3 killed in US
on September 26, 2021 at 2:46 pm
At least 50 others are injured after an Amtrak train derailed in Montana
La Palma’s airport reopens
although flights cancelled
on September 26, 2021 at 12:40 pm
Spain’s airport operator Aena said the airport has reopened after teams cleared ash off the runway
Taliban ask airlines to resume international flights
on September 26, 2021 at 11:15 am
The Taliban government in Afghanistan promises full cooperation with airlines and says problems at Kabul airport have been resolved
Man arrested for Sabina’s murder
on September 26, 2021 at 9:11 am
A 38-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of killing the 28-year-old Bangladeshi-British teacher
Israeli troops kill 5 Hamas gunmen: military
on September 26, 2021 at 8:02 am
Two soldiers including an officer are critically wounded in one of the incidents
Odisha, Andhra Pradesh on alert as cyclone looms
on September 26, 2021 at 7:23 am
A cyclonic storm, named Gulab, is likely to make landfall on Sunday evening, IMD says
Merkel’s superpower – being underestimated
on September 26, 2021 at 6:18 am
Her 16-year reign is evidence that effective politics doesn’t require losing your humanity
China seizing foreigners to get back arrested executive
on September 26, 2021 at 5:42 am
The speed at which Beijing returned two Canadians held seemingly tit-for-tat in exchange may signal comfort with the tactic
Canadian bishops apologise for ‘abusive’ indigenous schools
on September 26, 2021 at 4:46 am
We acknowledge the grave abuses that were committed by some members of our Catholic community; physical, psychological, emotional, spiritual, cultural, and sexual,” the statement added
Germans vote to pick Merkel successor
on September 26, 2021 at 4:17 am
The national election looks too close to call, with the centre-left Social Democrats mounting a strong challenge to retiring Merkel’s conservatives
Singapore reports 1,939 COVID-19 cases, highest since April last year
on September 26, 2021 at 4:57 pm
Singapore’s health ministry reported 1,939 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday, the highest since the beginning of the pandemic.
Group of transport owners, workers call off strike following home minister’s assurance
on September 26, 2021 at 4:31 pm
A group of owners and workers of goods-carrying vehicles, who had vowed to go on a 48-hour work abstention from tomorrow, withdrew their programme following a meeting with the home minister today.
2 killed in India’s Andhra Pradesh as Cyclone Gulab makes landfall
on September 26, 2021 at 3:56 pm
At least two fishermen were killed as Cyclone Gulab, packed with a wind power of 90km per hour, made landfall between the coastal areas of adjacent Indian states of Odisha and Andhra Pradesh tonight, officials said.
Law minister steps in to resolve dispute over Ctg’s Court Building Hill
on September 26, 2021 at 3:51 pm
The law ministry has taken an initiative to resolve the face-off between Chattogram district administration and lawyers of Chattogram court over construction of two establishments at the Parir Pahar, popularly known as Court Building Hill, in the port city.
Textbook errors: HC summons NCTB chairman, member for explanation
on September 26, 2021 at 3:37 pm
The High Court today expressed dismay at the errors regarding history of Bangladesh’s Liberation War in some secondary and higher secondary level textbooks and said such mistakes are unfortunate.
Animation film ‘Mujib Amar Pita’ set to premiere on PM Hasina’s birthday
on September 26, 2021 at 3:13 pm
“Mujib Amar Pita” an animated film based on the book by the same name authored by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, is set to be released on her birthday on September 28, announced State Minister for ICT Division Zunaid Ahmed Palak at a press conference today.
The case of changing deadlines and increasing budget of megaprojects
on September 26, 2021 at 3:04 pm
Payra Bridge is finally going to open to traffic after a 5-year extension of the project deadline and with Tk 1 ,000 crore in extra spending. Commuters will no longer have to board ferries to go from Barishal to Kuakata or Patuakhali by road.
3 workers suffer burn injuries at Savar knitting factory
on September 26, 2021 at 2:49 pm
Three workers of a knitting factory in Savar suffered burn injuries after hot water fell on them this afternoon.
DoE fines 16 individuals Tk 32.3 lakh for damaging hills in Chattogram
on September 26, 2021 at 1:58 pm
The Department of Environment (DoE) in Chattogram today fined 16 people Tk 32.3 lakh for damaging hills in the port city.
‘Introduce on-arrival visas to attract tourists’
on September 26, 2021 at 1:13 pm
State Minister for Civil Aviation and Tourism Md Mahbub Ali today said his ministry has requested the home ministry to introduce on-arrival visas to attract tourists during the post-Coronavirus period.