Time to prepare for LDC graduation

Bangladesh must prepare for the challenges of losing LDC benefits, say roundtable speakers

Here’s one way to help Facebook protect data

Mark Zuckerberg has apologised for 'mistakes' and 'a major breach of trust'

Stranded whales on the beach at Hamelin Bay in this picture obtained from social media, Mar 23, 2018. Leearne Hollowood via Reuters

Whales die after mass stranding

Nearly 150 short-finned pilot whales were stranded on a beach in Western Australia

File Photo: CEO of Cambridge Analytica, Alexander Nix, speaks during the Web Summit, Europe's biggest tech conference, in Lisbon, Portugal, Nov 9, 2017. Reuters

What is Cambridge Analytica?

UK firm is at centre of controversy about harvesting Facebook users’ personal data

Barca's president Josep Maria Bartomeu. Reuters

Barca urged to drop ticket prices

Barcelona should extend their ‘more than a club’ motto, a newspaper says in an open letter

FILE PHOTO: An elevated Paris Metro passes over a bridge next to the Eiffel Tower in Paris, France June 15, 2017. Reuters

Paris mulls free public transport

The mayor’s proposal aims to reduce air pollution

BUET alumni gather in Toronto

Over 1,000 BUET alumni organise ‘professional day’

Carbon cuts could avoid millions of early deaths

Dhaka, Delhi, Patna and Lahore could each avoid between 2.6 and 4 million deaths

Ringo Starr, whose real name is Richard Starkey, poses after receiving his Knighthood at an Investiture ceremony at Buckingham palace in London, Britain, March 20, 2018. John Stillwell/Pool via Reuters

Arise Sir Ringo

Beatles drummer knighted at Buckingham Palace

Rohingya Muslims wait to cross the border to Bangladesh, in a temporary camp outside Maungdaw, northern Rakhine state, Myanmar November 12, 2017. Reuters

Myanmar worst country for aid access

The ability of aid groups to reach people in need has worsened in the country


ADN, City Bank sign payment gateway solution deal

The signing ceremony took place recently

France attack: Hostage swap officer dies

An Islamist gunman had held up a car, fired on police and seized hostages in attack that killed 3 others

Gary Barber and Nadine Barber. 89th Academy Awards - Oscars Red Carpet Arrivals - Hollywood, California, US - 26/02/17. Reuters 

MGM to replace CEO

The announcement comes five months after extending Gary Barber’s contract for five years