Journo Anwarul Haq dies

Bangladesh, March 23 -- Noted journalist M Anwarul Haq, former president of Dhaka Reporters Unity (DRU) and one of the founding members of Diplomatic Correspondents Association, Bangladesh (DCAB), pas... Read More

Striking teachers want to meet Prime Minister

Bangladesh, March 23 -- The teachers and employees under the non-monthly pay order (MPO) scheme have vowed to continue their protest until the prime minister's assurances to enlist them. Their demons... Read More

BNP expels 17 more leaders for contesting UZ polls

Bangladesh, March 23 -- BNP has expelled 17 more of its grassroots leaders for their move to contest the upcoming upazila (UZ) elections violating the party's decision. A BNP press release signed by ... Read More

Obaidul Quader out of danger, says doctor

Bangladesh, March 23 -- Road Transport Minister Obaidul Quader is doing well after his successful bypass surgery, doctors said Friday. "He's out of danger and will be shifted to a cabin in three to f... Read More

Oikyafront to form human chain in city on March 30

Bangladesh, March 23 -- Jatiya Oikyafront will form a human chain in the city on March 30 to push for its various demands, including the annulment of gas-tariff hike proposal. Leaders and activists o... Read More

BD calls for unity against terrorism at OIC meeting

Bangladesh, March 23 -- Bangladesh has urged everyone to stand against terrorism across all platforms to dispel Islamophobia and promote interfaith harmony in a comprehensive manner. Land Minister Sa... Read More

MP Mansur pays homage to Bangabandhu

Bangladesh, March 23 -- Sultan Mohammad Mansur, who took oath as an MP defying his party Gono Forum's decision, visited Tungipara and paid homage to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rah... Read More

Physically challenged DUCSU leader Chibol wants to work for common students

Bangladesh, March 23 -- Physically challenged Joshiah Sangma Chibol, popularly known as Chibol Sangma, was elected as member of the DUCSU emerging as the highest vote-receiving aspirant among the cand... Read More

$4.2b ADB assistance likely during 2020-22

Bangladesh, March 23 -- The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is expected to make available financial assistance with US$ 4.20 billion over a period of next three years for developing Bangladesh's infrastr... Read More

Small cap companies to get reg fee waiver

Bangladesh, March 23 -- The government is planning to waive registration fees for companies having an authorised capital of Tk 1.0 million or less. The move is aimed at easing the process of forming ... Read More