Palestinian refugees in Lebanon want asylum in Canada

Beirut, Sept. 5 -- Waving Palestinian and Canadian flags, hundreds of Palestinian refugees gathered outside the Canadian Embassy in Beirut on Thursday requesting asylum in the North American country. ... Read More

Former Egyptian president Morsi's son dies of heart attack

Cairo, Sept. 5 -- Physicians say the youngest son of the late former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi has died of a heart attack. They say 25-year-old Abdullah Morsi was driving his car with a friend... Read More

Foreign Correspondents' Club of Japan hosts 'Bangladesh Night' in Tokyo

Tokyo, Sept. 4 -- The Foreign Correspondents' Club of Japan (FCCJ) hosted the 'Bangladesh Night-2019' here on Wednesday at its new premises, with support from the Embassy of Bangladesh in Japan. The ... Read More

Parliament's suspension before Brexit protested across UK

London, Sept. 1 -- Prime Minister Boris Johnson's provocative decision to suspend the British Parliament for a time before the country's deadline for leaving the European Union came under fire Saturda... Read More

Bolsonaro limits ban on fires in Brazil to Amazon only

Bangladesh, Sept. 1 -- Rio De Janeiro, Sept 01 (AP/UNB) - Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is partially backtracking on a decree that banned most fires for land-clearing for 60 days, now saying the ... Read More

BHF announces final squad for Women's Junior AHF Cup'2019

Dhaka, Sept. 1 -- Bangladesh Hockey Federation (BHF) on Sunday announced a 22-member final squad of the Women's Hockey team to participate in the Women's Junior (U-21) AHF Cup Hockey Qualifiers schedu... Read More

Did Salman Khan gift house worth Rs 55 lakh to Internet sensation Ranu Mondal?

Dhaka, Aug. 30 -- Ranu Mondal, who recently went viral when a video of her singing the famous Lata Mangeshkar song, 'Ek pyaar ka naagma' started trending online, has received a home as a gift from Sal... Read More

BNP doesn't want Rohingyas to go back: Hasan Mahmud

Chattogram, Aug. 30 -- Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud on Friday accused the BNP of trying to manipulate the Rohingya issue politically. He came up with the accusation while addressing a discuss... Read More

Yankees join Amazon, Sinclair to buy YES from Disney

New York, Aug. 30 -- The New York Yankees have reacquired the YES Network, joining Amazon and the Sinclair Broadcast Group to buy an 80% stake in the channel from The Walt Disney Co. The deal announc... Read More

Minor girl raped by youth in Dinajpur

Hili(Dinajpur), Aug. 26 -- A six-year-old girl was raped allegedly by a youth at Matikata village in Hakimpur upazila here on Sunday afternoon. The alleged rapist is Sagor Mia, 19, son of Abdul Malek... Read More