Schedule of Bangladesh v Zimbabwe series, Bangladesh, December, 2010

The five match ODI series between Bangladesh v Zimbabwe is going to start from tomorrow. Here is the time schedule given below to you. 1st ODI: Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Dhaka Dec 1, 2010 (09:30 local | 03:30 GMT) 2nd ODI: Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Dhaka Dec 3, 2010 (09:30 local | 03:30 GMT) 3rd […]

Burn victims in Bangladesh

Burn issue is becoming a dangerous phenomenon in Bangladesh since last few years. Around 3,500 died and another 3,600 become disabled permanently in burn injuries every year in Bangladesh. Prof Dr Samanta Lal Sen, Director of Burn and Plastic Surgery Project of Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) made this observation while addressing the inaugural session […]

Target of producing 5.5-lakh tonnes mustard

Farmers have been sowing mustard seeds now with huge enthusiasm, as the Department of Agriculture Extension (DAE) has fixed a huge target of producing 5.5-lakh tonnes mustard in the country during this season. Though the early sowed mustard fields are now in full bloom in the vast char areas and fallow lands on the river […]

UNICEF’S Meena awards 2010

Unicef  yesterday conferred the sixth annual Meena Media Awards 2010 to 21 journalists, documentary makers and writers for their outstanding work in promoting child rights. Award winners and nominees were selected from around 400 entries in two major categories: journalistic and creative, for both print and electronic media. UNICEF Representative Carel de Rooy handed over […]

Ehtnic minority demands more constitutional rights in Rangpur

Leaders of the ethnic minority community people, different political parties and professionals here yesterday demanded constitutional recognition of the ethnic minorities to ensure their rights and identity in society. They demanded recognition of the social identity, rights to education, healthcare and all other constitutional rights of the minorities in the plain lands, preservation of their […]

Japan will give USD$100 million additional loan to Bangladesh

Japan pledged to provide US $ 100 million additional loan to Bangladesh for the construction of the much-awaited Padma Bridge. The promise came at the 19-point joint statement after the Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s summit level talks with her Japanese counterpart Naoto Kan at his office here. With the announcement of US$ 100 million additional […]

BCB XI beats Zimbabwe 29 runs

BCB XI beat Zimbabwe team by 29 runs in the only preparation match before the series between Bangladesh versus Zimbabwe series. BCB XI batting first scored 223/9 from 50 overs. Zimbabwe only managed to score 194 loosing 10 wickets. Bangladeshi bowlers were too good for Zimbabwen batsmen. Score: BCB XI 223/9, Zimbabwe 194 (all out)

DSE continues upward trends

Despite several efforts taken by the SEC and DSE bodies in different times, DSE general index continues its upward trend. Earlier DSE halted the trading of several companies. click to view earlier news. Earlier several companies were de-listed from the main market. Government shares of different companies could not be launched timely making an escalation […]

General Motors IPO now world’s biggest

General Motors Co’s initial public offering became the world’s biggest at $23.1 billion after underwriters swiftly took up additional shares following last week’s IPO. The added shares vaulted GM past Agricultural Bank of China’s $22.1 billion IPO in July and underscored the strong demand for the taxpayer-rescued automaker’s stock. GM said on Friday that underwriters […]

BPC to import additional diesel for irrigation

The state owned Bangladesh Petroleum Corporation would import an additional quantity of two lakh tonnes of diesel to meet the growing demand of irrigating the boro fields, set to begin in December, said officials. The consignments would start arriving next month to support increased irrigation needs. He said that the additional consignments of diesel would […]

Bond pistol in auction

The pistol used in the famous James Bond film from Russia with love (1963) was sold at 2 lac.77 thousand 250 pound. It was sold on last Thursday. Christis auction house in London called the auction Telegraph online published the news.

King Khan is coming to Bangladesh

Famous Bollywood actor Shahrukh Khan is coming to Bangladesh on 10 December 2010 to attend a program named fresh Shahrukh Khan live Boishakhi tv is the media partner of the program. Gates open at 4 pm. Tickets ranges from Taka 3,000 to Taka 25,000. Today is the last day to avail ticket Hotline: 01678333333, 01614333333, […]

BRAC Bank launches 24-hour banking

BRAC Bank has recently launched a new service, Apon Shomoy (own time), a customer service centre dedicated to serving BRAC Bank customers 24 hours a day, seven days a week. This new service was opened initially opened at the bank’s Gulshan Avenue and Banani outlets. Advertisement in widely circulated daily Prothom Alo has been announced […]

Dhaka International Trade Fare from January 1 next year

Dhaka International Trade Fair begins from January 1, 2011. This is a month long fair. Live telecasting of fair activities in all divisional headquarters and Export Processing Zones and separate adequate car parking arrangement on Public Works Ministry’s land are among specialties of the DITF-2011. Prime minister Sheikh Hasina is expected to inaugurate the DITF […]

Cyber centre in Rangpur Carmichael College (RCC)

A full-fledged cyber centre was launched for teachers and students of Rangpur Carmichael College (RCC) here yesterday. Principal of RCC Prof Abdul Wadud formally inaugurated the cyber centre equipped with 30 computers provided by the government at a ceremony arranged on the occasion as the chief guest. The government through Bangladesh Computer Council (BCC) set […]