Temperature to rise until early Tuesday

The met office predicted on Sunday the nationwide temperature to rise until early Tuesday while parts of the country by now witnesses “mild heat wave”, reports BSS. “Temperature may rise gradually,” said the met office bulletin issued at 9.0 am in its outlook for the subsequent 72 hours. It noted that a mild heat wave was already sweeping over the regions of Rajshahi, Pabna, Jashore, Rangamati and Cox’s Bazar. It may continue and spread. The highest temperature on Saturday was...


BNP vice-chairman Barrister Aminul Haque passes away

BNP vice-chairman and former minister Barrister Aminul Haque died at United Hospital in the city on Sunday. He was 76. Aminul Haque, who had long been suffering from liver cancer and put on life support at United Hospital’s ICU on March 14, breathed his last at the hospital at 10:30am, BNP chairperson's media wing member...