De Rossi enjoys winning start at Roma as El Shaarawy shines

Dhaka, Jan. 21 -- Stephan El Shaarawy orchestrated both goals for AS Roma as they snapped a three-match winless streak in Serie A with a 2-1 home win over Hellas Verona on Saturday, securing newly app... Read More

Fire at multi-storey building in Dhaka's Topkhana under control

Dhaka, Jan. 21 -- Emergency workers have tamed a fire that erupted in a high-rise building on Dhaka's Topkhana Road. The fire started on the 15th floor of the 16-storey Meherba Plaza around 7:30 am o... Read More

Kamal Chowdhury named education, culture advisor to Hasina, Joy returns to advise her on ICT

Dhaka, Jan. 21 -- The government has assigned responsibilities for the advisors to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in her new government. Kamal Abdul Naser Chowdhury will be advising her on education an... Read More

Art history students break boundaries with 'Unbound Voices' exhibition in Dhaka

Dhaka, Jan. 21 -- This shift from theory to practice sets a commendable example for other art history students. It challenges the stereotype that art historians are confined to the archives, highlight... Read More

Tests for cluster-based admission to 24 public universities begin on Mar 8

Dhaka, Jan. 21 -- The tests for admission to 24 public universities under a cluster-based system will begin on Mar 8 and continue until Apr 27. The candidates will be able to apply online from Jan 29... Read More

UN chief Guterres lauds Hasina in meeting with FM Mahmud

Dhaka, Jan. 21 -- UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has lauded Sheikh Hasina's leadership, besides congratulating her on her reelection as prime minister, according to Foreign Minister Hasan Mahmu... Read More

Daily count: Bangladesh records 32 dengue cases, 1 death

Dhaka, Jan. 21 -- Hospitals in Bangladesh have recorded 32 new cases of dengue fever in a day, taking the tally of infections since Jan 1 to 853 after the worst outbreak last year. The death toll fro... Read More

Biman Dreamliner returns to Dhaka after take-off as cockpit windshield cracks

Dhaka, Jan. 21 -- A crack in the cockpit windshield of a Biman Bangladesh Airlines Dreamliner has forced the pilot to bring the Boeing 787-9 plane back to Dhaka two hours after take-off.The 285 passen... Read More

'Be patient': State Minister Hamid says gas, power issues will ease soon

Dhaka, Jan. 21 -- State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid says the ongoing gas and power problems across the country will ease in the next couple of days. He urged citizen... Read More

Bangladesh adds over 2 million new names to voter list

Dhaka, Jan. 21 -- The Election Commission (EC) has published a draft voter list, incorporating details of those eligible to vote as of Jan 1, 2024. As many as 2.09 million new names have been added t... Read More