- June 22, 2017
People from all walks of life are busy buying last minute gifts and looking for the best Eid deals everywhere from upscale malls to street vendors in Dhaka.
The Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority (Wasa) introduces its new ‘water ATM’ service
At least 129 people including several officers and members of the army have been killed in landslides triggered by torrential rain in Rangamati, Bandarban and Chittagong districts
Khalifa Patti in the port city of Chittagong has a tradition of producing lucrative dresses every Eid
A van ploughed into pedestrians and several people were stabbed in central London Saturday, police and witnesses said, leaving “multiple” casualties in what police called a “terrorist” attack days before a general election
The storm affected even those who were hundreds of kilometers away.
Photos show cyclone preparedness programme in effect in Patenga Beach in Chittagong.
In a surprise midnight move, the sculpture of Lady Justice at the Supreme Court premises was removed from its base and taken away. Hefazat, a Qawmi madrasa-based Islamist platform which aspires to have Shariah law enforced in the country, and several other radical groups including Awami Olama League and Islami Andolon Bangladesh had been campaigning against the sculpture, terming it anti-Islamic, since December last year.
When most of the world is celebrating Mother’s Day, there are mothers, living at old homes like Boyosko Punorbason Kendro, who do not know what a day of celebrating motherhood feels like.
Iranian student Reza Parastesh looks so much like his sporting hero Lionel Messi that it almost landed him in jail for disrupting public order this week
A photo feature on the struggles of potters from a village in Bagerhat
The historic May Day is being observed in Bangladesh on Monday like elsewhere in the world amid a growing demand for a new salary structure for workers and ensuring their justified rights
The Dhaka Tribune thanks you for staying with us over these past four years.
Thousands of people thronged the streets and different popular places across Bangladesh as the nation celebrates its most colourful and traditional festival Pohela Boishakh to welcome the Bangla New Year 1424
People celebrating the Bangla New Year, 1424
Photos taken after the attack on the Pentagon on 11 September 2001 have reappeared on the FBI’s website six years after they were first released. American Airlines Flight 77, travelling from Virginia to LA, slammed into the building at around 09:37 local time. US authorities said the plane struck between the first and second floors of the Pentagon, killing 184 people.
More than 40,000 people have been affected as fire guts over 500 shanties at Korail slum in Dhaka’s Mohakhali area. Eighteen fire fighting units are working to douse the blaze