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Flyover tragedy again ! By Staff Correspondent | Last Updated: 14th March, 2017, 00:00

A man was killed and two others, including an engineer, were injured as a concrete girder of Moghbazar-Malibagh flyover under construction collapsed in Malibagh rail gate area in the capital early…

Flyover tragedy again !

Indo-Bangla rail link to reopen after 5 decades

The government has taken a move to revamp the rail link between Bangladesh’s Chilahati and India’s Haldibari to boost bilateral trade with India and open up new trade opportunities with…


AL MPs out to draw party high command attention

Awami League MPs have started frequenting their respective constituencies to draw party high command’s attention to their ‘popularity’ targeting the next general election.


Pranab’s exceptional invitation to PM to stay at Rashtrapati Bhavan

Indian President Pranab Mukherjee has invited Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to stay at the Rashtrapati Bhavan, the official residence of the President of India, during her upcoming visit to New Delhi…

Back Page
PM asks party men to remain united PM asks party men to remain united

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has directed the ministers and party men to remain united for ensuring the victory of party-backed candidates in polls as the Awami League faced debacle in recent polls…

Metropolis
EC starts working for holding acceptable polls, says CEC EC starts working for holding 
acceptable polls, says CEC

CHITTAGONG: The Election Commission (EC) has started working for holding a free, fair and acceptable election, said chief election commissioner (CEC) KM Nurul Huda. He was talking to…

Sun Extra
400 teachers get ‘Unfinished Memoirs’ of Bangabandhu 400 teachers
get ‘Unfinished Memoirs’ of Bangabandhu

Copies of ‘The Unfinished Memoirs’, the autobiography of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, have been distributed among 400 teachers at Joypara Pilot High School in…

Editorial
Women Empowerment: The Paradox Women Empowerment:
The Paradox

Men and women enjoy equal constitutional rights in Bangladesh. However, political awareness, consciousness and participation at national and local levels have not flourished due to socio-cultural situation…

Tours & Travels
My visit to land of sunrise My visit to land of sunrise

When sun rises it creates a very charming environment. One needs to wake up very early to enjoy the sunrise or may go to an island in the Pacific, named Japan. We know that Japan is called the land…

Asia
BJP forms govt in Goa, Manipur BJP forms govt in Goa, Manipur

Following the recently concluded Assembly elections in five states, the Congress party must have been left frothing at the mouth. A Sunday is a long time in politics, it must’ve realised to its…

World
Sturgeon seeks new Scotland independence vote Sturgeon seeks new Scotland independence vote

LONDON: The risks to Britain of its vote to leave the EU were laid bare on Monday when Scotland’s nationalist government announced a new independence vote, pre-empting this week’s expected…

Culturetainment
Lalon fest in Kushtia ends on a high note Lalon fest in Kushtia ends on a high note

The three-day Lalon festival at Lalon Akhra of Cheuria village on the bank of River Kali in Kushtia concluded yesterday.   Hordes of Lalon devotees from across the country flocked…

Winner
Mahmudullah dropped from Tigers’ 100th Test Mahmudullah dropped from Tigers’ 100th Test

One of the most dependable batsmen of Bangladesh National Cricket Team Mahmudullah Riyad has been axed from the squad for Tigers’ landmark Test against Sri Lanka which is scheduled to start from…

My Districts
RU installs solar plant for uninterrupted power supply RU installs solar plant for uninterrupted power supply

RAJSHAHI: Rajshahi University (RU) administration has started installing solar power panels for uninterrupted power supply to its campus, reports BSS. It has already installed solar plants…

News link
Russia impatient for improved dialogue with US: Putin aide Russia impatient for improved dialogue with US: Putin aide

WASHINGTON: A Russian government spokesman expressed impatience Sunday that bilateral relations with the United States have not improved more quickly since US President Donald Trump took office, reports…

Business
Fix VAT rate at 7pc: DCCI Fix VAT rate at 7pc: DCCI

Dhaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI) on Monday demanded fixing the rate of VAT at 7 percent instead of 15 percent from the beginning of online VAT collection process under the new VAT and…

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