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Vistara to operate non-stop flights between Delhi and Dhaka

New Delhi, Oct 27 | Airline major Vistara will operate special, non-stop flights between Delhi and Dhaka from November 5, 2020.Vistara will fly on...

Rina Dhaka, Shivan & Naresh launch SS’21 collection

New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANSlife) Designer Rina Dhaka says her latest collection ‘Homage is a gratitude to each person working with her - embroiderers,...

Dhaka’s AQI rating worst in the world

Dhaka, Oct 18 | The Air Quality Index (AQI) of Dhaka, one of the most polluted cities in the world, was on Sunday ranked...

45% of Dhaka residents carry Covid-19 antibodies

Dhaka, Oct 13 | About 45 per cent of the residents of Dhaka have developed Covid-19 antibodies, with the rate climbing to 74 per...

Protest march against rape from Dhaka to Noakhali on Oct 16

By Sumi KhanDhaka, Oct 10 | A protest march against the growing incidents of rape, sexual harassment and violence against women in Bangladesh, will...

‘1 in 10 in Dhaka may have been infected with Covid-19’

By Sumi KhanDhaka, Oct 9 | The World Bank has warned that one in every 10 people in Dhaka might have already been infected...

68% lost jobs in Dhaka, Chittagong due to Covid-19

Dhaka, Sep 28 | Around 68 per cent of the people who were working in Bangladesh's urban areas of Dhaka and Chittagong have lost...

26 Dhaka policemen to be fired after failing dope tests

Dhaka, Sep 27 | The Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) has announced that it was terminating 26 personnel for failing dope tests, it was reported. The...

Erdogan to attend ‘Mujib Barsho’ finale event in Dhaka

Dhaka, Sep 17 | Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will visit Bangladesh to attend the finale event of the "Mujib Borsho" celebrations on March...

Six B’deshis get death penalty for killing couple to grab land

Dhaka, Sep 13 | A court in Dhaka on Sunday sentenced six people to death for killing a retired primary school teacher and his...

Four women arrested in Dhaka for abducting children

By Sumi KhanDhaka, Sep 12 | Child kidnappers have become quite active in the capital of Bangladesh and on its outskirts. The police have...

Dhaka University prof terminated for distorting Liberation War facts

By Sumi KhanDhaka, Sep 11 | A Dhaka University professor has been terminated for distorting facts about Bangladesh's Liberation War.Morshed Hasan Khan from the...

Dhaka police station blast: Three accused sent to 14-day remand

By Sumi KhanDhaka, July 31 | A Dhaka court on Thursday sent three persons to 14-day remand in two cases...

Incomplete Dhaka Premier League likely to be held at only 2...

Dhaka, July 9 | The incomplete 2019-20 season of the Dhaka Premier League (DPL), might resume at two specific places -- Krira Shikhkha Protishthan...

Beijing woos Dhaka with tariff cuts, but Bangladeshis oppose China

By MAHUA VENKATESHNew Delhi, June 21 | Citizens of Bangladesh are not happy even as China offered to exempt tariff on 97 per cent...

Another 9 suspects arrested over B’desh migrant killings in Libya

Dhaka, June 9 | Police in Dhaka have arrested another nine people with alleged links to the killings of 26 Bangladeshi migrants in Libya,...

183 against Pakistan in Dhaka was a game changer for me:...

New Delhi, May 30 | India's match against Pakistan in the group stage of the 2012 Asia Cup in Dhaka was a record...

Air India flies in 157 passengers to Chennai from Dhaka

Chennai, May 14 | An Air India flight carrying 157 passengers from Dhaka, Bangladesh landed at the Chennai International Airport on Thursday.The flight is...

2nd flight with stranded students in Dhaka lands in Srinagar

Srinagar, May 12 | A second batch with 169 students from Bangladesh arrived in Srinagar by a special flight on Tuesday. The process of bringing...

Crowds flock in Dhaka as B’desh govt eases some restrictions

Dhaka, May 11 | Crowds flocked back to the streets of Dhaka as Bangladesh government has relaxed some restrictions on shopping at malls and...

Air India brings back 129 evacuees from Dhaka to Delhi

New Delhi, May 9 | National carrier Air India on Saturday brought back 129 evacuees from Dhaka to the national capital's IGI Airport. The flight...

Dhaka restaurants can now sell takeaway iftar items

Dhaka, April 28 | Restaurants in Dhaka can sell takeaway iftar items from Tuesday onwards amid an ongoing lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic,...

31 contract COVID-19 at closed ISKCON temple in Dhaka

Dhaka, April 26 | Thirty-one people have been infected with the novel coronavirus in a closed ISCKON temple in the Bangladesh capital of Dhaka,...

COVID-19 shutdown leads to sharp drop in Dhaka crime rate

Dhaka, March 30 | Due to a shutdown across Bangladesh over the coronavirus pandemic, the crime rate in the capital Dhaka has dropped sharply,...

Voting in Dhaka by-polls amid COVID-19 pandemic

Dhaka, March 21 | Voting took place in the by-polls to the Dhaka-10 parliamentary seat on Saturday amid the global coronavirus pandemic.More than 312,000...

Dhaka airport security at risk: Survey team

Dhaka, Feb 29 | Security at Dhaka's Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport was at risk due to a shortage of fire-fighting equipment, floodlights, and poor...

8 B’deshi evacuees from Wuhan hospitalised in Dhaka

Dhaka, Feb 2 | Eight of the 312 Bangladeshis evacuated from the Chinese city of Wuhan, the epicentre of the deadly novel coronavirus...

Fog halts flight operations at Dhaka airport

Dhaka, Jan 16 | Flight operation at Dhaka's Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport remained suspended on Thursday due to dense fog, according to authorities. All flights...

Protests erupt in Dhaka University over student’s rape

Dhaka, Jan 7 | Protests erupted in the Dhaka University (DU) over the rape of a student, with the participants raising concerns over womens...

Hasina inaugurates Dhaka International Trade Fair

Dhaka, Jan 2 | Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has inaugurated the 25th edition of the month-long Dhaka International Trade Fair, which will see...

Tarishi Jain’s killers, 2016 Dhaka cafe attackers get death penalty (Lead)

Dhaka, Nov 27 | A Bangladeshi court on Wednesday sentenced seven Islamic militants to death in the Holey Artisan Bakery cafe terror attack case...

2016 Dhaka cafe attack: 7 Islamists get death penalty

Dhaka, Nov 27 | A Bangladeshi court on Wednesday sentenced seven Islamic militants to death in the Holey Artisan Bakery cafe terror attack case...

2016 Dhaka cafe attack verdict on Nov 27 (Lead)

Dhaka, Nov 18 | An anti-terrorism tribunal in Bangladesh will on November 27 deliver its verdict in the 2016 Holey Artisan cafe attack case...

2016 Dhaka cafe attack verdict on Nov 27

Dhaka, Nov 18 | An anti-terrorism tribunal in Bangladesh is slated to deliver its verdict in the 2016 Holey Artisan cafe attack case that...

Javadekar in Dhaka, discusses cooperation for Bangabandhu film

New Delhi/Dhaka, Nov 5 | Indian Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar met his Bangladeshi counterpart Hasan Mahmud in Dhaka on Tuesday and discussed...

Priyanshu Painyuli wraps up ‘Dhaka’ in Thailand

Mumbai, Oct 25 | Actor Priyanshu Painyuli has wrapped up work on Chris Hemsworth-starrer "Dhaka", and says working on a Hollywood project for...

Post 370: Pak missions in Dhaka, Kathmandu new dens of ISI...

By Deepak SharmaNew Delhi, 19 Oct | Intelligence agencies have gathered sufficient evidence against two key Pakistan Army officials posted in Dhaka and...

Business

6 electric vehicle firms to invest over Rs 2,500cr in T’gana

Hyderabad, Oct 30 | Six firms in the electric mobility space will set up their facilities in Telangana with an investment of over Rs...