Brojen Das: The Bangladeshi king of the English channel

Bangladesh has not earned any Olympic laurels ever. In the current sports arena, cricket and football dominate television and social media news waves. Beside the much-vaulted champions of the pitch,

Time to upgrade your regular deadbolts to smart locks

In home automation, smartlocks are probably one of the best entry points. These active security devices are designed to add function and style in every house. These locks are work

Different types of bank accounts, explained

Although most of us realize how important it is to save money, that does not mean we know where to save money. Unfortunately, the toughest thing to get going is

Is a bank account worth it? We break it down

At this age, almost everyone has a bank account. Not having a bank account is rather an anomaly in the current world. It is simply because having a bank account

Films and TV shows you can watch to learn why "black lives matter"

As protests keep raging on around the world surrounding George Floyd’s death and the subsequent resurgence of the BLM movement, many of us in this part of the world are

Callosum BD celebrates 'World No Tobacco Day' through "Exradico"

Tobacco is one of the greatest health threats the world has been facing. It kills more than 8 million people around the globe per year. Every year on 31st May,

Ensuring safety and security as offices reopen amid the COVID-19 scare

As the number of COVID-19 victims keep on rising, the unofficial lockdown has been lifted and offices, private and public, are re-opening again. Most offices, however, have been asked to

Peace Talk Café brings woman leaders who rose to the occasion

The recent unprecedented circumstances have brought forth multidimensional issues. In addressing the varies facets of these issues, UNDP is stepping up to address different sections of society. Our Partnerships for

COVID 19: Balancing the economy with a safe lockdown

Recently, there have been much debate in Bangladesh and abroad on whether or not it is economically sustainable to continue complete lockdowns in countries, in both the developing economics i.e.

Health ministry urges to hold off tobacco production, sales

The Health Services Department of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has requested the Ministry of Industry to suspend the production, supply, marketing and sale of tobacco products of

Occupational health and safety measures during COVID-19

There has been a recent circular by the government that the drug manufacturers as export industries will be allowed to gradually reopen. Essential businesses such as banks, food and pharmaceutical

ShopUp takes steps for frontline employees and SMEs

In Bangladesh, the Covid-19 cases are increasing everyday and amidst this, the ecommerce frontline delivery workers have contributed to keep the country running in this time of crisis by delivering