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Gemcon chairman, director get...

Gemcon chairman, director get...

People

Tue, Feb 9 2021

After taking their doses, they thanked Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina for initiating the vaccination...

Moudud taken to Singapore for...

Moudud taken to Singapore for...

People

Tue, Feb 2 2021

The BNP leader was admitted to Evercare Hospital in Dhaka with low levels of haemoglobin

Sanjeeda Khatun, Col Quazi Zaheer to...

2 Bangladeshis to get Padma Shri...

People

Mon, Jan 25 2021

Musicologist Dr Sanjeeda Khatun and Lt Col (retd) Quazi Sajjad Ali Zaheer have been nominated, according...

Bangladeshi-American Zayn Siddique gets...

Bangladeshi-American named for key White...

People

Thu, Jan 14 2021

Originally from Bangladesh and raised in New York, Siddique is a graduate of Princeton University and...

Journalist Mizanur Rahman Khan laid...

Mizanur Rahman Khan laid to rest

People

Tue, Jan 12 2021

Mizanur, who had been suffering from Covid-19, passed away on Monday evening at the age of 53

IPDC Ogroj: Ramendu Majumdar on life...

IPDC Ogroj: Ramendu Majumdar on life...

People

Sun, Jan 10 2021

Over the past decades, he has regularly published the magazine “Theater” to document the...

BNP leader Moudud Ahmed undergoes pacemaker...

Moudud Ahmed undergoes pacemaker implant...

People

Thu, Jan 7 2021

The two-hour surgery took place at Evercare Hospital in Dhaka

Zeenat Barkatullah’s health condition...

Zeenat Barkatullah’s health...

People

Tue, Jan 5 2021

Zeenat has recently been physically unwell and shifted to ICU ventilation with a critical condition at...

2020: From despair to hope

2020: From despair to hope

People

Thu, Dec 31 2020

Rising from the ashes of deepest despair, we need to hold the fort in 2021 and build our future upon...

Eminent playwright Mannan Hira passes...

Eminent playwright Mannan Hira passes...

Obituary

Wed, Dec 23 2020

The famous dramatist was the recipient of the 2006 Bangla Academy Literary Award

Speakers: Youth need to be part of sustainable...

Speakers: Youth need to be part of sustainable...

People

Sun, Dec 20 2020

Applauding the spirit of youth in creating progressive impact during the pandemic, the speakers made...

First death anniversary of Sir Fazle...

First death anniversary of Sir Fazle...

People

Sat, Dec 19 2020

Sir Fazle Hasan Abed died while undergoing treatment for a brain tumour at a hospital in Dhaka on December...

Malraux: The philosopher and Bangladesh...

The philosopher and the 1971 war

Bangladesh

Wed, Dec 16 2020

'At the age of 70 in September 1971, he was one mighty voice to air on the radio a vehement call...

Bernard-Henri Lévy: A Frenchman’s passion...

A Frenchman’s passion for Bangladesh’s...

Bangladesh

Wed, Dec 16 2020

'A true revolutionary has to get close, very close, to the things themselves; he has to move into...

Dr Mujibul Haq passes away

Dr Mujibul Haq passes away

People

Sun, Dec 13 2020

He is the co-founder of National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases in Dhaka

Hefazat Secretary General Kasemi...

Hefazat Secy Gen Kasemi dies

Bangladesh

Sun, Dec 13 2020

The senior Hefezat leader was hospitalized on December 1 with respiratory and cold-related problems

IPDC Ogroj: Rokia Afzal Rahman reflects...

IPDC Ogroj with Rokia Afzal Rahman

People

Thu, Dec 3 2020

Pioneering entrepreneur Rokia Afzal Rahman is the guest on the eighth episode of IPDC Finance Limited...

Google Doodle celebrates playwright...

Google Doodle celebrates life of Munier...

People

Fri, Nov 27 2020

In 1980, the Bangladesh government posthumously awarded Munier Chowdhury the Independence Day Award

2 Bangladeshis feature in BBC 100 Women...

Two Bangladeshis in BBC 100 Women...

World

Tue, Nov 24 2020

BBC 100 Women names 100 influential and inspirational women around the world every year

PM’s aunt Sheikh Razia laid to rest...

PM’s aunt Sheikh Razia laid to

Bangladesh

Tue, Nov 17 2020

She passed away on Monday while undergoing treatment for old age complications

Transgenders to gain inheritance rights...

Transgenders to gain inheritance...

People

Mon, Nov 16 2020

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina told a cabinet meeting this week that new inheritance laws for the group,...