Oil prices rise in Asian trading

Dhaka, March 25 -- Oil prices rose in Asian trading on Monday on concerns over tighter global supply brought about by escalating conflicts in the Middle East and between Russia and Ukraine, while a sh... Read More

Metro Rail service hours to be extended from Wednesday

Dhaka, March 25 -- In a move to cater to the increasing demand for late-night transportation, Dhaka Mass Transit Company Limited (DMTCL) has announced the extension of metro rail service hours beyond ... Read More

Shahjalal Islami Bank signs participation agreement with Bangladesh Bank

Dhaka, March 25 -- Shahjalal Islami Bank PLC recently, signed a participation agreement with Bangladesh Bank's sustainable finance department to promote green products, projects, and initiatives under... Read More

Modhumoti Bank donates microbus to girls' school in city

Dhaka, March 25 -- Modhumoti Bank PLC has donated a microbus to 'Lake Circus Girls High School' to facilitate the transportation service of the female students under the bank's CSR programme. Mr Md. ... Read More

Fire at Munshiganj super board factory under control after 22 hours

Dhaka, March 25 -- A fire at the super board factory in the Shikirgaon area of Munshiganj's Gajaria has finally been brought under control. Md Jashim Uddin, deputy director of the Fire Service, said ... Read More

Bhutanese King holding meeting with PM

Dhaka, March 25 -- Bhutanese King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck reached the Prime Minister's office (PMO) is having a delegation-level meeting with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. Prime Minister Sheik... Read More

Russia casts doubt on IS responsibility for concert attack

Dhaka, March 25 -- Russia on Monday cast doubt on assertions by the United States that the Islamic State militant group was responsible for a gun attack on a concert hall outside Moscow which killed 1... Read More

Algeria to send 150 tonnes of humanitarian aid to Gaza

Dhaka, March 25 -- The Algerian Red Crescent has began the loading of 150 tonnes of humanitarian aid bound for the Gaza Strip which teeters on the brink of a mass famine. The aid, carried by eight mi... Read More

Egypt, UN warn against Israeli operation in Rafah

Dhaka, March 25 -- Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi and visiting United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Sunday voiced complete rejection of the displacement of Palestinians f... Read More

Sweden to remain steadfast partner to Bangladesh: Minister Johan Forssell

Dhaka, March 25 -- Swedish Minister for International Development Cooperation and Foreign Trade Johan Forssell has said Sweden will remain a steadfast partner to Bangladesh. "I see a lot of potential... Read More