Erik Larson's next book centers on Nazi blitz of London

New York, Sept. 4 -- Erik Larson's next book tells a story he knows has been heard before. "The Splendid and the Vile: A Saga of Churchill, Family, and Defiance During the Blitz," which comes out nex... Read More

Bhola trader commits suicide over failure to repay loan

Bhola, Sept. 2 -- A trader on Monday committed suicide after reportedly failing to repay loans taken from locals and NGOs at Kazirhat of Borhanuddin Upazila. The deceased was identified as Md Nurunno... Read More

One held for raping physically challenged girl in Gaibandha

Gaibandha, Sept. 2 -- Police on Monday arrested a man for allegedly violating a physically challenged girl at Konapara village in Sadullapur upazila here on Friday. The arrestee was identified as Bab... Read More

Stalker arrested after victim commits suicide

Kushtia, Aug. 29 -- A stalker was arrested Tuesday after a girl of Class IX committed suicide due to his relentless harassment. Fahima, the victim, committed suicide by tying a scarf around her neck ... Read More

Woody Harrelson confirmed for Venom sequel

Dhaka, Aug. 28 -- Woody Harrelson is set to come back for Venom's sequel, the film's cinematographer Robert Richardson has confirmed, reports The Indian Express. The actor made a brief appearance in ... Read More

World's first floating nuclear power plant sails to supply electricity in Russia

Dhaka, Aug. 25 -- The World's first and so far the only floating nuclear power plant (FNPP) Akademik Lomonosov set sail from the Arctic city of Murmansk on Friday for its final destination of Pevek, C... Read More

UEFA punishes Rangers for sectarian chants by fans

Nyon, Aug. 23 -- UEFA has punished Rangers for fans' sectarian chants by ordering part of the stadium closed for a Europa League playoff next week. UEFA says its disciplinary panel found the Scottish... Read More

IAEA, FAO, WHO joint team to help Bangladesh to control Aedes mosquitoes

Dhaka, Aug. 20 -- A joint expert team of International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations and World Health Organization (WHO) will assess the fe... Read More

Shanto wants to flare up once again

Dhaka, Aug. 16 -- After so many glittering performances during the age-level cricket, it was believed that Najmul Hossain Shanto would extend his glamorous batting display in the senior level as well.... Read More

Diplomatic efforts reinforced to bring Bangabandhu's killers back: Quader

Dhaka, Aug. 15 -- Road, Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader on Thursday said the government has intensified its diplomatic efforts to bring the condemned killers of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibu... Read More