1d ago| News Multimedia

DU clashes spread to Khulna

In Khulna, at least 50 people were injured in clashes between the ruling party's student wing activists and BNP's student wing activists. At least 25 people have been arrested in the...

1d ago| News Multimedia

Can monkeypox become a pandemic?

Monkeypox has emerged as a new concern in a world ravaged by Covid-19 pandemic. Despite the fact that no deaths have been reported, monkeypox cases have been detected in 12 countries across Europe,...

2d ago| News Multimedia

Biman to use its own planes for Hajj flights

Biman Bangladesh Airlines has backed away from its decision to fly Hajj pilgrims on leased aircraft this time around. Instead, Biman has decided to use its own planes.

1w ago| News Multimedia

Phulchari char areas: Where people live without roads, hospitals 

In the char areas of Phulchari upazila of Gaibandha, people don’t have access to roads, healthcare facilities, and to a number of basic facilities. Millions of people here have to travel 40-50km...

1w ago| News Multimedia

High risk of dengue: Are the city corporations prepared?

From the beginning of the monsoon season number of dengue patients start increasing. Ahead of this year's monsoon season, the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) conducted a survey...

1w ago| News Multimedia

Canal encroachment: 900 bigha Manikganj farmland at waterlogging risk

In Dighi union of Manikganj Sadar upazila, a former UP member filled up and encroached a canal. Local farmers are now fearing a disaster in the coming monsoon.

May 26, 2022
May 26, 2022

DU clashes spread to Khulna

In Khulna, at least 50 people were injured in clashes between the ruling party's student wing activists and BNP's student wing activists. At least 25 people have been arrested in the...

May 26, 2022
May 26, 2022

Can monkeypox become a pandemic?

Monkeypox has emerged as a new concern in a world ravaged by Covid-19 pandemic. Despite the fact that no deaths have been reported, monkeypox cases have been detected in 12 countries across Europe,...

May 25, 2022
May 25, 2022

Biman to use its own planes for Hajj flights

Biman Bangladesh Airlines has backed away from its decision to fly Hajj pilgrims on leased aircraft this time around. Instead, Biman has decided to use its own planes.

May 25, 2022
May 25, 2022

Roads on Dhaleshwari river

Roads had been built by dumping sand within the river for movement of trucks. Due to unplanned extraction of sand from the river, river erosion has taken place in Ranadia of ​​Manikganj Sadar Upazila.

May 24, 2022
May 24, 2022

What is Bangladesh's per capita national debt?

Bangladesh's per capita income is rising by the day. That is great news. But do you know the national debt per capita of a child born today or yesterday? What is the Bangladeshi government&...

May 23, 2022
May 23, 2022

How Haji Salim became rich and powerful

After much controversy, ruling party MP Haji Md Salim surrendered in time after returning from abroad. He was sentenced to 13 years in prison in a corruption case filed in 2008. In its last verdict...

May 23, 2022
May 23, 2022

Heavy rainfall and water from hills deluge Sunamganj

Lalpur, Gourarang, Saheb Bari Ghat and many other low-lying areas in the Sunamganj district are now submerged under floodwater caused by heavy rainfall - threatening catastrophic damage to the...

May 22, 2022
May 22, 2022

Bohemian tales of the rebel poet

From Churulia, Bardhaman to Dhanmondi, Dhaka. And so many places in between - College Street, Taltola Lane, CIT Road. And of course Kolkata, dear city. During his lifetime, the bohemian poet Kazi...

May 21, 2022
May 21, 2022

Why are antibiotics becoming ineffective with time?

Antibiotic-resistant bacteria have become alarmingly prevalent in recent years, according to several studies. Antibiotics' capacity to treat infected patients is decreasing. Antibiotic...

May 21, 2022
May 21, 2022

Akib: From hobbyist to exporting fishing baits

Forgoing the opportunity of a comfortable life in New Zealand, H Ataur Rahman Akib returned to his homeland Bangladesh. He didn't even settle in capital Dhaka, and went to Rajshahi to become...