UN to observe World Bicycle Day

Dhaka, June 3 -- UN Headquarters is going to organize several events on Saturday to observe World Bicycle Day at UN Headquarters by Member States, in partnership with the President of the General Asse... Read More

BGMEA President seeks government policy support to achieve RMG industry's high growth vision

Dhaka, June 2 -- BGMEA President Faruque Hassan called on Salman Fazlur Rahman MP, Private Industry and Investment Advisor to the honorable Prime Minister, in Dhaka on May 31. BGMEA Director Ahsanul ... Read More

Severe heat wave sweeping over 4 districts

Dhaka, June 2 -- Severe heat wave is sweeping over the districts of Rangpur, Dinajpur, Rajshahi and Sayedpur and mild to moderate heat wave is sweeping over Dhaka, Mymensingh and Khulna divisions and ... Read More

A man dies in Shyamoli building fire, 23 evacuated

Dhaka, June 2 -- An unidentified man died and 23 others were evacuated after a fire broke out at a high-rise building in Dhaka's Shyamoli, fire service confirmed on Friday. The fire broke out on Thur... Read More

Momen condoles death of wife of Social Welfare state minister

Dhaka, June 2 -- Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen has expressed shock and sorrow over the death of State Minister for Social Welfare Md Ashraf Ali Khan Khasru's wife and Netrokona District Mahila Aw... Read More

Momen joins Friends of BRICS Foreign Ministers' meet

Dhaka, June 2 -- Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen has said the current global economic crises are inducing countries to cooperate more in regional and multilateral platforms. At the invitation of t... Read More

Iranian embassy in Dhaka observes 34th death anniversary of Ayatollah Khomeini

Dhaka, June 2 -- Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Dhaka organized a discussion meeting on 'Imam Khomeini (R.A.) and His Groundworks for the Formation of the New Islamic Civilization' at Kabi... Read More

Major train accident in India's Odisha; at least 50 reported dead

Dhaka, June 2 -- At least 179 people were injured when a passenger train hit the derailed coaches of another train in Balasore in India's Odisha state this evening. Many are feared trapped, reports ND... Read More

Commodity prices to decline in coming year: Agriculture Minister

Dhaka, June 2 -- Agriculture Minister Dr Muhammad Abdur Razzaque on Friday said they are expecting that the commodity prices would come down in the next fiscal as the prices have started declining in ... Read More

Mother, two sons drown in Dinajpur

Dinajpur, June 2 -- A mother along with her two children drowned in a pond at Chuniapara area of Dinajpur Sadar Upazila on Saturday afternoon. The mother was identified as Ashtami Bala, 28, wife of U... Read More