- January 14, 2018
Three militants were killed in a raid by Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) at a militant hideout in Dhaka’s Nakhalpara area on Friday.
The fire broke out at the slum behind the railway market in the area around 12pm
As the clock strikes 12, the world welcomes a new year with vibrant colors as the start of every year takes us a step closer to the attainment of dreams across cultures.
Dhaka International Trade Fair 2018 will begin on January 1
A total of 40 horse riders took part in the latest race at Chhabbisha Math, held on December 25, 2017.
Winter Pitha Festival 2017 has started on Friday at Bangla Academy premises and will be running till Sunday, from 6am to 9pm
The nation is celebrating the 47th Victory Day, marking Bangladesh’s emergence as an independent country after a bloody nine-month war against the Pakistan occupation forces
Technology enthusiasts in Bangladesh continued to flock to the Bangabandhu International Convention Centre in Dhaka on Saturday, as the Digital World 2017 tech expo entered its third day
The late mayor was taken to his Banani home around 1:20pm where his family and those close to his family paid their respects
Pope Francis arrived in Bangladesh from Myanmar on November 30 for the second stage of a visit that has been overshadowed by the plight of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees
The first span of the much-hyped Padma Bridge has been installed on pillars 37 and 38 at Janjira point. Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader informed media about the development around 10:30am on Saturday. He was accompanied by Padma Bridge Project Director Engr Shafiqul Islam, Senior Secretary Anwarul Islam and other project officials.
Durga Puja is being celebrated all around the country
Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) inaugurated a Tk784cr project to develop Matuail union parishad, a newly attached area of Dhaka-Narayanganj-Demra (DND) with DSCC
Ashtadhatu, or eight metals, is an alloy of eight metals used specifically for the purpose of casting an idol of a Hindu or Jain deity. The eight metals are considered to be sacred in the religious context and often used to make amulets. The cost of crafting an Ashtadhatu idol is immense, which makes them less common.
Rohingya refugees have been desperately entering Bangladesh as it is the only option they have in this battle for survival.
Thousands have already entered the country, fleeing the violence in Rakhine state of neighbouring Myanmar. Thousands of others are still stranded at various border posts in Cox’s Bazar and Bandarban.
By Eid-ul-Azha this year, over 100,000 Rohingya have escaped into Bangladesh from the Rakhine state in the wake of the recent conflict.
The Radisson Blu Dhaka Water Garden is hosting Cantonese Food Festival with grandeur, offering Dhaka citizens a taste of authentic Cantonese cuisine. The festival kicked off on Thursday and has already drawn an impressive number of prominent personalities, with the scheduled end on August 9.
The increase in prices may prove to be temporary, considering the weather clears and Ilish continue to be caught at the current rate
The Westin Dhaka is hosting a Chinese food festival “Culinary Treats from China” at the hotel’s buffet restaurant Seasonal Tastes, which started on Monday, August 7 and will continue till Sunday, August 13
Sizzle your taste buds with exotic Schezuan and Chinese cuisine at the Chinese Food Festival 2017. Visit The Westin Dhaka from 7-13 August, to enjoy flavorful Chinese delicacies to your heart’s content.