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Dec 31 2009 75 get 45 days to defend

The BDR special court-4 yesterday fixed February 15 for framing charges against 75 alleged mutineers of 9 Rifle Battalion of Marishya zone in Rangamati. [Read more]


Dec 31 2009 Clock moves back one hour tonight

UNB, Dhaka
The clock will be set back by an hour to the GMT-based original position today (Thursday) night as the government decided to introduce variable timings for the summer and the rest of the year from 2010. An official announcement Wednesday said the clock will be pushed back to 10:59pm after it ticks 11:59pm to [...]


Dec 31 2009 31st night celebration: 15,000 law enforcers to contain revelers

Staff Reporter
At least 15,000 members of law enforcing agencies including Rapid Action Battalion (RAB), will be on alert in the city on the 31st night of December to rein in the New Year revellers.“Stern actions will be taken against the troublemakers whoever they are during celebrations of the 31st night,” Home Minister Sahara [...]


Dec 31 2009 Last case of 2007 unrest withdrawn

Staff Reporter
The Government withdrew the last case filed against seven students of Dhaka University during the caretaker government regime in connection with campus unrest. First Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Mohammad Ali Hossain yesterday passed the withdrawal order following a government petition.The case was filed against the students on charges of torching an army car at [...]


Dec 31 2009 নদীপথে বাংলাদেশ

বিশ্ব জলবায়ু পরিবর্তনের কী প্রভাব পড়ছে বাংলাদেশের ওপর- এ নিয়ে কতখানি সচেতন স্থানীয় মানুষ- নদীপথ ভ্রমণে তাই খতিয়ে দেখেছে বিবিসি বাংলা৻ [Read more]


Dec 31 2009 ঢাকা: অগ্রগতি কোন পথে?

আপনার শহর ঢাকার ভবিষ্যত নিয়ে আলোচনা: আপনার প্রশ্ন: অগ্রগতি কোন পথে৻ [Read more]


Dec 31 2009 Sarah Kabori MP Speaks to VOA Bangladesh

In this exclusive interview with VOA Bangla, during her brief visit to our studio she talks about her eagerness to work uplift the fate of people from her constituency. She also speaks about the film industry in Bangladesh. [Read more]


Dec 30 2009 DUTA election today

DU Correspondent
The election of Dhaka University Teachers` Association (DUTA) will be held today (Wednesday).Candidates from both group- White Panel belonging to the BNP-Jamaat and Blue Panel belonging to the Awami League- are now busy campaigning for the last moment. Prof Dalim Chandra Barman, the Election Commissioner, said some 1,548 teachers are expected to cast [...]


Dec 30 2009 Lentil becomes ‘precious’ as price rises: Per kg of the item sells at Tk 140

Talha Bin Habib
The lentil (masur), a common item in limited income people’s daily menu has become ‘precious’ as its price increased by 170 to 175 per cent per kg over the last five years.Sources said, local variety of this very essential item was sold at Tk 50 per kg and imported ones at Tk 48 [...]


Dec 30 2009 দেশে কোনো দ্বৈত শাসন নেই:ফখরুদ্দীন

বাংলাদেশে তত্বাবধায়ক সরকারের প্রধান উপদেষ্টা বলেছেন জরুরী অবস্থা তোলার সময় এখনও আসেনি এবং তিনি বলেছেন দেশে এখন কোনো দ্বৈত শাসন নেই৻ [Read more]