On the International Day for Biological Diversity, we reflect on our relationship with humanity’s life-support system. From the air we breathe and the food we eat, to the energy that fuels us and the medicines that heal us, our lives depend entirely on healthy ecosystems, said a press release. Yet our actions are ravaging every […]
In this way, Nagad Limited is expected to become a profitable company, the concerned officials expressed hope. Talking about this with BSS, Head of Public Communications, Nagd, Muhammad Zahidul Islam said, “The world’s fastest growing mobile financial service Nagd has crossed 70 million customers. Keeping in view the future needs to serve the customer base […]
Whose responsibility is it to break the syndicate?
The fatality rate in road accidents involving motorcycles is high because most of the helmets used by the riders are substandard in the country. While 100 per cent riders in Dhaka city wear helmets, it is time to pay attention to the helmet standard and raise awareness about the need to wear helmets outside the […]
The University Grants Commission (UGC) has approved a budget of Taka 122.63 billion for the financial year 2023-2024 for itself and 53 public universities in the country. The budget was approved at a UGC meeting on Sunday – where Taka 121.85 billion was allocated for universities and Taka 774.5 million for the UGC. According to […]
Interview Bangladesh pacer Hasan Mahmood has been in fine form since returning from injury in July last year. He is a regular member of both the Twenty20 and One Day International (ODI) squads. He has taken 31 wickets in 23 matches since his return from injury and is already the go-to death bowler for the […]
A total of 315 extremists from seven districts of Sirajganj, Pabna, Tangail, Rajbari, Meherpur, Kushtia and Bogura surrendered before the Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) at Ullapara in Sirajganj on Sunday morning to return to normal life. They – surrendered with 216 weapons on one occasion in the presence of Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal – […]
At the event held at the Engineers Institution Auditorium in Dhaka, Kader gave various instructions saying, “Don’t defame through extortion. It has happened in the past. You know many people have done it. When you do a program and I do not have money, tell me. I will personally inform the leader (Sheikh Hasina), and […]
He said, “We have discussed this at the highest policy making level. We are monitoring the market very closely and are looking forward to coming InshaAllah, you will get a decision whether we will import onions or not in 2-3 days.” “ Last week, Agriculture Secretary Waheeda Akhtar said that the government is considering importing […]
Deputy Defense Minister Ganna Malayar claimed instead that Ukrainian troops were advancing “on the flanks in the suburbs”, which would “make it very difficult for the enemy to be in Bakhmut”. He said Ukrainian troops had “encircled the city halfway”, adding that Ukraine was still in control of a residential area and some industrial facilities.
New dinosaur found in Spain sheds light on history of meat-eating group
Argentina’s World Cup-winning goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez wants to tour Bangladesh and has gone out of his way to arrange a one-day tour in Dhaka ahead of their two-day tour of India in July. Martinez is scheduled to fly to Kolkata on July 4 for a special visit where he will visit Mohun Bagan Football Club, […]
Boliya police station in-charge Suhravardi Hussain told that the student had come from home a few days back. “On information, we went to the spot and recovered the body and brought it to the hospital. Right now post mortem is going on at Rajshahi Medical College Hospital. The cause of death will be known after […]
Government to honor 44 people as CIP on Monday
He and his wife Tatyana – who also stars in the play – were forced to flee Ukraine ten days into Russia’s invasion, after seeing “rockets and helicopters circling” above their Kiev home. “It was impossible to understand, no one believed that the war would happen, but it happened,” said Zinovenko, 62, who has starred […]