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Education minister Nurul Islam Nahid said the government will tomorrow (Wednesday) decide whether to postpone SSC and equivalent examinations scheduled for Thursday. He said this at a press conference organised by the Ministry of Education in the city today (Tuesday). The minister requested the BNP-led 20-party alliance to postpone hartal till the examinations are finished, […]

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Khandker Mahbub Hossain The Supreme Court Bar Association president today strongly protested Law Minister Anisul Huq’s comment on a dissenting verdict by a Supreme Court judge in a war crimes case. The law minister’s remark about giving and writing judgment by a SC judge is similar to “serious contempt of court”, SCBA President Khandker Mahbub […]

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                    At least 10 children died in about 10 hours beginning Monday night through Tuesday morning at the children’s ward of the Osmani Medical College and Hospital in Sylhet. The parents brought gross negligence charges against the physicians responsible for treating their babies. Fakhrul Islam of […]

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The BNP-led 20-party alliance has extended its ongoing 72-hour nationwide hartal till 6am Friday. Joint Secretary General of BNP Salahuddin Ahmed made the announcement through a press release on Tuesday afternoon. The opposition combine called the 72-hour hartal that started from Sunday, despite nationwide SSC examinations in which about 1.5 million students are taking part. […]

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A court here on Tuesday placed BNP joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi on a five-day fresh remand in an arson case filed with Jatrabari police station. Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Aminul Haque passed the order when sub-inspector Mohammad Siddiqur Rahman of Detective Branch (DB) and also the investigation officer of the case produced him before […]

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The European Union ambassador in Dhaka has called for an end to the ongoing violence in which he said “innocent victims are targeted in the most barbaric manner”. “We cannot accept the unacceptable: these vile acts of violence must stop,” Pierre Mayaudon said after a visit to the burn institute, adjacent to Dhaka Medical College […]

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Prime Minister Najib Razak’s government has rejected any suggestion of interference in the case Malaysia’s highest court has rejected an appeal on Tuesday by opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim against a sodomy conviction, sending the politician who poses the greatest threat to the long-ruling coalition back to prison for five years. The UN Human Rights office […]

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