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Baridhara Society celebrates Pahela Baishakh

Dhaka – Baridhara society of Gulshan diplomatic zone celebrated “Pahela Boishaki” the first day of the Bengali new year 1425 at baridhara lake park premises on last Saturday with traditional festivities and much enthusiasm, and renewing a pledge to build a non-communal and prosperous Bangladesh. Read More »

SAU admission test held peacefully

Prof. M Zahidul Haque Dhaka – The written test for admitting students to the Ist semester of various courses under four faculties for the 2017-18 academic session of Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University (SAU), Dhaka was recently held peacefully amid tight security. Read More »

Condolences pour in for mayor Annisul

Ministers, diplomats, politicians, different socio-cultural organisations and people from all walks of life have expressed deep shock at the death of Dhaka North City Corporation(DNCC) Mayor Annisul Huq. Annisul, also a successful businessmen and popular television programme host, breathed his last at a London hospital on Thursday at the age of 66. He was undergoing treatment at the hospital for ... Read More »

Amari Dhakla to celebrate Mother’s Day

Dhaka, April 2017 – Mother’s Day is around the corner again, and what better way to celebrate the most wonderful woman in your life than taking them out to a delicious treat. From decadent special buffet and A’ la carte offer to soothing spa treatments, find ideas on where to spoil mom this Mother’s Day at Amari Dhaka on May ... Read More »

 Delhi schools closed for 3 days as smog pollution worsens

Delhi’s chief minister has shut all schools in the Indian capital for three days as its citizens struggle with choking smog. After an emergency cabinet meeting, Arvind Kejriwal promised a raft of measures to combat the extreme air pollution. All construction and demolition work has been banned for five days in the city. Water will also be sprinkled on main ... Read More »

Accused in assaulting twin sisters in capital arrested

Dhaka – Rapid Action Battalion arrested the prime accused in a case filed over assaulting teenage twin sisters at Mirpur area on October 19 following their protests against abusive language used by him. Commander Mufti Mahmud Khan, Rab’s legal and media wing director, getting secrete information, a team of RAB-4 led by Major Md Abu Sayeed Khan conducted the drive ... Read More »

Husband hiding after wife’s murder in Dhaka

Dhaka – A housewife was strangled to death allegedly by her husband in the capital’s Uttarkhan area on Friday evening, UNB news agency reported. Rubel Mia, husband of victim Munni Akhter, remains missing since incident – lending credence to the allegation against him. Police recovered the body early on Saturday upon being informed. Read More »

20,000 illegal billboards removed, says DNCC mayor

Dhaka: Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Mayor Annisul Huq on Friday said they had taken steps much before the High Court to remove illegal billboards and other publicity materials from the city in order to turn it into a clean, green, smart and safe one. While addressing a press conference at DNCC’s new proposed office at United Tower on Road-90 ... Read More »

Mess-dwellers’ 10 proposals for addressing situation

Dhaka: Bangladesh Mess Organization (BMO) staged a sit-in programme in front of the National Press Club on Friday morning to draw the attention of the authorities to their 10-point proposal for reviewing their living conditions in the wake of the countrywide militant crisis. Mess-dwellers have been facing the brunt of the government’s operation to root out militancy, in the form ... Read More »