Wednesday, 28 Sep 2016 04:16:05 am

BNP leader Hannan shah no more


BNP Standing Committee Member ASM Hannan Shah has died at a hospital in Singapore at the age of 77.

The BNP stalwart who was suffering from cardiac problems breathed his last at 5:37am (Singapore local time) on Tuesday, his personal assistant Yonus Babul told

Earlier, the BNP leader was taken to the Combined Military Hospital, Dhaka after he complained of acute chest pain on September 6. Later, he was put on life support at the intensive care unit (ICU) of the...Details»

Ministry gets PMO letter to build Payra bridge: Quader


DHAKA: The Prime Minister's Office (PMO) has already sent a letter to the ministry concerned to take necessary measures to construct ...Details»

3 kg gold in dustbin!


The Customs Intelligence has recovered 10 gold bars weighing three kilograms from the Shahjalal International Airport.

Dr Moinul Khan, director general of ...Details»

Narrow escape for rusty Tigers


Mazhar Uddin: Allrounder Shakib al Hasan glides a ball to leg side during their first ODI against Afghanistan at Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium yesterday MAINOOR ISLAM MANIK Afghanistan ...Details»

'Country progresses for PM's able leadership'

SAVAR: Minister for Public Administration Syed Ashraful Islam today said Bangladesh is progressing fast because of the efficient leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. "Bangladesh has now ...Details»

Bangladesh bat, Taskin selected


Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza decided to bat first against Afghanistan in the first ODI in Mirpur. Both teams made several changes from their previous ODIs, with ...Details»

PM returns home on Sept 30


WASHINGTON: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will return home from the USA on September 30. PM's press secretary Ihsanul Karim told BSS tonight that the Prime Minister is ...Details»

Five killed in Mirsharai road crash


Five people were killed as a pick-up van hit a bus in Chittagong’s Mirsharai upazila on Saturday at 5:30am.

Among the deceased, three are bus passengers, and ...Details»

Syria conflict: US-Russia plans 'must be saved


US and Russian plans to end Syria's conflict must be saved as there is no alternative, Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has told the UN.

He was ...Details»