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  • Govt misusing power: Dr Kamal

    Gonoforum President Dr Kamal Hossain yesterday said the present government is misusing power.

  • Quader's mother passes away

    Begum Fazilatunnesa, mother of Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader, died at a Dhaka hospital last night. She was 92.

  • age of comics

    Comics for all ages

    There was a time when comic books were perceived as children's entertainment only. With the passage of time, the old notion has started changing.

  • Bring them on dev bandwagon

    Rights activists yesterday called upon the government to ensure dignity of women with disabilities by including them in the country's development process.

  • HC questions legality of appointment of JU VC

    The High Court yesterday questioned the legality of appointment of Prof Farzana Islam as vice chancellor of Jahangirnagar University

  •  Dhaka University

    DU recommends suspension of 6 BCL men, expulsion for one

    Dhaka University (DU) authorities recommend expulsion of one and suspension of six activists of the university unit Bangladesh Chhatra League.

  • ICT wants mental report on ex-BNP MP

    The International Crimes Tribunal-1 (ICT-1) directs the civil surgeon of Dhaka to submit a report on the mental condition of a former BNP lawmaker accused of crimes against humanity in 1971.

  • HC questions legality of JU VC appointment

    The High Court questions the legality of appointing Prof Farzana Islam as vice chancellor of Jahangirnagar University (JU).

  • BNP Chief Khaleda

    Khaleda’s bail extended till March 13

    A Dhaka special court today extended the bail of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia until March 13 in Zia Charitable Trust graft case.

  • Use clean cooking technologies

    To reduce air pollution inside homes, speakers at a seminar yesterday urged use of clean cooking technologies by replacing traditional clay cook stoves.