- June 19, 2017
After a Manikganj court sentenced a bus driver to life-term imprisonment on Wednesday for the death of five people including eminent filmmakers Tareque Masud and Mishuk Munier in 2011, family members of the deceased said that justice had been done.
The government has decided to announce national budget in Parliament for the fiscal year 2017-18 on June 1.
Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MCCI) on Wednesday said all major economic indicators have maintained a steady improvement.
Finance Minister AMA Muhith on Wednesday said there will be no gas crisis in the country after 2018.
Dhaka stocks ended higher on Wednesday riding on the large and mid-cap stocks as investors continued buying spree ahead of year-end dividend declaration.
Bangladesh’s GDP could be over 8% if the much-awaited Padma Bridge was built within the estimated deadline by 2015.
Dhaka Stock Exchange Brokers Association (DBA) is going to organise a seminar to make the brokers aware of corporate good governance and compliance issues to run the stock market.
Samsung Electronics has introduced the 2017 models of Air Conditioners – 8-pole Digital Inverter Compressor Air Conditioner – with a 10-year compressor replacement warranty in Bangladesh.
Like every year, the Filmfare Awards show has made news yet again. This year, Shah Rukh Khan and Kapil Sharma were seen co-hosting the show, but they hardly had enough time to rehearse together.
Over the years, there have been mega blockbusters from B-town that honestly do not deserve the hefty amount of profit they have made at the box office while some brilliant films do meager business. Surprisingly, some movies which have eventually moved on to become cult classics did not do as well initially. Here are a few of those gems, which deserved better box office numbers.
It is the first ever trip by any internationally-reputed sea cruise line to Bangladesh
Lindsay Lohan claims she was “racially profiled” while wearing a headscarf at London’s Heathrow airport.
Jaya Ahsan has been nominated for the Filmfare Award East in the Best Female Actor in a Leading Role category.
Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO University) has published the textbook, “Bangladesh: History and Politics,” for advanced Bangla learners in Russia
“Twinning and winning at the recording studio with Badhshah,” the Akira girl, Sonakshi tweeted recently.
Authorities of Gopalganj’s Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Science and Technology University (BSMRSTU) have said that they will form a committee on Friday to investigate an allegation against a teacher of sexual harassment.
India made a brilliant comeback in the second half against Iran to clinch the title of the 4th Roll Ball World Cup in the men’s category while India women’s team also emerged as champions for the second time beating the opponents from the same country in the final in the capital on Wednesday.
The government has undertaken a plan to construct two new airports in the country apart from modernisation of the existing Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina told the parliament on Wednesday.
The meeting also included a discussion on bilateral issues, including politics, economy and bilateral relations.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho was coy on questions over Wayne Rooney’s future at the club as he confirmed the striker was still not fit enough to return for their Europa League clash with Saint-Etienne.