday (August 15) in a befitting manner with due respect and solemnity. Read More...

Turag garage blast: All 8 people die

Shaheen (26) died on Friday (August 12) around 10:50 PM while undergoing treatment at the Sheikh Hasina National Institute of Burn and Plastic Surgery. Read More...

UN Human Rights Chief to visit Bangladesh

However, Bangladesh strongly rejects some apparently politically motivated attempts to mislead the public as an occasion to put undue pressure on the government around Bachelet's visit. Read More...

Tahsildar and UP secretaries are most powerful and corrupt

Highlighting the global crisis situation, he further said that the world is in turmoil now. But that wave also hit us. Our head of government is running the country properly. So, all of us are cutting costs, adopting frugality. Read More...

73,000cr siphoned off annually by gold smuggling

"In a recent assessment, we found that gold worth Tk 200 crore is being smuggled into the country every day. So, the smuggling of gold causes money laundering of Tk 73,000 crore annually," Enamul Haque Khan Dolan, Chairman of BAJUS Standing Committee on Anti-Smuggling and Law Enforcement, told a press briefing at its head office in the capital on Saturday. Read More...

Cox's Bazar being hit by rough waves

At least five points of Cox's Bazar beach have been eroded in the last two days. Erosion has occurred at Laboni Point, Sugandha Point, Diabetic Point, Kavita Chatwar and Kalatali Point of the beach. It has been raining non-stop for two days. Local cautionary signal number 3 is in force at sea. Read More...

Expats send $813m in remittances in 10 days of August

If the current trend continues, the amount of expatriate income may reach up to 243 million dollars at the end of the month, according to data revealed by Bangladesh Bank on Thursday (August 11). Read More...

Reuters identifies false anti-national propaganda

In this report of Reuters, it is also said that the protests in Bangladesh over the increase in the price of fuel oil have come up in the local media. But the video added to the mentioned Twitter and another identified Facebook account is not about this, not this year, but 2013. Read More...

Trawler capsizes with 21 people in Fatulla

Deputy Assistant Director of Narayanganj Fire Service and Civil Defense Abdullah Al Arefin said, ''Two of our teams are searching the river. So far no one has claimed the missing subject. A rescue operation is still on''. Read More...

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