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Mominul issues reminder

The pitch was flat at the BKSP but chief selector Minhajul Abedin still praised the efforts of Mominul Haque, who was unbeaten on 169 after the end of the opening day of the first-round match of the Bangladesh Cricket League (BCL) yesterday. The left-hander’s knock contained 18 fours and two sixes and put Islami Bank […]

But he was also a family man MEHEDI HASAN He was the quintessential elder son who always took responsibility For a political leader who spent almost his entire youth in incarceration, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman did not let his family slip into the background. Family was all for him. There was the strong presence of his […]

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A file photo shows finance minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith handing over an award to a vat payer in Dhaka. The National Board of Revenue has taken an initiative to relax selection criteria of the highest VATpayers award to honour more businesses with the award. — New Age photo The National Board of Revenue has […]

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Mohammad Al-Masum Molla and Partha Pratim Bhattacharjee With their main focus on the national election, archrivals Awami League and BNP will use the upcoming city corporation elections to gain ground. Sources in both the parties said they would employ their “full strength” in next month’s Dhaka North City Corporation mayoral race to make a good start early […]

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File photo of ousted Pakistani prime minister Nawaz Sharif  AFP The recently ousted Pakistan prime minister says Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman was “not a rebel, rather made into one” Drawing comparison between his current situation and what forced Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman to declare independence of Bangladesh; recently ousted Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif has said […]

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A young woman from Bhola has accused a doctor at the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University or BSMMU of raping her during treatment and threatening her with publishing the video of the incident on the internet.  Her father started a case at Shahbagh Police Station against Dr Riad Siddiky, a medical officer at the hospital’s […]

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