Bangladesh

Voting underway in 60 municipalities

PV Desk : The second phase of voting has begun in 60 municipalities with over 2 million eligible voters across Bangladesh amid the coronavirus...

SSN allowances being sent to beneficiaries’ mobile wallets: PM

PV Desk : Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said the government is sending allowances under social safety net (SSN) programmes directly to the beneficiaries’...

Dhaka-Cox’s Bazar train service by next year

PV Desk : Railway Minister Md Nurul Islam Sujan on Thursday said direct train service from Dhaka to Cox’s Bazar will be launched by...

Biden names Bangladeshi-American Zayn Siddique senior aide to White House deputy...

PV Desk : The US President-elect Joe Biden has named Zayn Siddique, a Bangladeshi-American, senior aide to the incoming White House deputy chief of...

China to mediate Myanmar-Bangladesh meeting on Rohingya on Jan 19

PV Desk : Bangladesh will hold a tripartite meeting in Dhaka on Jan 19 with Myanmar and China on the Rohingya refugee crisis. China is...

Bird flu in India prompts Bangladesh to halt chick import

PV Desk : Bangladesh has halted import of chicks from all countries after India reported an outbreak of bird flu. “We are being cautious to...

Dhaka blasts Pompeo’s remarks

PV Desk : Dhaka has protested against US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s remarks linking attacks in Bangladesh to terrorist group al-Qaeda. Pompeo in a...

127 more test positive for COVID-19 in Ctg

PV Desk : A total of 127 people were tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours after testing 1,265 samples at eight...

Kanchannagar treatment plant goes into operation after six yrs

PV Desk : After 6 years, Kanchannagar treatment plant has been started in Eastern Railway. It was launched by General Manager (GM) of Eastern Region...

Beximco could start private sales of AstraZeneca vaccine next month

PV Desk : Bangladesh's Beximco Pharmaceuticals will buy up to 3 million doses of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine from Serum Institute of India at...