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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...

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...

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.

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.

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.

Italy, Spain in final four

Italy set up a Euro 2020 semifinal clash against Spain after first half goals from Nicolo Barella and Lorenzo Insigne led the Azzurri to a 2-1 win over Belgium on Friday.

July 3, 2021
July 3, 2021

Italy, Spain in final four

Italy set up a Euro 2020 semifinal clash against Spain after first half goals from Nicolo Barella and Lorenzo Insigne led the Azzurri to a 2-1 win over Belgium on Friday.

July 3, 2021
July 3, 2021

22.50 lakh Covid vaccine jabs arrive from two sources

Bangladesh has received 22.5 lakh doses of Covid-19 vaccines from two sources last night and early today.

July 3, 2021
July 3, 2021

Garment Items: Walt Disney to source those again from Bangladesh

America's Walt Disney Company is returning to Bangladesh after eight years to source high-end value-added garment items from the country as it improved working conditions and compliance in the...

July 3, 2021
July 3, 2021

Vaccine Registration: Migrant workers face hassles

Migrant workers seeking Covid-19 vaccine yesterday faced difficulties in the capital and elsewhere registering with the Bureau of Manpower, Employment and Training allegedly for failing to make...

July 3, 2021
July 3, 2021

India’s Covid death toll tops 400,000

India became the third country to pass 400,000 Covid-19 deaths, official data showed yesterday, as the  

July 3, 2021
July 3, 2021

Human Trafficking: Bangladesh still in tier 2 in US report

Bangladesh retained its position on "Tier 2" in the US State Department's Trafficking in Persons Report for the second year, showing signs of progress after being on the "Tier 2...

July 3, 2021
July 3, 2021

Bringing smile to two young faces

Two students of Supto Sikha Protibondhi Vidhyalaya, a school for children with special needs, have become a source of pride for Bera upazila as well as Pabna because their paintings earned a place...

July 3, 2021
July 3, 2021

Some districts likely to be hit by flashflood

Some parts of the country may face flash floods while the situation in the already-flooded districts may worsen in the next three days as the ongoing torrential rain may continue.

July 3, 2021
July 3, 2021

Freedom fighters will lead our future army: Kamaruzzaman

Home Minister of the exiled Government of Bangladesh AHM Kamaruzzaman today visited the youth training camp at Tekerhat, Sunamganj. He addressed the young trainees and said, " If any of you...

July 3, 2021
July 3, 2021

130 nations back global tax deal

A total of 130 countries have agreed a global tax reform ensuring that multinationals pay their fair share wherever they operate, the OECD has said, but some EU states refused to sign up.