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MV Abdullah sailors will head back to Bangladesh after 10 days

Dhaka, April 15 -- The MV Abdullah and its crew are set to arrive in Dubai on Apr 19 after their release by Somali pirates. It will take four to five days there for formalities to be completed before ... Read More


BB to focus solely on merger of five banks for now

Dhaka, April 15 -- Bangladesh Bank will, for now, concentrate solely on the proposed mergers of BASIC Bank, Padma Bank, Rajshahi Krishi Unnayan Bank, BDBL and National Bank, a spokesperson of the cent... Read More


Dhaka's air second worst in the world on Monday

Dhaka, April 15 -- Dhaka ranked second on the list of cities worldwide with the worst air quality on Monday morning. Dhaka's air quality was in the 'unhealthy' zone, with an air quality index (AQI) s... Read More


Bangladesh wants deescalating Iran-Israel tension: FM

Dhaka, April 15 -- Foreign Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud has said Bangladesh wants to see that all countries would play effective role in deescalating the Iran-Israel tension and stop the Israeli killings ... Read More


Bangladesh's Q2 GDP growth slowed to 3.78pc: BBS

Dhaka, April 15 -- A massive fall in industrial production and the US dollar crisis have slowed Bangladesh's economy as its Gross Domestic Product (GDP) has expanded at 3.78 per cent rate in the secon... Read More


Relentless heat wave to persist for a few more days

Dhaka, April 15 -- The scorching heat wave persisting across the country has exacerbated the suffering of people even further. According to the latest bulletin from the Meteorological Department at 6... Read More


NSU secures rankings in three categories in QS Subject 2024

Dhaka, April 15 -- The Subject Rankings 2024, recently released by the prestigious ranking platform QS, has listed North South University (NSU) in three categories, the NSU said in a press release on ... Read More


Abdur Rahman Khan appointed chairman of CAPA's Public Sector Advisory Group

Dhaka, April 15 -- The Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Bangladesh (ICMAB) announced that the Confederation of Asian and Pacific Accountants (CAPA) has appointed Mr Abdur Rahman Khan FC... Read More


'Proud of my colleagues': DMP chief lauds cops for ensuring peaceful Pahela Baishakh celebration

Dhaka, April 15 -- With sincere efforts by Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) Pahela Baishakh, the Bengali New Year was celebrated peacefully in the capital on Sunday. "I am proud of my colleagues. Beca... Read More


Karmasangsthan Bank gets new MD

Dhaka, April 15 -- Mr Arun Kumar Chowdhury has been promoted and joined as Managing Director of Karmasangsthan Bank as per a notification dated April 9, 2024, of the Financial Institutions Division, M... Read More