Refiners yesterday slashed retail prices of soybean oil by Tk 14 a litre as its prices in the international market dropped and the government kept the reduced Value Added Tax (VAT) on it.
An accused in a narcotics case escaped with handcuffs from a police van in Nagarkanda upazila of Faridpur today (October 3, 2022).
An Abu Dhabi-bound flight of Air Arabia made an emergency landing at the Dhaka airport this evening due to technical problems in one of its engines.
The deadline for the ongoing first and second dose special vaccination campaign to prevent Covid-19 infection has been extended till October 8.
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.
Both Dhaka and Chittagong stock exchanges closed lower today snapping their three-day gaining streak as the clouds over the economy darkened further after a fall in exports and remittance receipts in September.