Oil prices shoot to 2019 highs on US Iran sanctions move

World oil prices struck fresh 2019 highs on Tuesday after the US cracked down on Iranian oil exports while stock markets were buoyed by a raft of positive US corporate results.

PM visits residence of late Hamida Khanam

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today visited the residence of late Hamida Khanam Ranu, sister of Sheikh Kabir Hossain, at Lalmatia here to see her dead body.

Dhaka-Rajshahi nonstop train from tomorrow

The West Zone of Bangladesh Railway (BR) has set to launch the ‘Bonolota Express’ a non-stop intercity train, on Rajshahi-Dhaka route to meet up the long-cherished demands

North Korea’s Kim arrives in Russia for summit with Putin

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un crossed the border into Russia Wednesday for a first summit with Vladimir Putin, as Pyongyang seeks closer ties with its traditional ally amid a

Toll in Sri Lanka bombings rises to 359: police

The toll in a series of suicide bomb blasts on Easter Sunday targeting hotels and churches in Sri Lanka has risen to 359, police said Wednesday.

Second session of 11th JS today

The second session of the 11th Jatiya Sangsad (JS) will begin at 5 pm today. On April 3, President Abdul Hamid summoned the session exercising his power bestowed upon him as

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