Advance launch tickets for Eid from Tuesday

Bangladesh, May 19 -- Sale of advance launch tickets for the Eid-ul-Fitr holidaymakers will begin on Tuesday, according to sources of the launch operators. Besides, Bangladesh Inland Water Transport ... Read More

Rice export to trigger food crisis in case of disaster: GM Quader

Bangladesh, May 19 -- Jatiya Party (JP) acting Chairman and former commerce minister GM Quader warned on Saturday exporting surplus rice may lead to food crisis in case of any natural disaster. "Farm... Read More

Quader resumes office today

Bangladesh, May 19 -- Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader will join his secretariat office today (Sunday) after returning home following his treatment in Singapore. He will attend a me... Read More

Govt pushing Khaleda towards tragic consequences: BNP

Bangladesh, May 19 -- The BNP alleged on Saturday the government is pushing the party's Chairperson Khaleda Zia into a tragic consequence through "torturing' her both physically and mentally". BNP st... Read More

Six die as bus hits tree in Bagerhat

Bangladesh, May 19 -- At least six people were killed and nine others injured after a bus crashed into a roadside tree in Fakirhat upazila on Saturday morning, reports UNB. Police identified five of ... Read More

Bangabandhu Satellite's commercial operation begins today

Bangladesh, May 19 -- Commercial operation of Bangladesh's first communication satellite Bangabandhu-I (BS-I) will begin today (Sunday) on the occasion of launching anniversary ceremony following the ... Read More

July-March tax collection growth lowest in decade

Bangladesh, May 19 -- The overall tax collection fell short of the target by over half a trillion taka in the last three quarters of the current fiscal year. The total tax revenue collection, however... Read More

'Bandit Queen' web series announced in Cannes

Cannes, May 19 -- A quarter-century after it premiered in Cannes, 'Bandit Queen' will be back as a web series. The announcement of a web series on the life of Phoolan Devi was made at the ongoing 72... Read More

Bravo, Pollard named in W Indies reserve players list for World Cup 2019

Saint John's, May 19 -- West Indies Cricket board has announced a ten-man reserve squad list for the upcoming World Cup 2019 with the likes of Kieron Pollard, Dwayne Bravo and Sunil Ambris featuring i... Read More

Specially-abled woman votes in Indore, Madhya Pradesh

Indore (Madhya Pradesh), May 19 -- : Setting an example, a specially-abled middle-aged woman came out to vote at the polling booth in Indore on Sunday. Sonu Mali, with the help of a wheelchair, came ... Read More