England leaves Ben Te'o out of RWC squad, springs surprises

London, Aug. 12 -- England left center Ben Te'o out of its Rugby World Cup squad on Monday after he was involved in a scuffle with a teammate at a training camp in Italy. Te'o lost his place to utili... Read More

Youth found dead in Natore

Natore, Aug. 11 -- Police recovered the body of an unidentified youth from an abandoned building of PDB Quarters at Alaipur in the district town early Sunday. Kazi Jalal Uddin, officer-in-charge of S... Read More

2 mass shootings in less than 24 hours shock US; 29 killed

New York, Aug. 5 -- It took just 30 seconds in Ohio and zero bullets in Texas for officers to stop two mass shooters this weekend, but not before 29 people were killed and about 50 injured in less tha... Read More

Asked police to rescue missing Mohona TV journalist: Home Minister

Dhaka, Aug. 4 -- Home Minister Assaduzzaman Khan Kamal on Sunday directed Gulshan police to take immediate steps to rescue missing Mohona TV journalist Moshiur Rahman. He came up with the remark at p... Read More

Bill to end death penalty comes as Sri Lanka plans hangings

Sri Lanka, Aug. 2 -- A bill to abolish the death penalty has been submitted to Sri Lanka's Parliament, while the president has sanctioned the hanging of four drug convicts. The bill seems to be a mov... Read More

'Drug trader' killed in Jashore 'armed-battle'

Benapole, July 27 -- An alleged drug trader was killed in an 'armed-battle' with members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) in Agrovulot border area here early Saturday. The deceased was identified as ... Read More

2 mn youth to be employed in ICT within 5 years: Zunaid Ahmed Palak

Dhaka, July 24 -- State Minister for Information and Communication Technology Zunaid Ahmed Palak on Wednesday assured everyone that ICT-based industries in the country will create jobs for two million... Read More

Take steps to stop lynching over child-lifting rumours: PHQ

Dhaka, July 22 -- Amid the growing incidents of mob attacks over child-lifting rumours, all the police units concerned have been directed to take necessary measures to stop the lynching. The Police H... Read More

Tigers flying to Sri Lanka Saturday eyeing positive results

Dhaka, July 19 -- The Bangladesh team will leave for Sri Lanka on Saturday evening in their first assignment after a shocking World Cup campaign. The Tigers are hoping for positive results in the thr... Read More

Thomas blowing in the wind at Tour de France

Albi, July 16 -- Geraint Thomas and his teammates don't need a mountain to deliver a hammer blow on their rivals at the Tour de France. They can do it on the flat, too. With a little help from the wi... Read More