Monday, September 21, 2015



uAA News DeskThe UN-sponsored Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) has conferred Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina with "SDG Progress Award"

Infection rate falls below 5 percent

Bangladesh on Tuesday logged1,562 cases while the coronavirus claimed overnight 26 lives, Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said

Get organized for anti-govt movement

Stating that farmers are now the most neglected section of people in Bangladesh, BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam

Xi's army: From 'hiding and biding' to building China's dream

When Covid-19 swept across Iran last March, killing more than 1,000 people including the senior commander of the Islamic

Govt cuts interest on bigger savings

People investing more than Tk 1.5 million in six types of savings certificates will earn less from their savings

'J&J 2nd shot ensures 94% protection'

Johnson & Johnson said Tuesday a second shot of its COVID-19 vaccine given about two months after the first

Fighting off hunger under the Taliban

Kabul is a city still waiting for its new life to take shape - a lot depends on the

BD to be 'among the first' to get vaccine: India

Bangladesh will be among the first to get vaccine doses from India as the friendly neighboring country will resume

PM suggests 'bold measures' to fight climate change impact

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday urged world leaders to adopt "bold and stronger measures" urgently to address planetary

26 new deaths, 1,555 cases

Bangladesh reported 26 new fatalities, the lowest number since May, and 1,555 cases in 24 hours till 8am on

BFIU letter to journalist leaders unexpected

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Monday said that he is trying to find out the details relating to the

US to reopen to fully jabbed int'l travellers

The United States will reopen to air passengers from China, India, Britain and many other European countries who have

Pro-Putin party wins Russia election

Russia's ruling United Russia party, which supports President Vladimir Putin, won an emphatic parliamentary majority after its most vociferous

'Pfizer Covid vaccine safe for children aged 5-11'

Pfizer and BioNTech on Monday said trial results showed their coronavirus vaccine was safe and produced a robust immune

'Bank details sought to intimidate journos'

BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Monday said seeking bank account details of 11 journalist leaders is

UN chief warns China, US to avoid new Cold War

Warning of a potential new Cold War, the head of the United Nations implored China and the United States

Government mulls vaccinating 20m people a month

Professor Dr ABM Khurshid Alam, DG of Directorate General of Health Services- DGHS has said, the government is mulling

PM leaves Finland for USA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday evening left Helsinki, the capital of Finland, for New York, USA to attend

1,383 fresh cases, 43 deaths

Bangladesh on Sunday logged 1,383 coronavirus cases while the pathogen claimed overnight 43 lives, said Directorate General of Health

UN ready to provide electoral assistance to BD

uAA News DeskThe United Nations is ready to offer assistance to Bangladesh in its next national elections only if

India seeks to welcome back tourists

India on Sunday reported 30,773 new coronavirus infections in the past 24 hours, taking the total to 33.4 million,

Khaleda's jail suspension extended for 6 months

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia's jail suspension has been extended for another six months, Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal has

Slow but steady has seen the EU win out in the vaccine race

European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen says the union's vaccination programme is now a success after its stumbling

'BNP is conspiring abroad to tarnish country's image'

Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader on Sunday said BNP is creating disorder inside the country and hatching conspiracy

Govt restricting Khaleda from going abroad out of 'fear'

BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Sunday alleged that the government is not allowing their party chairperson

Pro-Putin party set to win Russian election

Russians voted on Sunday in the final stretch of a three-day parliamentary election that the ruling party is expected

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