Bangladesh's UN Human Development Index has moved up three steps last year In this index of 189 countries, Bangladesh is ranked 136th.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said her government’s plan is to take the country to the rank of developed country by 2041.
US Ambassador in Dhaka Marcia Bernicat today made a courtesy call on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at Gonobhaban here yesterday evening.
The Election Commission (EC) will announce the schedule of the 11th Jatiya Sangsad election at any moment after October30, Election Commission (EC) secretary Helaluddin Ahmed said today.
Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) President Dr Bandar MH Hajjar today said Bangladesh is now a role model of development for the IsDB member countries, particularly the African ones, as it has been attaining higher growth on a
Bangladesh will be nominated as a member of the WHO Executive Board at Geneva Headquarters for a 3-year period beginning from 2019.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said victory of candidates from different political parties in the recently held city corporations’ polls clearly manifested a good democratic atmosphere in Bangladesh and democracy stands o
The first-ever Dreamliner of Bangladesh Biman is set to formally open its wing in the sky as Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will launch it from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Wednesday aimed at making the national fl
The Myanmar military issued a rare apology on Monday, acknowledging that two photographs it published in a book on the crisis over the Rohingya Muslim minority were “published incorrectly”.
The government will award commercially important person (CIP) cards to 136 businessmen for their extraordinary performances in respective fields in 2015.
The Chinese Consortium of Shenzhen-Shanghai Stock Exchange signed a formal agreement to buy 25 percent shares of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) at Tk 947 billion as a strategic partner on May 14.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina held talks with her counterpart Narendra Modi on the sidelines of the 4th BIMSTEC Summit.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina was given a static guard of honor by a smartly turned out contingent of Nepalese Army
Proposals for two other banks under process
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina leaves Dhaka for Kathmandu on Thursday on a two-day official visit to Nepal to attend the 4th Summit of the Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC)
Rise in public investment, 'siphoning off money' main factors
Economists and foreign relation experts believe that long stay of the Rohingya people in the country will be catastrophic for its socio-economic structure.
More than 2m Muslims start the pilgrimage amid heavy security
Former United Nations Secretary General and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Kofi Annan has died at the age of 80 after a short illness, the Kofi Annan Foundation said on Saturday.
The selling of sacrificial animals started informally in the capital’s 21 temporary cattle markets as also in the permanent market of Gabtoli .