BCB announces 15-member one-day squad for HP

Dhaka, Aug. 16 -- Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Friday announced a 15-member squad for the High-Performance Unit (HP). They will play a three-match one-day and two-match four-day series against th... Read More

Trump to promote turning natural gas into plastics in Pa.

Bangladesh, Aug. 13 -- Berkeley Heights, Aug 13 (AP/UNB) - Trying to hold support in the manufacturing towns that helped him win the White House in 2016, President Donald Trump is showcasing growing e... Read More

Dhaka-Delhi home minister-level talks in Delhi Wednesday

Dhaka, Aug. 6 -- Bangladesh and India will hold their 7th Home Minister-level bilateral talks in New Delhi on Wednesday afternoon. Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan reached New Delhi on Tuesday afternoo... Read More

Hong Kong protesters move to luxury shopping district

Hong Kong, Aug. 4 -- Demonstrators in Hong Kong moved en masse to a luxury shopping district Sunday evening after riot police used tear gas to clear out an area they were previously occupying, as the ... Read More

Jobs of journos, cops equally risky : DMP Commissioner

Dhaka, July 30 -- Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) Commissioner Asaduzzaman Miah on Tuesday said the nature of work of journalists and the police is the same, as both perform their responsibilities ris... Read More

BPL Football: Dhaka Abahani finish runners-up crushing Sheikh Jamal

Dhaka, July 29 -- Last two times champions Dhaka Abahani Limited had to remain satisfied with runners-up position in the 13-team Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) crushing former champions Sheikh Jamal ... Read More

Aussie study finds trees overhead better for health than grass underfoot

Sydney, July 28 -- - City-dwellers are more likely to report lower psychological distress and better general health when they are exposed to tree canopy in their daily life than low-lying plants or gr... Read More

Stand by genuine flood victims: GM Quader to govt

Dhaka, July 24 -- Jatiya Party chairman GM Quader on Wednesday urged the government to stand by genuine flood victims by checking irregularities in distribution of relief materials. "Distribute relie... Read More

Ariana Grande and Taylor Swift score 10 MTV VMA nominations

Dhaka, July 24 -- Ariana Grande and Taylor Swift are the top contenders at the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards, each scoring 10 nominations. MTV announced on Tuesday that Grande and Swift will compete in... Read More

112 hajj flights conducted under Biman hajj operations-2019 programme

Dhaka, July 23 -- A total of 112 hajj flights including 93 dedicated and 19 schedule flights were conducted under Biman Bangladesh Airlines Hajj Operations-2019 programme on Tuesday. Biman has so far... Read More