PM inaugurates construction of first subway in Bangladesh

Dhaka, Feb. 3 -- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has inaugurated the construction work of the first subway in Bangladesh a month after the country rolled out its first metro rail system. The prime minis... Read More

1603 theft incidents occurred in capital in 2022

Dhaka, Feb. 3 -- Theft and mugging incidents are increasing in capital Dhaka with each passing day and residents of the capital have become very worried about safety. Most of the mugging incidents ar... Read More

Couple killed in gas cylinder explosion in city

Dhaka, Feb. 3 -- A man and his wife were killed in a gas cylinder explosion in Bhatara area of the capital early Thursday. The incident took place at their house around 5 am in the morning. The dece... Read More

Dignity, choice raised with economic growth of rural population: Study

Dhaka, Feb. 3 -- A study was conducted for 13 years, to assess the effectiveness of the Palli Karma-Sahayak Foundation's (PKSF) development program "Samriddhi" or ENRICH. The ENRICH program covers 1.... Read More

Traders make people hostage raising LPG price on the excuse of supply crunch

Dhaka, Feb. 3 -- Retailers are not following the fixed price of bottled liquefied petroleum gas using the excuse of a supply crunch and a dated pricing method. For January, Bangladesh Energy Regulator... Read More

Global economy to slow further amid signs of resilience, China re-opening

Dhaka, Feb. 3 -- The global economy is poised to slow this year, before rebounding next year. Growth will remain weak by historical standards, as the fight against inflation and Russia's war in Ukrain... Read More

Songbun system and human rights in N Korea

Dhaka, Feb. 3 -- Songbun is a socio-political classification system in North Korea. This system has been in operation in North Korea for a long time for dividing and grouping the people. It has been u... Read More

Australia to erase British monarch from banknotes

Dhaka, Feb. 3 -- Australia will erase the British-based monarch from its banknotes, replacing the late Queen Elizabeth II's image on its $5 note with a design honouring Indigenous culture, the central... Read More

BPL Cricket returns to Dhaka today

Dhaka, Feb. 3 -- The Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) Cricket will return to Dhaka today. Fortune Barishal will take on Khulna Tigers in the day's first match at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stad... Read More

14kg gold seized at HSIA

Dhaka, Feb. 3 -- The officials of the Dhaka Customs House seized around 14 kg (120 pieces) of gold bars from a ramp bus of the US Bangla Airlines at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka on ... Read More