• “our country is being stolen : says Donald Trump

       “our country is being stolen : says Donald Trump President Donald Trump said yesterday that “our country is being stolen” due to an influx of illegal immigration, blaming Democrats for weak border protection policies. “Border Patrol Agents (and ICE) are GREAT, but the weak Dem laws don’t allow them to do their job. Act […]

  • UK government to examine procedures of airline insolvency

    Repatriation and refund protection will be considered as part of an independent review into the levels of protection that are available for passengers who find themselves impacted by the failure of an airline, the UK government has said. The Airline Insolvency Review will also examine how the market could be reformed to ensure that passengers […]

  • US-Bangla crash victims remembered with tears

    Little Aniruddha used to pray to Allah so he and his parents would be granted heaven… “Now, I am praying the same for him and his parents,” Shahriar Abir Mithun said choking back tears. Shahriar is the younger brother of Sanzida Huque Bipasha who along with her seven-year-old son Aniruddha Zaman and husband Rafiquz Zaman […]

  • Call for decreasing airfare for hajj pilgrims

    Tahfij-e-Haramine Parishad Bangladesh, an Islamic organisation demanded to decrease the airfare for the hajj pilgrims in next year on Monday. Criticising the new announced airfare for the hajj pilgrims, they said that the airlines have increased the fare three fold than the usual fare which would force many to avoid performing hajj from Bangladesh. “The […]

  • Customs seize 13kg gold bars at Shah Amanat airport

    Chittagong Airport Customs officials seized 13 kilograms of gold bars and arrested a passenger of a flight of an airline on Sunday. The Customs officials found 28 gold bars hidden in a bag of Swapan Kumar Nath, who arrived from Dubai. — Our Correspondent

  • Discount on Novoair tickets for City Bank card

    City Bank American Express Debit and Credit Card members will now get 10 per cent flat discount on base fare of air tickets on all domestic and international routes when they purchase tickets from Novoair website www.flynovoair.com, says a statement. City Bank has recently signed an agreement with Novoair to this end. Card members will […]

  • Sadharan Bima pays US-Bangla Airlines Tk 5.74cr in insurance claims

    Sadharan Bima Corporation has paid $0.7 million or Tk 5.74 crore to US-Bangla Airlines in the first instalment as compensation against the carrier\’s insurance claim for the aircraft that crashed in Kathmandu last month. As the reinsurer, the state-run corporation handed the money to the primary insurer Sena Kalyan Insurance Company at an event, at […]

  • US-Bangla Airlines receives Tk5.70cr insurance money

    The airliner’s 76-seater Bombardier had 71 people, including four crew members, on board when it crashed in a field near Kathmandu’s Tribhuvan International Airport on March 12, killing 50 people and injuring others. 0 SHARES Sadharan Bima Corporation on Sunday handed over $ 0.7 million, equivalent to Tk5.70 crore, to Sena Kalyan Insurance Company Ltd […]

  • Boeing Launches New Midrange 787-10 Dreamliner

    In North Charleston, South Carolina this past week, Chicago-based Boeing delivered the world’s first 787-10 Dreamliner to its launch customer, Singapore Airlines. The new 787-10 is the latest in the series of long haul, ultra-efficient aircraft produced by Boeing over the last decade. Unlike its 787-8 and 787-9 cousins, however, the 787-10 is built with an extended fuselage […]

  • Jackal menace at Shahjalal Airport

    A group of jackals pose a threat to flights landing at and taking off from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (HSIA) in Dhaka. The runway of the airport is covered with vegetation as the Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh (CAAB) does not weed out wild plants in the area often enough. The cover of bushes and […]

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