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UN: Asia suffered hottest year on record...

'Asia suffered hottest year on record...

World

Tue, Oct 26 2021

Also, floods and storms in 2020 affected nearly 50 million people in Asia, killing

WHO: Pandemic will drag on into...

WHO: Pandemic will drag on into...

Coronavirus

Thu, Oct 21 2021

Less than 5% of Africa's population have been vaccinated, compared to 40% on most other...

Global rainforest loss 'relentless'...

Global rainforest loss 'relentless'...

World

Wed, Mar 31 2021

The world loss 4.2m hectares of primary forest in 2020 – equalled the size of the Netherlands

OP-ED: A look back with...

OP-ED: A look back with...

Ekram Kabir

Fri, Mar 26 2021

We wanted to multiply our profits at a time when others were helpless

OP-ED: Covid-19: A year in...

OP-ED: Covid-19: A year in...

Nadia Kabir Barb

Fri, Feb 26 2021

The pandemic has become part of our daily lives, but with the vaccine rollouts, there is a ray of hope...

IDLC Finance has a vintage year amid...

IDLC Finance has a vintage year amid...

Stock Market

Thu, Feb 18 2021

At the end of 2020, IDLC’s net operating cash flow per share -- which is all cash generated by...

Best Netflix original films of

Best Netflix original films of

Showtime

Sun, Jan 31 2021

Netflix is home to nearly 4000 films. Around 1500 of those are originals produced by the streaming giant....

OP-ED: Terms which mis-defined

OP-ED: Terms which mis-defined

Jeffrey Frankel

Tue, Jan 5 2021

To be accurate in language is sometimes necessary to be accurate in reality

OP-ED: Love for 2020

OP-ED: Love for 2020

Ekram Kabir

Sat, Jan 2 2021

The past year was full of reflections and realizations

ED: Turning the page on a most difficult...

ED: Turning the page on a most difficult...

Editorial

Fri, Jan 1 2021

We overcame challenges we could not have fathomed and, with that in mind, let us look forward to...

Padma Bridge, metro rail, Bangabandhu...

2020: Padma Bridge, Bangabandhu Tunnel,...

Bangladesh

Thu, Dec 31 2020

The authorities concerned have been urged to achieve the skill to implement a project within the schedule...

10 major incidents of 2020

10 major incidents of 2020

Bangladesh

Thu, Dec 31 2020

The most sensational murder of the year was the killing of retired army major Sinha

OP-ED: How coronavirus distorted our...

OP-ED: How coronavirus distorted our...

The Conversation

Wed, Dec 30 2020

Will time regain its regular rhythm in 2021?

From child marriage to revenge porn:...

10 set-backs for women in 2020

World

Tue, Dec 29 2020

Covid-19 forced school closures in most countries, impacting hundreds of millions of girls

OP-ED: Our new vocabulary for our new...

OP-ED: Our new vocabulary for our new...

Saleem Samad

Tue, Dec 29 2020

The word ‘pandemic’ has become a part of all our lives now

OP-ED: Lessons from a horrible

OP-ED: Lessons from a horrible

Towheed Feroze

Mon, Dec 28 2020

2020 has been extremely difficult -- but is there hope for the future?

In Pictures: The 50th Victory Day

In Pictures: The 50th Victory Day

Nation

Wed, Dec 16 2020

The nation celebrates the 50th Victory Day, the most precious day for Bangladeshis, as the country was...

Infographic: Review of news events in...

Infographic: Review of news events in...

World

Fri, Dec 11 2020

Democrat Joe Biden looked to have won the contentious presidential election in the United States but...

Infographic: Scientific achievements...

Infographic: Scientific achievements...

World

Wed, Dec 9 2020

Chinese health authorities and the World Health Organization (WHO) announced the discovery of a novel...

Interactive: World events scheduled...

Interactive: World events scheduled...

World

Tue, Dec 1 2020

An online summit on the fifth anniversary of the landmark Paris agreement aims to spur momentum for climate...

Infographic: The best archaeological...

Infographic: The best archaeological...

World

Tue, Dec 1 2020

A selection of notable archaeological finds and excavations from the past year, ranging from the standout...