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Saudi woman handed death sentence for killing Bangladeshi...

A criminal court in Saudi Arabia has handed the death sentence to a Saudi woman for killing her Bangladeshi maid in a ruling rights gro...

Bangladesh, India FM-level talks on Mar 4

Bangladesh and India would hold foreign minister-level official talks on March 4 in Dhaka. Indian external affairs minister S Jaishank...

Two murder cases: Bangladesh govt pardons Haris and Anis t...

Anis Ahmed (L), Haris Ahmed (R) and Josef Ahmed (B),Collected The government has granted clemency to the two c...

Bangladesh to move more Rohingya Muslims to remote island

Bangladesh is moving 3,000-4,000 more Rohingya Muslim refugees to a remote Bay of Bengal island over the next two days, two officials s...

Bangladesh keeps an eye on Myanmar

Since the coup in Myanmar, Bangladesh has discussed the situation in Myanmar with four countries including China and the US. In these d...

Bangladesh Police force to get two state-of-art choppers

Two state-of-the-art helicopters are being added to the Bangladesh Police for further enhancement of the force's efficiency and capabil...

CAAB signs deal with Chinese joint venture to expand Cox’s...

Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh (CAAB) and a joint venture of Changjiang Yichang Waterway Engineering Bureau (CYWEB) and China C...

New horizon in US-Bangladesh ties visible with Biden admin...

Bangladesh's bilateral ties with the United States are wide-ranging and have historical roots. The Father of the Nation Bangabandhu She...

Bangladesh wants to establish direct shipping link with Ma...

Bangladesh wants to establish a direct shipping link with Maldives as part of its move to boost trade, while also streamlining the labo...

China's recovery creates opportunities for higher cooperat...

China ended 2020 on solid footing as the country is set to become the only major economy to post expansion in a year ravaged by the pan...

Al Jazeera story, government’s response and the state of o...

Photo: Collected The Al Jazeera report on Bangladesh titled "All the Prime Minister's Men", aired early Tuesday morning, revealed...

‘Turkish president’s visit to Bangladesh will boost ties’

Mosud Mannan A top-level visit from Turkey to Bangladesh in the coming months is expected to unravel a wide range of opportunities...

'Back empty-handed': Bangladeshis cut off from jobs abroad...

When the pandemic forced Firoza Begum back to Bangladesh after six months trapped in her employer’s house without pay, her husban...

Bangladesh jails 50 for 2002 attack on PM Sheikh Hasina’s...

A Bangladesh court has jailed 50 opposition activists for up to 10 years for an attack on the current prime minister’s motorcade...

Bangladesh scores $1.2bn through tax amnesty offer

A street vendor hawks fresh bank notes, in high demand, ahead of the Eid festival, in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on May 24, 2020.  ...

Saw all, heard all; what will we do?

All the Prime Minister's Men Tuesday reminded readers, to some extent, of All the President's Men, a book based on epic investi...

DEMOCRACY INDEX: BANGLADESH MOVES FOUR NOTCHES UP

While a large majority of countries recorded a decline in their total score compared to the previous year, Bangladesh fared better in t...

Shamsul Haque makes history by becoming first Bangladeshi-...

Bangladesh-origin American Shamsul Haque has been promoted to the rank of Lt Commander in the Detective Squad of New York Police Depart...

Bangladesh to sign currency swap deal with Russia

Bangladesh is preparing to take an alternative route to strengthen its trade ties with Russia, bypassing the US sanctions on the latter...

Bangladesh expects Myanmar to keep Rohingya repatriation c...

Bangladesh called for "peace and stability" in Myanmar after a military coup on Monday (Feb 1), and said it hoped its neighbour makes g...

Bangladesh slips 2 steps in corruption index, second-worst...

Bangladesh has slipped two places in the Global Corruption Perception Index 2020 released by the Transparency International (TI) and is...