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Turkey issues postage stamp on Bangabandhu

Dhaka, July 28 -- The Bangladesh Embassy in Ankara has unveiled a special postage stamp to mark the birth centenary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in Turkey. The Turkish Po... Read More


Bhutan fully vaccinates 90pc of adults within just seven days

Dhaka, July 28 -- The Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan has fully vaccinated 90 per cent of its eligible adult population within just seven days, its health ministry said Tuesday. The tiny country, wedged ... Read More


Cox's Bazar landslides kill five children of a family

Dhaka, July 28 -- Five children belonging to the same family have died in their sleep after landslides caused by heavy rainfall swept away their home in Cox's Bazar's Teknaf Upazila. Several others w... Read More


Stocks open higher after two-day correction

Dhaka, July 28 -- Stocks witnessed an upward trend on Wednesday, after a two-day marginal correction, as bargain hunters were active on the major sector issues. The market opened on a positive note a... Read More


Corona situation worsens in Chandpur

Dhaka, July 28 -- Corona situation is worsening day by day in Chandpur district. When contacted, the on-duty doctor Jannat Ara Islam and the Residential Medical Officer (Corona Affairs Focal Person) ... Read More


New Safari Park planned at remote Lathitila forest in Moulvibazar

Dhaka, July 28 -- A new safari park will be established in the Lathitila forest area in Juriupazila of Moulvibazar. The forest department has taken up the venture for the 3rd safari park after their o... Read More


Mandatory listing of MNCs on Bangladesh's stock exchange suggested

Dhaka, July 28 -- Experts at a seminar on Tuesday suggested introducing a provision for mandatory listing of multinational companies (MNCs) on the stock exchange so as to increase the depth of the cap... Read More


Pradip, wife 'amass over Tk 23.5m' beyond known sources of income

Dhaka, July 28 -- The Anti-corruption Commission has formally charged in court former Teknaf OC Pradip Kumar Das, the main accused in the shooting death of retired army major Sinha Md Rashed Khan, and... Read More


Local contracting firms allowed to open bank accounts abroad

Dhaka, July 28 -- The central bank has allowed local contractors to open bank accounts abroad without its prior approval. The resident contracting firms awarded with work orders to implement projects... Read More


New mobile financial, payment service 'tap' launched

Dhaka, July 28 -- New mobile financial and payment service Trust Axiata Pay, "tap," was launched Wednesday. Chief of Army Staff General SM Shafiuddin Ahmed, the chairman of Trust Axiata Digital - the... Read More