Scott takes a week getting to know Royal Portrush

Portrush, July 15 -- Adam Scott already has spent seven days at Royal Portrush, three of them with Darren Clarke, and the advice was invaluable to the end. They stood off the 18th green Sunday as Scot... Read More

Women's Handball League: Mariner Youngs' Club emerges unbeaten champions

Dhaka, July 10 -- Dhaka Mariner Youngs' Club clinched the Cute Women's Handball League title with all-win record beating their neighbor Arambagh Krira Sangha by 33-30 goals in the last league match at... Read More

Film producer and Holocaust survivor Artur Brauner dies

Berlin, July 8 -- Artur Brauner, a Polish-born Holocaust survivor who became one of post-World War II Germany's most prominent film producers, died Sunday at age 100. Brauner's family said he died in... Read More

US adds solid 224,000 jobs; Fed rate cut may be less certain

Washington, July 5 -- U.S. employers sharply stepped up their hiring in June, adding a robust 224,000 jobs, an indication of the economy's durability after more than a decade of expansion. The streng... Read More

Study finds huge potential to grow trees, capture carbon emissions

Bangladesh, July 5 -- Washington, July 5 (Xinhua/UNB) -- Swiss scientists found that planting trees is the world's most effective solution to climate change, with a potential to capture two thirds of ... Read More

'Gang-rape' victim's father hacked in Cumilla for filing case

Cumilla, July 4 -- The father of a gang-rape victim has been hacked in Burichang upazila for filing a case against the alleged rapists, alleges the family. At a press conference at a relative's house... Read More

Onus on restoring 'the lost glory of jute'

Dhaka, July 3 -- A centre has been set up in the capital for display and sale of multi-purpose jute goods. Inaugurating the centre at Motijheel, Industries Minister Nurul Majid Mahmud Humayun said it... Read More

3 of a family among 4 killed by lightning in Satkhira

Satkhira, June 28 -- Four people, including three members of a family, were killed by lightning strikes in Kaliganj and Ashashuni upazilas on Friday. In Kaliganj upazila, three members of a family we... Read More

Ex-Liverpool midfielder pleads not guilty to assault charge

Dhaka, June 27 -- Former Germany and Liverpool midfielder Dietmar Hamann has pleaded not guilty after being charged with common assault in Australia, reports BBC. The 45-year-old, who did not appear ... Read More

Ex-Sonagazi OC's escape an ominous sign for rule of law: TIB

Dhaka, June 9 -- Voicing concern over the fleeing of ex-Sonagazi OC Moazzem, Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) on Sunday said the incident put police authority's goodwill into question to en... Read More