Light rain likely in five divisions

Dhaka, Nov. 14 -- Bangladesh Metrological Department (BMD) forecast light rain in different parts of the country commencing at 9:00am on Sunday. According to the regular bulletin of Met office, "Ligh... Read More

Bangladeshi RMG factories one of the safest in Asia, says German author

Dhaka, Nov. 13 -- Bangladeshi garment factories are one of the safest workplace destinations in Asia, if not the world, after the remediation upon the recommendations by Accord and Alliance, said a Ge... Read More

Shan receives Shikdar Printing Award

Dhaka, Nov. 13 -- Child star Adib Ahmed Shan has received Shikdar Printing Award in recognition of his progress and achievement at an early age, according to a statement. Mohammad Moksedur Rahman, ch... Read More

DU 'Cha' unit admission test results on Sunday

Dhaka, Nov. 13 -- The results of Dhaka University's (DU) 'Cha' unit admission test under the Fine Arts Faculty for the 2020-21 academic session will be published on Sunday. Vice-Chancellor of the uni... Read More

Global Covid cases near 252m

Dhaka, Nov. 12 -- The total Covid case count mounted to 251,885,689 while the death toll from the virus reached 5,079,013, as of Friday morning. The US has recorded 46,847,655 cases to date and more ... Read More

Four found dead in separate incidents in city

Dhaka, Nov. 12 -- Four people, including a construction worker, were found dead in separate incidents in the capital on Thursday. Deceased Shakil, 28, a construction worker, died falling from an unde... Read More

Kurigram road crash leaves four dead

Dhaka, Nov. 12 -- Four people, including three members of a family, were killed and another injured in a head-on collision between a Dhaka-bound bus and an auto-rickshaw in the Nageshwari area of Kuri... Read More

US journalist Fenster jailed for 11 years in Myanmar

Dhaka, Nov. 12 -- A court in military-ruled Myanmar on Friday jailed American journalist Danny Fenster for 11 years, his lawyer and his employer said. Fenster, 37, managing editor of online magazine ... Read More

Air quality of Dhaka still 'unhealthy'

Dhaka, Nov. 11 -- Dhaka's air quality is still 'unhealthy', but that's good news for the residents of the metropolis. In fact, the densely populated capital of Bangladesh has slipped to the fourth po... Read More

Patients suffer as lone digital X-Ray machine at Kushtia Hospital out of service

Dhaka, Nov. 11 -- Covered with a cloth the lone digital X-ray machine at Kushtia General Hospital has been out of service for past the two and a half years amid allegations that the company which inst... Read More