Loadshedding cripples life

Amid rising heat wave across the country, the power crisis has turned for the worse since April 20 and the total loadshedding has crossed 2500 MW. While the people are suffering terribly as the temperature stands around 40 degree Celsius, loadshedding is frequent even in the capital. According to sources, the power generation capacity of the country presently is 11744 MW as against the highest demand…

Aleppo in ‘catastrophic’ state, says UN

The UN says the situation in Syria’s city of Aleppo is catastrophic, after dozens of people were killed in attacks on targets including a hospital and medical facilities, report agencies. An air strike hit a clinic in a rebel-held…

Neonatal mortality rate can be reduced by 31pc

Breastfeeding within one hour of birth can prevent deaths of about 31 percent newborns in the country every year, health experts said. Exclusive breastfeeding can reduce child mortality rate, according to the experts of Bangladesh Breastfeeding Foundation. Meanwhile, the country’s breastfeeding rate of infant under six months has increased to 64 percent due to some pragmatic…

Turag grabbing, pollution continue unabated

The Turag is virtually on its deathbed as land grabbers are employing different tactics to grab the river, cashing in on the faulty demarcation of the water body. Defying the High Court’s order, many land grabbers, sand traders and businessmen are encroaching on the dried-up river and erecting structures. Locals said the river was 1,500ft wide, but it has turned into a canal…
Fuchka/Chotpoti: a true Bengali delicacy

Fuchka/Chotpoti: a true Bengali delicacy

“Mixture of boiled diced potatoes, boiled chickpeas, sliced onions and chilies with grated eggs…

BNP under pressure for internal feuds

BNP under pressure for internal feuds

BNP has virtually got into trouble due to some reasons like a collapse of its organisational structure,…

Govt prepares draft NPDC to set aid priorities

Govt prepares draft NPDC to set aid priorities

The government has prepared a draft of National Policy on Development Cooperation (NPDC) in a bid to…


Video News


  • aries
  • taurus
  • gemini
  • cancer
  • leo
  • virgo
  • libra
  • scorpio
  • sagittarius
  • capricorn
  • aquarius
  • pisces


SunMonTueWedThuFri Sat


© 2015 The Daily Sun
Powered By: BumbellBee Online