Amid the growing road fatalities, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday gave a number of directives to the authorities concerned to take necessary steps to reduce road accidents in the country.
Speakers in a budget reaction programme on Monday claimed that the proposed budget for the fiscal year 2018-19 is not favourable for equity and inclusive development.
State Minister for Health Zahid Maleque on Monday expressed gratitude to the Korean government for their tremendous support to establish post graduate nursing institute and its smooth operation.
It wants direct air connectivity
Philippines Ambassador to Bangladesh Vicente Vivencio T Bandillo on Monday said his country is keen to boost bilateral trade with Bangladesh mentioning that Bangladesh has made an amazing economic progressRead More...
A bill titled, ‘The Dowry Prohibition Bill, 2018’, was placed in Parliament on Monday incorporating a new provision of punishment for filing any false case.
A Women and Children Repression Prevention Tribunal on Monday sentenced a man to life term imprisonment in a case for raping a class-V girl in the district.
Four people were killed and eight others injured in separate incidents of lightning strike in Shyamnagar and Sadar upazilas of the district on Monday.
The fourth high-level follow-up meeting of the Sustainability Compact will begin shortly in Brussels at Albert Borschette Conference Centre.
Incessant rainfall, triggered by active monsoon, swamped many parts of the capital on Monday, causing immense sufferings to commuters.
United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ambassador to Bangladesh Saed Mohamed Al Mheiri on Monday said his country wants to increase its investment flow in Bangladesh to become one of its major ...
No load-shedding in the country now, he claims once again
The Power Division is going to set up a single-digit call centre by the next year so that consumers from across the country can lodge their complaints about the electricity ...
A closed-door hearing on Bangladesh’s submission on Rohingya issue was held at the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague on Wednesday but a decision in this regard ...
Bangladesh lauded for its robust growth
Deputy Foreign Minister of Thailand Virasakdi Futrakul has expressed keen interest to deepen economic and cultural bonds with Bangladesh and lauded its robust growth and development success stories.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday said her government will be able to upgrade Bangladesh’s rural lifestyle into urban one if the continuation of the government is maintained.
At least 37 people were killed and 108 others injured in road accidents in nine districts on Saturday.
A weeklong art exhibition on Rohingya refugees kicked off at Liberation War Museum on Wednesday with lighting the candles.
They ‘arrive on July 1’ on a two-day tour
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim are likely to be here on a two-day visit on July 1 mainly to see the Rohingya situation ...
He emphasises acquiring more skills, fluency in French language
UN Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations Jean-Pierre Lacroix on Sunday lauded Bangladesh’s strong engagement in ensuring peace around the world with its peacekeepers.
A Rohingya leader was hacked to death in front of the distribution center at Balukhali camp by so-called “opponent group” on Monday night.