Bangladesh set to ring in Pahela Baishakh 1431 with richness of human culture and heritage

Dhaka, April 14 -- Bangladeshis are all geared up to greet Pahela Boishakh, the first day of the Bangla calendar, with a renewed message for the victory of humanity. They will sing "Eso He Baishakh" ... Read More

'Love you and missing you, Bangladesh': MV Abdullah's captain Atik Ullah Khan

Dhaka, April 14 -- Holding a green and red flag, MV Abdullah Chief Officer Atik Ullah Khan has sent a message of love to Bangladesh after he and his crew were freed from captivity. The 23 sailors on ... Read More

Personnel from Myanmar BGP flee to Bangladesh again

Dhaka, April 14 -- Several members of the Myanmar Border Guard Police have crossed the Kharangkhali border in Teknaf, seeking shelter in Bangladesh amid fighting with rebel groups near the border. Th... Read More

Two teens die as motorcycle crashes into tree in Chuadanga

Dhaka, April 14 -- Two teenagers have been killed and another injured after their motorcycle veered out of control and crashed into a tree in Chuadanga's Alamdanga Upazila. The accident occurred in t... Read More

Four children drown in Natore, Jamalpur while visiting grandparents on Eid

Dhaka, April 13 -- Four children have drowned in two separate incidents in Natore and Jamalpur while visiting their grandparents on Eid-ul-Fitr. In Natore's Singra Upazila, two girls who are cousins ... Read More

Pahela Baishakh likely to sizzle in heatwave

Dhaka, April 13 -- A heatwave sweeping over most parts of Bangladesh is likely to continue on Bangla New Year's Day on Sunday. Despite the heatwave, people across the country are preparing to ring in... Read More

Dengue kills 1 more after 3 weeks as toll hits 23

Dhaka, April 13 -- Dengue has claimed another life in Bangladesh after three weeks. Hospitals in Bangladesh admitted 14 new dengue patients in a day, with seven in Dhaka, taking the tally of infectio... Read More

Govt reminds rice millers of new rules on price, variety on sacks

Dhaka, April 13 -- The government has reminded rice millers of new rules that require them to prominently display their name, location, production date, price, and variety on all rice sacks prior to d... Read More

Flight from Israel lands in Dhaka: What really happened

Dhaka, April 13 -- Amid criticism of the government for allowing a direct cargo flight from Israel to land in Dhaka, authorities at the Shahjalal International Airport say no rules set in support of P... Read More

Flights from Israel land in Dhaka: What CAAB says

Dhaka, April 13 -- The Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh has sought to dispel rumours swirling on social and mainstream media about two direct flights purportedly from Israel landing in Dhaka, st... Read More