PM joins milad for Bangabandhu

Dhaka, Aug. 15 -- Bangladesh Mohila Awami League arranged a milad and doa mahfil here on Thursday marking the 44th martyrdom anniversary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. Pri... Read More

'It is raining plastic': Scientists find colorful microplastic in rain

Dhaka, Aug. 15 -- It's raining plastic -- that's what a survey of rainfall in Denver and Boulder, Colorado, concluded recently, reports CNN. The rainfall survey, titled "It is raining plastic," was p... Read More

Dortmund primed to challenge Bayern's Bundesliga dominance

Berlin, Aug. 13 -- Borussia Dortmund has declared a challenge to end Bayern Munich's seven-year domination of the Bundesliga and is encouraged by signs of disharmony and unrest from the defending cham... Read More

Man attempts suicide after killing wife in Rangamati

Rangamati, Aug. 12 -- A man tried to commit suicide reportedly after hacking his wife to death over a family feud at Islampur village in Langadu upazila here on the Eid day on Monday. The deceased wa... Read More

Keep houses, surroundings clean to prevent dengue: President

Dhaka, Aug. 12 -- President Abdul Hamid on Monday urged the authorities concerned to encourage people all to keep their houses and surroundings clean for preventing dengue. He said this while deliver... Read More

BFF hands over 40 percent of participation fee to First Division clubs

Dhaka, Aug. 8 -- Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF) handed over Tk 2 lakh out of total participation fee of Tk 5 lakh, to each of the 13 Dhaka Metropolitan First Division Football League Clubs durin... Read More

Accord's new conditions harm apparel industry: BGMEA President

Dhaka, Aug. 3 -- BGMEA President Rubana Huq on Saturday said new fire safety related conditions being imposed by Accord is harming the apparel industry. "Accord takes many decisions without discussin... Read More

5 magistrates to act against additional charges for dengue test: Atiqul

Dhaka, July 29 -- Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Mayor Md Atiqul Islam on Monday said five magistrates were conducting drives at different public and private hospitals, clinics and diagnostic cen... Read More

Europe melts under Sahara heat wave, smashes heat records

Paris, July 26 -- Even ice cream, Italian gelato or Popsicles couldn't help this time. Temperature records that had stood for decades or even just hours fell minute by minute Thursday afternoon and E... Read More

Palestinian leader calls for end to agreements with Israel

Ramallah, July 26 -- Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is calling Israel's demolition of several dozen Palestinian homes on the outskirts of east Jerusalem "ethnic cleansing" and says he will take s... Read More