'Spider-Man' soars with $185.1M over six-day holiday weekend

New York, July 8 -- It pays to have one of the biggest lead-ins ever. "Spider-Man: Far From Home," the first Marvel movie after "Avengers: Endgame," swung past any franchise fatigue to dominate the J... Read More

Asian stocks sink after US jobs data hurt hopes of rate cut

Beijing, July 8 -- Asian stocks tumbled Monday after unexpectedly strong U.S. employment data tempered hopes the Federal Reserve might cut interest rates. Benchmarks in Shanghai, Tokyo, South Korea a... Read More

9th Wage Board remains to be declared 'soon'

Dhaka, July 7 -- The 9th wage board for journalists and employees of newspapers and news agencies will be declared soon. State Minister for Information Dr M Murad Hasan, in absence of Information Min... Read More

PM attends Mustafa Kamal's post-budget dinner

Dhaka, June 30 -- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday joined a post-budget dinner hosted by Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal at Bangabandhu International Conference Centre (BICC). On her arrival... Read More

Trump says he could meet North Korea's Kim at DMZ

Japan, June 29 -- Eyeing a history-making photo opportunity, President Donald Trump on Saturday issued a Twitter invitation to North Korea's Kim Jong Un to join him for a hand shake during a visit to ... Read More

New Zealand 'fake meat' pizza was not misleading, says Hell Pizza

Dhaka, June 29 -- A New Zealand pizza chain that covertly served "fake meat" on pizzas has denied misleading customers, saying it was raising awareness, reports BBC. Hell Pizza launched its Burger Pi... Read More

Walton sees robust growth in AC sales

Dhaka, June 24 -- The local electronics giant Walton has witnessed a robust growth in the sales of its air conditioner during heavy heatwave all over the country in this year. According to Walton, sa... Read More

Iran says Revolutionary Guard shoots down US drone

Iran, June 20 -- Iran's Revolutionary Guard said Thursday it shot down a U.S. drone amid heightened tensions between Tehran and Washington over its collapsing nuclear deal. The U.S. military declined ... Read More

Ex-OC Moazzem's arrest warrant reaches Jashore

Jashore, June 13 -- District police on Wednesday received the arrest warrant issued against former officer-in-charge of Feni's Sonagazi Police Station Moazzem Hossain. He is hailing from Dalmil Raipa... Read More

Berlin Conference: Dhaka for climate justice, compensation

Dhaka, June 5 -- State Minister for Foreign Affairs Md Shahriar Alam has asked for climate justice that needs to be established and demanded compensation and adequate financial and other assistance fo... Read More