Actor Saleh Ahmed dies

Noted Bangla drama actor Saleh Ahmed passed away on Wednesday afternoon. He was 83. He breathed his last at 2:33 pm while undergoing treatment in the capital's Apollo

Int’l community urged to recognise genocide of ‘71

The International Crimes Tribunal-1 today said the global community should recognise the genocide happened in Bangladesh during the Liberation War so that such crimes do not

Rana Plaza victims remembered

Bangladesh is observing the sixth anniversary of Rana Plaza tragedy, the industrial disaster that killed at least 1,100 people back in 2013.

DU-affiliated college students block Nilkhet

Students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University blockaded Nilkhet again today on demands of a five-point charter including explanation of mass fails.

Writ seeks prescription mandate on antibiotics

A Supreme Court lawyer filed a writ petition at the High Court today seeking to mandate a doctor’s prescription for purchase of antibiotics from pharmacies.

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.

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