The Daily Star (Bangladesh)

DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - The Bangladesh parliament has declared a planetary emergency, but making a declaration isn’t enough.

DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - Warns food minister saying rice stock sufficient; government starts procurement of Aman paddy.

DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - Dengue is no longer an epidemic. It is now an endemic: ever present, throughout the year.

DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - Uber debits card payments from the foreign currency quota, which violates a Bangladesh bank directive issued last week. 

DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - Currently the people accused of selling adulterated medicines at pharmacies are given seven days of imprisonment by the mobile courts.

DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - The government issues warnings against spreading rumours and mobile courts jail traders, fine people and stores for stockpiling and selling salt for unreasonable prices.

DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - Scientists make nano-filter using common algae which can save lives of almost 15 million people.

DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - Several flights to arrive till Nov 25. The move is aimed at stabilising the skyrocketing prices of onion. 

DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - Getting developed country status by 2041 won’t be easy for Bangladesh unless it takes steps to transform its economy into a knowledge-based one. 

DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - Despite having huge potential for cooperation in various fields, Nepal-Bangladesh trade ties are still to reach its desired potential and agenda-driven high-level visits between officials of the two countries might be the first step to break the impasse.