US stands in solidarity with people of Myanmar in their resolve to bring democracy to the country: Blinken

, Jan. 4 -- The United States has said the military regime in Myanmar must end its violence, release all those unjustly and arbitrarily detained, allow unhindered humanitarian access, and recognize th... Read More

Jatiya Party candidate for Lakshmipur-3 steps aside from election

Lakshmipur, Jan. 4 -- Rakib Hossain, Jatiya Party candidate for Lakshmipur-3 has stepped aside from the election race citing absence of fair environment. Rakib made this announcement at a news confer... Read More

Feni-3 JaPa candidate Masud served showcause notice for violating polls code

Feni, Jan. 4 -- An election inquiry committee for Feni-3 constituency (Daganbhuiyan and Sonagazi upazilas) severed a showcause notice to Jatiya Party (JaPa)-nominated candidate Lt. Gen (retd) Masud Ud... Read More

US wants a 'fair and transparent' legal process regarding case against Prof Yunus

, Jan. 4 -- The United States has said it wants to see a fair and transparent legal process regarding the case against Nobel laureate Prof Muhammad Yunus. "For our part, we have encouraged the Bangla... Read More

Bad blood will linger between Dhaka and the West but Hasina's return will be viewed more positively in the region: South Asia policy analyst Kugelman

, Jan. 4 -- With the opposition BNP boycotting the January 7 polls, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her party, Awami League, are all but guaranteed a fourth consecutive term. Five countries in South... Read More

Bangladesh registers 21new Covid-19 cases in 24hrs

Dhaka, Jan. 4 -- Bangladesh reported 21new Covid-19 cases in 24 hours till Thursday morning. With the new numbers, the country's total Covid-19 caseload rose to 2,046,367, according to the Directorat... Read More

Van drivers block road for 'not getting money' from Natore-4 AL candidate after campaign

Natore, Jan. 4 -- At least 200 van drivers, who took part in the election campaign for Natore-4 AL candidate Siddiqur Rahman Patwari, blocked Natore-Pabna highway for not getting money allegedly as pe... Read More

Honor Watch 4 Review: Is it worth buying?

, Jan. 4 -- With the Honor Watch 4, its company entered the realm of budget-friendly square smartwatches. Departing from the fitness-centric design of its predecessor, the Honor Watch 4 embraces a mor... Read More

Supporter of AL candidate shot dead in Munshiganj

, Jan. 4 -- A supporter of the Awami League candidate was shot to death and another was injured in an attack allegedly by the supporters of 'scissors' symbol at Munshikandi village in Sadar upazila of... Read More

Teen killed as an unidentified vehicle runs over him in Jatrabari

Dhaka, Jan. 4 -- A teenager was killed after being run over by an unidentified vehicle in the capital's Jatrabari area on Thursday morning. The deceased was identified as Nayem,13, a street boy livin... Read More