366 more dengue cases reported

Dhaka, Nov. 28 -- 366 more people were hospitalised with dengue - a viral infection - in the 24 hours till Monday morning. Of them, 210 were admitted to the hospitals of Dhaka and 156 outside it, acc... Read More

Water transport workers call off strike over pay hike

Dhaka, Nov. 28 -- Water transport workers have called off a nationwide strike over a minimum wage of Tk 20,000 and several other demands. The announcement came after a meeting between State Minister ... Read More

Two more dengue patients die, new cases 462

Dhaka, Nov. 26 -- With two more deaths from dengue recorded in 24 hours till Saturday morning, the official death toll from the mosquito-borne disease rose to 244 this year. During this time, 462 mor... Read More

Japan stun Germany 2 goals in 8 minutes

Dhaka, Nov. 23 -- Goals from substitutes Ritsu Doan and Takuma Asano in the last 15 minutes gave Japan a stunning 2-1 upset over four-times champions Germany in their World Cup Group E opener on Wedne... Read More

Bangladesh arrests man tied to death-row militants' escape

Dhaka, Nov. 23 -- Police's counterterrorism unit has arrested a man with suspected ties to the daring escape of two death-row militants from a crowded court area in Dhaka. The 24-year-old suspect, Me... Read More

Dengue: Death toll rises to 237 as 3 more die

Dhaka, Nov. 22 -- With three more deaths from dengue recorded in 24 hours till Tuesday morning, the official death toll from the mosquito-borne disease rose to 237 this year. During this time, 515 mo... Read More

7-day Covid vaccination campaign from Dec 1 marking Victory Day

Dhaka, Nov. 22 -- The government will launch another special vaccination campaign against Covid-19, marking the country's Victory Day, said the Health Minister Zahid Maleque on Tuesday. The campaign ... Read More

World Cup launches with vibrant ceremony

Dhaka, Nov. 20 -- Qatar is on the brink of proving doubters wrong about the suspicions around holding the football World Cup in a desert. The Middle Eastern organisers have unveiled eight stadiums acr... Read More

World Toilet Day-2022 : Let's flush away all the ill habits!

Dhaka, Nov. 20 -- On the occasion of World Toilet Day 2022, an awareness and social campaign program was organised with the participation of people from all walks of life by Harpoon Liquid Toilet Clea... Read More

Nora Fatehi arrives in Dhaka

Dhaka, Nov. 18 -- Bollywood actress Nora Fatehi has arrived in Bangladesh, ending months of speculation on whether she will be allowed to perform at an event in the capital. The Canadian-born celebri... Read More