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    Nonajoler Kabbo wins NETPAC Award at Kolkata Int’l Film Fest

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 10:52pm on January 16, 2021

    Director Rezwan Shahriar Sumit’s maiden feature film Nonajoler Kabbo (The Salt in Our Waters) won the prestigious NETPAC Award at the 26th Kolkata International Film...

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    India starts COVID-19 vaccine drive

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 09:25pm on January 16, 2021

    India kicked off one of the world’s largest COVID-19 vaccination drives on Saturday as the pandemic spread at a record pace and global COVID-19 deaths...

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    BFIU finds PK Halder’s assets in India, Singapore, Canada

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 07:24pm on January 16, 2021

    The Bangladesh Financial Intelligence Unit has found information on ‘financial and non-financial assets’ abroad of former NRB Global Bank managing director Prashanta Kumar Halder, who...

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    Australia-India Test in balance after thunderstorm

    Agence France-Presse .Brisbane | Updated at 04:29pm on January 16, 2021

    The deciding fourth Test between Australia and India in Brisbane hung in the balance Saturday after a massive thunderstorm caused play to be abandoned following...

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    India starts jumbo-sized COVID-19 vaccination programme

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 09:49am on January 16, 2021

    India begins one of the world’s biggest coronavirus vaccination programmes on Saturday, hoping to end a pandemic that has killed 150,000 people in the country...

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    Tendulkar junior makes domestic debut for Mumbai

    Agence France-Presse . Mumbai | Updated at 07:09pm on January 15, 2021

    Arjun Tendulkar followed in the footsteps of his illustrious father, Sachin Tendulkar, on Friday by making his senior debut in a Twenty20 game for Mumbai....

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    India fight back but Australia hold edge

    Agence France-Presse . Brisbane | Updated at 03:45pm on January 15, 2021

    An under-strength India fought back in the final session to leave the fourth Test against Australia evenly poised after the opening day at the Gabba...

  • Concerns as India to roll out home-grown vaccine

    Agence France-Presse . Bhopal, India | Updated at 01:46pm on January 15, 2021

    A home-grown coronavirus vaccine will be rolled out in India from Saturday even though clinical trials haven’t been completed. But the government insists it will...

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    Livestock ministry for stopping poultry import from India

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:21pm on January 15, 2021

    Amid growing concern over possible contamination of bird flu in the country, the fisheries and livestock ministry has urged all concerned department of the government...

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    Sri Lanka revives port deal with India, Japan

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 10:59am on January 14, 2021

    Sri Lanka’s president Gotabaya Rajapaksa on Wednesday announced the revival of an Indian and Japanese investment project to develop a deep-sea terminal in Colombo harbour,...