HC Order to Give 5,000 PPE: Shikder brothers yet to deliver

Sikder Group Managing Director Ron Haque Sikder and his brother Dipu Haque Sikder are yet to…

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Polls Code Violations: HC grants anticipatory bail to Nixon for 8 weeks

The High Court yesterday granted anticipatory bail to lawmaker Mujibur Rahman Chowdhury, known as Nixon Chowdhury,…

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PM condoles MCA Hamidur’s death

October 21, 1972         HAMIDUR’S DEATH CONDOLED The Bangladesh Gono Parishad today condoles the death of…

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Violent speech begets violent nation

This month, the release of a gang rape video in Noakhali forced us to take a…

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Rayhan’s Death ‘in Custody’: Suspended constable held

A suspended constable was arrested and placed on a five-day remand yesterday in connection with the…

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Good intentions, poor results: The problem with social safety net programmes

Before the 1990s, it was rare to find social safety nets (also called antipoverty programmes) in…

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AL candidates dominate local body polls

Unofficial results show that the candidates of ruling Awami League (AL) are dominating the elections and…

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UNHCR calls for solution to Rohingya crisis

The UN Refugee Agency has called for solidarity, support and solutions for the Rohingya refugees ahead…

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2 policemen injured in attack in Noakhali

Two police personnel were injured in an attack carried out allegedly by local crime gang Fuad…

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Leading by example: Gobindaganj UNO sets up grocery shop for man with disability

The Gobindaganj upazila nirbahi officer (UNO) has set a great example by giving a grocery shop…

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