Dhaka's air quality remains 'unhealthy'

Dhaka, March 27 -- Dhaka's air quality continues to be 'unhealthy', but the densely populated capital of Bangladesh is no longer the world's most polluted city. With an Air Quality Index (AQI) readin... Read More

Mongla Port buzzes with business amid development work

Dhaka, March 27 -- Once a sleepy seaport Mongla has turned into a busy hub of export and import business over the past 13 years thanks to a number of development projects taken by the government. Acc... Read More

China confirms all on board China Eastern plane died in crash

Dhaka, March 27 -- China confirmed late on Saturday that all 132 passengers and crew on a China Eastern Airlines plane that crashed this week had died. Flight MU5735 was travelling from the southwest... Read More

England beat Bangladesh, South Africa's thrilling victory over India benefits West Indies

Dhaka, March 27 -- England will face South Africa in the semi-finals of the Women's World Cup after an efficient defeat of Bangladesh in Wellington. The 100-run success at the Basin Reserve continued... Read More

Kazakhstan national killed in Rooppur Nuke plant site

Dhaka, March 27 -- A Kazakhstan national was killed and another injured at a house in Ishwardi Rooppur Residential Project Green city under Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant project in Pabna district Saturd... Read More

Discussion on 'Genocide Day 2022' held at NSU

Dhaka, March 27 -- North South University (NSU) organised a discussion on "Genocide Day 2022" on its campus in the city on Friday. On this day in every year, the nation remembers the innocent martyrs... Read More

Sadarghat launch catches fire

Dhaka, March 27 -- A fire has broken out on a launch on the Buriganga river in Dhaka's Sadarghat. The blaze started on board the 'MV Advance-9', which was near the launch terminal mosque, around 10:4... Read More

Dhaka-Toronto direct commercial flight launched experimentally

Dhaka, March 27 -- The much-awaited direct commercial flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines on Dhaka-Toronto route was launched on Saturday on an experimental basis, marking the Independence Day. State... Read More

West assails Russian 'barbarism' as Ukrainians shelter from bombardment

Dhaka, March 25 -- Western leaders piled on military and humanitarian aid for Ukraine on Thursday and denounced Moscow's invasion of its neighbour as "barbarism" as thousands in besieged cities shelte... Read More

Central Shariah Board's 42nd general meeting held

Dhaka, March 24 -- The 42nd general meeting of the Central Shariah Board for Islamic Banks of Bangladesh (CSBIB) was held at 5:00 pm on Tuesday, March 22, 2022 in the Jalsaghar Hallroom of Hotel Purba... Read More