• Friday, May 14, 2021
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Khaleda’s family all set to fly her...

Khaleda all set to fly abroad for...

Bangladesh

Thu, May 6 2021

Petition to allow her to get better medical treatment abroad forwarded to Law Ministry, says Home Minister...

Khaleda’s treatment: Family’s appeal...

Family’s appeal to take Khaleda abroad...

Politics

Wed, May 5 2021

Khaleda was moved to the Coronary Care Unit (CCU) at Evercare Hospital on Monday after complaining of...

Ailing Khaleda Zia can travel abroad...

Ailing Khaleda Zia can travel abroad...

Politics

Tue, May 4 2021

The BNP chief’s lawyers say government can pardon her sentence under Section 401 of the Penal...

Covid-19 fallout: Informal sector hit...

Covid-19 a curse for informal...

Bangladesh

Fri, Apr 30 2021

Experts say the livelihood of 50 million working people in the informal sector is under threat due to...

Crowds return as shops, malls...

Crowds return as shops, malls...

Bangladesh

Sun, Apr 25 2021

Many shoppers were seen flouting health safety rules and ignoring social distancing

The plastic pandemic: Single-use plastics...

Single-use plastics pile up as Covid-19...

Bangladesh

Wed, Apr 21 2021

People in Bangladesh throw away around 87,000 tons of single-use plastic items every year

Bangladesh’s Covid-19 vaccine stock...

Vaccine stock to run out in a

Coronavirus

Sat, Apr 17 2021

About 5.7 million people have received the first shot while over 900,000 got the second jab

Youths continue voluntary support in...

Youths continue voluntary support in...

Bangladesh

Fri, Apr 16 2021

They are providing groceries, baby food, oxygen cylinders and even ambulance service

‘Covid-19 medical waste disposal...

‘Covid-19 medical waste disposal...

Bangladesh

Sun, Apr 11 2021

Around 93.4% of the Covid-19 related medical waste is not managed properly, says a recent study

After days of protests, markets allowed...

Shopping malls reopen Friday

Government Affairs

Thu, Apr 8 2021

Markets to operate from 9am-5pm until April 13

Ride-sharing businesses hit hard by...

Ride-sharing businesses hit hard by...

Communication

Tue, Apr 6 2021

Suspension of ride-sharing services leading to culture of risky offline trips, Pathao president

They are capable, but differently

They are capable, but differently

Bangladesh

Thu, Apr 1 2021

The government is now emphasizing skill development for people with autism so that they can get job opportunities...

Hartal, traffic restrictions hit Ekushey...

Hartal, traffic restrictions hit Ekushey...

Bangladesh

Sun, Mar 28 2021

Some publishers fear stalls may have to shut down if hartal continues

Book Fair: Children’s zone desolate...

Book Fair: Children’s zone desolate...

Dhaka

Sat, Mar 27 2021

Publishers fear they will not be able to recoup investment, let alone make profit

Children with Down Syndrome need...

Children with Down Syndrome need...

Health

Sat, Mar 20 2021

'The behaviour of children with Down Syndrome may be different, but they still have talent and...

A mother’s long wait to see her...

A mother’s long wait to see her...

Bangladesh

Thu, Mar 18 2021

Nyma has not been able to see her son for the past year allegedly because of her husband 

Post-economic burden of Covid pandemic...

Pandemic continues to drive child...

Bangladesh

Tue, Mar 2 2021

Study finds significant increase in child marriage despite majority of incidents going unreported

A year later, nurse reflects on the...

A year later, nurse reflects on the...

Coronavirus

Wed, Feb 24 2021

Nurse Mary underwent treatment in the hospital for a month and was even taken to the ICU when her condition...

'Everything will be anglicized without...

'Bangladesh will be anglicized without...

Special Supplement

Sun, Feb 21 2021

Prof Abul Kashem Fazlul Haque is a former professor of Bangla language and literature at Dhaka University....

Why are stray dogs still being...

Why are stray dogs still being...

Dhaka

Thu, Feb 18 2021

Two recent incidents have raised concern among animal rights activists

Why is DSCC removing 400,000 rickshaws...

Why is DSCC removing 400,000...

Dhaka

Sun, Feb 14 2021

The move may drive 600,000 people towards unemployment, stakeholders say