Yemen President urges end of UAE strikes, fears secession

Sanaa, Aug. 30 -- Yemen's president urged Saudi Arabia on Thursday to rein in the United Arab Emirates after warplanes from his former ally staged airstrikes on Yemeni government troops, killing and w... Read More

Afghanistan team arrive in Chattogram

Chattogram, Aug. 30 -- Afghanistan national cricket team arrived in Chattogram on August 30. Rashid Khan-led Afghanistan team landed in Shah Amanat International Airport at 12:45pm here and flew to Ch... Read More

Home Minister warns against any incitement to communal hatred

Dhaka, Aug. 24 -- Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal on Saturday said stern action will be taken against those who try to incite communal disharmony showing no tolerance for acts that disturb the so... Read More

Girl, 6, 'raped' in Jashore

Jashore, Aug. 24 -- A six-year-old girl was raped reportedly by a teenage boy at Debula village in Chaugachha upazila on Saturday. Victim's mother said they along with the victim went to a nearby tem... Read More

Lionel Messi has made me a better player and vice-versa: Cristiano Ronaldo on rivalry

Dhaka, Aug. 23 -- Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo recently spoke about his biggest and long-time rival Lionel Messi and admitted that the Argentinian star has only made him a better player and vice-ve... Read More

Bangladesh HC in Islamabad observes National Mourning Day

Dhaka, Aug. 16 -- Bangladesh High Commission in Islamabad has observed the National Mourning Day commemorating the 44th martyrdom anniversary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman ... Read More

Four of a family burnt in city fire

Dhaka, Aug. 5 -- Four members of a family, including two children, sustained burn injuries as an air conditioner caught fire in a house at Kathalbagan in the city early Monday. The injured were ident... Read More

One more die of dengue

Madaripur, Aug. 3 -- A dengue victim died while undergoing treatment at the Sadar Hospital on early Saturday. Medical Officer Dr Sasanko Babu identified the deceased as Nadira Akter, 45, wife of Shaw... Read More

Panic grips DU as dengue prevalence worsens

Dhaka, July 29 -- There is nothing new in campus protests at Dhaka University (DU). Its students burst into protests occasionally to realise their various demands. They rocked their campus on Sunday, ... Read More

Ex-Bangladesh chief justice Sinha seeks political asylum in Canada

Dhaka, July 26 -- Surendra Kumar Sinha, the former chief justice of Bangladesh, has sought political asylum in Canada. He entered Canada at Fort Erie on July 4 and filed a refugee claim, reports Cana... Read More