ICC Bangladesh Banking Commission meeting discussed about future programmes

Dhaka, Nov. 22 -- A meeting of the ICC Bangladesh Banking Commission was held at ICC Bangladesh Secretariat on November 20. The meeting, presided over by Banking Commission Chairman Muhammad A. (Rume... Read More

India reports 294 new COVID-19 cases

Dhaka, Nov. 22 -- India reported 294 new COVID-19 cases, official data showed on Tuesday. The daily caseload was down from 406 cases the previous day, according to the federal health ministry data. ... Read More

Unidentified man found dead in Dinajpur

Dhaka, Nov. 22 -- Police recovered the body of a 55-year old man from a paddy field in Sheikhpura area of Dinajpur Sadar upazila Tuesday morning. The identity of the deceased could not be ascertained... Read More

EC starts verifying applications for registration of new political parties

Dhaka, Nov. 22 -- The Election Commission (EC) has started going through the applications of new political parties that are seeking registration. Currently, 39 political parties are registered with t... Read More

80 gold bars seized from Jashore border

Dhaka, Nov. 20 -- Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) seized 80 gold bars weighing 9.28 kg from Kashipur-Shahzadpur border in Chougachha upazila of Jashore. Tipped off, a team of BGB conducted a drive near... Read More

Al Qaeda urges Muslims to shun World Cup, stops short of threats

Dhaka, Nov. 20 -- Al Qaeda's regional branch urged Muslims around the world to shun the soccer World Cup in Qatar, though it stopped short of threatening attacks or promoting violence in connection wi... Read More

Climate compensation fund approved, other issues up in air

Dhaka, Nov. 20 -- Negotiators early Sunday approved a historic deal that would create a fund for compensating poor nations that are victims of extreme weather worsened by rich countries' carbon pollut... Read More

FIFA World Cup 2022 opening ceremony begins

Dhaka, Nov. 20 -- FIFA World Cup 2022 opening ceremony is underway is shades of blue and Qatari cultural familiarisation with esteemed actor Morgan Freeman speaking in the background before appearing ... Read More

ABB chairman dismisses liquidity crisis rumours again

Dhaka, Nov. 20 -- The Association of Bankers, Bangladesh (ABB) has ruled out rumours about a liquidity crisis in the banking system of Bangladesh. "It is most disappointing to see different posts on ... Read More

Import of fuel oil from India through pipeline likely from next year, says PM

Dhaka, Nov. 20 -- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday hoped that the import of fuel oil from India through pipeline will be started from next year. "Bangladesh wanted to import oil from India thro... Read More