5 Eid jamaats to be held at Baitul Mukarram

Dhaka, April 8 -- Five Eid jamaats (congregations) will be held at the Baitul Mukarram National Mosque here on the day of Eid-ul-Fitr, an Islamic Foundation press release said on Sunday. According to... Read More

Minister castigates BNP over anti-India campaign

Dhaka, April 7 -- Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Anisul Huq on Saturday shrugged off BNP's anti-India campaign, saying the party is facing existence crisis. ".when a political party ... Read More

BD reports 15 COVID cases

Dhaka, April 7 -- Bangladesh reported 15 COVID-19 cases in 24 hours till Saturday morning. With the new numbers, the country's total COVID-19 caseload rose to 2,049,626, according to the Directorate ... Read More

Another Airbus added to US-Bangla fleet

Dhaka, April 7 -- The second large 'Airbus 330-300' joined the US-Bangla fleet at Dhaka's Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (HSIA) on Saturday. The Airbus landed at the HSIA at 5:30 am from Guan... Read More

Mild to moderate heatwave sweeps parts of country

Dhaka, April 7 -- A mild to moderate heat wave is sweeping parts of the country and it may spread. "Mild to moderate heat wave is sweeping over Rajshahi division and the Bagerhat, Kushtia and Chuadan... Read More

Dhaka seeks collective actions for children with autism

Dhaka, April 7 -- Bangladesh has called on United Nations (UN) for collective actions to ensure rights, dignity, and well-being of the children with autism. "Let us work together to increase awarenes... Read More

Dhaka's air quality remains unhealthy amid heatwave

Dhaka, April 7 -- As heatwave continues to impact daily life, Dhaka's air quality has been again marked "unhealthy". With an air quality index (AQI) score of 153 at 9:09am on Saturday, Dhaka ranked s... Read More

Extramarital affair costs man his 'manhood'

Dhaka, April 6 -- The 35-year-old victim, a married man working as a readymade garment worker, went to a residential hotel with his lover in Paltan on Thursday night (April 4). A rickshaw puller brou... Read More

Jum'atul-Wida observed

Dhaka, April 6 -- The holy Jum'atul-Wida, the last Friday of the holy month of Ramadan, was observed across the country today with due solemnity and religious fervor. The biggest Jum'atul-Wida congre... Read More

EID EXODUS: Traffic slows to a crawl on Dhaka-Chittagong highway

Dhaka, April 6 -- Traffic movement was slow on a 13-kilometre stretch of the Dhaka-Chittagong highway in Gajaria of Munshiganj from Thursday night till around Friday noon with hundreds of thousands of... Read More