UK for severe sanctions against Russia if it installs 'puppet regime' in Ukraine
Russia will face severe economic sanctions if it installs a puppet regime in Ukraine, a senior UK minister said on Sunday after Britain accused the Kremlin of seeking to install a pro-Russian leader there.
Talks among Taliban, West, Afghan civil society begin in Norway
A Taliban delegation led by acting Foreign Minister Amir Khan Muttaqi on Sunday started three days of talks in Oslo with Western government officials and Afghan civil society representatives amid a deteriorating humanitarian situation in Afghanistan.
Why prepaid gas meters remain unpopular even with significantly low bills?
It has been almost a decade since the government initiated prepaid gas metres. Those who have installed the prepaid metres have claimed that their minimal bills have been almost halved compared to traditional gas lines.
Protests erupt in SUST: Students cut off electricity line of VC residence
Students of the Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) in Sylhet, who have been holding protests and hunger strike programme demanding the resignation of the university’s Vice Chancellor Prof Farid Uddin Ahmed, today cut off the electricity connections of his official residence.
Now SUST teachers want VC to resign; urge govt to take action
The Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) Teachers’ Association today urged the government to take steps regarding the resignation of Vice Chancellor Farid Uddin Ahmed and to meet all demands of the students to refrain them from the hunger strike.
Demanding VC's resignation, SUST students bring out procession wearing shrouds
Students of Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST), who are continuing a "hunger strike until death" in front of the VC's residence demanding his resignation, today brought out a silent procession on the campus wearing shrouds.
Burying the Covid dead: ‘Team Khorshed’ of Narayanganj recognised by Asia Book of Records
Team Khorshed, a team of volunteers led by Maksudul Alam Khandaker Khorshed, councillor of Ward 13 in Narayanganj City Corporation (NCC), has been recognised by the Asia Book of Records for their efforts to serve humanity during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Plan to relocate Karwan Bazar in final stage: DNCC mayor
Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Mayor Atiqul Islam today informed that the plan to relocate Karwan Bazar wholesale kitchen market from the heart of the capital to outskirts in Gabtoli and Sayedabad is in the final stage.
Incepta gets go-ahead to produce Covid drug Molnupiravir
Leading local pharmaceutical company Incepta Pharmaceuticals Ltd has announced the receipt of a sublicence from the Medicine Patent Pool (MPP), on behalf of originator company MSD, to produce Covid-19 oral drug “molnupiravir”.