India's Zee Entertainment announces merger with Sony India

Dhaka, Sept. 22 -- India's media and entertainment giant Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd said on Wednesday its board has given in-principle approval for its merger with Sony Pictures Networks India ... Read More

US-Bangladesh cooperation, collective action to ensure mutual prosperity, says PM

Dhaka, Sept. 22 -- In the post-COVID-19 economic recovery, mutual cooperation and collective efforts are essential to attain shared prosperity, and Bangladesh will provide its wholehearted support to ... Read More

Momen hopeful of extraditing Bangabandhu killer Rashed Chowdhury

Dhaka, Sept. 22 -- Rashed Chowdhury, a convicted killer of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, will soon be extradited to Bangladesh through the proper legal process, according to Foreign Minister AK A... Read More

Eco-friendly vehicles

Dhaka, Sept. 22 -- In a country where automobile industry's performance has until now remained confined to assembling, not manufacture, of vehicles in collaboration with foreign companies, the prospec... Read More

Magnitude 6.0 earthquake hits Melbourne, tremors jolt southeast Australia

Dhaka, Sept. 22 -- A magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck near Melbourne on Wednesday, Geoscience Australia said, one of the country's biggest quakes on record, causing damage to buildings in the country's... Read More

229 more hospitalised with dengue, no fresh death reported

Dhaka, Sept. 22 -- Another 229 new dengue patients were hospitalised across the country in 24 hours till Wednesday morning. The number of fatalities from the mosquito-borne disease remained static at... Read More

WHO issues first air quality guidelines since 2005 to save millions of lives

Dhaka, Sept. 22 -- The World Health Organisation (WHO) on Wednesday issued its first air quality guidelines since 2005 aimed at reducing deaths from key pollutants that cause cardiovascular and respir... Read More

US to donate an additional 500m COVID-19 vaccine doses

Dhaka, Sept. 22 -- The United States plans to donate an additional 500 million COVID-19 vaccine doses made by Pfizer Inc and BioNTech SE to nations around the world, lifting the total the country is s... Read More

Writ petition filed for judicial inquiry into e-commerce scams

Dhaka, Sept. 22 -- A writ has been filed before the High Court (HC) seeking a judicial inquiry into the fraudulent business of e-commerce entities. Barrister Mohammad Humayun Kabir Pallab and Barrist... Read More

Nagad reactivates 18,000 accounts balance

Dhaka, Sept. 22 -- All Nagad accounts, automatically kept balance-on-hold for unusual transactions, were reactivated after multiple analysis and scrutiny on Wednesday except eight confirmed accounts i... Read More