Vitamin-A plus capsules tested in labs this time: Health Minister

Dhaka, June 20 -- Health Minister Zahid Malik on Thursday said Vitamin-A plus capsules have been tested several times in labs to avoid problems this time. The minister said this at a press briefing a... Read More

Japan coach rues missed chances against England in Women's World Cup

France, June 20 -- - Japan's national women's football team head coach Asako Takakura bemoaned her team's lack of penetration in a 2-0 loss to England at the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup here on Wednes... Read More

EVMs to be used in all future elections: CEC

Bogura, June 19 -- Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) KM Nurul Huda on Wednesday said that Electronic Voting Machines will be used in all future elections in Bangladesh. "A legal framework has been pr... Read More

Ex-JU student murder: 3 get death, 7 life imprisonment

Kishoreganj, June 19 -- Three people were sentenced to death and seven others to life in prison on Wednesday for killing former Jahangirnagar University student Ershadul Islam Choyon in 2005. Convict... Read More

1 held over 'rape' of 5th grader in Cumilla

Cumilla, June 18 -- A man was arrested over the alleged rape of a class V student in Homna upazila's Bagmara on Monday. The victim's father filed the case against four people with Homna police in the... Read More

Hong Kong police clear streets as protesters move to park

Hong Kong, June 17 -- Protesters in Hong Kong left the streets, averting possible clashes Monday after haggling for hours with police by moving to areas near the city's government headquarters. The d... Read More

'Walkar' footwear opens 50th outlet in Tangail

Dhaka, June 16 -- Walkar, a footwear brand of RFL Group, opened its 50th outlet in Tangail district recently. Numerous stylish shoes including casual shoes, kid's shoes, sports shoes and sandals for ... Read More

Football: Draw enough to put Bangladesh through

Dhaka, June 11 -- Bangladesh played out a goalless draw with Laos in their second-leg match to earn right to play in round-2 of the joint qualification phase for the FIFA World Cup 2022 and AFC Asian ... Read More

Cricket World Cup: New Zealand decide to bowl against Afghanistan

Dhaka, June 8 -- New Zealand won the toss and sent Afghanistan to bat first in the 13th match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 at The Cooper Associates County Ground in Taunton on Saturday. Kiwi Cap... Read More

Case filed over attack on Satkhira Press Club

Satkhira, May 31 -- A case was filed over Thursday's attack on Satkhira Press Club that left 10 journalists injured. The case, filed at Sadar Police Station on Thursday night, accuses 24 people. Jou... Read More