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300 ducks poisoned to death in Morelganj

Morelganj

United News of Bangladesh :: Around 300 ducks were poisoned to death at a farm of Kumarkhali village in Morelganj upazila (Bagerhat) on Thursday. Farm owner Harun Hawladar claimed that the ducks died after taking paddy laced with poison in ...

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Work on to shortlist sites for Bangabandhu Int’l Airport: PM

Work on to shortlist sites for Bangabandhu Int’l Airport: PM

United News of Bangladesh :: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday said work is on to shortlist the sites for state-of-the-art Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib International Airport in any of the capital’s surrounding areas. “On completion of the site survey work ...

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Ex-JaPa MP Quader held over MP Liton killing

Ex-JaPa MP Quader held over MP Liton killing

United News of Bangladesh :: Detectives arrested Dr Abdul Quader Khan, former Jatiya Party MP from Gaibandha-1 constituency, from his residence at Rahmannagar Ziladarpara in the district town on Tuesday over the killing of Awami League MP Manjurul Islam Liton. ...

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BD researcher wins OWSD-Elsevier Foundation Award

Dr Tanzima Hashem

United News of Bangladesh :: Dr Tanzima Hashem, a Bangladeshi computer science researcher, has received a prestigious international award for her work in developed computational approaches to protect the privacy of people accessing location-based services. Dr Tanzima, an associate professor ...

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President, PM pay homage; Khaleda leads BNP delegation

President, PM pay homage; Khaleda leads BNP delegation

United News of Bangladesh :: President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday paid their homage to the martyrs of the historic Language Movement by placing wreaths at the Central Shaheed Minar at one minute past midnight on ...

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Blogger Rajib murder convict held

DHAKA: A team of the Counter Terrorism and Transnational Crime (CTTC) unit of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) on Monday arrested the death row convict of blogger Ahmed Rajib Haider murder case. The convict Rezwanul Azad Rana was nabbed from Uttara ...

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17 receive Ekushey Padak

DHAKA: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina formally handed over prestigious Ekushey Padak to 17 eminent personalities at a ceremony at Osmani Memorial Auditorium in the capital on Monday. Cultural Affairs Minister Asaduzzaman Noor chaired the program. The Padak recipients are: Sculptor ...

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Biswajit murder case’s paper book ready

The authorities concerned of the High Court have prepared the paper book of sensational Biswajit Das murder case. Sabbir Faiz, additional registrar (admin) of the HC, told journalists that the paper book has been prepared on priority basis under instruction ...

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PM flight glitch report due on Mar 29

DHAKA: A city court on Sunday has fixed March 29 for submitting probe report of the case filed over the technical glitch of PM’s flight that occurred on November 27 last year. Dhaka metropolitan magistrate Golam Nabi fixed the new ...

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Dhoni removed as Rising Pune Supergiants captain

Mahendra Singh Dhoni has been sacked as the captain of the Rising Pune Supergiants for the upcoming season of the Indian Premier League (IPL). The franchise has appointed Australia’s Steve Smith as the new skipper. According to sources, Dhoni has ...

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