Bangladesh

EU hopes all parties to take part in BD’s next election

The European Union (EU) hopes that all the political parties in Bangladesh will take part in the next national election saying there have been some 'lessons learned' from the last election. "There've been some lessons...

Finance Minister takes up GP’s dropped calls to Telenor chief

Finance Minister AMA Muhith has taken the issue of call-drops of Grameenphone with the president of Telenor Group, which owns majority stakes of the largest mobile phone operator in Bangladesh. Muhit, who is now in...
German entrepreneurs to invest more in Bangladesh

German entrepreneurs to invest more in Bangladesh

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday urged the German entrepreneurs to invest more in Bangladesh taking the advantage of the cheap labour and other facilities the country is currently providing. She made the call when...
EU has said it will continue to press Bangladesh to conclude the negotiations on the SOPs

EU has said it will continue to press Bangladesh to conclude the negotiations on...

The European Union (EU) has said it will continue to press Bangladesh to conclude the negotiations on the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) on the return of irregular migrants from the EU by the end...
Dhaka-Beijing defence ties reach 'unprecedented heights'

Dhaka-Beijing defence ties reach ‘unprecedented heights’

Over the past four decades, Bangladesh and China have maintained close military ties reaching defence relations between the two countries 'unprecedented heights', said the Chinese Embassy in Dhaka on Monday. "China is not only a...
Awami League has now been turned into a "symbol of confidence and support - Sheikh Hasina

Awami League has now been turned into a “symbol of confidence and support –...

Prime Minister and Leader of the House Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday said Bangladesh Awami League has now been turned into a "symbol of confidence and support" of 16 crore people as the party is...
Rise of environmental movement

Rise of environmental movement

The environment has been wielding the whole world life and its ecosystem from the time immemorial. Untoward environment destroys the living world. On the other hand, the utile environment ameliorates the community and civilization....

Bangladesh and Poland on Saturday agreed to establish a Joint Working Group

Bangladesh and Poland on Saturday agreed to establish a Joint Working Group for migration of skilled workers and maritime economy. The agreement came during meetings of State Minister for Foreign Affairs Shahriar Alam and Polish...
The best 10 countries to live in if you're a woman

The best 10 countries to live in if you’re a woman

In 1909, the first International Women's Day was celebrated. It came after a strike that protested against horrible working conditions for women, and since then, plenty of other women's issues have been brought to...
men are from Mars, women are from Venus

Men are from Mars, women are from Venus

In the latest "men are from Mars, women are from Venus" debate, neuroscience jumps into the fray. In what UPI deems the "largest functional brain imaging survey ever," researchers from California's Amen Clinics used...