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India announces $15 million grant to boost Buddhist ties in region

Bangladesh, Sept. 27 -- Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi on Saturday announced a $15 million grant for the promotion of Buddhist ties with its neighbor Sri Lanka. He made the offer during a virt... Read More


Focus on tourism's importance for people living in rural areas: UN chief

Bangladesh, Sept. 27 -- General Antonio Guterres has called for focusing on tourism's importance for people living in rural areas, so they can deliver on the promise of the Sustainable Development Goa... Read More


Europe-bound boat sinks in Mediterranean; Bangladeshi among 22 rescuees

Bangladesh, Sept. 27 -- two Europe-bound migrants, including at least one Bangladeshi, were rescued from Libya's Mediterranean coast, after their dingy capsized in the sea. Libyan fishermen spotted t... Read More


Europe-bound boat sinks in Meditarranean; Bangladeshi among 22 rescuees

Bangladesh, Sept. 27 -- two Europe-bound migrants, including at least one Bangladeshi, were rescued from Libya's Mediterranean coast, after their dingy capsized in the sea. Libyan fishermen spotted t... Read More


Europe-bound boat sinks in Meditarranean; 8 Bangladeshis among 22 rescuees

Bangladesh, Sept. 27 -- two Europe-bound migrants, including eight Bangladeshis, were rescued from Libya's Mediterranean coast, after their dingy capsized in the sea. Libyan fishermen spotted the sin... Read More


Brothers accused of raping their sister-in-law in Pirojpur

Bangladesh, Sept. 27 -- A case has been filed against two brothers on Saturday as they allegedly raped their sister-in-law in Vechki village of Mathbaria. The accused were Hasan Mistri, 27, and Rubel... Read More


Another MC College rape suspect arrested

Bangladesh, Sept. 27 -- Another accused in the Sylhet MC College gang rape was arrested from Mantala bordering area in Madhabpur upazila of Habiganj on Sunday. Arjun Lashkar was the number four accus... Read More


Webinar discusses investment and trade opportunities between parts of Asia

Bangladesh, Sept. 27 -- Speakers at a webinar on Friday pinned their hopes on speedy economic recovery in the post coronavirus period and explored trade and investment opportunities between south and ... Read More


15,000ha cropland flooded in Kurigram

Bangladesh, Sept. 27 -- About 15,000 hectares of cropland has gone under water in nine upazilas of Kurigram during the fifth phase flooding triggered by onrush of upstream water and heavy downpours. ... Read More


MC College gang rape: Prime suspect, another accused arrested

Bangladesh, Sept. 27 -- The main suspect and another accused in the Sylhet MC College gang rape case were arrested on Sunday morning. The arrestees were identified as Saifur Rahman, son of Tahid of B... Read More