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 As India and China prepare for the 9th round of military dialogue to restore status quo ante in East

First Rohingya move to Bhasan Char 'in 10 days'

 The government has finalized plans to take the first batch of Rohingya refugees from the camps in Cox's Bazar

'COVID-19 pandemic will be over in 2021'

 The pandemic of the novel coronavirus infection will end in 2021, Rinat Maksyutov, director general of Russia's Vector State

Nomani president, Mashiur secretary of DRU

 Moorsalin Nomani and Moshiur Rahman Khan were elected president and general secretary of the Dhaka Reporters Unity (DRU) in

Migratory birds start flocking to IU lake with fall of mercury

 As the mercury has started falling fast, sightings at the Islamic University Lake in Kushtia have become greatly enjoyable

India irked as China to dam Brahmaputra

 China is moving ahead with plans to build a huge hydropower project on the Yarlung Zangbo River, the upper

Christmas will not be cancelled: Bethlehem

 Just 12 months ago, the Palestinian town was celebrating its busiest festive season for two decades, amid a sustained

Afghan forces kill Taliban mastermind of base attack

 Afghan forces have killed the Taliban mastermind of a suicide car bomb attack that left at least 30 security

Pope cancels pre-Christmas ceremony

 Pope Francis has cancelled a ceremony that traditionally begins Rome's Christmas season on Dec 8 at the Spanish Steps

'Top nuclear scientist killed by weapon made in Israel'

 Iran's English-language Press TV said on Monday that the weapon used in the killing of a prominent Iranian nuclear

Fauci warns of post-Thanksgiving US Covid surge

 The US could see "surge upon surge" of coronavirus cases as people return home from the Thanksgiving holiday, a

'Coronavirus may enter brain through nose'

 The novel coronavirus may enter the brain of people through the nose, according to a study published on Monday

Nepal's ties with India warming up

 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli's government is keen to move forward on its relationship with India and could take

Tax return submission ends today, no extension

The deadline for submission of income tax return is going to be ended today.The National Board of Revenue- NBR

Annisul Huq's 3rd death anniversary today

Today is the third death anniversary of Annisul Huq, former mayor of Dhaka North City Corporation.Different quarters will observe

Brazen killings expose Iran's vulnerabilities as it struggles to respond

The raid alone was brazen enough. A team of Israeli commandos with high-powered torches blasted their way into a

Rohingya, Islamophobia issues draw attention

The meet of 57-member OIC's foreign ministers has concluded seeking fund for legal battle over Rohingya genocide, urging Muslim

Political agenda behind anti-sculpture movement

Junaid Babunagari , the Hefazat-e-Islam Bangladesh chief, while addressing a gathering at Hathazari Parbati High School ground in Chittagong

Amendment to Village Court Act on the cards

The government has undertaken an initiative to amend the Village Court Act,  2006 in order to make village courts

Finance Minister goes to Singapore for treatment

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Saturday left Dhaka for  Singapore in order to have a follow-up treatment.Finance Ministry

Matiur Rahman's indictment: Editors' Council voices concern

Sampadak Parishad (Editors' Council) on Sunday voiced concern over the indictment of Daily Prothom Alo editor Matiur Rahman and

110 farmers killed in Nigeria, Boko Haram blamed

A weekend attack on a village in northeast Nigeria blamed on the Boko Haram jihadist group left at least

JS body for crash programme to recover grabbed forest land

The parliamentary standing committee on Environment and Forest Ministry on Monday recommended taking a crash programme to recover the

Covid-19: Pakistan reels under severe crisis

With 45 Covid-related deaths in one day, Pakistan's tally of the pandemic fatalities jumped to 7,942 on Saturday. Citing

Nasrul for quality, sustainable power, energy at affordable price

The government has been working relentlessly to ensure supply of quality, sustainable electricity and energy at affordable price across

Iran blames Israel, promises revenge

Iran's supreme leader promised on Saturday to retaliate for the killing of the Islamic Republic's top nuclear scientist, raising

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