Russia accuses Ukraine of killing 14 in 'deliberate' strike on hospital

Dhaka, Jan. 29 -- Russia accused the Ukrainian military of deliberately striking a hospital in a Russian-held area of eastern Ukraine on Saturday in what it said was a war crime that killed 14 people ... Read More

IDLC Asset Management Shariah Fund holds 12th Sharia Supervisory Board meeting

Dhaka, Jan. 29 -- The IDLC Asset Management Shariah Fund, managed by IDLC Asset Management Limited, held its 12th Shariah Supervisory Board Meeting on January 28th, 2023. The board reviewed the secon... Read More

Japan, Netherlands to join US in China chip controls

Dhaka, Jan. 27 -- Japan and the Netherlands will join the United States in implementing export controls on semiconductor manufacturing equipment to China soon, Bloomberg News reported on Friday, Reute... Read More

Pakistani rupee's fall slows as hopes rise for IMF money

Dhaka, Jan. 27 -- The Pakistani rupee showed signs of steadying on Friday after steep decline over the previous two days, with hopes raised by an International Monetary Fund team visiting Islamabad in... Read More

Asian equities hit 9-month high as recession fears wane

Dhaka, Jan. 27 -- Asian stocks rose on Friday and were poised for their fifth straight week of gains after data highlighted a resilient US economy, boosting investor sentiment ahead of next week's sla... Read More

US wants World Trade Organization dispute system fixed by 2024

Dhaka, Jan. 27 -- The United States is entering a third phase of talks with countries to reform the World Trade Organization's (WTO) hobbled trade dispute arbitration system and aims for it to be "ful... Read More

For Chinese Lunar New Year tourists, retailers roll out rabbit dances, red lanterns

Dhaka, Jan. 20 -- As Chinese shoppers trickle back to tourist hotspots for Lunar New Year holidays, malls from Macau to Bangkok aim to lure them into stores with red lantern displays, special dances t... Read More

As 'skyglow' grows, study documents glaring global light pollution

Dhaka, Jan. 20 -- Light pollution caused by the incessant nighttime glow of electric lights appears to be intensifying, according to research using observations from tens of thousands of people at var... Read More

'I became a big victim of medical crime,' says Taslima Nasreen after surgery in India

Dhaka, Jan. 20 -- Writer Taslima Nasreen has accused a hospital in India of committing a "medical crime" by providing the wrong treatment to her after she reportedly broke a bone in her leg, bdnews24.... Read More

China says COVID has peaked as holiday rush gets into full swing

Dhaka, Jan. 20 -- China said the worst was over in its battle against COVID-19 ahead of what is expected to be one of the busiest days of travel in years on Friday, a mass movement of people that has ... Read More