NGOs working in Rohingya camps to face action if violate terms: FM

Dhaka, Aug. 29 -- Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen on Thursday said action will be taken against the NGOs operating in Rohingya camps if evidence is found about their activities that go beyond the t... Read More

Joya, Salma to become FIFA int'l referees on January

Dhaka, Aug. 24 -- Joya Chakma and Salma Islam Moni will open a new chapter in Bangladesh football as they become the first Bangladeshi women referee of FIFA. Joya Chakma and Salma Islam Moni passed t... Read More

Massive fire breaks out at city slum

Dhaka, Aug. 16 -- A massive fire broke out at a slum in Mirpur-7 of the city on Friday evening. Sources at the Fire Service and Civil Defence Central Control Room said the fire originated at a shanty... Read More

Govt's negligence behind dengue outbreak: Fakhrul

Thakurgaon, July 28 -- BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Sunday said dengue has turned into a serious problem due to the negligence of the government and city corporations in elimin... Read More

Dengue not 'epidemic' yet: DSCC Mayor

Dhaka, July 26 -- Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) Mayor Sayeed Khokon on Friday said the prevalence of dengue virus in the city cannot yet be called an epidemic. "Dengue cannot be called an epide... Read More

Lightning kills four in Moulvibazar

Moulvibazar, July 23 -- At least four people were killed and 12 others injured in lightning strikes in Baliadangi and Ranisankail upazilas on Tuesday. Three people were killed on the spot and 12 othe... Read More

Li Peng, former hard-line Chinese premier, dies at 91

Beijing, July 23 -- Li Peng, a former hard-line Chinese premier best known for announcing martial law during the 1989 Tiananmen Square pro-democracy protests, has died. He was 91. The official Xinhua... Read More

'The Lion King' rules and 'Endgame' scores all-time record

Bangladesh, July 22 -- Los Angeles, July 21 (AP/UNB) - If there was any doubt that the 2019 box office belonged to the Walt Disney Co., this weekend put an end to it. Not only did its photorealistic r... Read More

Parsons snub, 'Schitt's Creek' love among Emmy surprises

New York, July 17 -- Some Emmy Award nominations seemed like a lock: "Game of Thrones" was going to earn a haul . "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" would still charm voters. The final goodbye to "Veep" woul... Read More

Mashrafe set to lead Tigers in Sri Lanka series

Dhaka, July 12 -- Mashrafe Bin Mortaza will tour Sri Lanka and lead the Tigers in the three-match ODI series against the island nation. However, the participation of Shakib Al Hasan in this series is... Read More