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Cyclone Bulbul: Early estimates suggest...

Cyclone Bulbul: Early estimates suggest...

Bangladesh

Tue, Nov 12 2019

At least 25 people reportedly killed due to the cyclone storm that hit the coastal region of Bangladesh...

DLF 2019: Celebrating free thinking...

DLF 2019: Celebrating free thinking...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Thu, Nov 7 2019

State Minister for Cultural Affairs KM Khalid, Bangladesh-born British author Monica Ali and Bangla Academy...

Trans Fat : A silent killer

Trans Fat : A silent killer

Health

Thu, Nov 7 2019

A research published in the British Medical Journal reports that in 2010, the global TFAs intake was...

Cyclone Bulbul brews in Bay of...

Cyclone Bulbul brews in Bay of...

Bangladesh

Wed, Nov 6 2019

The deep depression that currently lies centred over east central and adjacent southeast Bay of Bengal...

Lax first day for new traffic law in...

Lax first day for new traffic law in...

Dhaka

Sat, Nov 2 2019

Most people are not aware of the law’s finer details

Rohingya crisis: Beset by mental health...

Rohingya crisis: Beset by mental health...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Oct 30 2019

This is the first part of a two part series on the mental health of Rohingya refugees

Sexual, reproductive health rights of...

Sexual, reproductive health rights of...

Dhaka

Mon, Oct 28 2019

Before the SRHR needs of people with disabilities can be addressed they need to be included in the plan,...

No disability-friendly transport services...

No disability-friendly transport services...

Bangladesh

Sat, Oct 26 2019

Ongoing Metro Rail project set to be country’s first disability-friendly public transport

'Birth registration of street children...

'Birth registration of street children...

Dhaka

Wed, Oct 23 2019

'Those who do not know their parent's name cannot take birth registration certificates as the...

Bangladesh targets 25% tree coverage...

Bangladesh targets 25% tree coverage...

Bangladesh

Fri, Oct 18 2019

Principal coordinator (SDG affairs) of Prime Minister's Office Abul Kalam Azad recognized the failure...

1st scientific congress on NCDs begins...

1st scientific congress on NCDs begins...

Event

Thu, Oct 17 2019

The aim of the congress is to develop a strong institutional platform, and to strengthen research collaborations...

Rights activists doubt convictions,...

Rights activists doubt convictions,...

Bangladesh

Tue, Oct 15 2019

'Everyone try to establish ties with the ruling party and once that connection is established, justice...

ACC DG: The hotline received 32 lakh...

ACC DG: The hotline received 32 lakh...

Dhaka

Tue, Oct 15 2019

ACC has the highest number of conviction rate among law enforcing commissions, the DG claims

Working parents in Savar fret over children's...

Working parents in Savar fret over children's...

Nation

Fri, Oct 4 2019

They observe that the problem lies in not having an adequate number of schools, educational institutions...

Govt considering banning...

Govt considering banning...

Bangladesh

Thu, Oct 3 2019

Medical Education and Family Welfare Division Secretary Shaikh Yusuf Harun made the disclosure

TIB: Irregularities, corruption led...

TIB: Irregularities, corruption led...

Corruption

Wed, Sep 25 2019

TIB said the research was done considering the dengue situation an emergency health hazard

Minister: Casino is a form of gambling,...

Minister: Casino is a form of gambling,...

Dhaka

Wed, Sep 25 2019

'In our country, any form of gambling is illegal, and it is not acceptable in any way'

Bangladesh encouraged to apply for UN...

Bangladesh encouraged to apply for UN...

Dhaka

Wed, Sep 25 2019

'Yet, we see tremendous opportunity through the commitment that the government has shown, and we...

DNCC mayor: No party offices on...

DNCC mayor: No party offices on...

Dhaka

Sun, Sep 22 2019

A Jubo League office on road no 11 at Uttara Sector 3 was dismantled

DNCC evicts illegal establishments in...

DNCC evicts illegal establishments in...

Dhaka

Sun, Sep 22 2019

They are evicting all illegal establishments along the pavements of the area

Learn your rights before getting...

Learn your rights before getting...

Law & Rights

Sun, Sep 15 2019

The discussion was organized by Bangladesh Legal Aid and Services Trust (BLAST) at their office in...