Bangladeshi swimmers to compete in FINA World Champs in South Korea

Dhaka, July 10 -- A five-member swimming team comprising of three swimmers and two officials will represent Bangladesh in the 18th FINA World Championship scheduled to be held in Gwangju of South Kore... Read More

Authorities: Explosion at Florida shopping plaza injures 21

Plantation, July 7 -- A vacant pizza restaurant exploded Saturday in a thundering roar at a South Florida shopping plaza, injuring more than 20 people as large chunks of concrete flew through the air.... Read More

Conference on ROGE to be held at Oxford University on July 8

Dhaka, July 2 -- A two-day 9th international conference on the Restructuring of the Global Economy (ROGE) will take place at the Said Business School of Oxford University on July 8. The prestigious a... Read More

Mahmudullah will play even if he's slightly fit: Khaled Mahmud

Dhaka, June 27 -- Bangladesh all-rounder Mahmudullah Riyad, who has been suffering from several injuries, will take the field against India on July 2 even if he is not fully fit, said Tigers team mana... Read More

BPL Football: Chattogram Abahani drop points with Brothers Union

Dhaka, June 27 -- Seventh ranked Chattogram Abahani Limited dropped points with lowly Brothers Union Club as the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) Football match between them ended in 1-1 draw at the Ba... Read More

IOC lauds Beijing 2022 preparation

Bangladesh, June 26 -- Lausanne, June 26 (Xinhua/UNB) -- The Organizing Committees for Tokyo 2020, Beijing 2022 and Paris 2024 delivered presentations to the 134th International Olympic Committee Sess... Read More

Two held with Yaba in Chattogram

Chattogram, June 17 -- Police arrested a man and his son-in-law along with 1,965 Yaba pills from separate places in the city on Sunday night. The arrestees are Yusuf Jalal, 50 and Md Abdur Rahim Raju... Read More

Bank official, driver killed in Sirajganj road crash

Sirajganj, June 6 -- Two people, including a bank official, were killed when a private car plunged into a ditch by the Hatikumrul-Banpara highway at Harinchara Bazar of Ullapara upazila on Thursday mo... Read More

Day of Drives at ACC; operations against Desco and Barguna PWD

Dhaka, May 7 -- The Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) on Monday carried out an operation at the Dhaka Electricity Supply Company, or Desco, at its Banani office following allegations that the public se... Read More

One million species face extinction putting world 'on notice'

Dhaka, May 6 -- A hard-hitting report into the impact of humans on nature shows that nearly one million species risk becoming extinct within decades, while current efforts to conserve the earth's reso... Read More