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7 named for 'Shilpakala Award 2016'

DHAKA, July 18, 2017 (BSS) - Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy today announced the names of seven persons for the 'Shilpakal Award 2016' in seven categories.

Those get...More...

Housewife to serve life term for torturing minor housemaid

DHAKA, July 18, 2017 (BSS) - A Dhaka court today sentenced a housewife to life imprisonment for torturing inhumanly a 11-year-old housemaid and dumping her unconscious...More...

Fish production increased by one lakh tonnes annually, say experts

RANGPUR, July 18, 2017 (BSS) - Fisheries experts at a press conference here have said fish production has increased by one lakh tonnes annually in Bangladesh pushing th...More...

44pc progress made in Padma Bridge construction

DHAKA, July 18, 2017 (BSS) - Construction work of the Padma Multipurpose Bridge is going on in full swing with the completion of 44.0 percent work of the much-awaited m...More...

DB arrests 12 robbers from Jatrabari

DHAKA, July 18, 2017 (BSS) - Detective Branch (DB) of police arrested 12 members of an inter-district robber gang from south Jatrabari area in the capital and recovered...More...

Signal 3 for maritime ports as depression forms over Bay

DHAKA, July 18, 2017 (BSS) - Maritime ports of Chittagong, Cox's Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to hoist local cautionary signal number three as depression ...More...