Awami League dismisses 'fake news' about date change for Oct 28 rally

Dhaka, Oct. 27 -- The Awami League has rebuffed reports circulating on social media about a change of date for its upcoming rally at Dhaka's Baitul Mukarram National Mosque scheduled for Saturday. Sa... Read More

Hasina returns home after attending Global Gateway Forum

Dhaka, Oct. 27 -- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has returned home after attending the European Union's Global Gateway Forum in Belgium's capital Brussels. A Biman Bangladesh Airlines flight carrying H... Read More

Elections will be stopped across the country if not done properly: CEC

Dhaka, Oct. 26 -- Chief Election Commissioner Kazi Habibul Awal has warned that voting will be stopped nationwide if the 12th parliamentary election is not held in a free and fair manner. During a di... Read More

Bijoya Dashami: Hindus bid farewell to goddess Durga with laughter and tears

Dhaka, Oct. 24 -- Temples and puja venues across Bangladesh, filled with fun and merriment due to the ongoing Durga Puja, now see an air of melancholy descend as the puja ends with Dashami. With laug... Read More

Bijoya Dashami: Hindus bid farewell to goddess Durga with immersion

Dhaka, Oct. 24 -- Sharadia Durga Puja has come to an end with the immersion of the idol after a ceremonious 10-day celebration of the biggest religious festival of Bengali Hindus. In Dhaka, the immer... Read More

Ctg port stops moving cargo as Cyclone Hamoon approaches

Dhaka, Oct. 24 -- The Chittagong Port Authority has called a halt to the loading and unloading of cargo at the seaport after it was instructed to raise danger signal No. 7 as Cyclone Hamoon approaches... Read More

Ports raise cautionary signal 3 as deep depression forms over Bay

Dhaka, Oct. 23 -- The Bangladesh Meteorological Department has advised the maritime ports of Chattogram, Cox's Bazar, Mongla and Payra to hoist local cautionary signal No. 3 as the depression over the... Read More

Digital lottery to determine admission in govt secondary schools

Dhaka, Oct. 23 -- The Ministry of Education published the admission policy for government secondary schools for the 2024 academic year on Sunday, saying students will be admitted through a digital lot... Read More

Bangladesh allows 8 companies, including Nagad and Kori, to launch digital banking

Dhaka, Oct. 22 -- Bangladesh Bank has given initial approval to eight companies to launch next-generation virtual banking services. Two of them, mobile money company Nagad and ACI-owned Kori Digital ... Read More

The Awami League has always stood by the Hindu community, says PM Hasina

Dhaka, Oct. 22 -- The Awami League has stood beside Bangladesh's Hindu community and has continued to support them, says Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. The prime minister went to the Dhakeshwari Natio... Read More