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India-made eye drop linked to infections, death: US FDA

Dhaka, Feb. 4 -- The US Food and Drug Administration has warned against using an India-made eye drop that has been linked to the outbreak of a drug-resistant bacteria leading to adverse events in at l... Read More


China to further ease travel between mainland and Hong Kong, Macao

Dhaka, Feb. 4 -- China will continue to lift restrictions on travel between the Chinese mainland and Hong Kong and Macao special administrative regions (SARs), China's State Council Hong Kong and Maca... Read More


Md Habibur Rahman joins Standard Bank Limited as managing director and CEO

Dhaka, Feb. 4 -- Md Habibur Rahman recently joined Standard Bank Limited as its managing director and CEO. Before assuming new responsibilities, he served Union Bank Limited and Southeast Bank Limit... Read More


Woman stabbed dead over land dispute in Dinajpur

Dhaka, Feb. 4 -- A woman was stabbed to death allegedly by her rivals in Ghoraghat upazila of Dinajpur district over land dispute on Saturday morning. The deceased was identified as Amena Begum, wife... Read More


585 killed in road accidents in 1st month of 2023: Jatri Kalyan Samity

Dhaka, Feb. 4 -- Road crashes claimed 585 lives across the country in January, said a report of Bangladesh Jatri Kalyan Samity. Forty-six people killed in 44 railway accidents while 11 killed and one... Read More


Bangladesh flags risk of Nipah virus in 32 districts

Dhaka, Feb. 4 -- Health authorities have marked 32 districts in Bangladesh as being at risk of the Nipah virus infection and directed physicians to take adequate precautionary measures while attending... Read More


CU fine arts students asked to leave campus due to 'renovation work'

Dhaka, Feb. 3 -- The fine arts department students of Chattogram University were asked to leave their hall and the campus by 10pm Thursday due to "renovation work" on the campus, the authorities said.... Read More


Broiler chicken, egg prices go up again

Dhaka, Feb. 3 -- Farm chicken and egg have become pricier again augmenting owes of the limited income people further. Broiler chicken price shot up to Tk 180-190 a kg on Friday marking a Tk 20-25 hik... Read More


UN: Revive, restore wetlands, home to 40pc of all biodiversity

Dhaka, Feb. 3 -- Although coastal and freshwater wetlands - such as swamps, mangroves and marshes - contain 40 per cent of all plant and animal species, many are polluted or degraded due to climate ch... Read More


Two construction workers beaten to death on suspicion of theft in Rajshahi

Dhaka, Feb. 3 -- Two construction workers have died after they were brutally beaten over the alleged theft of Tk 1 million in Rajshahi. Police have arrested four people in connection with the incident... Read More