Global Covid death toll nearing 2 million

Bangladesh, Jan. 12 -- Believe it or not, the global death toll from Covid-19 is fast approaching 2 million. The global cases have already surged past 90.8 million, according to Johns Hopkins Universi... Read More

Judge halts 1st US execution of female inmate in 67 years

Bangladesh, Jan. 12 -- A judge has halted the U.S. government's first execution of a female inmate in nearly seven decades, saying a court must first determine whether the Kansas woman who killed an e... Read More

Facebook hustlers using fake Taposh ID busted in Rangpur, Gazipur

Bangladesh, Jan. 12 -- Detective Branch (DB) of Dhaka Metropolitan Police arrested two people for swindling people using a fake Facebook ID in the name of DSCC Mayor Barrister Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh... Read More

Saifuddin eager to show his best against WI

Bangladesh, Jan. 12 -- Bangladesh allrounder Mohammad Saifuddin said that he is keen to show his best effort in the forthcoming series against West Indies which is all set to begin from January 20 wit... Read More

Board constituted to hold BGMEA Election

Bangladesh, Jan. 12 -- The Board of Directors of BGMEA has constituted an Election Board for holding the BGMEA Election 2021-2023 scheduled for April 4. Published by HT Digital Content Services with ... Read More

All members of West Indies test negative for Covid-19

Bangladesh, Jan. 12 -- All the members of the West Indies cricket team have been tested negative in their first Covid-19 test in Bangladesh. Published by HT Digital Content Services with permission f... Read More

Security of all Bangabandhu sculptures, murals ensured, police submits report to HC

Bangladesh, Jan. 12 -- The Police Headquarters on Tuesday submitted a report to the High Court (HC) stating that proper measures have been taken to ensure safety of all sculptures and murals of Bangab... Read More

5 'drug dealers' held with Yaba pills in city

Bangladesh, Jan. 12 -- Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) have arrested five alleged drug dealers and seized 31,860 yaba pills from the city's Uttara and Sutrapur areas. Published by HT Digital Content ... Read More

BERC to start public hearing Thursday to re-fix LPG price at consumer level

Bangladesh, Jan. 12 -- Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission (BERC) will hold a public hearing on Thursday to re-fix the price of liquified petroleum gas (LPG) at the consumer level. Published by H... Read More

BNP questions ACC's 'silence' over graft allegations against Taposh, Khokon

Bangladesh, Jan. 12 -- BNP on Tuesday questioned the 'silent' role of the Anti-Corruption Commission in taking action against Dhaka South City Corporation's (DSCC's) current and former mayors as they ... Read More