Dryland degradation eats up 8pc domestic product in developing countries: UN

Dhaka, June 17 -- UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has said dryland degradation reduces national domestic product in developing countries by upto 8 percent annually. "We must urgently change suc... Read More

Shana clinches country's maiden bronze medal in World Archery Champs

Dhaka, June 16 -- Bangladesh's premier archer Mohammad Ruman Shana, who earlier qualified for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics as the first Bangladeshi archer, bagged the country's first-ever medal - a bronze ... Read More

BPL football matches resume Saturday

Dhaka, June 14 -- The 17th round of the 13-team Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) Football will resume Saturday after the Eid vacation and joint pre-qualification matches for the FIFA World Cup 2022 and... Read More

ZEE5 now available for Robi, Airtel customers

Dhaka, June 12 -- Bangladesh's leading digital service provider, Robi, on Wednesday announced its partnership with the largest global multilingual streaming service, ZEE5. Robi and Airtel customers w... Read More

Bangladesh, US to strengthen security ties

Dhaka, June 11 -- Bangladesh and the United States have agreed to work toward security and economic cooperation and enhancing people-to-people ties in support of a stable and prosperous Indo-Pacific r... Read More

BRTA opens control room to ease Eid journey

Dhaka, May 30 -- Bangladesh Road Transport Authority (BRTA) has opened a central control room at its headquarters in the capital's Tejgaon area to ensure hassle-free journey for Eid-ul-Fitr holidaymak... Read More

Election Results: Rahul Gandhi Concedes Defeat In Amethi, Congratulates Smriti Irani

Dhaka, May 23 -- Rahul Gandhi, president of the Congress party, congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi this evening for his spectacular re-election and asked him to "take care of the interests of ... Read More

Maintain discipline on roads during Eid: Quader asks transport workers

Dhaka, May 23 -- Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader on Thursday urged the transport owners and workers to maintain discipline on the roads while carrying holidaymakers to their destina... Read More

Mediterranean boat capsize: Identities of 39 Bangladeshis revealed

Dhaka, May 15 -- The Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Wednesday released the identities of 39 Bangladeshis who went missing after Friday's boat capsize in the Mediterranean Sea while attempting to reach... Read More

Mother, 2 children found dead in city

Dhaka, May 12 -- A woman and her two children were found dead at their Uttarkhan residence in the city on Sunday night. The identities of the deceased -- the woman, her daughter and son -- could not ... Read More