bdnews24.com - Home https://bdnews24.com/ The RSS feed of bdnews24.com en Bangladesh News 24 Hours Ltd. Wed, 13 Sep 2017 06:22:35 +0600 Wed, 13 Sep 2017 06:22:35 +0600 Home Pulse prices rise in Bangladesh as soaring dollar, Ukraine war hurt imports https://bdnews24.com/business/2022/05/21/pulse-prices-rise-in-bangladesh-as-soaring-dollar-ukraine-war-hurt-imports With the cooking oil market still to go off the boil, pulse prices are on the rise and some varieties have vanished from the shelves in some areas as the US dollar soaring against the taka amid the Ukraine-Russia war has hurt imports. Sat, 21 May 2022 02:39:44 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2016/11/10/dal_lentil_vetch_120615_0004.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/Dal_Lentil_Vetch_120615_0004.jpg https://bdnews24.com/business/2022/05/21/pulse-prices-rise-in-bangladesh-as-soaring-dollar-ukraine-war-hurt-imports Russia says remaining Azovstal defenders have surrendered, siege is over https://bdnews24.com/world/europe/2022/05/21/russia-says-remaining-azovstal-defenders-have-surrendered-siege-is-over Russia's defence ministry on Friday said the last group of Ukrainian forces holed up in Mariupol's smashed Azovstal steel works had surrendered, marking an end to a weeks-long siege. Sat, 21 May 2022 01:28:49 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2022/05/21/azov-surrender-210522-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/azov-surrender-210522-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/europe/2022/05/21/russia-says-remaining-azovstal-defenders-have-surrendered-siege-is-over Azov battalion releases another video amid questions over how many fighters remain in Mariupol https://bdnews24.com/world/europe/2022/05/21/azov-battalion-releases-another-video-amid-questions-over-how-many-fighters-remain-in-mariupol The head of the Azov battalion Friday issued a video statement urging proper burials for the fighters who died at the Azovstal steel plant in Mariupol, a move that came amid questions about the fate of hundreds who have surrendered to Russia and how many still remain at the sprawling facility. Sat, 21 May 2022 01:19:40 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2022/05/21/azov-steel-mill-210522-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/azov-steel-mill-210522-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/europe/2022/05/21/azov-battalion-releases-another-video-amid-questions-over-how-many-fighters-remain-in-mariupol Trump pays $110,000 for failing to comply with subpoena in civil probe: New York AG https://bdnews24.com/world/americas/2022/05/21/trump-pays-110000-for-failing-to-comply-with-subpoena-in-civil-probe-new-york-ag Former US President Donald Trump has paid a $110,000 fine for his failure to respond to a subpoena in a civil investigation into his business practices, a spokesperson for the New York attorney general said on Friday. Sat, 21 May 2022 00:50:14 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2022/05/21/trump-210522-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/trump-210522-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/americas/2022/05/21/trump-pays-110000-for-failing-to-comply-with-subpoena-in-civil-probe-new-york-ag Liverpool is latest on the list of Chattogram’s direct freight routes https://bdnews24.com/business/2022/05/21/liverpool-is-latest-on-the-list-of-chattograms-direct-freight-routes Liverpool’s tie with the greater Bengal region dates back to the colonial era before Queen Victoria took over the reins from the East India Company, because of Indigo plantations and its connection with the booming post-Industrial Revolution economy of the English maritime mercantile city. Sat, 21 May 2022 00:16:32 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2022/05/20/chattogram-mv-amo-200522-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/chattogram-mv-amo-200522-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/business/2022/05/21/liverpool-is-latest-on-the-list-of-chattograms-direct-freight-routes Bangladeshis bid final farewell to Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury at Altab Ali Park in London https://bdnews24.com/people/2022/05/20/bangladeshis-bid-final-farewell-to-abdul-gaffar-chowdhury-at-altab-ali-park-in-london People have paid their last respects to Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury, a journalist and columnist best known for writing the lyrics to ‘Amar Bhaier Rokte Rangano’ – a tribute to the martyrs of the 1952 Language Movement - at the Shaheed Minar of Altab Ali Park in London. Fri, 20 May 2022 23:34:57 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2022/05/20/altab-ali-park-london-200522-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/altab-ali-park-london-200522-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/people/2022/05/20/bangladeshis-bid-final-farewell-to-abdul-gaffar-chowdhury-at-altab-ali-park-in-london Hasina emphasises addressing supply chain issues at Guterres-hosted meeting to tackle crisis https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2022/05/20/hasina-emphasises-addressing-supply-chain-issues-at-guterres-hosted-meeting-to-tackle-crisis Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has shared four ideas with world leaders to tackle the global crisis created by the Russia-Ukraine war amid recovery from the coronavirus pandemic, emphasising the need for addressing supply chain issues. Fri, 20 May 2022 23:11:07 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2022/05/20/sheikh-hasina-pm-200522-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/sheikh-hasina-pm-200522-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2022/05/20/hasina-emphasises-addressing-supply-chain-issues-at-guterres-hosted-meeting-to-tackle-crisis Puberty starts earlier than it used to. No one knows why https://bdnews24.com/health/2022/05/20/puberty-starts-earlier-than-it-used-to.-no-one-knows-why Marcia Herman-Giddens first realised something was changing in young girls in the late 1980s, while she was serving as director for the child abuse team at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina. During evaluations of girls who had been abused, Herman-Giddens noticed that many of them had started developing breasts as young as 6 or 7. Fri, 20 May 2022 21:18:08 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/07/19/children-us-coronavirus-180720-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/children-us-coronavirus-180720-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/health/2022/05/20/puberty-starts-earlier-than-it-used-to.-no-one-knows-why BRICS-led New Development Bank to set up regional office in India https://bdnews24.com/business/2022/05/20/brics-led-new-development-bank-to-set-up-regional-office-in-india New Development Bank (NDB), established by the BRICS group of emerging economies, said on Friday it would set up a regional office in India for funding and monitoring infrastructure projects in that country and Bangladesh. Fri, 20 May 2022 20:23:44 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2022/05/20/howrah-bridge-200522-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/howrah-bridge-200522-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/business/2022/05/20/brics-led-new-development-bank-to-set-up-regional-office-in-india Monkeypox outbreak in Europe ‘largest ever’ in region as cases cross 100 https://bdnews24.com/health/2022/05/20/monkeypox-outbreak-in-europe-largest-ever-in-region-as-cases-cross-100 The World Health Organization was due to hold an emergency meeting on Friday to discuss the recent outbreak of monkeypox, a viral infection more common to west and central Africa, after more than 100 cases were confirmed or suspected in Europe. Fri, 20 May 2022 20:18:53 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2022/05/20/monkeypox-200522-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/monkeypox-200522-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/health/2022/05/20/monkeypox-outbreak-in-europe-largest-ever-in-region-as-cases-cross-100 As China doubles down on lockdowns, some Chinese seek an exit https://bdnews24.com/coronavirus-pandemic/2022/05/20/as-china-doubles-down-on-lockdowns-some-chinese-seek-an-exit Clara Xie had long wondered whether she might leave China one day. She chafed at the country’s censorship regime, and as a lesbian, she wanted to live in a country more accepting of same-sex relationships. Still, the idea felt distant — she was young, and did not even know which country she would choose. Fri, 20 May 2022 19:54:56 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2022/05/20/shanghai-lockdown-200522-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/shanghai-lockdown-200522-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/coronavirus-pandemic/2022/05/20/as-china-doubles-down-on-lockdowns-some-chinese-seek-an-exit A town’s COVID money was sent to one man in error. He gambled it all away https://bdnews24.com/world/asia-pacific/2022/05/20/a-towns-covid-money-was-sent-to-one-man-in-error.-he-gambled-it-all-away Residents of a rural Japanese town were each looking forward to receiving a $775 payment last month as part of a coronavirus pandemic stimulus programme. Fri, 20 May 2022 19:31:48 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2022/05/20/japan-virus-gambler-200522-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/japan-virus-gambler-200522-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/asia-pacific/2022/05/20/a-towns-covid-money-was-sent-to-one-man-in-error.-he-gambled-it-all-away Thousands of migrants have been waiting for months to enter US https://bdnews24.com/world/2022/05/20/thousands-of-migrants-have-been-waiting-for-months-to-enter-us Guadalupe Garcia crossed the border into Arizona with her 11-year-old daughter early this year, saying she was seeking to escape the brutal beatings she was suffering at the hands of her husband in Guatemala. The Border Patrol informed her that the United States was not open for asylum, and quickly put the pair on a bus back to Mexico. Fri, 20 May 2022 19:15:04 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2022/05/20/us-migrant-200522-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/us-migrant-200522-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2022/05/20/thousands-of-migrants-have-been-waiting-for-months-to-enter-us Moscow moves to Russify seized Ukraine land, signalling annexation https://bdnews24.com/world/europe/2022/05/20/moscow-moves-to-russify-seized-ukraine-land-signalling-annexation Fresh from its triumph over the last armed Ukrainian resistance in the devastated city of Mariupol, Russia appeared to be laying the groundwork Thursday for annexing swaths of southeast Ukraine, described by a high-ranking Kremlin official as having a “worthy place in our Russian family.’’ Fri, 20 May 2022 18:39:28 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2022/05/20/ukraine-russia-200522-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/ukraine-russia-200522-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/europe/2022/05/20/moscow-moves-to-russify-seized-ukraine-land-signalling-annexation First stop Samsung: Biden touts cooperation with S Korean chipmaker on Asia trip https://bdnews24.com/world/2022/05/20/first-stop-samsung-biden-touts-cooperation-with-s-korean-chipmaker-on-asia-trip Joe Biden's first stop on his inaugural trip to Asia as US president on Friday was a massive Samsung Electronics semiconductor plant, underscoring a message of economic security with an eye on China. Fri, 20 May 2022 17:57:53 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2022/05/20/biden-asia-trip-200522-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/biden-asia-trip-200522-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2022/05/20/first-stop-samsung-biden-touts-cooperation-with-s-korean-chipmaker-on-asia-trip Sylhet hit by worst floods in years https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2022/05/20/sylhet-hit-by-worst-floods-in-years Sylhet residents, struggling with the worst flooding in a decade and a half, may get some respite in a day or two as the water level has begun going down, according to a government agency which monitors flood situations. Fri, 20 May 2022 17:19:25 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2022/05/20/sylhet-city-flood-200522-10.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/sylhet-city-flood-200522-10.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2022/05/20/sylhet-hit-by-worst-floods-in-years Bangladesh reports 50 new COVID cases, no deaths https://bdnews24.com/coronavirus-pandemic/2022/05/20/bangladesh-reports-50-new-covid-cases-no-deaths Bangladesh has registered 50 cases of COVID-19 in a day, taking the overall tally of infections to 1,953,188. Fri, 20 May 2022 17:03:03 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2021/03/20/funeral-covid-19-victim-20321-02.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/funeral-covid-19-victim-20321-02.jpg https://bdnews24.com/coronavirus-pandemic/2022/05/20/bangladesh-reports-50-new-covid-cases-no-deaths How a trash-talking crypto bro caused a $40 billion crash https://bdnews24.com/business/2022/05/20/how-a-trash-talking-crypto-bro-caused-a-40-billion-crash Do Kwon, a trash-talking entrepreneur from South Korea, called the cryptocurrency he created in 2018 “my greatest invention.” In countless tweets and interviews, he trumpeted the world-changing potential of the currency, Luna, rallying a band of investors and supporters he proudly referred to as “Lunatics.” Fri, 20 May 2022 16:42:01 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2022/05/20/crypto-bro-200522-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/crypto-bro-200522-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/business/2022/05/20/how-a-trash-talking-crypto-bro-caused-a-40-billion-crash WhatsApp introduces commercial services as parent company Meta seeks fresh revenue https://bdnews24.com/technology/2022/05/20/whatsapp-introduces-commercial-services-as-parent-company-meta-seeks-fresh-revenue More than eight years after agreeing to buy one of the world’s largest messaging apps, the company formerly known as Facebook has decided to start making money from it. Fri, 20 May 2022 16:06:56 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2021/01/17/whatsapp-changes-170121-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/whatsapp-changes-170121-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/technology/2022/05/20/whatsapp-introduces-commercial-services-as-parent-company-meta-seeks-fresh-revenue How the West is strangling Putin’s economy https://bdnews24.com/world/europe/2022/05/20/how-the-west-is-strangling-putins-economy Russia’s military failure in Ukraine has defied almost everyone’s predictions. First came abject defeat at the gates of Kyiv. Then came the incredible shrinking blitzkrieg, as attempts to encircle Ukrainian forces in the supposedly more favourable terrain in the east have devolved into a slow-motion battle of attrition. Fri, 20 May 2022 15:21:53 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2022/03/11/vladimir-putin-110322-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/vladimir-putin-110322-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/europe/2022/05/20/how-the-west-is-strangling-putins-economy China quietly increases purchases of low-priced Russian oil https://bdnews24.com/business/2022/05/20/china-quietly-increases-purchases-of-low-priced-russian-oil China is quietly ramping up purchases of oil from Russia at bargain prices, according to shipping data and oil traders who spoke to Reuters, filling the vacuum left by Western buyers backing away from business with Russia after its invasion of Ukraine in February. Fri, 20 May 2022 15:14:55 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2022/05/20/china-russian-oil-purchase-200522-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/china-russian-oil-purchase-200522-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/business/2022/05/20/china-quietly-increases-purchases-of-low-priced-russian-oil Riding the world’s biggest waves, without a surfboard https://bdnews24.com/sport/2022/05/20/riding-the-worlds-biggest-waves-without-a-surfboard Kalani Lattanzi bobbed in the lineup of one of the world’s most fearsome surf breaks with little more than swim fins. Fri, 20 May 2022 15:05:17 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2022/05/20/body-surfing-200522-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/body-surfing-200522-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/sport/2022/05/20/riding-the-worlds-biggest-waves-without-a-surfboard China's international schools hit by exodus of teachers dejected by COVID curbs https://bdnews24.com/education/2022/05/20/china-s-international-schools-hit-by-exodus-of-teachers-dejected-by-covid-curbs After teaching for three years at an international school in Shanghai, Michael is preparing to break his contract and leave, worn down by stringent measures against the coronavirus. Fri, 20 May 2022 14:41:09 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2022/05/20/international-schools-china-200522-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/international-schools-china-200522-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/education/2022/05/20/china-s-international-schools-hit-by-exodus-of-teachers-dejected-by-covid-curbs How a group of female independents aims to revive Australian democracy https://bdnews24.com/world/asia-pacific/2022/05/20/how-a-group-of-female-independents-aims-to-revive-australian-democracy On a cool morning at 5:50 am, Allegra Spender prepared to dive into the surf alongside dozens of ocean swimmers at Bondi Beach. She was there not just for exercise. She was there to meet voters. Fri, 20 May 2022 14:34:37 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2022/05/20/australian-parliament-woman-200522-01.jpg1/ALTERNATES/w140/australian+parliament-woman-200522-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/asia-pacific/2022/05/20/how-a-group-of-female-independents-aims-to-revive-australian-democracy Two die after pickup van rams autorickshaw in Chandpur https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2022/05/20/two-die-after-pickup-van-rams-autorickshaw-in-chandpur At least two people have died after a pickup van collided with an autorickshaw in Chandpur's Sadar Upazila. Fri, 20 May 2022 14:19:32 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2022/05/20/chandpur-accident-200522-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/chandpur-accident-200522-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2022/05/20/two-die-after-pickup-van-rams-autorickshaw-in-chandpur