2h ago| Business

Light engineering, plastic key for faster export growth now: senior commerce secretary

Bangladesh needs to shift its product concentration to sectors like light engineering so that it can gradually move upwards in its industrialisation pathway, Senior Commerce Secretary Tapan Kanti...

57m ago| India

Indian Air Force to recreate 1971 Tangail, Meghna operations on Republic Day

The airdrop operation by Indian Air Force in Tangail to prevent retreating Pakistani troops from reaching Dhaka in 1971 and the helicopter-borne campaign over Meghna river for faster movement of...

2h ago| Export

Bangladesh’s exports to India to grow record $2 billion by FY22: FBCCI

Bangladesh’s exports to the Indian markets are expected to reach $2 billion for the first time at the end of the current financial year as the demand for Bangladeshi products is increasing to the...

2h ago| Tech news

Facebook considers Taslima Nasrin ‘dead’ after misinterpreting her post

Author Taslima Nasrin’s Facebook account is showing “Remembering” before her name on the profile page as it is apparent that the social media platform considers her to be “dead” after...

1h ago| BPL 2022

'Liton is a good quality international player now'

Comilla Victorians advisor and former Bangladesh coach Steve Rhodes stated Liton Das became more consistent with his form over the years since the English man left his post as the Tigers' head...

2h ago| Crime & Justice

Rab arrests suspended constable with stolen motorcycle in Ctg

Rapid Action Battalion (RAB-7) arrested a couple, including a suspended police constable, in connection with stealing motorbikes from Chittagong's EPZ area in the early hours today.

5d ago| News Multimedia

Not picked in lottery: Admission of over 50 students uncertain!

Students and their guardians protested for the third consecutive day in front of Savar Adhar Chandra Government High School, demanding admission of the students to sixth grade.

2h ago| Agriculture

10 new high-yielding paddy varieties released

Ten new varieties of high-yielding paddy, including zinc-enriched crop, have been registered and released for cultivation in the next Boro season.

4h ago| Southeast Asia

Indonesia passes law to move capital from Jakarta to jungled Borneo

Indonesia's parliament has approved a bill to relocate the nation's capital from Jakarta to Kalimantan on Borneo, House Speaker Puan Maharani said on Tuesday.

5h ago| USA

Biden’s first year as US president: Shooting high and falling short

Joe Biden’s long arc in public life has always had one final ambition: to sit behind the Resolute Desk of the Oval Office. ...