Daily Archives: April 13, 2018


PM flies to KSA, UK Sunday

PM flies to KSA, UK Sunday

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina leaves here on Sunday on an eight-day official visit to Saudi Arabia and the United Kingdom. A Biman Bangladesh Airlines flight carrying the Prime Minister and members of her entourage will leave Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport here for Dammam in Saudi Arabia in the afternoon on Sunday. The flight is scheduled


LDC graduation, Bangla New Year celebrated in Washington

 Bangladesh’s historic achievement of attaining eligibility for graduating to a developing country and the Bengali New Year-1425 were celebrated at Bangladesh Embassy in Washington, D.C on Thursday with much enthusiasm and fanfare. On March 17, the UN Committee for Development Policy officially announced that Bangladesh met the eligibility criteria to achieve the developing country status


Valletta on view

Old Valletta has seen some intense years: 1565, for example, when it was besieged by Ottoman forces; and 1941, the height of the Axis powers’ attempts to bomb or starve Malta into submission. But 2018 looks set to be an equally memorable, and much less harrowing, time, as more than 400 projects mark its year

Make Dhaka a liveable city

Dhaka is not only the capital city of the country but also an important part of our history, politics, art, culture and literature. Dhaka has, however, become a city of many dangers and problems. Be it traffic congestion, water logging or mosquitoes, Dhaka’s problems know no bounds. Dwellers dump waste materials and garbage into canals


65th National Film Awards

65th National Film Awards is being announced presently in Delhi. Parvathy got a special mention for her role in Malayalam film Take Off. Pankaj Tripathi also received a special mention for his role in Newton. Take Off is the same film which finds similarity with Salman Khan’s film Tiger Zinda Hai. Both dwelled in the


Stay healthy and enjoy Baishakhi hues

Since Pahela Baishakh is in humid summer, we have to keep the weather in mind.  It will remain warm. From young to adult, more or less everyone will get dehydrated, if they do not consume enough fluids. The human body is filled up of 60 per cent of water, and the bodily functions are affected