Pakistan arrests ex-prime minister on corruption allegations

Pakistan, July 18 -- Authorities in Pakistan have arrested a former prime minister over alleged irregularities related to the import of natural gas from Qatar. Shahid Khaqan Abbasi served as prime mi... Read More

Bridegroom braves rain and flood to live up to word

Sylhet, July 13 -- "But I have promises to keep," is probably what echoed in the mind of young bridegroom Rubel Ahmed when he set out for the house of his would-be bride in a nearby village. It raine... Read More

US Ambassador Miller visits Barishal

Dhaka, July 11 -- US Ambassador to Bangladesh Earl R Miller visited Barishal on July 9-11 to promote economic, cultural, and people to people ties between the United States and Bangladesh. Ambassador... Read More

Rapinoe fuses politics, pay and tech with World Cup win

France, July 8 -- A Women's World Cup stirred by heated debates on politics, pay and technology saw the narratives fused in Sunday's final by the undisputed and outspoken star of the tournament: Megan... Read More

Mahmudullah set to miss India clash

Dhaka, July 1 -- Bangladesh star all-rounder Mahmudullah Riayd is likely to miss their vital match of the ongoing ICC Cricket World Cup against two times champions India at Edgbastom on Tuesday. "Mah... Read More

Wall collapses on huts in western India, killing 16 workers

New Delhi, June 29 -- A 23-meter (60-foot) high wall collapsed on a cluster of tin-roofed huts in western India early Saturday following heavy rains, killing at least 16 workers and their families liv... Read More

ITF Asian U-12 Tennis: Bangladesh beat Maldives 2-1 in girls' team event

Dhaka, June 24 -- Bangladesh beat the Maldives by 2-1 matches in girls' team event of the Walton ITF Asian U-12 Team Tennis Competition that began on Monday at three city venues. Earlier, Jatiya Sang... Read More