Biden in Europe: Escalating anti-China drive

Muhammad Mahmood | Published: June 19, 2021 20:30:37 US President Joe Biden on the  first foreign trip since assuming office headed for Europe on June 9 , 2021 on a 8-day visit to reassert US position on the world stage. Before boarding the Air Force One, he told reporters that the trip was about making […]

Forest officials attacked during eviction drive in Chittagong

The criminals built three houses inside Sheikh Russel Aviary Ecopark Fourteen officials of the Forest Department were injured in an attack by land grabbers during an eviction drive on forest land in Sheikh Russel Aviary Ecopark area of Rangunia upazila of Chittagong on Monday morning. Among them, Rangunia Range Officer Masum Kabir and security guard […]

Climate change set to drive more deadly heat in South Asia


An Indian boy wears an umbrella hat as he is carried by a man riding a bike on a hot day in Chennai on June 12, 2019 AFP The threat could be halved if the world meets the goal set under Paris agreement to limit warming to 1.5°C above pre-industrial times Deadly heatwaves in South […]

Bangladesh kicks off countrywide coronavirus vaccination drive

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Bangladesh on Sunday launched its nationwide COVID-19 vaccination drive with lawmakers along with top administration and health officials taking the first shots of the vaccine. Health Minister Zahid Maleque, who inaugurated the campaign at a virtual event at the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) here, urged people not to […]

Bangladesh kicks off nationwide Covid-19 vaccination drive

Bangladesh kicks off nationwide Covid-19 vaccination drive

Bangladesh rolls out its nationwide Covid-19 vaccine campaign on Sunday, February 7, 2021 Mehedi Hasan/Dhaka Tribune Cabinet members, top govt and health officials lead the nation in taking the shots of vaccine Bangladesh has rolled out its nationwide Covid-19 vaccine campaign amid tepid responses from vaccine seekers. Health Minister Zahid Maleque inaugurated the campaign at […]