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

$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

World Water Day observed

Bangladesh, March 23 -- The World Water Day 2019 was observed in the capital on Friday with a view to creating awareness about water usage while ensuring access to water for all. The theme of this ye... Read More

Climate change to eat up 3.0pc of GDP by 2030

Bangladesh, March 23 -- The country's fast-growing economy may be disrupted in the medium to long run, due mainly to a rising sea, researchers warn. Bangladesh is one of the most exposed and vulnerab... Read More

Research project awarded to PGGCG-42 faculty

Chandigarh, March 23 -- The faculty members of Postgraduate Government College for Girls, Sector 42, professor Punam Agarwal and professor Jyoti Seth, were jointly awarded a research project under Imp... Read More

U.S. envoy for Afghan peace met with Russian and Chinese representatives

Afghanistan, March 23 -- The U.S. Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad met with representatives of China and Russia in Washington to discuss Afghan peace e... Read More

President administers oath of office to Justice PC Ghose as first Lokpal

New Delhi, March 23 -- President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday administered the oath of office to Justice Pinaki Chandra Ghose as Chairperson of Lokpal at a ceremony held at the Rashtrapati Bhavan here.... Read More

ADM inquiring Rizwan's custodial death initiate action

Srinagar, March 23 -- The Additional District Magistrate (ADM), appointed to probe the custodial death of a principal of a local private school at Awantipora in Pulwama, has initiated proceedings, off... Read More

Kyrgyz wrestler becomes Asian champion among athletes under 23 years old

Kyrgyzstan, March 23 -- Kyrgyz wrestler Ulukbek Joldoshbekov won a gold medal at theU23 Senior Asian Wrestling Championships in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia on March 22. Greco-Roman and free-style wrestlers... Read More