Dhaka, Bangladesh
China Major Bridge Engineering Co. Ltd.

An enterprise with special AAA credit grade

An enterprise with special AAA credit grade

China Zhongtie Major Bridge Engineering Group Co.,Ltd. (MBEC) evolves from former Major Bridge Engin

  read more>>

China Major built 400 plus bridges so far

Padma bridge to change country's skyline boosting GDP by 1.2 pc. By Akhtar Hossain Masud
China Major built 400 plus bridges so far

Chinese company China Major Bridge Engineering Co Ltd has been selected to construct the core struct

  read more>>

How 10 Seconds Could Save Lives During Earthquakes

California eyes warning system after latest quake

Ten seconds could save your life. That's the message from

  read more>>



Peace, order, stagnation

As the economy stumbles, the junta in Thailand has an image problem, writes Jamil Majid

THE army has long been the most powerful force in

  read more>>

Engaging the enemy

(From yesterday's issue) Awaken, again The Kurds have grievances against

  read more>>

Tragic August, uncertain October

The death of Eduardo Campos, a presidential candidate, in a plane crash has thrown the election open in Brazil, writes AMSA Amin
Tragic August, uncertain October

AUGUST is a tragic month in Brazilian politics. Sixty years ago Getúlio Vargas, a populist dictator

  read more>>

More in Op-ed

Off the track

Are you a lucid dreamer?

Elisa Criado

You’re in a lecture hall giving the talk of your

  read more>>

Email — 32 and still going strong

Welcome to the world of Dr. V. A. Shiva Ayyadurai, inventor of email and one of the most respected system scientists, technologists, entrepreneurs and educators on global scale, writes Kingshuk Banerjee

It was summer of 1978. A fourteen year old high

  read more>>

A breakthrough in ties with Myanmar

Our Foreign Office diplomats deserve thanks for their acumen in

  read more>>



Dhaka-Aricha highway

The priority projects of the present government are the development

  read more>>
Fornt Page

Pursue Blue Economy for new horizon of uplift: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday underscored the marine-based economic activities and management of sea and its resources through 'Blue Economy', saying such activities could create new horizon for the development of a coastal country like Bangladesh, reports UNB. She also emphasized on using the huge potentials of sea and sea resources through proper management to ensure sustainable development of the Blue Economy. The Prime Minister made the observations while inaugurating a two-day "International Workshop on Blue Economy" at a hotel in the capital. Hasina said the marine-based economic activities through Blue Economy alongside the existing land-based development activities could further expedite the development of the coastal countries like Bangladesh and the de...  read more>>


PictorialA one-minute silence was observed in the House on Monday as mark  read more>>

Japanese PM due Sept 6

Abe, Hasina meet on deepening partnership

Japanese PM due Sept 6After a 14-year gap of such top-level visit, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo  read more>>

JS begins 3rd session

The third session of Parliament has begun, reports bdnews24.com. The  read more>>

Govt unconcerned about flood victims: Khaleda

She pays homage to Zia as BNP celebrates founding anniv

Govt unconcerned about flood victims: KhaledaBNP chairperson Khaleda Zia on Monday alleged that the government has failed  read more>>

More in First Page

Ruposhi Bangla Hotel to re-emerge as Intercon
Five-star Ruposhi Bangla Hotel shut down on Monday for 16   read more>>
Fakhrul sued on 'defamation' charges
A defamation case was filed on Monday against BNP acting   read more>>
HC summons DMP boss for non-compliance
The High Court on Monday summoned Commissioner of the Dhaka   read more>>


NI Khan made education secretary
Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Division secretary Md Nazrul Islam   read more>>
Change in temperature unlikely
Light to moderate rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty   read more>>
Osmani's 96th birth anniversary observed
The 96th birth anniversary of General Muhammad Ataul Gani Osmani,   read more>>


EU leaders to tackle economy in autumn amid significant concern
BRUSSELS, Aug. 31: European Union (EU) leaders will address economic   read more>>
Oil prices mixed in Asian trade
SINGAPORE, Sept 01: Oil prices were mixed in muted Asian   read more>>
Home purchase limits lose favor in China
BEIJING, Aug. 30 (Xinhua): This week has seen more Chinese   read more>>


Aus cultivation increasing in Jamalpur
JAMALPUR, Sept 1: Aus paddy cultivation in the district is   read more>>
Tree fair begins in Narsingdi
Our Correspondent NARSINGDI, Sept 1: A seven day tree fair   read more>>
Quiz competition on road safety awareness held
Our Correspondent NARSINGDI, Sept 1: A day long quiz competition   read more>>

More in HOME

Top Chinese official heckled by Hong Kong protesters
HONG KONG, Sept 01: A senior Chinese official was heckled   read more>>
Health workers death toll mounts as Ebola spreads
LAGOS, Sept 01: Nigeria's health minister will hold an emergency   read more>>
Islamic State group becomes target of Arab satire
BAGHDAD, SEP 1: The bumbling young militant first drops the   read more>>