Stop dumping wastes into rivers: PM By | Last Updated: 12th April, 2019, 00:00

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday urged all, particularly mills and factories, to stop discharging wastes into rivers as water pollution has appeared to be a severe problem for the country, reports…

Stop dumping wastes into rivers: PM

Voting begins in world’s largest election
Voting begins in world’s largest election

New Delhi: Tens of millions of Indians have voted on the first day of a general election that is being…


Chaos marks Dhaka 
dist BNP meeting
Chaos marks Dhaka dist BNP meeting

Chaos marked the introductory meeting of the newly-formed BNP committee of Dhaka district unit on Thursday.…


Sudan’s Bashir ousted by army Sudan’s Bashir ousted by army

KHARTOUM: Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir was ousted by the army on Thursday, brought down by months…


Four killed

in ‘gunfight’

with lawmen Four killed in ‘gunfight’ with lawmen

At least four people — three suspected drug peddlers and an alleged robber — were killed…


Bhutan PM

due today Bhutan PM due today

Bhutanese Prime Minister Lotay Tshering will arrive in Dhaka today on a four-day official visit at the…


Security to be beefed up for

Pahela Baishakh 

 celebration Security to be beefed up for Pahela Baishakh celebration

Stringent security measures will be taken in the capital for safe and smooth celebration of the Pahela…


Battle for space more 
stealth than Star Wars
Battle for space more stealth than Star Wars

COLORADO SPRINGS: At tens of thousands of kilometers above the Earth, a Russian satellite slowly approached…


Chinese scientists create 
monkeys with human brain genes
Chinese scientists create monkeys with human brain genes

HONG KONG: Chinese scientists have implanted human brain genes into monkeys, in a study intended to…


Welcome to the family: dig finds new early human species Welcome to the family: dig finds new early human species

TOKYO: The human family tree has acquired a new branch with the unearthing of a previously unknown species…

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