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Spike in foreign aid when the economy is no longer aid-dependent: Its implications

Bangladesh, March 23 -- Remember Zambia, one of the wealthiest countries of Sub-Saharan Africa until mid-1970s? The structural similarity between Bangladesh in the 21st century and Zambia in the mid-1... Read More


Unmanned aerial remote sensing: Sky is the limit

Bangladesh, March 23 -- Remote sensing has been around for more than a century. In the 1960s, space borne satellite imaging platform unveiled a new dimension to the application of remote sensing that ... Read More


Bus hits Rashed Khan Menon's car in city

Bangladesh, March 23 -- Bangladesh Workers Party President Rashed Khan Menon's car has been hit by a bus Balaka Paribahan. The former minister was unharmed in the accident which took place near a pol... Read More


Thrust on nature-based solutions to improve water management in GBM region

Bangladesh, March 23 -- Speakers at a workshop have stressed the need for applying nature-based solutions to improve water management in the Ganges-Brahmaputra-Meghna basin, home to approximately 620 ... Read More


Journo Anwarul Haq dies

Bangladesh, March 23 -- Noted journalist M Anwarul Haq, former president of Dhaka Reporters Unity (DRU) and one of the founding members of Diplomatic Correspondents Association, Bangladesh (DCAB), pas... Read More


Striking teachers want to meet Prime Minister

Bangladesh, March 23 -- The teachers and employees under the non-monthly pay order (MPO) scheme have vowed to continue their protest until the prime minister's assurances to enlist them. Their demons... Read More


BNP expels 17 more leaders for contesting UZ polls

Bangladesh, March 23 -- BNP has expelled 17 more of its grassroots leaders for their move to contest the upcoming upazila (UZ) elections violating the party's decision. A BNP press release signed by ... Read More


Obaidul Quader out of danger, says doctor

Bangladesh, March 23 -- Road Transport Minister Obaidul Quader is doing well after his successful bypass surgery, doctors said Friday. "He's out of danger and will be shifted to a cabin in three to f... Read More


Oikyafront to form human chain in city on March 30

Bangladesh, March 23 -- Jatiya Oikyafront will form a human chain in the city on March 30 to push for its various demands, including the annulment of gas-tariff hike proposal. Leaders and activists o... Read More


BD calls for unity against terrorism at OIC meeting

Bangladesh, March 23 -- Bangladesh has urged everyone to stand against terrorism across all platforms to dispel Islamophobia and promote interfaith harmony in a comprehensive manner. Land Minister Sa... Read More