HRW calls for probe into mass dismissals of garment workers

Human Rights Watch (HRW) has urged the Bangladesh government to investigate garment workers and union leaders' allegations of arbitrary dismissals and false criminal cases

India dominates list of world's most polluted cities

India dominated a list of the world’s most polluted cities in 2018, taking 22 of the top 30 spots, Air pollution is estimated to contribute to 7 million premature deaths every

Hundreds of travellers stranded in Nairobi airport strike

Hundreds of travellers were stranded at Nairobi’s international airport Wednesday as riot police deployed and teargas was fired to disperse striking workers.

UN finds herpes killed millions of Iraqi carp

The sudden death last year of millions of Iraqi carp, used in the country’s signature dish, was caused by a strain of herpes harmless to humans, the United Nations said

Nation to observe historic March 7 tomorrow

The nation is set to observe the historic March 7 tomorrow in a befitting manner commemorating the landmark speech by Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman which was touted as

Ducsu aspirants blame each other for electoral code violations

Aspirants from different students’ organisations are allegedly conducting their electioneering for the Dhaka University central Students’ Union (DUCSU) poll violating the

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