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After 10 and a half hours, ferry starts plying on Daulatdia-Paturia route

Government thinking of listing allies of freedom fighters

Coronavirus vaccine to arrive on January 25

Covid-19 kills another 16, 697 new patients identified

Blast targets government official's car in Kabul

Bangladeshi workers will not be able to return to Malaysia

Dhaka, November 5: Bangladeshi workers will not be able to return to Malaysia, Defense Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob has said. He told a news conference on Wednesday (November 4) that expatriate workers from Bangladesh were not being allowed to enter Malaysia at the moment as the country's immigration policy continued due to the Covid-19 epidemic.

Covid-19: Biman Bangladesh cancels flights on five routs till November 30

Dhaka, November 2: Biman Bangladesh Airlines has canceled flights on five international routes till November 30 due to a spike in coronavirus cases. However, the rest of the operation will remain unaffected. This information was given in the notice on the website of Biman on Monday (November 2).

India-bound passengers sees a growth

Dhaka, November 2: After more than seven-months of inactivity, Bangladesh-India flights have resumed from 26 October. The country's airlines have already launched full-fledged flights. Although the number of India-bound passengers in the first two days was a little less, it has started increasing.

Sundarbans to open for tourists from today

The Sundarbans is being reopened to tourists on Sunday (November 1) after a long seven-and-a-half-month shutdown.

Zoo to open on November 1, free admission on Sundays

Dhaka, October 31: The Ministry of Fisheries and Livestock has notified on Friday (October 30) that the National Zoo will allow free admission on the first Sunday of every month till March 2021, as the country celebrates the birth centenary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

3 ferries were launched experimentally at Kanthalbari-Shimulia

Three ferries have started plying on the Kanthalbari-Shimulia route on a trial basis.

Bangladesh-India flight service resumes today

Dhaka, October 28: Flights to various destinations in India are set to resume on Wednesday, after an eight-month hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic,  following an air bubble offer from India.

Tourism facilities to be ensured in 800 spots in the country

Dhaka, October 26: Bangladesh Parjatan Corporation has identified more than 800 tourist spots in eight divisions of the country. The Parliamentary Standing Committee on the Ministry of Civil Aviation and Tourism has recommended that necessary steps be taken to ensure tourism facilities in those spots. The recommendation was made at a meeting of the parliamentary committee held at the parliament building on Sunday (October 25).

Travellers can return to St. Martin once again

After three days of heavy rains, the effects of depression have finally subsided.

Biman flights to travel to Delhi from Oct 29, Kolkata from Nov 1

Dhaka, October 24: Biman Bangladesh Airlines is going to resume flight operations to India's Delhi and Kolkata under the Air Bubble Agreement, the company notified on Saturday.

Naval traffic stopped at Kathalbari-Shimulia as Padma swells

Dhaka, October 23: All shipping on the Kanthalbari-Shimulia route have been closed due to the Padma River being turbulent amid hostile weather. Launches and speedboats on the route were suspended on Friday (October 23) morning due to strong winds and rain.

Launch movement has been stopped on all internal routes of Barisal

Dhaka, October 23: The Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority (BIWTA) has announced that all launches on the inland route will be closed due to inclement weather and warning signal No. 2 at Barisal river port.

More than two hundred tourists stranded in St. Martin due to the depression

Dhaka, October 23: Due to the low pressure created in the Bay of Bengal, the country's coast has been asked to show warning signal number 3. More than 200 tourists are now starnded at St. Martin's Island as launch services between the island and Cox's Bazar have been halted.

US-Bangla flights to travel to Chennai, Kolkata from October 28

Dhaka, October 22: US-Bangla Airlines will start flights from Dhaka and Chittagong to Chennai and from Dhaka to Kolkata from 28 October.

Bangladesh okays Dhaka-Vienna direct flights, approves draft

Dhaka, October 20: A draft agreement on aviation between the two countries has been approved at a regular cabinet meeting aimed at establishing direct air links between Dhaka and the Austrian capital Vienna.