3 youths die after taking liquor in Chattogram

Chattogram, Aug. 15 -- Three youths died after taking 'excessive quantity of liquor' at Biswa Colony Malipara in the port city on Wednesday night. The deceased were identified as Biswajit Mallik, 28,... Read More

Villages evacuated as fire burns Greek island nature reserve

Athens, Aug. 13 -- Hundreds of firefighters battled wildfires in Greece Tuesday, with the largest burning through a thickly forested nature reserve on the island of Evia north of Athens where four vil... Read More

Liverpool returns to Istanbul for Super Cup against Chelsea

Bangladesh, Aug. 13 -- Liverpool returns to the scene of its most dramatic European triumph when it faces Chelsea in Istanbul for the Super Cup on Wednesday, the first major men's European final to be... Read More

BD's UK High Commission officials donate £2,000 to PM's Fund

Dhaka, Aug. 6 -- Officials at Bangladesh High Commission in London on Tuesday donated £2,000 to Prime Minister's Relief and Welfare Fund for flood-affected people. The officials, led by High Com... Read More

Don't stop cattle-laden trucks on highways: DIG

Sirajganj, Aug. 3 -- Deputy Inspector General of Police (Rajshahi Range) AKM Hafiz Akhter on Saturday instructed policemen not to stop trucks carrying cattle on highways ahead of Eid-ul-Azha. The roa... Read More

Dhaka seeks ARF partners' role for early Rohingya repatriation

Dhaka, Aug. 2 -- Bangladesh has sought cooperation from Asean Regional Forum (ARF) partners to ensure repatriation of Rohingyas to their homeland in Myanmar's Rakhine State in safety and security. Fo... Read More

Katy Perry and others ordered to pay 2.78 million dollar for copying song

Dhaka, Aug. 2 -- Katy Perry, her collaborators and her record label must pay more than $2.78 million because the pop star's 2013 hit "Dark Horse" copied a 2009 Christian rap song, a federal jury decid... Read More

Arsenal breaks transfer record to sign Pepe from Lille

London, Aug. 2 -- Arsenal has broken its transfer record to sign winger Nicolas Pepe from Lille as the London club tries to return to the Champions League. The 24-year-old Ivory Coast international i... Read More

Pabna dairy farmers stage demo dumping milk on road

Pabna, July 29 -- Dairy farmers on Monday staged demonstrations in Bhangura upazila dumping milk on the road in protest against the suspension of milk collection by different companies in compliance w... Read More

'Criminal' killed in Chattogram 'gunfight'

Chattogram, July 29 -- A suspected criminal was killed in a reported gunfight with Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) in Banshkhali upazila on Sunday afternoon. The deceased was identified as Mohammad Zake... Read More