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Workers walk out of 28 RMG factories

Workers of 28 readymade garment factories in Ashulia have walked out of their units demanding a minimum Tk 16,000 as monthly salary. They started coming out of the factories on Monday morning, said Ashulia police OC Mohsinul Quadir. The minimum ...

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4 killed as pick-up van hits tree in Gazipur

At least four people were killed as a pick-up van carrying workers hit a roadside tree at Ulukhola of Kaliganj upazila in Gazipur in the early hours of Sunday. Fourteen people were also injured during the accident. The injured were ...

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Textbooks Festival Day on Jan 1

The Textbooks Festival Day-2017 will be celebrated across the country like every year on January 1. The festival is organised to distribute the textbooks among the students, an Education Ministry press release said here today. Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid ...

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President takes salute at Victory Day parade

President Abdul Hamid on Friday inspected parade at the National Parade Ground and took salute marking the 46th Victory Day. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina attended the parade organised and conducted by Nine Infantry Division of Bangladesh Army. President Hamid accompanied ...

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Four killed in Cox’s Bazar road crash

Four people were killed and 8 others injured as a bus hit a utility vehicle at Fashiakhali area of Chakaria upazila in Cox’s Bazar on Friday. The accident took place on Chittagong-Cox’s Bazar Highway at about 3:00pm. The deceased were ...

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Nation remembers intellectual martyrs

The country is remembering some of its best minds as it observes the Intellectuals Martyrs Day on Wednesday. On this day in 1971, Al-Badr commanders at the behest of Pakistan army, masterminded the murders of some of the best Bangalee ...

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Mirza Fakhrul hits N’ganj campaign trail

Senior BNP leaders have hit the campaign trail for the mayor race in Narayanganj. Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir and Standing Committee member Gayeshwar Chandra Ray on Saturday campaigned for the party’s candidate Shakhawat Hossain Khan in the city. ...

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