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Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni on Monday said the government is considering abolishment of grouping system in the

Indoor dust bacteria antibiotic-resistant

A study of Northwestern University (NU) found that bacteria living in household dust can spread antibiotic resistance genes, and

BNP breaches electoral code, says Hasan

Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud on Monday said raising complaints to foreigners about any election is one type

Kobe Bryant and daughter die in helicopter crash

NBA legend Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California, on Sunday. The former Los Angeles Laker,

Hindu girl abducted, married to Muslim man in Pakistan

In yet another incident in Pakistan, a Hindu woman was abducted, converted and then married to a Muslim man

ACC seeks AK Azad's wealth details

Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has asked AK Azad, a former president of the Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce

Afghan passenger plane crashes in Taliban area

A passenger plane crashed on Monday in a Taliban-held area of Afghanistan's Ghazni province, local officials said.Arif Noori,

Civic amenities to be available at doorstep: Taposh

Awami League mayoral candidate for the Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) election Barrister Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh on

Sajjadul new Biman chairman

Sajjadul Hasan, a former secretary to the Prime Minister's Office, has been appointed as the new chairman of Biman

Malaysia temporarily bans Chinese visitors

Malaysia on Monday imposed a temporary ban on Chinese nationals from the city of Wuhan and its surrounding Hubei

CEC says level-playing field is there

Dismissing BNP's allegation, Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) KM Nurul Huda on Monday said a level-playing field is there in

129 magistrates deployed for polls duty

With a view to checking crimes and untoward situation during the forthcoming Dhaka City Corporation polls slated for

11 Indians converted to Islam by Azhari return home

Eleven Indian nationals who were converted to Islam by Maulana Dr Mizanur Rahman Azhari have been sent back

Dhaka ranks 3rd worst in Air Quality Index

Dhaka ranked third worst in the Air Quality Index (AQI) on Monday morning. It had an AQI score of

New law to govern daycare centers

The cabinet on Monday approved in principle a draft law on child daycare centers to bring them under

China warns of faster spread as it bans wildlife trade

China's National Health Commission said on Sunday the transmission ability of the coronavirus behind an outbreak that has killed

'Govt committed to ensuring rule of law'

Jatiya Sangsad (JS) Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury said the government under the dynamic leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh

'India is a committed friend of Bangladesh'

The High Commission of India in Dhaka celebrated the 71st Republic Day of India on Sunday on the Chancery

No celebrations on Fakhrul's birthday

BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir stepped into 73 on Sunday. It was his 72nd birthday. He awoke

93,000 BD workers staying abroad with expired visas: FM

Over 93,000 Bangladeshi migrant workers have been staying in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Kuwait, Egypt, South Korea and

I'm luckiest on earth

Country's top all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan has expressed his joy and surprise through a Facebook post as Prime Minister

Mongla port gets new chairman

Rear Admiral SM Abul Kalam Azad took the charge of the Mongla port as Chairman on Saturday.He replaced the

86 percent people happy with govt

Most of the people in Bangladesh are happy with the government and with the way it is advancing the

GP seeks to pay Tk 5.75bn

Grameenphone has asked for a review of the Supreme Court order to pay Tk 20 billion to the BTRC

WHO chief on way to China to confer on virus

The World Health Organization's director-general said late on Sunday he was on his way to Beijing to confer with

2 die in Dhaka wall collapse

A man and a 7-year-old boy have died after a wall collapsed on them in Dhaka's Keraniganj.The deceased are

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