Shakti Foundation, bKash sign deal to facilitate loan disbursement
Shakti Foundation, bKash sign deal to facilitate loan disbursement and repayment
Safe Road DU students block Shahbagh demanding Shahjahan’s resignation
General students blocked Shahbagh intersection in Dhaka this morning for around one and half hour as they took to the streets protesting attacks on students by law enforcers and Bangladesh Chhatra League activists at Jigatola in Dhaka’s Dhanmondi yesterday.
Shakib asks students to go home
Bangladesh Test and T20I captain Shakib Al Hasan urged students to abandon their movement for safer streets and go home to their studies in a Facebook message posted on his verified page at around 7:00pm yesterday (3 August).
Bangladesh: Mass student protests after deadly road accident
Bangladesh shuts down high schools as tens of thousands of students take to streets after two teens were killed by bus. Tens of thousands of students in Bangladesh have rallied for a fifth consecutive day after two teenagers were killed by a speeding bus.
Making Youth Voices Count
Bangladesh Youth Leadership Center (BYLC) is hosting the fifth Youth Leadership Summit (YLS) to amplify the voices of young citizens and inform and include them in the processes that shape national policies. This engagement is imperative to reflect upon the existing challenges and opportunities face
bkash signs agreement with Shohoz Rides
Mobile financial service, bKash Limited on Wednesday signed an agreement with the app-based ride sharing company Shohoz Rides, to facilitate its passengers and drivers to make and receive payments by bKash.
Take action against drivers who are under-age, without licence: PMO
The Prime Minister’s Office today directed the Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) and Bangladesh Road Transport Authority (BRTA) to take legal action against drivers who are under-age and are plying vehicles without driving licence. It also directed the two concerned authorities to take legal action a
PM asks for tough steps against road crash
Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal, on Tuesday, said Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has instructed them for taking tough steps against the people who are responsible for the Sunday’s road crash.
bKash offers up to 20% cash back on Eid shopping
bKash, the largest mobile financial service provider in the country offers 20 percent cash back for its customers on bKash payment at selected outlets of reputed brands across the country on the occasion of Eid-ul Adha. The cash back offer is applicable at 2,500 outlets of more than 125 reputed br
PM unveils cover of book on Bangabandhu’s prison life
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday unveiled the cover of a book titled '3053 Days' composed on the prison life of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
Bangladeshi student grand champion in global arithmetic competition
Sharif Adibur Rahman , a class eight student of European Standard School (ESS) in city’s Dhanmondi area, has become the grand champion at the Aloha Mental Arithmetic International Competition-2018 in Russia. The competition was held at the World Trade Center in Moscow on July 22, said a press relea
Proposal for Eid holidays at Albany’s academic institutions
Bangladesh Consul General in New York Sadia Faizunnesa proposed for declaring Eid holidays at the Albany city’s academic institutions on the Muslims greatest celebrations as she called on its mayor Albany Kathy M Sheehan at the latter’s office yesterday.
Attack on Zafar Iqbal: Charges pressed against Faizul, 5 others
Police on Thursday (26 July) pressed charges against six people,including Faizul Hasan Foyez, in connection with the attack on renowned writer Dr Muhammad Zafar Iqbal on Shahajalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) campus.
Teen commits suicide, blames teacher in note
A teenager has committed suicide in Dhaka’s Shahjahanpur, blaming her school teacher in a note for taking her answer script away during an examination.
College student 'commits suicide'
A college student allegedly committed suicide at Pachpota village in Kolaroa upazila of Satkhira early Wednesday (25 July).
Pay fuel bills through bKash
bKash Limited, the largest mobile financial service provider in the country signed an agreement with Digital Tree Bangladesh Limited recently enabling its customers to pay bills at fuel and CNG stations through ‘Shubidha’, a mobile app developed by Digital Tree.
Rain continues to affect city life
ight to moderate rain continued for the third day on Wednesday caused by the active monsoon left the capital’s traffic system in complete chaos, causing immense sufferings to the city dwellers. Although it has been drizzling since Tuesday nig
rape attempt on Class-IV student in Bogura
Police on Tuesday arrested a teenage boy for allegedly trying to rape a Class-IV girl at Borachapra village in Dupchanchia upazila.
Rain likely to continue for 4days more
ommuters have been suffering as many thoroughfares of Dhaka city have gone under water due to heavy rainfall owing to active monsoon over Bangladesh.The rain is expected to continue for the next four to five days, said Arif Hossain, a meteorologist of the Bangladesh Meteorological Department.