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The Special Olympics World Games 2019 kicked off in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates on 14 March. 7000

Quader's bypass surgery successful

The bypass surgery of ailing Awami League (AL) General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader,

CU decides to hold CHUCSU polls

The authority of Chittagong University (CU) has decided to conduct Chittagong University Central Students' Union (CHUCSU) election following

15 to die for killing trader in Dohar

A Dhaka court yesterday sentenced 15 people to death and two others to life term imprisonment for killing

US keen to invest in BD's maritime sector

US ambassador to Bangladesh Earl R Miller has said The United States (US) is willing to invest in

IBCCI bids farewell to Dr. Adarsh Swaika

India-Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IBCCI) bade farewell to Deputy Indian High Commissioner to Bangladesh Dr. Adarsh Swaika

Bank money looted in name of business

A large number of businessmen are now using the banking sector as a money making machine. They have

Mayawati not to contest next polls

India's Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati yesterday said she will not contest the upcoming Lok Sabha elections

Govt plans to construct Bangabandhu int'l airport near Dhaka

The government has planned to construct Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Intern-ational Airport nearby the capital Dhaka with a

No movie, drama on Jaha Alam: HC

The High Court has banned any movie or drama on the biopic of Jaha Alam, who was served

Okiya Front to hold hearings on polls in districts

The leaders of the Jatiya Oikya front, an alliance of the BNP backed political parties are likely to

Gunmen kill five miners in Ethiopia, TV says foreigners among dead

Gunmen in Ethiopia have shot and killed five workers from a mining company in the restive west on

GDP on course to record growth

The country's economy will grow by 8.13 percent in the current fiscal year (FY19) while the per capita

Over 1,000 feared dead in Mozambique storm

More than a thousand people are feared to have died in a cyclone that smashed into Mozambique last

AL leader killed in Rangamati

Suresh Kanti Tanchan-gya, the president of the Awami League's Upazila wing in Bilaichhari, has been shot dead in

Court accepts charges against eight

A Dhaka court yesterday took cognizance of charges against eight alleged members of Ansarullah Bangla Team in a

Two killed in AL infighting

Two people were killed and 15 others injured in a clash between two factions of Awami League at

Enhance renewable energy: Dr Atiur

Eminent economist and former Bangladesh Bank Governor Dr Atiur Rahman has said emphasis must be attached on enhancing

Govt seeks stay on Khaleda's bail

The government on Tuesday filed a petition seeking stay on the High Court order that had granted bail

Abzal's property forfeited by ACC

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) yesterday in a drive forfeited the wealth including three houses, one flat and some

Riva Ganguly accorded reception

Bangladesh-India Friendship Society (BIFS) accorded a reception to Sreemoti Riva Ganguly Das, the newly appointed Indian High Commissioner

Dalai Lama's successor may come from India

The Dalai Lama, the spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhism, said on Monday it was possible that once he

Future of Rohingyas lies in dignified return: UNHCR

UNHCR Assistant High Commissioner for Protection at UNHCR Volker Turkhas laid emphasis on safe and dignified return of

Govt rejects US report on HR, sends protest note

Bangladesh has rejected the US State Department's 2018 country reports on human rights practices saying many things about

'Paris climate rally draws 45,000 people'

Around 45,000 climate campaigners marched in Paris Saturday to condemn what they called the French government's "inaction" on

Court stay to be sought on Jahalom film

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) plans to file a petition to the High Court seeking a restriction on the

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