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Deafening drums marked the entrance of President Donald Trump and Indian Prime Minster Narendra Modi as they clasped

UK announces £87m more fund for Rohingyas

The United Kingdom (UK) will give an additional 87 million pounds for sustaining the Rohingya operation in Cox's

'Bangabandhu's dream being fulfilled'

Food Minister Sadhan Chandra Majumder yesterday said the dreams of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman for building 'Sonar Bangla'

AI creates new possibilities for personalization this year

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and cross-industry collaborations are creating new avenues for data collection and offering personalized services to users

Whip Shamsul angry with raids on clubs

Jatiya Sangsad Whip Shamsul Hoque Chowdhury has expressed angry reaction to the drives law enforcement agencies are conducting

Speaker off to Kazakhstan to join conference

Jatiya Sangsad (JS) Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury left Dhaka yesterday for Kazakhstan to attend a conference titled

Maintain timeline, quality of projects: Minister

LGRD and Cooperatives Minister Md Tazul Islam on Sunday asked the project directors (PDs) to maintain timeline and

Sri Lanka orders fresh probe into Easter suicide bombings

A fresh inquiry into the Easter suicide bombings that hit Sri Lanka killing at least 258 people was ordered

GK Shamim may lose his PWD contract

SM Golam Kibria Shamim, who was arrested on Friday with huge money, alcohol and firearms during the raid

Nasima Begum new NHRC chief

The government has appointed former senior secretary Nasima Begum as the new chairman of the National Human Rights

Rohingya couple killed in 'gunfight'

A Rohingya couple was shot dead during a reported gunfight at Leda Rohingya camp hours after they were

Order on issuing warrant against Fakhrul Oct 13

A Dhaka court on Sunday fixed October 13 to pass order on whether to issue arrest warrant against

Influential having link to crackdown arrestees to face action: Hasan

Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud on Sunday said action will be taken if any influential person is found to have

BB bans note-like tickets, coupons

Bangladesh Bank has banned the use of any ticket or coupon which looks like a bank note for any purpose

Speaker off to Kazakhstan to attend conference

Speaker of the Jatiya Sangsad Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury on Sunday left here on a six-day tour to Kazakhstan and

Acting Malaysian high commissioner meets DU VC

Acting High Commissioner of Malaysia in Bangladesh Amir Farid Abu Hasan met Dhaka University (DU) Vice-chancellor Prof Dr Md

Tigers beat Afghans

Bangladesh snapped Afghanistan's four-match winnings streak against them by securing a four-wicket victory in the last match of the

Youths lead millions' protest in global climate strike

Masses of children skipped school to join a global strike against climate change that teen activist Greta Thunberg said

Trump, Modi could sign trade deal

The United States and India are racing to negotiate a limited trade deal that US President Donald Trump

'Impose global arms embargo on Myanmar'

The European Parliament (EP) has reiterated its call on the UN Security Council (UNSC) to impose a "global

US to help Bangladesh tackle terror financing

The US Ambassador to Bangladesh Earl R Miller has reiterated his country's commitment to supporting Bangladesh in tackling

Take concrete climate action: UN chief

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Saturday urged all to take concrete climate action and demand it of their

2 die, 408 fresh dengue infections in 24 hrs

Two died of dengue including a college student while 408 fresh dengue infected people were admitted to different

Road crash kills 5 in Gopalganj

Five people, including a police officer, were killed after a passenger bus crashed into a parked truck at

Suu Kyi lies over Rohingyas' identity

Myanmar's State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi, during her conversation with former British prime minister David Cameron, claimed

'No alternative to Sheikh Hasina for development'

Housing and Public Works Minister SM Rezaul Karim on Saturday said there is no substitute to Prime Minister

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