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Humayun Ahmed’s 9th death anniversary...

Humayun Ahmed’s 9th death anniversary...

People

Mon, Jul 19 2021

The writer died of cancer at a hospital in New York on July 19, 2012

Freedom fighter Mrinal Kanti passes...

War veteran Mrinal Kanti passes...

People

Sat, Jul 17 2021

President Md Abdul Hamid, who was a classmate of the 1971 war veteran, expresses profound shock

Public food distribution for poor...

Public food distribution for poor...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jun 22 2021

Lack of administrative efforts, the pandemic and shortage of food reserve in public granaries behind...

University Press Limited publisher Mohiuddin...

UPL publisher Mohiuddin Ahmed no...

People

Tue, Jun 22 2021

The emeritus publisher has been a survivor of Parkinson's disease for nearly 20 years who also survived...

Phedra Moon Morris wins PAFSO

Phedra Moon Morris wins PAFSO

People

Mon, Jun 21 2021

The Canadian diplomat demonstrated a strong commitment to international accountability and justice for...

2 cousins drown in Ghaghot River in...

2 cousins drown in Ghaghot River in...

Accident

Mon, Jun 14 2021

The two children drowned while they were trying to collect their football from the river

Bangladeshi youth shines in global yoga...

Bangladeshi youth shines in global yoga...

Bangladesh

Sun, Jun 13 2021

Helali has been a student of yoga for the last 11 years

Urban Health Innovation Challenge 2021:...

Urban Health Innovation Challenge 2021:...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jun 10 2021

A total of 42 teams participated in the challenge

Two Bangladeshis among New York Times...

2 Bangladeshis win New York Times...

Bangladesh

Sat, May 29 2021

They will get $15,000 in financial assistance for each year of college

Language Movement veteran Lokman Hakim...

1952 veteran Lokman Hakim dies

Bangladesh

Wed, May 26 2021

He had received the Bhashani National Award for his contributions to the 1952 movement

Taslima Nasrin infected with Covid-19...

Taslima Nasrin contracts Covid-19

People

Sun, May 9 2021

The writer says she hasn’t stepped out of home for over a year

Remembering Tagore, the polymath who...

Remembering Rabindranath Tagore

People

Sat, May 8 2021

The legendary poet's birth anniversary goes online for the second year in a row

Swadhin Bangla Betar Kendra artiste...

Anup Bhattacharya passes away

People

Thu, May 6 2021

The 77-year-old breathed his last while undergoing treatment at a Dhaka hospital on Thursday night.

Dr Hameeda Hossain gets BDI Lifetime...

Dr Hameeda Hossain gets BDI Lifetime...

People

Sun, Apr 25 2021

Dr Hameeda is also a founding member of Ain o Salish Kendra, a legal aid and human rights...

Bangla Academy president Prof Shamsuzzaman...

Prof Shamsuzzaman Khan no more

People

Wed, Apr 14 2021

Apart from Covid-19, the eminent folklorist was suffering from old age complications

National award-winning music director...

Music director Farid Ahmed passes...

People

Tue, Apr 13 2021

He contracted Covid-19 last month and was put on life support on Sunday

RMG workers will have to walk to their...

RMG workers will have to walk to their...

Bangladesh

Mon, Apr 12 2021

The factory owners claim that since most of them live within the vicinity of their workplace, they can...

Bangladeshi expat wins 23C in Abu Dhabi...

Bangladeshi expat wins 23C in Abu Dhabi...

Around the Web

Sun, Apr 4 2021

Shahed first travelled to Abu Dhabi at the age of 15

Shwapno stands beside woman rickshaw...

Shwapno stands beside woman rickshaw...

People

Thu, Apr 1 2021

Baby Akter will delivers goods from the supershop to its customers in Mirpur 11 area

Namita Ghosh, first female artiste of...

First female SBBK artist Namita Ghosh...

People

Sat, Mar 27 2021

After battling cancer for a long time, she had tested positive for Covid-19 earlier this month

Son of one, father to millions

Son of one, father to millions

People

Sat, Mar 20 2021

As Bangladesh kicks off its celebration of Mujib Year, officially termed as “Mujib Borsho,”...