JaPa faces split over picking opposition leader in JS

Dhaka, Sept. 5 -- Amid their growing conflict over the appointment of Leader of the Opposition in Parliament from the party's top two leaders, a group of Jatiya Party leaders on Thursday announced HM ... Read More

Schoolboy 'kills himself' in Khulna

Khulna, Sept. 4 -- A schoolboy reportedly took his own life by hanging himself at his house in Tajpur village of Phultala upazila on Tuesday night. The deceased was identified as Mohammad Siam, 16, a... Read More

Bangladesh, Maldives discuss cooperation on maritime issues

Dhaka, Sept. 4 -- Bangladesh and the Maldives discussed cooperation on ocean and maritime issues on Tuesday and both sides stressed the need for sustainable harnessing of oceanic resources. State Min... Read More

Bangladesh suffer defeat against FC Kuktosh in first preparatory match

Dhaka, Sept. 3 -- Bangladesh National Football team conceded a 2-0 defeat against Tajik football club FC Kuktosh in their first preparatory match at the Hisar Stadium in Dushanbe on Tuesday. FC Kukto... Read More

RRRC Abul Kalam withdrawn for "allowing Rohingya rally"

Cox's Bazar, Sept. 2 -- Refugee Relief and Repatriation Commissioner (RRRC) Mohammad Abul Kalam has been withdrawn apparently for allowing Rohingyas to stage a big rally on August 25 and failure to re... Read More

Protesters block roads near Hong Kong airport

Hong Kong, Sept. 1 -- Anti-government protesters blocked roads near Hong Kong's airport with burning barricades and damaged a train station Sunday after a night of violent clashes with police. Train ... Read More

Dorian closes in on Bahamas as dangerous Category 5 storm

Bangladesh, Sept. 1 -- Mclean's Town Cay, Sep 1 (AP/UNB) - An already dangerous Hurricane Dorian intensified yet again Sunday as it closed in on the northern Bahamas, threatening to batter islands wit... Read More

When doctors at a Delhi hospital used a doll to treat an 11-month-old girl

Dhaka, Sept. 1 -- When 11-month-old Zikra was rushed to the hospital for a thigh bone fracture, she was refusing to take the treatment. But her mother suggested that her doll Pari gets the treatment f... Read More

Provision of ADR in all govt agreements: Anisul

Dhaka, Aug. 31 -- Law Minister Anisul Huq on Saturday said the government is decided in principle to incorporate a provision in all the government agreements to resolve disputes in the trade and comme... Read More

Bangladesh-Sri Lanka first four-day unofficial Test ended in draw

Dhaka, Aug. 30 -- The first four-day unofficial Test match between touring Sri Lanka Emerging Cricket team and Bangladesh Emerging Cricket ended in a draw on the 4th and final day at Sheikh Abu Naser ... Read More