BNP demands fair probe into Mirpur fire

Dhaka, Aug. 17 -- BNP on Saturday demanded a fair and neutral investigation into Friday's fire at a slum in the city's Mirpur-7 area as such incidents are on the rise. Talking to reporters after visi... Read More

Child missing after speed boat capsises in Padma

Munshiganj, Aug. 13 -- A child went missing after a speed boat sank in the Padma River on Tuesday morning. The young boy was identified as Deen Islam Hossain, 8, son of Siddiqur Rahman of Mollar Hawl... Read More

5 Russian weightlifters face new wave of doping charges

Moscow, Aug. 13 -- Five Russian weightlifters, all of them world or European championship medalists, face doping charges which could herald a new wave of cases across a range of sports. The Internati... Read More

Will uphold dignity of people's trust: PM

Dhaka, Aug. 12 -- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday vowed to return the trust and confidence of the people for giving her party the opportunity to form the government for the third consecutive ti... Read More

Moon, Jupiter and Saturn to line up in the sky from August 9 to 11, here's how to watch

Dhaka, Aug. 11 -- The view of Venus and Mars is currently blocked by the sun, however, we have a great chance to view Jupiter, Saturn and the Moon in conjunction. From August 9 the Moon is appearing v... Read More

Missing youth's body recovered from Buriganga

Keraniganj, Aug. 4 -- The body of a youth was recovered from the Buriganga river here on Sunday two days after he had gone missing . The deceased was identified as Masud, 18, son of Abdul Mannan of S... Read More

"Berlinale Talents: Application Panel Bangladesh" held at Goethe-Institut

Dhaka, Aug. 2 -- With the aim to help the aspiring local filmmakers with their applications for the Berlinale Talents 2020 film scholarship, Goethe-Institut Bangladesh organized the event "Berlinale T... Read More

Foods that help raise blood platelets count

Dhaka, July 28 -- This year mosquito-borne dengue disease has caused a serious situation. Since January this year, the number of dengue patients has crossed the ten thousand-mark. One of the effects o... Read More

Rohingya Crisis: Dhaka seeks NAM, ASEAN member states' role

Dhaka, July 22 -- Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations in New York Ambassador Masud Bin Momen has urged the NAM member states including the ASEAN neighbours of Myanmar to remai... Read More

US expands 'Remain in Mexico' to dangerous part of border

Houston, July 19 -- The U.S. government on Friday expanded its policy requiring asylum seekers to wait outside the country to one of Mexico's most dangerous cities, where thousands of people are alrea... Read More