Bangladesh Women's Junior Hockey team reaches Singapore

Dhaka, Sept. 4 -- The Bangladesh Women's Junios Hockey squad reached Singapore on Wednesday afternoon to participate in the Women's Juniors (U-21) AHF Cup Hockey Qualifiers to be held September 9-15 i... Read More

Govt out to eliminate opponents: Fakhrul

Dhaka, Sept. 1 -- BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Sunday alleged that the government is conspiring to annihilate its opponents after "destroying democratic structures through repr... Read More

One dies of dengue in Dhaka; 1,025 new patients hospitalised in 24 hrs

Dhaka, Aug. 30 -- Mosquito-borne disease dengue claimed another life in the capital while 1,025 new patients were hospitalised across the country in 24 hours till Friday morning, marking a slight impr... Read More

19, including 4 Bangladeshis, convicted in 2014 Burdwan blasts

Dhaka, Aug. 29 -- A special NIA court has convicted 19 people, including four Bangladeshi citizens, in the 2014 Burdwan blast case, officials said on Wednesday, reports India Today. All of them confe... Read More

Indian agarbatti industry grapples with Chinese imports

New Delhi, Aug. 29 -- Demand for incense sticks has reached new highs, thanks to the countrywide surge in religious fervour. This has led to cheap imports which in a way has pushed back our indigenous... Read More

245 rescued from burning ferry in Philippine waters; 3 dead

Philippines, Aug. 28 -- Fishing boats and passing ships rescued 245 people from a burning ferry overnight in southern Philippine waters, and the coast guard was still searching Wednesday though it was... Read More

Govt's violated Bangabandhu's instruction over country's ownership: Dr Kamal

Dhaka, Aug. 26 -- Jatiya Oikyafront convener Dr Kamal Hossain on Monday accused the government of violating Bangabandhu's instruction, which has been written on the constitution, by depriving people o... Read More

Nazrul's 43rd death anniversary Tuesday

Dhaka, Aug. 26 -- The 43rd death anniversary of national poet Kazi Nazrul Islam will be observed on Tuesday. Nazrul, revered as Bidrohi Kobi (a rebel poet) for his activism for political and social j... Read More

No diplomatic failure over Rohingya repatriation: Quader

Dhaka, Aug. 24 -- Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader on Saturday said the government has no diplomatic failure over sending Rohingyas back to their homeland in Myanmar. "Rohingyas hav... Read More

Press charges in Rifat murder case Sept 3: HC

Barguna, Aug. 22 -- A court here on Thursday asked the investigation officer to press charges in the Rifat Sharif murder case on September 3. Senior Judicial Magistrate Sirajul Islam Gazi fixed the d... Read More