'Implement transport act for road safety'

Bangladesh, Sept. 22 -- A rights platform has called for the government to quickly implement the Road Transport Act 2018 to help ensure road safety across the country. Road Safety Foundation (RSF), a... Read More

Car Free Day today

Bangladesh, Sept. 22 -- The World Car Free Day will be observed in the city today (Sunday) aiming at reducing dependency on small passenger-carrying personal vehicles for easing traffic confession. T... Read More

UK to spend £6.0b for BD, other climate vulnerable countries

Bangladesh, Sept. 22 -- British High Commissioner to Bangladesh Robert Chatterton Dickson on Saturday said the United Kingdom (UK) would be spending some 6.0 billion pounds to help Bangladesh and othe... Read More

AL leaders immersed in corruption: Fakhrul

Bangladesh, Sept. 22 -- BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Saturday alleged that Awami League leaders have bogged down in corruption, shattering the country's socio-political and eco... Read More

No wrongdoer will be spared, warns Sheikh Selim

Bangladesh, Sept. 22 -- Awami League (AL) Presidium Member Sheikh Fazlul Karim Selim on Saturday said nobody will be spared for wrongdoings in the ruling Awami League's tenure. "None will be spared f... Read More

BB drafts law to check counterfeit currency

Bangladesh, Sept. 22 -- The central bank has prepared the draft of a first-ever law designed to prevent production, supply and use of counterfeit currency. The draft proposes the maximum life-time im... Read More

Graft revelations just the tip of the iceberg

Bangladesh, Sept. 22 -- Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) said on Saturday the revelation of corrupt youth and student leaders during the ongoing crackdown is just the tip of the iceberg. I... Read More

Shippers cry foul as depot operators hike charges

Bangladesh, Sept. 22 -- A fresh tariff hike by private container depots in Chattogram has irked the users of the facility. The shipping companies, freight forwarders and consignees are the key users ... Read More

Karnataka slashes penalties for traffic offences

Bengaluru (Karnataka), Sept. 22 -- : BS Yediyurappa-led Karnataka government has issued notification regarding the revised fines on select traffic offences. The state government has slashed rates on ... Read More

Isolated places in Saurashtra, Kutch to receive heavy rainfall: IMD

New Delhi, Sept. 22 -- : The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Sunday predicted that isolated places in Saurashtra and Kutch are likely to receive heavy rainfall today. The weather forecasting... Read More