BGB gives guard of honour to Bhutanese King

Dhaka, March 29 -- Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) today gave a state guard of honour to Bhutanese King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck at Sonahat land port in Kurigram. As part of the King state visit ... Read More

'BNP-Jamaat is curse for the nation'

Dhaka, March 29 -- Awami League Joint General Secretary AFM Bahauddin Nasim, MP, on Thursday said BNP-Jamaat is a curse for the nation as they (BNP-Jamaat) always think about their own interests. "Ev... Read More

Evaly's Rassel, Shamima trial begins

Dhaka, March 29 -- A Dhaka court ordered the filing of charges against Mohammad Rassel, the former CEO of the e-commerce company Evaly, and chairman Shamima Nasrin, in a case of cheque fraud. Dhaka's... Read More

Dhaka air quality 2nd worst

Dhaka, March 28 -- Dhaka ranked second on the list of cities worldwide with the worst air quality, with an AQI score of 213 at 9:48am on Wednesday. Dhaka's air was very unhealthy, posing serious heal... Read More

UN General Assembly president lauds Bangladesh's resilience

Dhaka, March 28 -- The President of the UN General Assembly, Ambassador Dennis Francis, has said that Bangladesh's story is one of extraordinary strength, perseverance, and determination in the most t... Read More

Dhaka air quality third worst

Dhaka, March 26 -- Dhaka ranked third on the list of cities worldwide with the worst air quality with an AQI index of 181 at 9:05am on Monday. Dhaka's air was unhealthy, according to the Air Quality ... Read More

Metro Rail service hours to be extended from Wednesday

Dhaka, March 26 -- In a move to cater to the increasing demand for late-night transportation, Dhaka Mass Transit Company Limited (DMTCL) has announced the extension of metro rail service hours beyond ... Read More

Freshwater crisis next challenge for Bangladesh

Dhaka, March 26 -- "Global temperatures are rising and so are sea levels. Biodiversity and agricultural land are being damaged by salinity, and freshwater sources are shrinking in Bangladesh). One o... Read More

Chinese ambassador meets Saima Wazed

Dhaka, March 26 -- Chinese Ambassador to Bangladesh Yao Wen on Sunday met WHO Regional Director for South-East Asia Saima Wazed. The two sides had an in-depth exchange on strengthening bilateral and ... Read More

DU opens centre for China studies

Dhaka, March 26 -- Wen, the Chinese ambassador to Bangladesh: Prof Dr ASM Yao Maksud Kamal, vice chancellor of the University of Dhaka; Chen Dongxiao, president of the Shanghai Institutes for Internat... Read More