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Singer Andrew Kishore passes away

Popular singer Andrew Kishore passed away on Monday evening at a clinic in Rajshahi city. He has been undergoing treatment at a clinic run by...

Bangladesh’s coronavirus death toll rises to 2,096

The death toll from coronavirus in Bangladesh rose to 2,096 on Monday as the health authorities confirmed the death of 44 more patients in...

Trade between India and Bangladesh through Petrapole-Benapole border in WB resumes

Trade between India and Bangladesh through the Petrapole-Benapole border in West Bengal resumed on Sunday after the state government opened the border for Bangladeshi...

BSF alerts units along Bangladesh border against spurt in human trafficking during Covid-19

The Border Security Force (BSF) has sounded an alert all along the 4,096 km long India-Bangladesh front to check cross-border human trafficking instances that...

Banks in Bangladesh have the lowest capital base in South Asia

The capital base of Bangladesh's banking sector is much weaker than in peer countries -- a situation that not only highlights its frailty but...

Covid-19 death toll in Bangladesh crosses 2,000

Fifty-five people have died from coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, Dr Nasima Sultana, additional director general (administration) of DGHS, said during a...

Italian region asks Bangladeshis to test for Covid-19 after cases found

THE central Italian region of Lazio, fringing the capital Rome, has asked its large Bangladeshi community to undergo "blanket testing" for the coronavirus following...

‘Drunk’ BSF man trespasses into Bangladesh, later returned through flag meeting: BGB

An Indian Border Security Force (BSF) personnel had apparently entered into Bangladesh territory in a drunken state and was later handed over to the...

Covid-19: 29 die, 3,288 infected, 2,673 recover in 24 hours

Twenty-nine people have died from coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, Dr Nasima Sultana, additional director general (administration) of DGHS, said during a...

Bangladesh shuts jute mills, lays off 25,000 workers

Bangladesh has shut its loss-making jute mills and laid off 25,000 employees, saying the state-owned plants could not compete with the private sector. Jute, a...