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Foreign secretary: ICJ ruling a victory...

Foreign secretary: ICJ ruling a victory...

Rohingya Crisis

Fri, Jan 24 2020

He urges the Myanmar government to conform to the ICJ ruling by showing respect to the international...

Corruption Perceptions Index: Bangladesh...

Corruption Perceptions Index: Bangladesh...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jan 23 2020

Bangladesh moves three notches up — from 149 to 146 out of 180 countries — in the index

Minority platform to demonstrate on...

Minority platform to demonstrate on...

Dhaka

Thu, Jan 16 2020

The decision came in an urgent meeting of the organization at its office in Dhaka's Purana Paltan...

BIP: Dhaka lost three-fourths wetlands,...

BIP: Dhaka lost three-fourths wetlands,...

Dhaka

Sat, Jan 4 2020

Conducting the survey on a 134 square kilometre (sqkm) area covering the undivided Dhaka City Corporation,...

Law proposing multiple power, gas tariff...

Law proposing multiple power, gas tariff...

Power & Energy

Thu, Jan 2 2020

The decision will also pave the way to uncontrolled spending in the sector and encourage...

Titas in haste to complete prepaid meter...

Titas in haste to complete prepaid meter...

Dhaka

Sun, Dec 22 2019

Till November, it installed 196,700 meters in Dhanmondi, Mohammadpur, Sher-e-Bangla Nagar, Mirpur, Kafrul,...

Controversy walks hand in hand with...

Controversy walks hand in hand with...

Government Affairs

Thu, Dec 19 2019

Researchers and civil society leaders say the ministry has been an almost complete failure ever since...

Petrobangla, Bapex poor show vexes...

Petrobangla, Bapex poor show vexes...

Business

Sun, Dec 15 2019

He said the government might ‘revisit’ the exploration company if it kept failing to perform...

Petrobangla, Bapex slammed heavily for...

Petrobangla, Bapex slammed heavily for...

Dhaka

Sun, Dec 15 2019

The exploration company finds wild animals an obstacle to exploring gas

TIB: Diplomatic limitations led to failed...

TIB: Diplomatic limitations led to failed...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Dec 5 2019

The press briefing was held following a report on the study, 'Bangladesh’s Stance on Forcible...

Nurul Islam's Death: Accident or...

Nurul Islam's Death: Accident or...

Dhaka

Thu, Dec 5 2019

Mystery shrouds Nurul Islam and his son’s death

Power tariff hike: Countdown begins...

Power tariff hike: Countdown begins...

Power & Energy

Wed, Dec 4 2019

BERC is obliged to announce the new tariffs within 90 days after a mass hearing

City corporations owe Tk154cr in electric...

City corporations owe Tk154cr in electric...

Dhaka

Mon, Dec 2 2019

DPDC warns power supply will be cut if dues are not paid by the end of the year

BPDB: Retail power tariff hike a must...

BPDB: Retail power tariff hike a must...

Power & Energy

Sun, Dec 1 2019

BPDB General Manager (Commercial Operation) Md Kausar Ameer Ali said they just want the prices at the...

‘Near threatened’ vulture rescued in...

‘Near threatened’ vulture rescued in...

Nation

Fri, Nov 29 2019

'The rest may have flown to other parts of the country'

BPDB proposes 23% hike for bulk power...

BPDB proposes 23% hike for bulk power...

Dhaka

Fri, Nov 29 2019

PGCBL has asked for a 52% increase in wheeling charges

A sad ending for an endangered...

A sad ending for an endangered...

Nation

Sun, Nov 10 2019

The elephant was stuck in a swamp for almost 30 hours

Move seeking ban on hydrogen...

Move seeking ban on hydrogen...

Rules & Regulations

Wed, Nov 6 2019

The department has drafted a set of five recommendations including the proposed ban, which is likely...

Balloon cylinder blasts: Lax monitoring...

Balloon cylinder blasts: Lax monitoring...

Dhaka

Tue, Nov 5 2019

The October 30 accident that took place around 3:30pm near a slum at the Rupnagar area of Mirpur also...

Power tariff hike in the offing?

Power tariff hike in the offing?

Power & Energy

Thu, Oct 31 2019

BERC in June had increased the new gas prices under eight categories

Speakers: Mass awareness a must to manage...

Speakers: Mass awareness a must to manage...

Dhaka

Thu, Oct 24 2019

A well managed waste system can lead to various benefits including the generation of power, they said...