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2w ago | Bangladesh

Bangladesh sends mangoes to Asian friends

As the pandemic continues to put people in misery the world over, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is sending sweet mangoes to India and several South Asian and Middle Eastern countries recognised to...

2w ago | Bangladesh

Free media the answer to disinformation

The detention of cartoonists, bloggers and journalists under the Digital Security Act in Bangladesh has led to allegations of torture and death in custody, said a top diplomat at the United Nations...

2w ago | Bangladesh

Attack on Rab: Rab sues 149, UP chairman

Rab has filed a case against 150 people, including an UP chairman, in connection with the July 1 attack on members of the Rapid Action Battalion-9 in Nasirnagar upazila of Brahmanbaria.

2w ago | Bangladesh

14 Rohingyas arrested in Moulvibazar

Police detained 14 Rohingyas, including children, from a bus stand in Moulvibazar Sadar Upazila on Friday amidst a countrywide lockdown.

2w ago | Bangladesh

Destiny boss now back in jail

Destiny Group Managing Director Rafiqul Amin was taken back to Dhaka Central Jail in Keraniganj from Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University yesterday after he was found holding a Zoom meeting...

2w ago | Bangladesh

Coal for Rampal plant leaves India

The first consignment of nearly 3,800 tonnes of coal -- for Rampal Thermal Power Plant in Bangladesh -- has left India.

July 5, 2021
July 5, 2021

Locals come to helpless widow’s help

One must not lose faith in humanity, Mahatama Gandhi, the leader of India's non-violent independence movement against British rule, once said. And events that transpired at Kushtia's...

July 5, 2021
July 5, 2021

Free media the answer to disinformation

The detention of cartoonists, bloggers and journalists under the Digital Security Act in Bangladesh has led to allegations of torture and death in custody, said a top diplomat at the United Nations...

July 4, 2021
July 4, 2021

14 Rohingyas arrested in Moulvibazar

Police detained 14 Rohingyas, including children, from a bus stand in Moulvibazar Sadar Upazila on Friday amidst a countrywide lockdown.

July 4, 2021
July 4, 2021

Destiny boss now back in jail

Destiny Group Managing Director Rafiqul Amin was taken back to Dhaka Central Jail in Keraniganj from Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University yesterday after he was found holding a Zoom meeting...

July 4, 2021
July 4, 2021

Coal for Rampal plant leaves India

The first consignment of nearly 3,800 tonnes of coal -- for Rampal Thermal Power Plant in Bangladesh -- has left India.

July 4, 2021
July 4, 2021

Systematic campaign against Hindus

The Pakistan army painted big yellow "H" on the Hindu shops in Faridpur town to identify the properties of the minority population which it made its special targets, reported the New York...

July 4, 2021
July 4, 2021

More than 100 migrants rescued in Channel in one day

Over 100 migrants, including 29 children, were rescued in a single day as they tried to cross the Channel to reach the British coast on six makeshift boats on Friday, maritime authorities in France...

July 4, 2021
July 4, 2021

Ten killed in Al-Shabaab attack on Mogadishu tea shop

A suicide bombing attack by the Al-Shabaab jihadist group on a crowded tea shop in Somalia's capital Mogadishu killed 10 people and wounded dozens, the government said yesterday. 

July 4, 2021
July 4, 2021

Ambulance-truck collision kills five

Five people, including three of a family, were killed and four others injured when a truck and an ambulance collided on the East Link Road to Bangabandhu Bridge yesterday morning.

July 4, 2021
July 4, 2021

Covid Shots: Govt hopes regular shipment

The arrival of 4.5 million Covid vaccine doses in the country on Friday night and early yesterday has relieved a serious strain on the government.