DMP permits BNP to hold Dec 10 rally at Suhrawardy Udyan on 26 conditions

Dhaka, Nov. 29 -- Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) on Tuesday permitted BNP to hold its rally at Suhrawardy Udyan in the capital on December 10 on 26 conditions. A notification was issued in this rega... Read More

Faster, simplified customs bond services sought for RMG industry

Dhaka, Nov. 29 -- Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) has urged the Customs Bond Commissionerate (CBC) to provide faster and more simplified services to the RMG industry... Read More

Covid claims one more life; 11 get infected in 24 hours

Dhaka, Nov. 29 -- Bangladesh has recorded 11 cases of Covid-19 in a day, taking the overall tally of infections to 2,036,567. The death toll from the disease rose by one to 29,433 over the 24-hour pe... Read More

Saudi firm to set up 1000 MW solar power plant in Bangladesh

Dhaka, Nov. 29 -- Saudi Arabia's ACWA Power has signed a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the state-owned Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) to set up a 1000 MW solar power pl... Read More

Fans brace for politically charged US-Iran match at World Cup

Dhaka, Nov. 29 -- Diplomatic foes the United States and Iran face off on the pitch at the World Cup on Tuesday in a match that some Iranians fear may see further run-ins with stadium security or clash... Read More

Two Palestinians killed by Israeli forces, Palestinians say

Dhaka, Nov. 29 -- Two Palestinians were killed by Israeli forces early Tuesday morning in two separate incidents in the Israeli occuppied West Bank, Palestinian officials said. The Israeli military d... Read More

Police in India's Kerala step up security after clashes over Adani port

Dhaka, Nov. 29 -- Police in southern India on Tuesday ramped up security around Vizhinjam port being built by billionaire Gautam Adani's group after scores of people were injured during clashes with p... Read More

HC warns of legal action if ACC fails to finish Basic Bank probe in three months

Dhaka, Nov. 29 -- The High Court on Tuesday ordered the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) to complete the investigation of all 56 cases filed over the Basic Bank scam and submit a report to it within t... Read More

Adani closes in on India's NDTV takeover as founder entity transfers shares

Dhaka, Nov. 29 -- New Delhi Television Ltd (NDTV) said on Monday an entity backed by its founders had issued shares to a unit of Adani Group, taking the billionaire Gautam Adani-led conglomerate a ste... Read More

Around 110,000 children, adolescents died from AIDs-related causes in 2021, globally: UNICEF

Dhaka, Nov. 29 -- Around 110,000 children and adolescents (0-19 years old) died from AIDs-related causes during 2021, according to the latest UNICEF global snapshot on children and HIV and AIDS. Mean... Read More