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Foreign loan repayments cross $2.0 billion in Jul-Feb, up 43pc

Dhaka, March 25 -- Bangladesh exceeded 2.0 billion US dollars in repayments of foreign loans in the first eight months of the current fiscal year, July to February, according to the Economic Relations... Read More


Foreign loan repayments hit $2.0 billion in Jul-Feb, up 43pc

Dhaka, March 25 -- Bangladesh exceeded 2.0 billion US dollars in repayments of foreign loans in the first eight months of the current fiscal year, July to February, according to the Economic Relations... Read More


EC makes online submission of nomination papers mandatory for upazila polls

Dhaka, March 25 -- The Election Commission (EC) has made online nomination submission mandatory for the upcoming 6th Upazila Parishad polls. "Nomination papers cannot be submitted manually," BSS repo... Read More


Japan extends Tk 33.5m to 2 Grass-Roots Human Security Projects

Dhaka, March 25 -- The government of Japan extended a grant of USD 306,692, which is approximately BDT 33.5 million, to two Bangladeshi NGOs, Bangladesh Shishu Hospital & Institute and JAAGO Foundatio... Read More


IUB Alumnus Navid wins global recognition as UPG Sustainability Leader

Dhaka, March 25 -- Navid Bin Ahmed, alumnus of Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB), has been named a winner in the prestigious global campaign as a UPG Sustainability Leader, showcasing his artif... Read More


New airline Fly Dhaka to take off by Nov

Dhaka, March 25 -- A new private airline, Fly Dhaka Airlines Limited, will launch its operations by November this year, the airline has announced. Having secured its aircraft, the airline is now acti... Read More


BR issues 4 instructions to officials to avoid accidents

Dhaka, March 25 -- Bangladesh Railways (BR) has given four instructions to concerned officials and employees to avoid any accidents during Eid. According to an office order, the trains will have to b... Read More


Int'l seminar on 'Development and Governance Experiences in China and BD' held at DU

Dhaka, March 25 -- A day-long international seminar on 'Development and Governance Experiences in China and Bangladesh' was held on Monday, March 25, at Nabab Nawab Ali Chowdhury Senate Bhaban of Dhak... Read More


Banani slum fire under control

Dhaka, March 24 -- The fire that broke out at Godown slum in Dhaka's Banani area has been brought under control. The fire started at the slum around 4:05 pm on Sunday and engulfed it, said Talha bin ... Read More


Fire breaks out at Korail slum in Dhaka

Dhaka, March 24 -- A fire broke out at Korail slum in Dhaka's Banani area on Sunday. The fire started at the slum around 4:05 pm and engulfed it, said Talha bin Jasim, station officer of the Banglade... Read More