Treasury

Bangladesh Bank purchases $3.76bn from banks in FY 15

Bangladesh Bank purchases $3.76bn from banks in FY 15

Bangladesh Bank purchases US$3.76 billion from the commercial banks directly in the fiscal year (FY) 2014-15 to keep the inter-bank foreign exchange (forex) market stable

Business

Sunday’s morning business round up of Bangladesh

Sunday’s morning business round up of Bangladesh

The BBN has prepares the morning business round up compiling reports, published by different newspapers and news portals in Bangladesh

National

UK family of Bangladeshi origin ‘safer than ever with IS’

UK family of Bangladeshi origin 'safer than ever with IS'

A UK family of 12 Bangladeshi origin who went missing have joined so-called Islamic State and feel "safer than ever", according to a statement said to be on their behalf.

Offbeat

10-month-old baby rescued out at sea in Turkey

10-month-old baby rescued out at sea in Turkey

A 10-month-old baby has been rescued by the coastguard after drifting more than half a mile off the Turkish coast in a small inflatable, according to reports.

Education

College admission results finally published

College admission results finally published

The results of the first merit list for college admission for the academic session 2015-16 were finally published on Sunday midnight after a three-day delay caused by technical glitches

Science &Tech

The meaning of life, according to Google’s chatbot AI

The meaning of life, according to Google's chatbot AI

Conversations with chatbots are interesting, in a short-lived sort of way. If you take Cleverbot for a spin, for example, you quickly run into issues.