16h ago| Travel

Bird damages Biman Dreamliner engine at Sylhet airport; London flight rescheduled

A Boeing 787 aircraft of Biman Bangladesh Airlines was damaged after a bird hit an engine of the Dreamliner during landing at Sylhet Osmani International Airport this morning (August 14, 2022).

3d ago| Travel

Top 5 must-see mesmerising waterfalls in Bangladesh

From Sylhet to Bandarban, Bangladesh is blessed with mesmerising waterfalls. As they get lively in monsoon, the peak time to visit is between July and September. Keeping that in mind we recommend 5 must see waterfalls in Bangladesh.

4d ago| Travel

State Bank of India to manage visa centres in Bangladesh for 2 more years, agreement signed

The State Bank of India yesterday (August 10, 2022) was re-engaged as the agent for managing Indian Visa Application Centres in Bangladesh for another two years.

1w ago| Travel

Hiking and Trekking in Bandarban

The greenery of Bandarban offers an ideal escape from the monotony of urban life and is suitable for hiking. Here are some places in Bandarban that should be on every hiker's bucket list.

1w ago| Travel

Biman launches web check-in for int’l passengers, hopes it’ll cut down waiting time at airport

Biman Bangladesh Airlines launched web check-in for international passengers yesterday (August 1, 2022).

1w ago| Travel

In Thailand, cannabis and tourism are "a match"

The RG420 cannabis cafe opened just four days ago in Khao San, an area of Bangkok popular with backpackers - and already it's crammed with customers.

August 14, 2022
August 14, 2022

Bird damages Biman Dreamliner engine at Sylhet airport; London flight rescheduled

A Boeing 787 aircraft of Biman Bangladesh Airlines was damaged after a bird hit an engine of the Dreamliner during landing at Sylhet Osmani International Airport this morning (August 14, 2022).

August 11, 2022
August 11, 2022

Top 5 must-see mesmerising waterfalls in Bangladesh

From Sylhet to Bandarban, Bangladesh is blessed with mesmerising waterfalls. As they get lively in monsoon, the peak time to visit is between July and September. Keeping that in mind we recommend 5 must see waterfalls in Bangladesh.

August 11, 2022
August 11, 2022

State Bank of India to manage visa centres in Bangladesh for 2 more years, agreement signed

The State Bank of India yesterday (August 10, 2022) was re-engaged as the agent for managing Indian Visa Application Centres in Bangladesh for another two years.

August 10, 2022
August 10, 2022

Passengers at mass hearing share bitter experiences at the Dhaka airport

Passengers at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport, most of them migrant workers, today (August 10) opened up about their bitter experiences at the airport including mismanagement in luggage handling and misconduct by different staff and officials of HSIA and airlines.

August 10, 2022
August 10, 2022

Airlines in India must share int’l passenger details with customs for “risk analysis”

India has made it compulsory for airlines to share international passengers’ details with the country’s customs authorities in order to undertake “risk analysis”.

August 10, 2022
August 10, 2022

Hajj: Chronicling the journey

Every practicing Muslim wants to perform hajj – at least once in a lifetime since it’s obligatory. Those, who are eligible for performing this compulsory ritual of Islam, wait for a suitable opportunity to make this holy journey.

August 8, 2022
August 8, 2022

Top 5 sea beaches in Cox’s Bazar

Sitting and sipping your favourite drink and waiting for the sunset to witness the radiant hue of the sea — experiences on the beaches of Cox’s Bazar are enticing as ever. When it comes to beaches, chances are you will think about the most popular tourist spots like Laboni Point, Inani or Himchori. If you are looking for great alternatives, let us recommend top 5 sea beaches in Cox's Bazar. The next time you are at Cox’s Bazar, don’t forget to check out the unique beaches that soothes your wanderlust.

August 8, 2022
August 8, 2022

Hong Kong lessens Covid quarantine for travellers to 3 days

Hong Kong will shorten the Covid-19 hotel quarantine period for all arrivals to three days from seven, taking another step to gradually unwind stringent pandemic rules that have isolated the Asian financial hub.

August 6, 2022
August 6, 2022

US-Bangla Airlines to resume Dhaka-Bangkok flights from Sept 1

US-Bangla Airlines is going to resume its flights on the Dhaka-Bangkok-Dhaka route from September 1.

August 6, 2022
August 6, 2022

Climbing on with Rope4: Learning the basics of mountaineering

Rope4 is a platform which aims to share knowledge and educate youths and adults alike on Outdoor Activities. Rope4 was founded in 2017 by Mohiuddin Mahi a Certified Mountaineering Trainer and Instructor who graduated from the Nehru Institute of Mountaineering. It works to help young individuals to nurture latent physical and mental strength to unearth their potential abilities.