Infantino reacts to Blatter criticism over Africa cleanup

Cairo, July 18 -- FIFA president Gianni Infantino hit back at Sepp Blatter's criticism of the world soccer body's cleanup operation in Africa as a modern-day form of "colonialism." Infantino response... Read More

Hindu groups take stance against family law reform

Dhaka, July 13 -- Hindu community groups here on Saturday opposed the demand raised by some rights groups to reform their family law and urged the government to refrain from doing so. "We'll launch a... Read More

Strong partnership with youths important to achieve SDGs: UK envoy

Dhaka, July 11 -- British High Commissioner to Bangladesh Robert Chatterton Dickson on Thursday said it is important to ensure a strong partnership with the youth for attaining Sustainable Development... Read More

JS passes Speedy Trial (Amendment) Bill

Dhaka, July 9 -- The Law and Order Disruption (Speedy Trial) (Amendment) Bill, 2019 was passed in Parliament on Tuesday for extending its validity till 2024. Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan moved the ... Read More

Chandpur Imam's Walton fridge wins him a million

Dhaka, July 8 -- Mohammad Zakir, an Imam at a mosque in Chandpur, has won Tk 1 million (10 lakh) after registering his Walton refrigerator under the ongoing nationwide Digital Campaign Season-4 of the... Read More

2 HC benches refuse to hear writ seeking arrest of Rifat killers

Dhaka, June 30 -- Two High Court benches on Sunday declined to hear a writ petition filed seeking its directives to arrest the killers of Barguna youth Rifat Sharif within 24 hours. Supreme Court law... Read More

Protesters urge discussion of Hong Kong issue at G-20 summit

Hong Kong, June 26 -- Hong Kong activists opposed to extradition legislation urged the leaders of the U.S., the European Union and others on Wednesday to raise the issue with Chinese President Xi Jinp... Read More

Amb. Miller completes 3-day sojourn through northern districts

Dhaka, June 26 -- US Ambassador to Bangladesh Earl R. Miller visited Bogura, Rangpur, Lalmonirhat, and Dinajpur on June 23-25 promoting cultural understanding and economic ties between the United Stat... Read More

To kick up your chicken salad, turn to your spice rack

New York, June 25 -- To apply some modern tricks to old-school chicken salad, we turned to our spice rack. Most spices boast an impressive portfolio of phytonutrients_often the very same compounds tha... Read More

JFA Football: Tangail emerge zonal champions beating Mymensingh 3-1

Dhaka, June 22 -- Tangail District clinched the zonal title to reach the final round of the JFA U-14 National Women's Football Championship eliminating hosts Mymensingh District by 3-1 goals in the zo... Read More