Stocks open week on slow trend

Dhaka, Nov. 14 -- Stocks witnessed a slow trend on Sunday, the opening day of the week, as investors were active on both sides of the trading fence amid the ongoing quarterly earnings disclosures. Fo... Read More

SSC, equivalent exams begin as Covid situation improves

Dhaka, Nov. 14 -- The much-awaited Secondary School Certificate (SSC) and its equivalent examinations have begun today (Sunday), maintaining health protocols. Some 22,27,113 students are taking part ... Read More

Hackers compromise FBI email system, send thousands of messages

Dhaka, Nov. 14 -- Hackers compromised a Federal Bureau of Investigation email system on Saturday and sent tens of thousands of messages warning of a possible cyberattack, according to the agency and s... Read More

Global Covid cases near 253m amid vaccination

Dhaka, Nov. 14 -- The overall global number of Covid-19 cases is fast approaching 253 million amid the race to vaccinate people against the infectious disease. According to Johns Hopkins University (... Read More

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