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Malaysian security forces on Monday blocked opposition lawmakers from entering the parliament, as the deputies protested a two-week lockdown

Covid-19: France makes life difficult for unvaccinated

Business has been difficult for restaurateur Sylvain Belaud ever since the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic, with turnover plummeting

Not integration, repatriation is the only solution: FM

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen on Monday reiterated the government position against any long-term program by the World

Afghanistan: Street fighting rages as Taliban attack key city

Ferocious fighting is taking place in a major Afghan city, amid fears it could be the first provincial capital

30 percent in EU cannot afford a holiday: Study

Some 28 per cent of people living in the European Union cannot afford to go away on holiday for

Chinese authorities in Tibet demand info on relatives living abroad

Chinese authorities in Tibet are ordering Tibetan residents to turn over the names and other personal information of relatives

Rahul invites oppn leaders for breakfast meeting

India's Congress party leader Rahul Gandhi has invited leaders of Opposition parties to a breakfast meeting at the Constitution

Dr Shamsun Nahar receives prestigious IAEA Award

Dr Shamsun Nahar Begum, Chief Scientific Officer of Bangladesh Institute of Nuclear Agriculture (BINA) has been awarded with the

'Introduce Covid risk allowance for workers'

Sramik Karmachari Oikya Parishad (SKOP), a platform of over a dozen labour rights bodies, on Monday demanded Covid risk

'China sends draft MoU over vaccine co-production'

Foreign minister Dr AK Abdul Momen on Monday said China has sent the draft Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for

UK and Iran summon diplomats after tanker attack

The UK and Iran have summoned each other's diplomats in a row over last week's deadly attack on an

IP TV registration soon: Hasan Mahmud

The government will give registration to IP TV this month, said Information and Broadcast Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud.He said

'Vaccinated Covid patients face lower risk'

People who have taken two doses of Covid-19 vaccines face lower risk of respiratory problem, hospitalization and fatality, said

China sees 'most extensive outbreak since Wuhan'

China has been hit by what state media has called its 'most extensive outbreak of Covid since Wuhan' after

'Bangabandhu's energy policy best'

The government has made efforts to overcome the problems in the energy sector by setting innovative and renewable a

Bangladesh, India open Haldibari-Chilahati rail route after 56 yrs

Bangladesh and India on Sunday began regular operation of freight trains through the Haldibari-Chilahati rail route after 56 years.

Palestinians in Jerusalem neighborhood fear for their future

Four Palestinian families could soon find out whether they will be evicted from their homes in occupied east Jerusalem

US 'deeply troubled' by attacks on civilians

The United States said on Wednesday it was deeply troubled by reports of escalating attacks on civilians as the

Millions of Americans risk eviction as virus cases spike

Millions of Americans could find themselves homeless starting Sunday as a nationwide ban on evictions expires, against a backdrop

Global trade in medical goods up 16.3% in 2020: WTO

Global trade in medical goods saw 16.3% growth in 2020, compared to 4.7% in 2019 when the Covid-19 pandemic

Quader blasts business leaders for breaking their promise

Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader on Sunday said business people have failed to keep their promise of reopening

AstraZeneca second dose from today: DGHS

Those waiting to receive their second dose of the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine will not have to wait much longer.

Scientists warn of risks in easing UK controls for vaccinated arrivals

Scientists have said that the lifting of restrictions for fully vaccinated arrivals to the UK from the EU and

Sajjad appointed as Press Minister in America

The government has appointed the incumbent Chief News Editor of national news agency BSS AZM Sajjad Hossain as the

'Govt suffers from 'dependency syndrome'

Gonoshasthaya Kendra founder Dr Zafrullah Chowdhury on Sunday said the country's health system has collapsed due to the 'wrong'

Let's rename Dhanmondi 'Bangabandhu Nagar'

The month of mourning begins from today. We lost Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on 15

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