Protest erupts at Dhaka University over PM's quota remarks

Dhaka, July 15 -- The quota reform activists have launched a fierce protest at Dhaka University on Sunday night, claiming that they were insulted by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's remark. The student... Read More

No respite from gas crisis despite pipeline repairs

Dhaka, July 15 -- Despite repairs to the LNG supply pipeline, the gas crisis remains unresolved.. This has made it difficult to manage the gas shortage. Petrobangla stated that the damaged LNG termina... Read More

ServicEngine receives Nat'l Export Gold Trophy

Dhaka, July 15 -- ServicEngine Limited has achieved a historic milestone by receiving its 10th National Export Gold Trophy in the computer software category. A S M Mohiuddin Monem, chairman of ServicE... Read More

Venice entry tax failed to deter tourists, critics say

Dhaka, July 15 -- Venice has wrapped up its pilot programme of charging a 5-euro ($5.46) entrance fee for day trippers arriving on particularly congested days, after opponents called the experiment a ... Read More

Ledecky still the gold standard going into fourth Olympics

Dhaka, July 15 -- Twelve years on from her stunning 800m freestyle victory at the London Olympics, Katie Ledecky is headed to her fourth straight Games in Paris aiming to extend an astonishing run of ... Read More

Krejcikova wins Wimbledon title

Dhaka, July 15 -- An inspired Barbora Krejcikova etched her name onto Wimbledon's famed honors board alongside her late mentor Jana Novotna after the seasoned Czech survived a stirring fightback from ... Read More

Cataract operation in one eye, but can't see in both eyes

Dhaka, July 15 -- Tanvir Alam, Roving Correspondent (North Bengal) : Sams Uddin is a poor grocer with a five-member family - wife, two sons and one daughter. Although he had eye problems for a long ti... Read More

Argentina wins record 16th Copa America title, beats Colombia 1-0 after Messi gets hurt

Dhaka, July 15 -- Argentina won its second straight Copa America championship, overcoming Lionel Messi's second-half leg injury to beat Colombia 1-0 Sunday night on Lautaro Martinez's 112th-minute goa... Read More

Gas supply to remain off for 8 hours in parts of Dhaka today

Dhaka, July 15 -- Gas supply will remain off for 8 hours from 10 am to 6 pm on Tuesday in different areas in the city for emergency relocation of gas pipeline. According to Titas Gas Transmission and... Read More

PM confers Nat'l Export Trophy on 77 exporters

Dhaka, July 15 -- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday handed over the National Export Trophy to 77 top exporters for the 2021-22 fiscal year. She conferred the trophies in 32 categories for outstan... Read More