Bangladesh public works and housing minister vows to take action on the owners of the building.
Fire disasters regularly hit Bangladesh's major cities where safety standards are notoriously lax.
Media reports said at least six people had been seen leaping from flaming windows.
Many buildings in Bangladesh lack adequate fire safety measures and the enforcement of fire regulations in factories and apartment buildings is lax.
Kejadian berlaku kira-kira pukul 11 malam, Rabu, dipercayai akibat letupan silinder gas.
West Indies have won the toss at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium and batted first on a slow pitch.
The man will be charged under the country's customs act.
Pemangku pengerusi Parti Nasionalis Bangladesh , Tarique Rahman disabitkan kesalahan merancang membunuh Perdana Menteri Sheikh Hasina sewaktu beliau menjadi anggota pembangkang.
Death sentences are common in Bangladesh with hundreds of people on death row. All executions are by hanging, a legacy of the British colonial era.
Dhaka and other cities were brought to a standstill for more than a week by tens of thousands of students demanding better safety measures after two teenagers were killed by a speeding bus.
Media outlets in India had reported that the preacher was to be flown to the country tonight.
The US-Bangla Airlines flight had been flying from Dhaka when it crashed in a football field near Tribhuvan International Airport.
He says however that it is difficult to prevent those who get drunk onboard or passengers who are mentally or emotionally unstable from boarding the plane.
Bangladesh police have handed over the 20-year-old man to his father who showed them proof of the mental illness.
Polis Bangladesh membebaskan lelaki berusia 20 tahun itu selepas bapanya menunjukkan bukti penyakit mental dihidapi anaknya.
Zafar Iqbal, a celebrated secular activist and bestselling science fiction writer, was rushed to a hospital after the attack.
Abdur Razzak picked up three wickets to hand Bangladesh the advantage against Sri Lanka.
The term is politically sensitive because many there refuse to see the Rohingya as a distinct ethnic group.
Golam Rabbani was among 12 suspected militants announced by IGP Fuzi Harun to have been deported earlier this year for alleged ties with international terrorist groups.
The Islamic Research Foundation, banned in several countries, is said to have converted Japanese citizens into its fold through monetary inducements and indoctrination.
Izzat meniru cara pembuatan teh ais dari Tongi, Bangladesh dengan cara tersendiri menjadikan minuman itu lebih pekat.
Human rights lawyer Adilur Rahman Khan says he had to pay US$100 for food while other foreign detainees who could not pay only had water to survive.
Immigration DG says this to representatives who conveyed requests for a halt to the crackdown on their nationals working illegally in Malaysia.
Suspek yang sering mengadakan pertemuan dengan rakan senegaranya di restoran miliknya di Bukit Bintang terlibat dalam penyeludupan senjata api, AK-47 ke Bangladesh.
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