1st janaza of Syed Ashraf to be held at Jatiya Sangsad’s south plaza today

The first namaz-e-janaza of Awami League (AL) leader Syed Ashraful Islam, will be held on the Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban’s south plaza at 10.30am today. A guard of honour will be

Maritime ports asked to hoist signal number 2

The maritime ports of Chattogram, Cox's Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to hoist local cautionary signal No 2.

1 killed in Meghna launch collision

A launch passenger was killed.

2 killed in Netrokona

Two auto-rickshaw passengers were killed in a road accident in Lakxmiganj area of Netrokona district early Sunday.

Japan sushi tycoon pays record tuna price

A Japanese sushi boss has paid a record $3.1m (£2.5m) for a giant tuna at the first new year's auction in Tokyo's new fish market.

Awami League leader among 2 held for torturing youth in Jhenidah

Police on early Saturday arrested two people including a local Awami League Leader for torturing a young man by hanging him with a tree at Sreepur village in Harinakundo upazila