Dhaka's air quality "worst in the world" this morning

Dhaka, May 23 -- Dhaka has topped the list of cities worldwide with the worst air quality, with an AQI score of 187 at 08:55am today. According to the air quality and pollution ranking for cities, Dh... Read More

Bangladesh to bowl first in crucial second T20I against USA

, May 23 -- Aiming to level the series, Bangladesh chose to bowl first in the second T20I against the USA in Houston. Earlier in the first match, the USA stunned Bangladesh at the same venue, marking... Read More

Arsonists won't be spared: PM Hasina at 14-party alliance meet

Dhaka, May 23 -- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday categorically said no one will be spared if found involved in arson attacks and burning people. "Those who will resort to arson attacks and b... Read More

Israeli army withdraws from West Bank's Jenin after 3-day operation: sources

RAMALLAH, May 23 -- The Israeli army pulled out on Thursday from the West Bank's Jenin and its refugee camp after three days of military operation, killing 12 Palestinians and wounding 25 others, said... Read More

Int'l community welcomes Ireland, Spain, Norway's recognition of a Palestinian state

BEIJING, May 23 -- Norway, Ireland, and Spain announced on Wednesday their official recognition of Palestine as a state. The decision came amid international outrage over the humanitarian crisis in Ga... Read More

People fed up with AL's 'cruel misrule': Fakhrul

Dhaka, May 23 -- BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Thursday alleged that the country's people have become fed up with the "brutal behaviour and cruel misrule" of the current Awami L... Read More

36th National Age Group Swimming and Diving Competition begins Saturday

Dhaka, May 23 -- The Saif Powertek 36th National Age Group Swimming and Diving Competition will begin on Saturday at the Syed Nazrul Islam National Swimming Complex in Mirpur. President of Bangladesh... Read More

Arrest warrant issued against Haque Group MD Adam Tamizi, four officials

Tangail, May 23 -- A court here on Thursday issued arrest warrants against five officials of Haque Food Industries Limited including its Managing Director Adam Tamizi Haque in a cheque dishonour case.... Read More

Implement law over formal appointment letters to transport workers: Workers' leaders

Dhaka, May 23 -- Rickshaw Light Vehicle Transport Workers Federation (BALTWF) has demanded the implementation of law to issue formal appointment letters by the transport owners to drivers and other wo... Read More

Emergence of global South represents a significant paradigm shift: Roundtable

Dhaka, May 23 -- Bangladesh Institute of Peace and Security Studies (BIPSS) President Major General (Retd) ANM Muniruzzaman on Thursday said the nations of the global South are now asserting themselve... Read More