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PM reaches Washington DC from New York

Would have used EVM in 300 seats if I could: EC Alamgir

Contractor GK Shamim, 7 others get life sentence in arms case

32 killed after boat capsizes on Karatoya river in Panchagarh

Shakib, Puja to work together again

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.

British MP-Ministers pay homage to Bangabandhu on Independence Day

London, March 31: In a diplomatic reception given by Bangladesh High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, Saida Muna Tasneem, to mark the great Independence Day, the British Ministers and senior Members of Parliament (MPs) paid their deep respects to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

Bangladesh votes in favour of Ukraine in UN

New York, March 25: Bangladesh has voted in favour of a UN resolution calling for immediate action to address the humanitarian crisis caused by the Russian invasion of Ukraine. The resolution in favour of Ukraine was passed by 140 votes.