Female crew held with 10kg gold at Dhaka airport

Dhaka, Sept. 5 -- Members of Airport Armed Police Battalion (APBn) on Thursday arrested a female crew member with 82 gold bars, weighing 10 kilograms, from Hazrat Shahajalal International Airport. Th... Read More

Media Football: Six media houses win their respective matches on Monday

Dhaka, Aug. 26 -- Six media houses-Kaler Kantho, Jagonews24.com, Bhorer Kagoj, RTV, Ajkaler Khobor and Daily Sun won their respective matches in the Walton-Dhaka Reporters Unity (DRU) Media Football T... Read More

Germany seeks more active role in Arctic amid climate change

Berlin, Aug. 22 -- Germany says it plans to take a more active role in Arctic affairs, citing the far north's growing ecological, political and economic significance as a result of climate change. Ca... Read More

Girl, 5, raped by 'teen' in Faridpur

Faridpur, Aug. 21 -- A five-year-old girl was raped reportedly by a teenage madrasa boy at Paschim Hasamdiya village in Bhanga upazila on Tuesday afternoon. The victim was first taken to Bhanga Healt... Read More

AFC Cup: Dhaka Abahani to face April 25 SC in home match on Wednesday

Dhaka, Aug. 20 -- Six-time Bangladesh Premier League Football champions Dhaka Abahani Limited will face off against April 25 SC (4.25) of North Korea in their home match of the knockout phase of AFC C... Read More

Shootout on freeway overpass leaves officer, gunman dead

Riverside, Aug. 14 -- A driver stopped by police pulled out a rifle and opened fire, killing a California Highway Patrol officer and wounding two others during a shootout on a freeway overpass that le... Read More

Woods shows up in Chicago, has work to do to reach Atlanta

Medinah, Aug. 14 -- The mild oblique strain that Tiger Woods cited when he withdrew after one round of FedEx Cup playoffs was feeling good enough that he flew to the Chicago area Tuesday to give it a ... Read More

Colombia antitrust regulator fines Uber for blocking probe

Colombia, Aug. 13 -- Colombia's antitrust regulator is fining ride-sharing app Uber $625,000 for allegedly obstructing an investigation into its operations in the country. Three executives were also ... Read More

Govt. decides to allow export of raw hide

Dhaka, Aug. 13 -- The government has decided to give permission for export of raw hide to ensure fair price. "Businessmen's cooperation sought for buying and selling of raw hide at the prices fixed b... Read More

Kashmir's main city a maze of razor wire and steel barriers

Srinagar, Aug. 13 -- The main city in the India-administered part of the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir has turned into a vast maze of razor wire coils and steel barricades as drones and helicop... Read More