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Bangladesh won’t see killers reign again: PM

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Dhaka: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday expressed her firm optimism against the return of killers reign saying the people of Bangladesh would not let the nation plunged into their grasp ever in future.

“Reign of killers will never return to Bangladesh . . . the people will not allow them to grab the power again,” she told a National Mourning Day discussion organized by Awami League at Bangabandhu International Conference Centre (BICC).

The premier, however, simultaneously sought...
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Samakal editor Golam Sarwar laid to rest

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Dhaka: Eminent journalist and the daily Samakal editor Golam Sarwar was laid to rest at Mirpur Intellectuals' Graveyard in the city around 4:40pm on Thursday.

Daily Samakal publisher A.K. Azad, acting editor Mustafiz Shafi, executive director S.M. Shahab Uddin, Member of Parliament from Dhaka-14...
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Livestock farmers busy fattening cattle ahead of Eid

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UNB Report
Livestock farmers across the country are now busy fattening cattle as just one week is left for Eid-ul-Azha, the second largest festival of Muslims when over one crore cattle are sacrificed across the country by Muslims.
Although the use of steroids and harmful drugs for fattening...
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Road safety movement 99 held on violence, rumor charges

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Staff Reporter
Now that a protracted student movement for safety on Dhaka roads is long over, 99 people, mostly students, are spending time behind bar after law enforcers arrested them on charges of violence and spreading of rumous on social media platforms during the popular protest.
Police...
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606 fail to fly for performing hajj

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Staff Reporter
A total of 606 people could not fly to Saudi Arabia to perform Hajj this year for various reasons, including illness, death and negligence of hajj agencies, said Religious Affairs Minister Principal Motiur Rahman on Wednesday.
"The government has nothing to do in this regard, but...
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