Tamim Iqbal granted break from cricket

Dhaka, Aug. 15 -- Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal will not play in the Bangladesh's lone home Test against Afghanistan and also in the Tri-Nation T20 Series involving Afghanistan and Zimbabwe in Septemb... Read More

Company stirs debate with defense of Taco Tuesday trademark

Cheyenne, Aug. 14 -- "Taco Tuesday" may be a well-known term for a themed dinner night out or at home, but as restaurants across the U.S. have learned, it's also trademarked. Cheyenne-based Taco John... Read More

Launch, speed boat services suspended at Mawa, Kathalbari

Munshiganj, Aug. 13 -- Rough weather forced suspension of launch and speed boat services on the Mawa-Kathalbari route on Tuesday morning. Md Aminul Islam, in-charge of Mawa River Police camp, said no... Read More

No deal announced as US, Taliban wrap up latest talks

Kabul, Aug. 12 -- The latest round of talks between the Taliban and the United States ended early Monday without any sign a peace deal had been reached for Afghanistan, as both sides said they would c... Read More

Troops let Muslims walk to mosques in Indian-ruled Kashmir

Srinagar, Aug. 12 -- Troops in India-administered Kashmir allowed some Muslims to walk to local mosques alone or in pairs to pray for the Eid al-Adha festival on Monday during an unprecedented securit... Read More

N. Korea says Kim supervised weapons tests, criticizes Seoul

Seoul, Aug. 11 -- North Korea said Sunday that leader Kim Jong Un supervised test-firings of an unspecified new weapons system, which extended a streak of launches that are seen as an attempt to build... Read More

Potter enjoys dream Premier League debut as Brighton coach

Watford, Aug. 11 -- Brighton beat Watford 3-0 in a dream Premier League debut for English coach Graham Potter on Saturday. In the 64th minute, Potter sent on two forwards - new signing Neal Maupay an... Read More

Hike in airfare during Eid rush irks TIB

Dhaka, Aug. 10 -- Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) has expressed shock and disappointment at the reported hike of airfares by 3-4 times by domestic airlines taking the advantage of the high... Read More

Eid al-Adha: Enjoy the special occasion with these delicious recipes

Bangladesh, Aug. 10 -- The week of festivities is all set to begin. But no festival is complete without some mouthwatering recipes that add to the celebrations. So get set to add some flavours to your... Read More

Rape case filed against 5 Khulna GRP cops

Khulna, Aug. 10 -- A case was filed against five policemen, including the officer-in-charge of Government Railway Police (GRP), on Friday evening for allegedly gang-raping a woman in custody eight day... Read More