Roman Polanski investigated over molesting 10-year-old girl

London, Dec. 14 -- Filmmaker Roman Polanski is being investigated for new allegations of sexually assaulting a 10-year-old child in 1975. Reportedly, while the statute of limitations has long expired,... Read More

Martyred Intellectuals Day today

Dhaka, Dec. 14 -- The nation is set to observe the Martyred Intellectuals' Day today in a befitting manner. On this day 46 years ago, on the eve of the nation's victory, the marauding Pakistan army i... Read More

OIC declares East Jerusalem as Palestinian capital

Dhaka, Dec. 14 -- The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has declared East Jerusalem as the capital of Palestine, rejected the US stance as "dangerous", and called on the international communit... Read More

Palestinians have right to East Jerusalem as capital: Saudi King

Dhaka, Dec. 14 -- Palestinians have the right to East Jerusalem as their capital, Saudi King Salman said Wednesday, echoing calls at an Islamic summit in Istanbul from which he had stayed away. "The ... Read More

Solution to Rohingya crisis rests in Myanmar

Dhaka, Dec. 14 -- The United Nations can help Myanmar defuse inter-communal tensions and create an environment for safe and dignified repatriation of Rohingya refugees, quoting the organization's top ... Read More

Erratic gas supply hits city dwellers

Dhaka, Dec. 14 -- A large area of the city has reportedly been left without any supply of gas during the peak hours in the morning with dip in temperature seriously affecting cooking in houses. "Gas ... Read More

Dinat Munni's four shows on Victory Day

Dhaka, Dec. 14 -- Country's one of the popular singers Dinat Jahan Munni naturally does not keep any schedule to perform outside the country on special days like Pahela Boishakh, Ekushey February, Ind... Read More

HRW calls for tri-partite deal for repatriation involving UNHCR

Dhaka, Dec. 14 -- Human Rights Watch (HRW) has rightly said the Rohingya repatriation deal signed by Bangladesh and Myanmar needs to be elevated to a tri-partite agreement involving the UNHCR to fully... Read More

BD losing ground to US with Vietnam, India

Dhaka, Dec. 14 -- Bangladesh is losing ground to the US market on apparel export trade falling behind Vietnam, and India due to lack of product diversification and rising production cost of local appa... Read More

SCBA for new gazette with correction

Dhaka, Dec. 14 -- The leaders of the Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) on Wednesday said that the published gazette on the disciplinary rules for the lower court judges handed the executive control... Read More