Bangla Bond to be listed on London Stock Exchange Monday

Bangladesh, Nov. 10 -- The first ever Bangladeshi Taka-denominated bond titled "Bangla Bond" will be listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) on Monday. Initially, the Bangla Bond will be equivalent... Read More

Hasina's role in women empowerment, education lauded in London

Bangladesh, Nov. 10 -- UK Minister of State for the Commonwealth, UN and South Asia Lord Tariq Ahmad has highly appreciated the role of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in empowering women and education. ... Read More

Cyclone 'Bulbul' wreaks havoc in coastal districts; 6 dead

Bangladesh, Nov. 10 -- Six people were killed in Bagerhat, Khulna, Patuakhali and Barishal districts as cyclone 'Bulbul' made a landfall in Khulna and adjoining southwestern part of the country early ... Read More

118 new dengue patients hospitalised in 24 hours

Bangladesh, Nov. 10 -- A total of 118 dengue patients were admitted to different hospitals across the country in the last 24 hours till 8am on Sunday. Forty-eight of them were hospitalised in Dhaka, ... Read More

Launch services to resume Monday morning

Bangladesh, Nov. 10 -- Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority (BIWTA) on Sunday said launch services on all the routes will resume on Monday morning as the threat to waterways from cyclone Bulbul... Read More

Rizvi scoffs at govt's ability to split BNP

Bangladesh, Nov. 10 -- BNP Senior Joint Secretary General Ruhul Kabir Rizvi on Sunday said the government will not be able to split BNP. Rizvi made the remarks at a pre-milad discussion at BNP's Naya... Read More

Rahul, Shreyas propel India to challenging 174

Bangladesh, Nov. 10 -- Two fine batting efforts from Lokesh Rahul and Shreyas Iyer propelled India to a challenging total of 174 for five in the T20I series decider against Bangladesh on Sunday at the... Read More

Bangladesh squad for Emerging Teams Asia Cup announced

Bangladesh, Nov. 10 -- Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Sunday announced a 15-member final squad of Bangladesh Cricket team for the Emerging Teams Asia Cup 2019 beginning on Thursday (November 14) at... Read More

Cyclone 'Bulbul' completes crossing West Bengal-Khulna coast

Bangladesh, Nov. 10 -- Severe cyclonic storm 'Bulbul' completed crossing the West Bengal-Khulna coast near the Sundarbans around 5am on Sunday and now lying over Khulna and adjoining southwestern part... Read More

Freed ex-president tells crowd Brazil's left can win in 2022

Bangladesh, Nov. 10 -- Sao Bernardo Do Campo - Freed from his cell, former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva told thousands of jubilant supporters Saturday that the left can take back Brazil's presi... Read More