Bangladesh, Georgia keen to boost trade, investment ties

Dhaka, June 23 -- Bangladesh and Georgia on Sunday discussed the promotion of trade and investment between the two countries and ways to further strengthen the existing relations by expanding areas of... Read More

17 Bangladeshis return home from Tunisia

Dhaka, June 21 -- Seventeen Bangladeshis, among the 64 stranded for three weeks in the Mediterranean, returned home on Friday from Tunisia under special arrangements. Shariful Hasan, programme head o... Read More

Side of the moon you can't see 'is not dark, it's just far'

Washington, June 21 -- Despite the name of Pink Floyd's best-selling album, the side of the moon you can't see isn't always dark. But it is far. So scientists call the area where a Chinese spacecraft... Read More

Bangladesh fastest-growing economy in Asia-Pacific: ADB

Dhaka, June 19 -- Bangladesh has achieved the fastest growth in the Asia-Pacific economies comprised of 45 countries, according to the Asian Development Bank (ADB). In the outgoing fiscal year of 201... Read More

Tk 20-cr special allocation for football

Dhaka, June 13 -- An amount of Tk 1,488 crore has been proposed for the Youth and Sports Ministry, including a Tk 20 crore special allocation for Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF) for the developme... Read More

19 districts get new DCs as field-level admin undergoes reshuffle

Dhaka, June 11 -- In a major reshuffle at the field-level administration, the government has appointed new deputy commissioners (DCs) to 19 districts. The Public Administration Ministry issued a gaze... Read More

Unicef lauds Bangladesh's achievements in child education

Dhaka, June 11 -- New Unicef Country Representative Tomoo Hozumi on Tuesday lauded Bangladesh's 'remarkable' achievements in the field of child education and health. He also assured that Unicef will ... Read More

Nuke plant graft: Green City project director withdrawn

Pabna, May 22 -- Project Director of the Green City Housing project of Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant Masudur Rahman has been withdrawn following the allegations of irregularities in procuring furniture ... Read More

Quader to be discharged from Mount Elizabeth Hospital today

Dhaka, April 5 -- Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader will be discharged from the Mount Elizabeth Hospital in Singapore this (Friday) afternoon. He is scheduled to be discharged after ... Read More