Modi showers praises on Padma Awardees

Bangladesh, Jan. 26 -- Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has praised this year's Padma Awardees, saying that India cherishes their contributions to the nation and humanity at large. Published by HT... Read More

Special Team arrives in Sylhet to test Corona-affected UK returnees

Bangladesh, Jan. 26 -- A special team from Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR) on Tuesday noon arrived in Sylhet to test twenty- nine UK returnee expatriates who tested pos... Read More

Bangladeshi tri-service contingent leads India's Republic Day parade

In a first, Jan. 26 -- service contingent led India's Republic Day parade on the iconic Rajpath in the heart of the national capital Tuesday. Published by HT Digital Content Services with permission ... Read More

UN chief urges global alliance to counter rise of neo-Nazis

Bangladesh, Jan. 26 -- General Antonio Guterres urged coordinated global action on Monday to build an alliance against the growth and spread of neo-Nazism and white supremacy and the resurgence of xen... Read More

UK's 'tsunami' of grief as coronavirus deaths pass 100,000

Bangladesh, Jan. 26 -- For nine months, Gordon Bonner has been in the "hinterlands of despair and desolation" after losing his wife of 63 years to the coronavirus pandemic that has now taken the lives... Read More

International virtual theatre festival showcases Swapnadal's 'Dakghar'

Bangladesh, Jan. 26 -- Renowned Bangladeshi theatre troupe Swapnadal showcased the adaptation of Rabindranath Tagore's play 'Dakghar' by its Production Laboratory Theatre on Tuesday, in a ten-day inte... Read More

EU pressures AstraZeneca to deliver vaccines as promised

Bangladesh, Jan. 26 -- The European Union lashed out Monday at pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca, accusing it of failing to guarantee delivery of coronavirus vaccines without valid explanation, and t... Read More

Ferry services resume on Paturia-Daulatdia route after 5 hrs

Bangladesh, Jan. 26 -- Ferry services have resumed on the Paturia-Daulatdia route after remaining suspended for nearly five hours due to poor visibility, officials said on Tuesday. Published by HT Di... Read More

US hints at looking into Rakhine genocide; safe Rohingya repatriation: FM

Bangladesh, Jan. 26 -- Bangladesh on Tuesday said there are indications that the new US administration under President Joe Biden will look into the issue of genocide of Rohingyas in the Rakhine State ... Read More

16 years of SAMS Kibria killing: Justice eludes family

Bangladesh, Jan. 26 -- The investigation into the killing of veteran Awami League leader and former finance minister Shah AMS Kibria is yet to make significant progress. Published by HT Digital Conte... Read More