Minor girl dies of dengue in Khulna, 788 new patients hospitalised

Dhaka, Sept. 5 -- A 5-year old girl died of dengue at Khulna Medical College Hospital on Thursday. The deceased was identified as Srabonti, daughter of Md Sohag of Bagherpara Upazila in Jeshore. Dr ... Read More

Women's T20 World Cup qualifier: Bangladesh's first game goes into reserve day

Dhaka, Aug. 31 -- Bangladesh's first game of ICC Women's T20 World Cup Qualifier against Papua New Guinea in Dundee, Scotland was hit by rain on Saturday, and will now be played on the reserve day set... Read More

Jamalpur DC to be made OSD: State Minister

Dhaka, Aug. 24 -- State Minister for Public Administration Farhad Hossain on Saturday said Deputy Commissioner (DC) of Jamalpur Ahmed Kabir will be made an officer on special duty (OSD) over the leaka... Read More

US Open Draw: Serena Williams to clash with Maria Sharapova in first round

New York, Aug. 23 -- Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova will finally meet in the U.S. Open, and they'll do it in their very first match. The past US Open champions, two of the biggest stars in women... Read More

Stand by Mirpur slum fire victims: Dr Kamal

Dhaka, Aug. 17 -- Gonoforum President Dr Kamal Hossain on Saturday urged the government and social organisations to come forward in aid of the victims of Friday's fire at a slum in the city's Mirpur-7... Read More

2pc incentive to push up remittance inflow to $20bn this FY: Minister

Dhaka, Aug. 7 -- Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal has expressed the hope that the remittance inflow will reach $20 billion in the current fiscal year from $16.42 billion in 2018-19FY following the 2... Read More

UN study finds businesses funding Myanmar army abuses

Bangkok, Aug. 5 -- A United Nations fact-finding mission called Monday for an embargo on arms sales to Myanmar and targeted sanctions against businesses with connections to the military after finding ... Read More

Dhaka Abahani to observe Sheikh Kamal's birth anniversary Monday

Dhaka, Aug. 4 -- Dhaka Abahani Limited will observe the 70th birth anniversary of Sheikh Kamal through a daylong programme on Monday at its premises in Dhanmondi here. Sheikh Kamal, the eldest son of... Read More

Govt more dangerous than dengue, says Gayeshwar

Dhaka, Aug. 3 -- BNP senior leader Gayeshwar Chandra Roy on Saturday alleged that the current government is more dangerous than dengue as it has involvement with many incidents of killing, enforced di... Read More

BYLC run advocates inclusive and equitable education

Dhaka, Aug. 2 -- Around 500 runners from diverse background came together on Friday in an event to draw attention to the necessity of physical activities and fitness in transforming education to be mo... Read More