May 19 2018 Robbers in guise of cops

A gang of 10 to 12 armed robbers disguised as police intercepted a boat and proceeded to loot the passengers of their cash, three cell phones and other goods. [Read More]

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Source: The Daily Star

 

May 19 2018 Why the growing unemployment rate should worry us

When I approached a car insurance company to discuss ways to reduce my insurance cost, the manager advised me to take a study course on defensive driving, [Read More]

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Source: The Daily Star

 

May 19 2018 Leave no-man’s land

Myanmar Border Guard Police (BGP) yesterday asked Rohingyas living on no man’s land along the Tombru border in Bandarban to leave the area. [Read More]

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Source: The Daily Star

 

May 19 2018 Tripura Girls: Key accused confesses to the killing

The key accused in the killing of two Tripura girls, Abul Hossen, confessed to the murder after he was arrested early yesterday in Sitakunda upazila. [Read More]

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Source: The Daily Star

 

May 19 2018 Issue of tax, excesses

Traders from the capital’s Bashundhara City confined a group of customs officials for more than two hours after the officials seized cell phones being sold at the mall by “dodging duties”. [Read More]

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Source: The Daily Star

 

May 19 2018 Absence implies their lack of political will

Although the country witnessed a significant urban growth in the last few decades, there was an absence of proper transport planning and institutions in the urban transport sector, causing indiscipline and mismanagement there, experts and activists said yesterday. [Read More]

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Source: The Daily Star

 

May 19 2018 Four killed in two ‘gunfights’

Three alleged drug traders were killed in a “shootout” with law enforcers in Jessore early yesterday. [Read More]

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Source: The Daily Star

 

May 19 2018 Interest rates rattle people

Kaniz Fatima Binte Alam, a doctor, took Tk 48.50 lakh home loan at 8.5 percent interest in October last year from a lender with expertise in financing homes. [Read More]

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Source: The Daily Star

 

May 19 2018 Harry, Meghan tie the knot

Prince Harry and his bride Meghan married yesterday in a dazzling ceremony that blended ancient English ritual with African American culture, watched up close by royals and celebrities and from afar by a global TV audience of millions. [Read More]

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Source: The Daily Star

 

May 19 2018 Transport workers turn rowdy in Sitakunda

A weigh station along Dhaka-Chittagong highway was vandalised and the highway blocked for hours yesterday allegedly by transport workers yesterday. [Read More]

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Source: The Daily Star

 
 
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