Bangladesh, Thailand agree to commence negotiations on FTA this year

Dhaka, April 26 -- Bangladesh and Thailand have agreed to commence negotiations on a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) by the year 2024. The two countries signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) on the issue follow... Read More

Bangladesh, China to conduct joint military exercise in early May

Dhaka, April 26 -- Chinese People's Liberation Army will dispatch a contingent to Bangladesh in early May to participate in the first joint military exercise between the two countries. This joint tra... Read More

Strengthen security at all police stations: Police Headquarters

Dhaka, April 26 -- The Police Headquarters has issued a set of instructions to strengthen security at all police stations and establishments across the country, including Dhaka city. It also asked fo... Read More

Iran's role in Gaza & face-off with Israel

Dhaka, April 26 -- Iran's role in Gaza, particularly in radicalising the young generation against Israeli occupation, is known to all. Its opposition to the Zionist regime's plan to stretch the state ... Read More

Islami Bank's Noakhali zone holds employee conference

Dhaka, April 26 -- Islami Bank Bangladesh PLC's on Friday organised an employee conference for its Noakhali zone. The programme was held at Magic Paradise Park in Cumilla, says a media statement. Moh... Read More

Easy-bike driver dies from heat stroke in Lalmonirhat

Dhaka, April 26 -- An easy-bike driver is said to have died from heatstroke on Friday as the country continues to reel in the throes of a suffocating heat wave hitting record-high temperatures, from w... Read More

DU VC returns home from Japan

Dhaka, April 26 -- Dhaka University (DU) Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr ASM Maksud Kamal returned home on Friday (April 26) after an 11-day official visit to Japan at the invitation of the authorities of Kob... Read More

National council of Bangladesh Mahila Parishad begins

Dhaka, April 26 -- State Minister for Women and Children Affairs Simin Hossain on Friday said moral and ethical upliftment is now the most required quality of human being needed to establish an equal ... Read More

Fire breaks out at cotton warehouse in Gazipur

Dhaka, April 25 -- A fire ripped through a cotton warehouse in Gazipur, burning cotton, jute and other machinery. The incident occurred around 11:30pm on Wednesday in the Telipara area, according to ... Read More

'Golden Monir' acquitted in arms case

Dhaka, April 25 -- A court in Dhaka on Thursday acquitted Md Monir Hossain, also known as 'Golden Monir', in a case filed over alleged possession of illegal arms. In its judgment, the Dhaka Metropoli... Read More