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Lebanese protest impunity one year on...

Lebanese protest impunity one year on...

Middle East

Wed, Aug 4 2021

On August 4, 2020, one of the world's biggest-ever, non-nuclear explosions destroy much of Beirut's...

Lebanese customs chief arrested over...

Lebanese customs chief arrested over...

Middle East

Tue, Aug 18 2020

The investigation is focused on why nearly 3,000 tons of explosive ammonium nitrate was being stored...

Lebanese president says Beirut aid should...

Lebanese president says Beirut aid should...

Middle East

Sun, Aug 16 2020

The United States called for a transparent and credible investigation into the disaster

US calls for credible probe into ‘overwhelming’...

US calls for credible probe into ‘overwhelming’...

Middle East

Sat, Aug 15 2020

The blast has fuelled anger at ruling politicians who were already facing heavy criticism over a financial...

Beirut explosion prompts Bangladesh...

Chittagong port to run checks on hazardous...

Bangladesh

Thu, Aug 13 2020

Different types of inflammable goods, imported in the last 28 years, are kept in port sheds dangerously...

UN calls for early formation of Lebanese...

UN calls for early formation of Lebanese...

World

Wed, Aug 12 2020

Two huge explosions hit the Port of Beirut on August 4, claiming at least 171 lives and injuring...

Lebanon government resigns amid outrage...

Lebanon cabinet resigns after deadly...

Middle East

Mon, Aug 10 2020

Beirut explosion was result of endemic corruption, says prime minister

BAF plane with emergency supplies in...

BAF plane with emergency supplies in...

Bangladesh

Mon, Aug 10 2020

Aircraft due to return on Wednesday with stranded Bangladeshis

Beirut police fire tear gas as protesters...

Beirut police fire tear gas as protesters...

Middle East

Mon, Aug 10 2020

Tuesday’s explosion of more than 2,000 tons of ammonium nitrate killed 158 people and injured more...

Trump says he will join international...

Trump says he will join international...

Middle East

Sat, Aug 8 2020

At a news conference at his golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey, Trump said the United States was working...

Rescuers scour Beirut blast zone as...

Rescuers scour Beirut blast zone as...

Middle East

Fri, Aug 7 2020

Near the seat of the explosion, next to the carcass of the port's giant grain silos, rescue teams...

WHO appeals for $15mn aid for Lebanon...

WHO appeals for $15mn aid for Lebanon...

Middle East

Fri, Aug 7 2020

Five hospitals in the area affected by Tuesday's blast are either not functioning or partially...

Infographic: Deadliest accidents caused...

Infographic: Deadliest accidents caused...

World

Fri, Aug 7 2020

As Lebanese have expressed anger at the government over what they say was negligence that led to the...

Beirut blast: Sheikh Hasina mourns loss...

Beirut blast: Sheikh Hasina mourns loss...

Statecraft

Thu, Aug 6 2020

At least 137 people were killed and more than 5,000 injured while dozens remain missing

What we know about the Lebanon...

What we know about the Lebanon...

Middle East

Thu, Aug 6 2020

When combined with fuel oils, it creates a potent explosive widely used in the construction industry,...

Bangladesh to send food, medical team...

Bangladesh to send food, medical team...

Foreign Affairs

Thu, Aug 6 2020

Dhaka stands ready to provide any other emergency assistance to Beirut

Family in shock after losing son in...

Family in shock after losing son in...

Nation

Thu, Aug 6 2020

Mizan went to Beirut after borrowing Tk6 lakh from relatives and a local NGO

Mehedi killed in Beirut blast while...

Killed in Beirut blast while talking...

Nation

Thu, Aug 6 2020

His family pleaded to the government to bring back the body to Bangladesh

In pictures: Huge explosion rocks...

In pictures: Huge explosion rocks...

Middle East

Wed, Aug 5 2020

Lebanon is in mourning and surveying the damage to its capital, Beirut, after a massive explosion ripped...

Beirut blast: 4 Bangladeshis killed,...

Beirut blast: 4 Bangladeshis killed,...

Military Affairs

Wed, Aug 5 2020

Around 100 Bangladeshis, including the navy crew, have been injured in the blast, according to the Bangladesh...