Bangladeshi traffic congestion that never ends

Dhaka, March 30 -- The bustling city of Dhaka is emblematic of urban dynamism and cultural richness. However, its undeniable charm is often overshadowed by the chaotic and unmanageable traffic situat... Read More

Dhaka's air world's 3rd worst

Dhaka, March 30 -- Bangladesh capital Dhaka ranked third on the list of cities worldwide with the worst air quality Friday morning. Its air quality continued to be in the 'unhealthy' zone with an air... Read More

BD attaches high importance to its long-standing partnership with USA

Dhaka, March 29 -- US Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs, Donald Lu, has highly appreciated the contributions of the Bangladeshi Americans in building the f... Read More

Bangladesh orders safer anaesthesia alternatives

Dhaka, March 29 -- The health ministry has directed hospitals to use isoflurane or sevoflurane as anesthetics for patients undergoing surgery, replacing halothane. The Health Services Division issued... Read More

'Initiatives taken to make vulnerable island-char dwellers climate-re silient'

Dhaka, March 29 -- Environment, Forest and Climate Change Minister Saber Hossain Chowdhury on Wednesday said initiatives have been taken to increase the climate-change resilience of people living in c... Read More

BD speaker attends IPU concluding session

Dhaka, March 29 -- Speaker of the Jatiya Sangsad Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury, gave her speech in the concluding session of the 148th Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) on Wednesday at Geneva in Switzerla... Read More

Teacher Din Islam denied bail again

Dhaka, March 29 -- A Cumilla court on Thursday rejected the bail plea of Jagannath University teacher Din Islam, who was relieved from the post of assistant proctor by the university, in a case over t... Read More

Khaleda to stay out of jail for 6 months

Dhaka, March 29 -- The government has extended the term of a stay order on the prison sentence of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia, allowing her to remain out of jail for another six months. However, the ... Read More

Palestine envoy thanks PM Hasina for support

Dhaka, March 29 -- Ambassador of Palestine to Bangladesh Yousef SY Ramadan has thanked Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and the Bangladesh government for their support. Bangladesh national football team ... Read More

Dhaka's air 3rd most polluted

Dhaka, March 29 -- Dhaka has ranked third on the list of cities worldwide with the worst air quality with an AQI index of 169 at 8:55am on Thursday morning. Dhaka's air was classified as "unhealthy" ... Read More