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Call for collective actions to minimise migration, displacement due to climate change

Dhaka, Nov. 14 -- Collective actions are needed to minimise migration and displacement, including in Bangladesh, due to global climate change. Bangladesh, the International Organization for Migration... Read More


Agrani Bank loan scams: Three former officials asked to surrender

Dhaka, Nov. 14 -- The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court has asked three former officials of the Agrani Bank's Agrabad branch in Chattogram to surrender in a case filed in connection with loan em... Read More


Justice Gholam Rabbani passes away

Dhaka, Nov. 14 -- Justice Mohammad Gholam Rabbani, a retired judge of the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court, died on Monday at the age of 85. He breathed his last at a hospital in Dhaka at 12:4... Read More


HC rules over giving 10th grade to assistant primary teachers

Dhaka, Nov. 14 -- The High Court has issued a rule over giving the 10th grade of the national pay scale to the assistant teachers of government primary schools. In the rule, the court asked the conce... Read More


HC orders authorities to shut all illegal brick kilns in seven days

Dhaka, Nov. 13 -- The High Court on Sunday asked the concerned bodies of the government to take necessary steps to shut down all illegal brick kilns across the country and to stop using wood as fuel f... Read More


Healthcare Pharma launches Eli Lilly's new diabetes drug in Bangladesh

Dhaka, Nov. 12 -- Healthcare Pharmaceuticals Ltd, one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in Bangladesh, has launched Eli Lilly & Company's Humalog(R) 200 for diabetes treatment in Bangladesh. Hu... Read More


ADB announces mobilising $200m for water resilience programme in Asia, Pacific

Dhaka, Nov. 12 -- The Asian Development Bank (ADB) recently joined with partners at COP27 to announce the ambition to mobilise more than $200 million from 2021 until 2025 to create water and sanitatio... Read More


WB vice president to visit Bangladesh Saturday

Dhaka, Nov. 11 -- World Bank Vice President for the South Asia Region, Martin Raiser, accompanied by incoming Country Director for Bangladesh and Bhutan Abdoulaye Seck will arrive in Dhaka on Saturday... Read More


Stocks open higher after three-day slump

Dhaka, Nov. 10 -- Stocks opened higher on Thursday, after three-day fall, as the bargain showed their buying binge on sector-wise issues. The news that the International Monetary Fund (IMF) agreed to... Read More


Former employees file cases against Grameen Telecom for dues

Dhaka, Nov. 10 -- A total of eight fresh cases have been filed with the third Labour Court in Dhaka against Grameen Telecom, over a claim of getting five per cent of net profit of the company under th... Read More