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Sheikh Hasina wants the authority of international organizations to meet the demand for vaccines

Lockdown extended for another week, notification issued

CID finds Mamunul's involvement in Narayanganj incident

Bhomra Port: Authorities concerned about meeting revenue target

Covid-19 kills 91 more in a day

Supreme Court bars Shamima who joined Islamic State from returning to the UK

London, February 27: The country's Supreme Court has ruled that Shamima Begum, a young woman who fled to join the militant group IS, will not be allowed to return to the UK from Syria.

New COVID-19 virus: WHO maintaining 'close contact' with UK officials

London: The World Health Organization (WHO) has said it is maintaining a 'close contact' with UK officials over the emergence of a new variant of coronavirus.

Leaked documents unveil mass infiltration of UK firms by Chinese Communist Party

London: Leaked file reports have revealed that loyal members of the Chinese Communist Party are working in British consulates, universities and for some of the UK's leading companies, media reports said on Sunday.

Covid-19: UK approves Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for roll out

Dhaka, December 2: The United Kingdom has become the first country to approve the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine against Covid-19 for widespread use, media reports said.

UK urges world not to turn its back on the plight of Rohingya community

Dhaka, October 23: Britain's Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Minister Dominic Raab has called on the world community not to "turn a blind eye" to the plight of the Rohingya, saying the UK was committed to helping save the lives of the Rohingya.

Five Eyes alliance slams decision to postpone Hong Kong polls

Dhaka, August 11: An alliance of five major nations- Britain, Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the US - have voiced their concerns over the Hong Kong government’s “unjust” disqualification of candidates and “disproportionate” postponement of Legislative Council elections.

US will now impose sanctions on some Huawei employees, says Mike Pompeo after UK's move against Chinese firm

Washington: In a bold move that may further escalate tension between Beijing and Washington, the US government on Wednesday announced it will impose sanctions on some Huawei employees.

US, three other allies target China over Hong Kong national security law

Washington: China's decision to impose the new national security law on Hong Kong has earned criticisms from the United States and its three major allies.

COVID-19: Britain may take harder stance against China

London: The British government's mollifying stance on China is likely to harden in the coming months once the immediate concerns regarding the COVID-19 outbreak are dealt with, media reports said.

British lawmakers to probe advisers who help China target British businesses

London: British lawmakers have called for a probe against the political figures and advisers who profit by helping the Chinese government to target British businesses.

COVID-19: UK MPs to summon China-owned firm, reports BBC

London: British MPs might summon a leading UK-based firm, which has a Chinese connection, to answer questions related to security concerns, media reports said.

Indian origin Priti Patel is UK's new home secretary

London, July 25 : Indian origin Priti Patel has been named British home secretary in Prime Minister Boris Johnson's new government.

UK: Brexit Secretary David Davis quits

London, July 9:Brexit Secretary David Davis has quit from the government of the United Kingdom.

‘Alarming levels’ of methamphetamine trafficking in Asia’s Mekong, UN warns

New York, May 22: Organized crime groups in Asia’s Mekong region have intensified the production and trafficking of highly-addictive methamphetamine, extending the illegal trade into countries such as Australia, Japan and New Zealand, senior drug policy leaders warned on Monday at a United Nations-backed regional conference.

US President Donald Trump pulls out of Iran nuclear deal

Washington, May 9: US President Donald Trump on Tuesday announced his government's decision to quit the Iran nuclear deal.