ACC summons Basir, DIG Mizanur for questioning

Dhaka, June 24 -- The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) on Monday ordered its director Enamul Basir and Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of police Mizanur Rahman to appear before it on July 1 for interro... Read More

Scintillating Shakib hands Afghanistan 7th WC defeat

Dhaka, June 24 -- A scintillating Shakib Al Hasan handed Afghanistan their seventh consecutive defeat in the ongoing World Cup as Bangladesh won the match by 62 runs at Southampton on Monday. The sou... Read More

Scamp the Tramp wins California Ugly Dog Contest

New York, June 22 -- Scamp the Tramp's looks have made him a winner - but it wasn't a beauty contest. The snaggle-haired, bug-eyed pooch took the top prize Friday at the 31st annual World's Ugliest D... Read More

BNP okays convening committees of its Gopalganj, Madaripur units

Dhaka, June 22 -- As part of the party's move to overhaul its grassroots, BNP on Saturday approved the convening committees of its Gopalganj and Madaripur district units. The existing committees of t... Read More

U.S. company Cargill opens protein production plant in east China

Bangladesh, June 20 -- Shanghai, June 20 (Xinhua/UNB) -- U.S. agriculture and food company Cargill is expanding its protein production capacity in the city of Chuzhou, east China's Anhui Province, wit... Read More

President visits historical places in Uzbekistan

Bangladesh, June 17 -- Tashkent (Uzbekistan), June 17 (UNB) - President Abdul Hamid visited Hasti Imam Mosque and Amir Temur Museum here on Monday. He visited the two historical places as part of the... Read More

Dirty dozen: Nadal wins 12th French Open for 18th Slam title

Paris, June 10 -- For a few, fleeting moments Sunday, Rafael Nadal found his French Open supremacy seemingly threatened by Dominic Thiem, a younger, talented opponent challenging him in the final for ... Read More

Lightning kills 3 in Rajshahi

Rajshahi, May 31 -- Three people were killed after being struck by lightning in Bagha and Godagari upazilas on Thursday night. Mohsin Ali, officer-in-charge of Bagha Police Station, said that lightni... Read More

UN mobile photography contest held in city

Dhaka, May 22 -- The United Nations (UN) in Bangladesh, in celebration of the International Women's Day 2019, organised a mobile photography contest that ended here on Wednesday with a panel discussio... Read More

Small plane crashes near Dubai's busy airport, killing 4

Dubai, May 17 -- A small plane involved in upgrading a runway at Dubai International Airport crashed Thursday night, killing four people and halting traffic at the world's busiest airport for internat... Read More