BUET students continue to protest for the second day

Dhaka, March 30 -- Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) students protested on the campus for the second day, demanding the permanent expulsion of six students. At 12:30 pm, they ... Read More

BFUJ demands immediate formation of 10th wage board

Dhaka, March 30 -- Leaders of the Bangladesh Federal Union of Journalists (BFUJ) have urged the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting to form the 10th wage board immediately for journalists, and ne... Read More

Saima Wazed reaffirms commitment to strengthening health sector resilience

Dhaka, March 30 -- Regional Director of WHO South-East Asia Saima Wazed has reiterated the World Health Organization's commitment to supporting and strengthening the resilience of Bangladesh's health ... Read More

FBCCI president urges traders to remain active to keep market stable

Dhaka, March 30 -- Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI) President Mahbubul Alam on Saturday called upon the businessmen and traders at the field level to remain active to... Read More

Israeli strike wounds UN observers, translator in Lebanon

Dhaka, March 30 -- Three United Nations (UN) observers and a translator were wounded on Saturday when a shell exploded near them as they were carrying out a foot patrol in south Lebanon, the UN peacek... Read More

US Embassy delegation visits Beximco Industrial Park

Dhaka, March 30 -- Delegations from US Embassy in Dhaka have visited the Beximco Industrial Park and Shinepukur Ceramics. The US Embassy Diplomats were "very impressed" to see the production faciliti... Read More

Transport worker dies after falling into Padma River

Dhaka, March 29 -- A transport worker died after falling in the Padma River in the Daulatdia upazila of Rajbari on Friday. The incident occurred at 7:00 am at the Daulatdia Launch Terminal, according... Read More

IPDC Finance's profit hits seven-year low in 2023

Dhaka, March 29 -- IPDC Finance, a leading non-bank financial institution, has reported a net profit of Tk 341 million, the lowest in seven years, for the year 2023, largely due to higher provisions a... Read More

Rush for green power plants amid fuel crisis

Dhaka, March 29 -- A rush for approving renewable energy-based power plants is evident as 350-megawatt projects have already been given the go-ahead in last three months, auguring well for green trans... Read More

Rice, onion, potato prices up, vegetables down

Dhaka, March 29 -- The price of rice, which has been on the rise for the past two weeks, further witnessed a surge last week by Tk 2.0-4.0 a kg even amid adequate supplies. The hike mainly impacts fi... Read More