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Peru elections could come later this year, president says

Dhaka, Jan. 28 -- Peruvian President Dina Boluarte said on Friday she was considering moving up general elections to later this year, as the Andean leader struggles to keep a hold on protests demandin... Read More


Intel's 'historic collapse' erases $8b from market value

Dhaka, Jan. 28 -- Intel saw about $8 billion wiped off its market value on Friday after the US chipmaker stumped Wall Street with dismal earnings projections, fanning fears around a slump in the perso... Read More


India's Adani kicks off record $2.45b share sale

Dhaka, Jan. 27 -- India's Adani Enterprises Ltd began a record $2.45 billion secondary share sale for retail investors on Friday, days after the Adani conglomerate - controlled by one of the world's r... Read More


Power surge crashes Pakistan grid, plunging millions into darkness

Dhaka, Jan. 27 -- Pakistan's generators produced more power than was required on Monday, causing voltage fluctuations that culminated in a system collapse that plunged 220 million people into darkness... Read More


Laudable universal pension scheme

Dhaka, Jan. 27 -- The passage of the Universal Pension Management Bill, 2023 by the Jatiya Sangsad (JS) on Tuesday last is indeed a remarkable achievement for the country. According to the parliament-... Read More


Fatal shooting at Azerbaijan Embassy in Iran raises tensions

Dhaka, Jan. 27 -- A gunman stormed the Azerbaijan Embassy in Iran's capital Friday, killing its security chief and wounding two guards in an attack that spiked long-simmering tensions between the two ... Read More


Tyre Nichols death: Memphis braces for protests when police body cam footage is released

Dhaka, Jan. 27 -- The city of Memphis is bracing for public outrage when it releases later on Friday body-camera video of a violent confrontation between a Black motorist and five police officers char... Read More


Bangladesh seeks LNG cargo for February delivery

Dhaka, Jan. 27 -- Bangladesh's state-owned Rupantarita Prakritik Gas Company Ltd (RPGCL) is seeking one liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargo for delivery between February 21-22, two industry sources said... Read More


DNCC partners with Detroit to exchange civic management idea

Dhaka, Jan. 27 -- A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was inked between Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) and Detroit city in the state of Michigan in USA to exchange knowledge and experience to bui... Read More


Trial yet to make significant progress in Kibria murder case after 18 years

Dhaka, Jan. 27 -- The 18th death anniversary of Shah AMS Kibria, a former finance minister and senior Awami League leader, was observed Friday. However, the trial of the murder case is yet to make si... Read More