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Puja Cherry will be the heroine in Shakib's next movie

Eid-ul-Azha: Large crowd gathers at Kamalapur to get advance train tickets

Chittagong port's container-cargo handling hits record high in FY 2021-22

Flood causes loss of 1,800 cr in Sunamganj

Bangladesh reiterates its commitment to achieve SDGs

The United States congratulates Bangladesh on the inauguration of the Padma Bridge

Dhaka, June 24: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will inaugurate the much-awaited Padma Bridge tomorrow (Saturday) at 10:00 am. The United States has congratulated Bangladesh on the historic moment of the inauguration of the bridge. A statement from the US Embassy in Dhaka was issued on Friday (June 24th).

World No-Tobacco Day today

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 31: Today is World No-Tobacco Day. The World Health Organization (WHO) has set the theme for this year's World No-Tobacco Day — 'Tobacco: Threat to Our Environment' — to raise public and policy-making awareness about tobacco cultivation, production and use of tobacco products, and the harmful effects of tobacco waste on the environment.

Two Bangladeshi peacekeepers honoured posthumously with 'Dag Hammarskjold' medal

New York, May 28: Two Bangladeshi peacekeepers have been honoured posthumous with the prestigious UN medal, 'Dag Hammarskjold', for their supreme sacrifice in the line of duty.

Iconic buildings in Australia's Canberra light up in Bangladesh national flag colours

Canberra, May 7: Important structures in the Australia's capital Canberra have been decorated with the colours of the Bangladeshi national flag.

Bangladesh's High Commissioner to UK receives 'Diplomat of the Year' award

London, April 29: Bangladesh High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, Saida Muna Tasnim, has been awarded the 'Diplomat of the Year Award 2022' by the world-renowned UK-based Diplomat magazine for her outstanding contribution to climate diplomacy.

More than 500 Bangladeshis detained off Libya coast

Tripoli, Libya, April 27: The Libyan police have detained more than 500 people trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea from Libya to Europe illegally. It is learned that 240 Bangladeshis of them have been contacted.

Today is World Earth Day

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, April 22: Today is World Earth Day. The only goal of the day is to preserve the earth by protecting the environment and nature.

Anger grows in Nepal over China's interference

Kathmandu/Beijing, April 17: China's interference in Nepal's internal affairs to influence the country's domestic politics and economy has been growing steadily over time. However, it is also true that the people of Nepal have held numerous anti-China protests.

Bangladesh elected a member of United Nations Commission on Social Development

New York, April 15: Bangladesh has been unanimously elected a member of the United Nations Commission on Social Development (CSocD) for the term 2023-27.

COVID-19: New 'XE' variant more contagious than Omicron

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, April 9: Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Md. Sharfuddin Ahmed has warned about the new 'XE' variant of Covid-19.

Man gets life sentence for the murder of Bangladeshi girl in London

London, April 9: A British court has sentenced Kochi Selamaz (36) to life in prison for the murder of British-Bangladeshi school-teacher Sabina Nessa (26).

Momen calls on US to invest in Bangladesh's economy

Washington, April 7: Foreign Minister Dr. AK Abdul Momen has called on the United States to invest in Bangladesh's economy.

Momen-Blinken meeting: Discussions on trade-investment, sanctions and Rashed Chowdhury

Washington, DC, April 6: In a bilateral meeting with US Secretary of State Antony Blinken in Washington DC on Monday, Foreign Minister Dr. AK Abdul Momen raised a number of issues, including increasing trade and investment, lifting sanctions against the RAB and handing over Bangabandhu's assassin Rashed Chowdhury.

Biden wants to increase partnership with Bangladesh

Washington, DC, Apr 5: In a letter to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, US President Joe Biden expressed confidence that the partnership between Washington and Dhaka would be further enhanced in the next 50 years. 

Dhaka-Washington relations will reach unique heights: Blinken

Washington, DC, April 4: The United States Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken hopes that Bangladesh-US relations will reach a unique height in the next 50 years.