Bangladesh mission in Toronto holds business forum

Dhaka, Sept. 4 -- The Consulate General of Bangladesh, in collaboration with Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC), organised 'Bangladesh-Canada Business Forum-2019' in Toronto for the first time on Tuesd... Read More

BNP to sell nomination forms for Rangpur-3 by-polls Thursday

Dhaka, Sept. 3 -- BNP will sell nomination forms on Thursday among party men willing to contest the upcoming by-election to Rangpur-3 constituency with its ticket. BNP Senior Joint Secretary General ... Read More

Saudi-led airstrikes kill at least 100 in rebel-run prison

Yemen, Sept. 2 -- The Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen staged multiple airstrikes on a detention center operated by the Houthi rebels in the southwestern province of Dhamar, killing at least 100 ... Read More

Rifat murder: Minni's bail upheld by SC

Dhaka, Sept. 2 -- The Appellate Division on Monday upheld a High Court order that granted bail to Ayesha Siddika Minni in a case over the murder of her husband Rifat Sharif. The bench of Supreme Cour... Read More

DCs not keeping families with them to face action: Minister

Dhaka, Aug. 29 -- The government is going to take action against those deputy commissioners (DCs) whose spouses and children are not living with them at district headquarters, said LGRD Minister Md Ta... Read More

Mulan footage screened at D23 Expo

Bangladesh, Aug. 25 -- At the D23 Expo on Saturday, Walt Disney Studios president Sean Bailey and director Niki Caro unveiled footage from Mulan. The film is a live-action remake of the 1998 animated ... Read More

3 girls spared burden of child marriage; 14 arrested

Bogura, Aug. 25 -- Police in an anti-child marriage drive arrested fourteen people including a bridegroom, bride and 'Kazi' here on Saturday on allegations of arranging child marriage. Shibganj polic... Read More

Wartime govt member Muzaffar Ahmed dies

Dhaka, Aug. 23 -- Muzaffar Ahmed, who was part of the wartime Bangladesh government in exile and a close friend of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, died at a hospital in the capital on Friday night.... Read More

Govt to bring all Aug 21 perpetrators to justice: Mozammel

Dhaka, Aug. 21 -- Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Haque on Wednesday said the government will take swift action to bring the perpetrators of the August 21, 2004 grenade attack against an ... Read More

Nation observing Aug 21 grenade attack anniversary

Dhaka, Aug. 21 -- The country is observing the 15th anniversary of the August 21 grenade attack on an Awami League rally in the city with a heavy heart. Awami League and its associate bodies are mark... Read More