Rahul Gandhi, mother Sonia to attend PM Narendra Modi's oath ceremony tomorrow

Bangladesh, May 29 -- Dhaka, May 29 (UNB): Congress president Rahul Gandhi and his mother Sonia Gandhi will attend Prime Minister Narendra Modi's oath ceremony tomorrow, sources have said. PM Modi's s... Read More

Chinese companies brace for tariff hike as trade talks begin

Beijing, May 10 -- Chinese exporters of all sorts of products, from power adapters and computers to vacuum cleaners, are anxiously hoping trade talks in Washington this week will yield a deal that mig... Read More

Tipu Munshi calls for paradigm shift in Ramadan economics

Dhaka, May 7 -- Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi on Monday urged tradesmen to lower prices of essential items during the holy month of Ramadan, in effect asking them to overturn fundamentals of supply an... Read More

2 hurt in C'nawabganj bomb explosion

Bangladesh, April 27 -- Chapainawabganj, Apr 27 (UNB) - Two people were injured as an abandoned bomb exploded in a jute field in Babupur area in Shibganj upazila on Saturday morning. The injured are-... Read More

2nd BRF begins in Beijing Thursday with heads of state, govt from 37 countries

Dhaka, April 24 -- The three-day second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation (BRF) begins in Beijing on Thursday. Industries Minister Nurul Majid Mahmud Humayun left here for Beijing on ... Read More

GP urges BTRC to withdraw 'illegal' audit demand

Dhaka, April 17 -- Grameenphone Ltd on Tuesday in a letter to the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) labelled the regulator's recent audit demand of Tk 12,579.95 crore as "unfou... Read More

Singer Subir Nandi hospitalized

Dhaka, April 15 -- Popular singer Subir Nandi was admitted to the coronary care unit (CCU) of Combined Military Hospital (CMH) early Monday . Family sources said he was taken to CMH around 11 pm on S... Read More

Jail unto death: SC appoints 4 amici curiae for expert opinions

Dhaka, April 11 -- The Supreme Court has appointed four senior lawyers as amici curiae to take their expert opinions on whether life imprisonment means jail until death. The four amici curiae are Bar... Read More

Investcorp keen to invest in Bangladesh

Dhaka, April 10 -- Investcorp, a global manager of alternative investment products for private and institutional clients, wants to invest in Bangladesh's several sectors, particularly technology, cons... Read More