Fakhrul sits with US Ambassador

BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir started a meeting with US Ambassador in Dhaka Earl R Miller Tuesday (Dec 18), ahead of the 11th parliamentary elections.

Barracks built in Northern Territories

Russia has reportedly built military barracks on the Etorofu and Kunashiri islands, two of four Russian-held islands.

Sheikh Hasina unveils AL manifesto promising townships in rural areas

Prime Minister and Awami League President Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday rolled out her party’s 21-point manifesto with various pledges, including expansion of urban facilities to

Dispose of plea seeking cancellation of 25 Jamaat men is candidature: HC asks EC

The High Court asked the Election Commission on Tuesday to resolve an appeal challenging legality of 22 Jamaat-e-Islami leaders contesting the polls with BNP’s electoral symbol.

High Court confirms Khaleda’s ineligibility to contest election

The High Court on Tuesday rejected a writ petition filed challenging the cancellation of BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia’s candidature, barring her from contest the December-30

Asian markets sink with Wall Street on increasing worries

Asian markets mostly fell Tuesday following a sharp retreat on Wall Street fuelled by increasing worries about the global economy, while investors await the Federal Reserve policy