Green goods the winning ticket amid recent slowdown in global trade: UN

Dhaka, March 24 -- Global trade slowed down in the second half of 2022, but demand for environmentally friendly goods stayed strong, the UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) said Thursday. ... Read More

27 fishermen arrested in Chandpur for violating ban on catching Hilsa

Chandpur, March 24 -- River police arrested 27 fishermen on Friday for violating a two-month government ban on catching Hilsa in the Padma-Meghna river sanctuary area of Chandpur. The arrested fisher... Read More

United States imposes additional sanctions to address Myanmar military regime's atrocities

Dhaka, March 24 -- The United States continues to promote accountability for the Myanmar military regime's assault on the democratic aspirations of the people of Myanmar designating two individuals an... Read More

Shakib launches cancer foundation to support underprivileged patients

Dhaka, March 24 -- On his birthday, one of the best cricketers in the world, Shakib Al Hasan, announced the launch of the Shakib Al Hasan Cancer Foundation on Friday in Dhaka. The foundation aims to ... Read More

2 friends die as motorbike crashes into tree in Chandpur

Chandpur, March 24 -- Two friends were killed as their motorcycle lost control and crashed into a tree in Faridganj upazila of the district on Thursday night. The deceased were identified as Sajib Mr... Read More

Genocide Day to be observed on Saturday

Dhaka, March 24 -- Bangladesh will observe 'Genocide Day' on Saturday, to commemorate brutalities of the Pakistan army during Operation Searchlight, launched on the night of March 25 in 1971, as a las... Read More

BNP's movement to continue with programmes through Ramadan

Dhaka, March 24 -- As part of the party's decision to continue its movement, BNP on Friday announced fresh programmes, including sit-in and mass campaign, from the metropolitan city to union levels to... Read More

Seminar on Prevention of Misinformation and Social Inoculation held at JU

Bangladesh, March 24 -- A seminar on "Prevention of Misinformation and Social Inoculation" was held at Jahangirnagar University recently. The seminar was organised by the pharmacy department of the u... Read More

Local AL leader shot dead in Khulna

Khulna, March 24 -- A local Awami League leader was gunned down by miscreants in Shiromani area of Khanjahan Ali Thana on Friday. The deceased was identified as Sheikh Ansar Ali,43, former cultural s... Read More

Fakhrul has no say in BNP's internal politics: Quader

Dhaka, March 24 -- Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader on Friday said BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir has no freedom of expression in his party's internal politics as the p... Read More