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Durga Puja celebrated at 32,168 mandaps across Bangladesh

Durga Puja, the biggest festival of the Hindu community, ended with the immersion of idols. On the final day of the festival, devotees congregated in puja mandaps to celebrate Vijaya Dashami.

1d ago| News Multimedia

Prof Sirajul Islam: Lighthouse of history of Bangladesh

Famous historian and former teacher at Dhaka University, Professor Sirajul Islam, is the lighthouse of history of Bangladesh.

2d ago| News Multimedia

Dhaka losing $6b worth labour productivity due to temperature rise

Dhaka is losing $6 billion worth of labour productivity each year due to heat stress from extreme temperatures. The country’s labour productivity has been severely affected owing to this. In a recent study by The Rockefeller Foundation and Adrienne Arsht published the figures. How is rising temperature affecting labour productivity?

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"Disappeared" persons share experience of their "detention"

The people who "disappeared" and then returned appear to have suppressed their experience during their disappearance.

1w ago| News Multimedia

Darasbari mosque: Visiting one of the oldest mosques in Bangladesh

Darasbari Mosque, located in Chapainawabganj, was built in 1479 AD. But how many of us know about this historic landmark?

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The odd case of Bandarban UNO breaking trophies in a fit of rage

Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) of Alikadam, Bandarban Mehruba Islam is seen in a viral video breaking the trophy of a local football tournament.

October 6, 2022
October 6, 2022

Durga Puja celebrated at 32,168 mandaps across Bangladesh

Durga Puja, the biggest festival of the Hindu community, ended with the immersion of idols. On the final day of the festival, devotees congregated in puja mandaps to celebrate Vijaya Dashami.

October 5, 2022
October 5, 2022

Prof Sirajul Islam: Lighthouse of history of Bangladesh

Famous historian and former teacher at Dhaka University, Professor Sirajul Islam, is the lighthouse of history of Bangladesh.

October 3, 2022
October 3, 2022

Dhaka losing $6b worth labour productivity due to temperature rise

Dhaka is losing $6 billion worth of labour productivity each year due to heat stress from extreme temperatures. The country’s labour productivity has been severely affected owing to this. In a recent study by The Rockefeller Foundation and Adrienne Arsht published the figures. How is rising temperature affecting labour productivity?

October 2, 2022
October 2, 2022

Hilsa to be exported to India during Durga Puja festival

This year 52 Bangladeshi companies got permission to export hilsa to India during Durga Puja festival. 

October 2, 2022
October 2, 2022

Sylhet's hilly wasteland turned into lush malta gardens

What was once a hilly wasteland is now beautiful gardens of malta. Cultivation of lemon and malta is ideal for the hilly soil of Sylhet division. Local farmers are turning to growing green malta because of increasing demand for this tasty fruit.

October 1, 2022
October 1, 2022

Pabna’s specially abled children shooting for the stars

Proper care can turn “disability” into special ability -- that’s what’s been proven by the specially abled child athletes from Pabna.

September 30, 2022
September 30, 2022

Operation Sundarbans: A thrill-packed flick

Once pirates roamed freely in the Sundarbans and fishermen feared their brutality. Abduction, murder, and violence were the form of life in the deep forest. But Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) cleared the mangrove forest from that. Operation Sundarbans is the story of Rab's thrilling operations.

September 29, 2022
September 29, 2022

Is rail the new frontier in export-import for Bangladesh-India?

For the past 50 years Bangladesh has been unable to export goods via the Indian railway.

September 29, 2022
September 29, 2022

Tech Academy: Taking Bangladeshi children to the int’l robotics arena

Tech Academy is a robotics school dedicated for children. The tech academy will represent Bangladesh in this year’s “First Global Challenge” for the 5th year in a row.

September 28, 2022
September 28, 2022

Price hike of essentials: Are we at the mercy of a select few businesses?

The increase in prices of daily necessities has resulted in instability in the country’s markets. In response to this situation, Bangladesh Competition Commission has filed 44 cases against 36 individuals and companies, accusing them of creating an artificial crisis in the market.