Demonstration by furious students of Jagannath University

Jagannath University started its journey as a school before the establishment of Dhaka University. It was offering post graduate course even before establishing Dhaka University. Jagannath University was established by transforming Jagannath College to a university. According to Jagannath University law this new university will get all the properties of old Jagannath College. Ten of […]

Gas cylinder of a night coach exploded, Thirty five injured

A CNG (Compressed Natural Gas) run night coach caught fire when its gas cylinder was exploded. This accident took place on Monday at Palashbari near the BRAC office on Rangpur – Bogra highway. It was around 9:00 pm. The driver lost control after the explosion and it hit a road side tree. The bus is […]

Challenges for garments sector in Bangladesh

At present Bangladesh is the second largest exporter of garment products in the world market and garment products bring 80 percent of foreign exchange for Bangladesh through export. Bangladesh has been doing relatively well amid global recession. But world market is changing. Bangladesh mainly exports low end products, but there is very good opportunity for […]

Dry fish may cause cancer

Many people living in the coastal areas love dry fish, it’s healthy in fact. But nowadays dry fish is not always a good food. Many fishermen and dry fish vendors are using harmful chemicals. They are using chemical to retain moisture of fish so that those don’t become lighter. Then moisture is helping bacterial growth. […]

Yash Raj Films will not bring any change to the controversial film Gunday

Yash Raj Films have confirmed that they will not bring any change to their recently released film Gunday. This Bollywood film is directed by Ali Abbas Zafar and this film misinterpreted the history of 1971 war. Storyline of the film says, Bangladesh was born as a result of India – Pakistan war in 1971. The […]

Ishana is back after a break

Lux Channel i superstar Ishana is back with a television commercial after a break. She was the first runner up in the year 2009. She had taken a break from showbiz world because she was busy with her study. She was absent in both tv drama and tv commercials. This latest commercial is for an […]

About two hundred and fifty thousand US dollar transferred by hackers

Some hackers have transferred about two hundred and fifty thousand US dollar from state owned Sonali Bank in the middle of last year. They hacked Sonali Bank computer network and at first they transferred the money to a bank account in the United Kingdom. Then they transferred the amount to Turkey. Central bank of Bangladesh […]

Civilian killed during air force firing exercise

A man named Belal Hossain of thirty was killed during air force firing exercise at Sualok union of Bandarban district. The deceased is son of Md. Mohammad Hossain. Bangladesh Air Force is doing their scheduled firing exercise of heavy weapons in that area. Fighter jets are firing on their dummy targets on ground. Belal Hossain […]

Allegation of physical torture against a female professor of Dhaka University

A female student of psychology department of Dhaka University has alleged that a female professor of her department has assaulted her and rebuked with slang words. She is a student of master’s course and she went to room no 3034 of arts building to visit her course tutor to discuss about project submission of her […]

Two fetuses found in a boy’s body and eventually removed

Sahoaib is a six month old boy from Ashulia, Dhaka; there were two partially grown fetuses inside his body weighing two kilograms. Actually it was a case of triplet, but in a rare incident two of the three fetuses grew inside Shoaib’s body when he was inside his mother’s womb. His mother was supposed to […]

Bangladesh to import coal

The Bangladesh government has decided to import coal instead of extracting it from Phulbari, the largest coal mine discovered in Bangladesh. It was a difficult decision to take. Economy of the country is growing fast in spite of political turmoil, corruption and lack of good governance. Private sector is leading the growth. Booming private industries […]

Humayun Faridee’s death anniversary today

Noted actor Humayun Faridee died on this day in 2012. While celebrating his sixtieth birthday on 29th may in 2011, he said ‘life means heading to death gradually’. Coincidently he died before celebrating his next birthday. People will always remember him for his outstanding performance on theatre, television and film. He received national film award […]

Five army soldier and BGB personnel killed in an accidental explosion

At least two army soldiers and three BGB (Border Guard Bangladesh) men were killed in a mortar shell explosion at around 12:00 pm today. The mortar shell was 53 kilogram in weight and 82 millimeter in diameter. The deceased soldiers are Manjur, Perveez Abu Sufian, Anwar Hossain and Mohammad Ali. About 247 members from Bangladesh […]

Prime minister is determined to build a new international airport near Dhaka

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina said, her government will build a new international airport near the capital with sate of the art technology. Few years ago a similar project was initiated but that was abandoned after mass protest from locals and environmental activists. They said, building an airport will destroy environment and ecosystem by as a […]

UK education fair from 13th February

UK education fair of the year 2014 will be inaugurated on 13th February next. State minister for educational affairs Nurul Islam Nahid is expected to inaugurate this two day long education fair at the grand ball room of Pan Pacific Sonargoan hotel of the capital. On 13th February this fair will be opened at 12:00 […]