Lawyers for Huawei CFO ask Canadian justice minister to help

Toronto, June 25 -- Lawyers for a top Huawei executive are calling on Canada's justice minister to intervene and stop a U.S. extradition request. Lawyers for Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou aske... Read More

Zimbabwe cricket board suspended

Harare, June 22 -- The Zimbabwe cricket board has been suspended by a government body that oversees sport in the country after allegations of corruption. The sports and recreation commission last wee... Read More

Third-grader saved from child marriage

Sirajganj, June 21 -- A class-three girl was saved from early marriage at Puthiabaria in the municipality area on Friday thanks to the prompt action of the local administration. Executive Magistrate ... Read More

India uses yoga diplomacy to assert rising global influence

New Delhi, June 21 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi successfully lobbied the United Nations to designate June 21 International Yoga Day in his first year in power in 2014. Since then, just as China un... Read More

China, North Korean leaders hold talks

Beijing, June 20 -- The leaders of China and North Korea are holding talks in the North Korean capital. China's official Xinhua News Agency said President Xi Jinping and North Korean leader Kim Jong ... Read More

Body formed to remove illegal vehicles from Dhaka streets: Quader

Dhaka, June 19 -- Road, Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader on Wednesday said a committee has been formed to identify and remove illegal vehicles from the streets of Dhaka. He said the comm... Read More

JFA Football: Khagrachhari crush Laxmipur 14-0

Dhaka, June 17 -- Hosts Khagrachhari district got off to a flying start in the JFA U-14 National Women's Football Championship crushing Laxmipur district by 14-0 goals at the Khargrachari District Sta... Read More

Only high-income people to be benefited from budget: CPD

Dhaka, June 14 -- Distinguished fellow of the Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) Dr Debapriya Bhattacharya on Friday said the proposed national budget for the fiscal year 2019-2020 will only benefit the... Read More

Bangladesh beat Thai Pathum United 3-0 in 2nd practice match

Dhaka, June 1 -- Bangladesh National Football team, now in Thailand on a 10-day preparation camp ahead of the joint qualification matches for FIFA World Cup 2022 and AFC Asian Cup 2023 against Laos, d... Read More

Nusrat murder: Feni SP withdrawn for negligence of duty

Dhaka, May 12 -- Superintendent of Police (SP) of Feni SM Jahangir Alam Sarker has been withdrawn for negligence of duty over the murder of Feni madrasa girl Nusrat Jahan Rafi. The SP was attached to... Read More