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    Corruption seen rising in Trump’s US: TI

    Agence France-Presse . Frankfurt am Main, Germany | Updated at 12:58am on January 30, 2019

    The United States last year slid down the rankings of a global corruption index as America’s system of checks and balances faced growing threats on...

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    Bangladesh trade deficit falls by 12pc in July-Nov on rising exports

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:00am on January 07, 2019

    The country’s trade deficit eased by 12.46 per cent or $0.95 billion in July-November of the current 2018-2019 fiscal year compared with that in the...

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    US, UK express concern on polls irregularities in Bangladesh

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 11:45pm on January 02, 2019

    The United States and the United Kingdom separately expressed their concern over the irregularities during the general election in Bangladesh as ‘some people’ were prevented...

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    US describes Bangladesh elections as positive development

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:31pm on January 01, 2019

    The United States on Tuesday commended the tens of millions of Bangladeshis who voted in Bangladesh’s 11th parliamentary elections on Sunday, as well as the...

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    Electoral process without intimidation essential: US

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on December 23, 2018

    The United States called upon the Bangladesh government to uphold commitment to maintain a democratic process to allow people to exercise their franchise freely and...

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    Lung cancer prevalence high among women in Bangladesh

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 01:45am on December 13, 2018

    Smoking and alcoholism are not common among women in Bangladesh but incidence of lung cancer among them is significantly high compared with the western women...

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    New US ambassador reaches Dhaka

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:01am on November 20, 2018

    US ambassador-designate Earl R Miller reached Dhaka on Sunday to take his new responsibility in Bangladesh. The US Senate confirmed his appointment on October 11,...

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    Two women killed in Florida yoga class shooting

    Reuters . Florida | Updated at 12:19am on November 04, 2018

    Two women were killed when a gunman opened fire in a Florida yoga studio before class members fought back and the attacker killed himself, police...

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    US ambassador pays farewell call on speaker

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:43pm on October 31, 2018

    Outgoing United States ambassador in Dhaka Marcia Bernicat paid a farewell call on Jatiya Sangsad speaker Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury at her office on Wednesday.During the...

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    US mail bomb suspect charged with five crimes

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 02:12am on October 28, 2018

    A suspect has been charged with five federal crimes in connection with more than a dozen suspicious packages sent in a US mail bombing spree,...