Dhaka, Oct 5 : Despite the collapse of Rana Plaza early this year, Bangladesh's RMG [ready made garment] export during 2012-13 fiscal reached 21.5 billion US dollar, exceeding the target of 20 billion US dollar, a briefing was told here today...
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For the first time in nearly two decades, the U.S. government staggered into a partial shutdown Monday at midnight after congressional Republicans stubbornly demanded changes in the nation’s health care law as the price for essential federal funding and President Barack Obama and Democrats adamantly refused...... read more
Washington, Oct 1 : The US government today shutdown – for the first time in nearly 18 years - as the Republican and the Democrats failed to strike a deal on spending and budget mainly due to their differences over 'Obamacare', the flagship healthcare programme of ... read more
Caracas, Oct 1 : Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro ordered the expulsion of three US diplomats, accusing them of plotting with the opposition to sabotage the economy and the power grid.
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1 October 2013 : Exuding contempt for the American people, the US Congress failed to pass a continuing resolution to fund federal operations on Monday, shutting down large sections of the government as of 12:01 AM Tuesday.
Throughout the day, the Democratic-controlled Senate rejected funding bills sent by the Republican-control... read more
Dhaka , Oct 1 : A war crime court here today handed down death penalty to main opposition BNP lawmaker and minister for two terms Salauddin Quader Chowdhury on charges of "crimes against humanity" during the 1971 Liberation War .... read more
With both Democrats and Republicans sticking to their stands on a new budget pushing the shutdown into the second day on Wednesday, President Barack Obama has blamed a “reckless” opposition for the latest financial crisis that has forced up to one million workers off the job...... read more
Washington, Oct 2 The bitter budget standoff between Democrats and Republicans pushed the US government's shutdown into the second day today with President Barack Obama postponing his visits to Malaysia and the Philippines in the wake of the crisis that can cost the ailing economy billions...... read more