Dr Yunus receives Champion of Global Change Award

Dhaka, Dec. 14 -- Nobel laureate Prof Muhammad Yunus received the prestigious 'Champion of Global Change Award' in recognition of his enlightened leadership and innovation to enhance human dignity, eq... Read More

CIUholds OpenDay-Spring2022

Dhaka, Dec. 13 -- Chittagong Independent University held Open Day-Spring 2022 at its campus on Saturday. The event was inaugurated by Vice Chancellor Dr Mahfuzul Hoque Chowdhury. Deans, Advisors, facu... Read More

'Smart Fridge, Smart Maker' season-2 ends

Dhaka, Dec. 13 -- The authorities of Walton Refrigerator have awarded the top three video content creators among ten who participated in the final round of the second season of its video making contes... Read More

Saudi Arabia bans Tablighi Jamaat, calls it a 'gate of terrorism'

Dhaka, Dec. 12 -- Saudi Arabia has banned Tablighi Jamaat, an Islamic organisation, in the kingdom, describing the body as "one of the gates of terrorism." The country has directed the mosque preache... Read More

NBR chief unveils 'DCCI Tax Guide 2021-22'

Dhaka, Dec. 12 -- Dhaka Chamber of Commerce & Industry (DCCI) has published the 'Tax Guide 2021-22' at a programme on Sunday. National Board of Revenue (NBR) Chairman Abu Hena Md Rahmatul Muneem unve... Read More

Bangladesh plans to produce 100m kg tea this year

Dhaka, Dec. 12 -- A record tea yield of 14.5 million kg in October has emboldened officials in Bangladesh for the first time to eye an annual production of 100 million kg this year. Low prices at auc... Read More

Modi's Twitter account hacked

Dhaka, Dec. 12 -- The Twitter account of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi was briefly hacked, confirmed his office early on Sunday. "The Twitter handle of PM @narendramodi was very briefly comprom... Read More

EC postpones polls in Pabna as UP chairman candidate killed

Dhaka, Dec. 12 -- The Election Commission (EC) has postponed the election for the post of chairman at Bharara Union Parishad (UP) of Pabna Sadar Upazila following the death of a chairman candidate in ... Read More

Canada refuses entry to Murad Hasan

Dhaka, Dec. 11 -- Canada has denied entry to disgraced Bangladesh politician and lawmaker Murad Hasan, who was last week made to step down as the state minister for information and broadcasting over h... Read More

Nation to celebrate Digital Bangladesh Day Sunday

Dhaka, Dec. 11 -- The 5th 'Digital Bangladesh Day-2021' will be celebrated through various programmes in the country and Bangladesh missions abroad tomorrow (Sunday). With the theme 'Digital Banglade... Read More