Netherlands to provide around 1mn Euros for potato impact cluster in Bangladesh

Dhaka, Jan. 17 -- The government of the Netherlands and Dutch businesses have inked an agreement to undertake a "potato impact cluster" project in Bangladesh. The Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO) ... Read More

Fake Facebook pages in Bangabandhu family members' names to face action: AL

Dhaka, Jan. 11 -- Urging the admins of fake Facebook pages opened in the names of Bangabandhu's family members to immediately announce those as unofficial, ruling Awami League has warned that legal ac... Read More

ISPR gets new director

Dhaka, Dec. 11 -- Lieutenant Colonel Abdullah Ibn Zayed has been made new director of Inter Services Public Relation (ISPR). He will replace incumbent director Lt Col Alamgir Kabir. The Public Admin... Read More

British Council sets up satellite library at BB

Dhaka, Dec. 10 -- The British Council has signed an agreement with Bangladesh Bank for setting up satellite library 'British Council Library Corner' at the central bank's own library space. Md Mahbub... Read More

AC Milan beats Parma 2-1 to move into top 4 in Serie A

Milan, Dec. 3 -- This could be the season that AC Milan finally makes it back into the Champions League. Seven-time champion Milan hasn't played in the competition since the 2013-14 season. However,... Read More

Earthquake doesn't disrupt food, fuel supply to Alaska

Anchorage, Dec. 3 -- The supply chain of food and other goods delivered to the Port of Anchorage from the Lower 48 has not been disrupted by the powerful earthquake that caused widespread damage to ro... Read More

Admit Mainul to BSMMU for medical treatment: HC

Dhaka, Nov. 29 -- The High Court on Thursday asked the jail authorities to admit the former caretaker government adviser Barrister Mainul Hosein to Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) ... Read More

BNP leader Milon denied bail in 14 cases

Chandpur, Nov. 26 -- Two separate courts here on Monday rejected the bail petitions of BNP leader and former state minister for education ANM Ehsanul Haque Milon in connection with 14 cases filed unde... Read More

Yunus addresses Olympic 2024 Strategic Committee in Paris

Dhaka, Nov. 25 -- Nobel Laureate Prof Muhammad Yunus was in Paris and Lille, France from November 19-21 to be part of the Yunus and You Campus tour in response to their interest in getting the updates... Read More

N'ganj 7 murders: Full text of HC verdict likely Sunday

Dhaka, Nov. 15 -- The full text of the High Court verdict in the sensational Narayanganj seven-murder cases is likely to be released on Sunday as the judges concerned signed the judgment copy on Thurs... Read More