Apparel workers to get minimum salary Tk 8,000 from Dec

The minimum wage for the apparel workers across the country announced by the government will be effective from this month, said an official release here today.

Vote condemning Hamas for firing rockets into Israel fails at UN

A US-sponsored resolution condemning militant group Hamas for firing rockets into Israel has failed to pass at the UN General Assembly.The resolution won a majority of 87 to 57,

CNN offices evacuated after bomb threat, says network

CNN’s New York offices were evacuated Thursday night after a bomb threat, the network said, recalling a similar evacuation in October after an explosive device was discovered.

Taliban kill 14 Afghan troops in western province

The Taliban staged a coordinated attack overnight on two Afghan army outposts in western Herat province, killing 14 Afghan soldiers and taking another 21 captive, a provincial

Chinese scientists aim for world’s most detailed 3D map of human brain

Why do some brains discover the laws of universe, while others create soul-stirring music or paintings? How is memory and consciousness generated?We can observe billions of stars

Allen Ginsberg showed a war-ravaged Bangladesh

Bengali poet and novelist Sunil Ganguly, in his autobiography ‘Chhabir Deshe, Kabitar Deshe’ (In the country of pictures and poems), mentioned that he got a scholarship in

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