8,848 Bangladeshis languishing in jails or detention centres abroad: FM

Sangsad Bhaban, July 11 -- Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen on Thursday informed Parliament that a total of 8,848 Bangladeshis are now staying in jails or detention centres of different countries, i... Read More

Twitter bans 'dehumanizing' posts toward religious groups

Bangladesh, July 10 -- San Francisco, July 9 (AP/UNB) - Twitter now prohibits hate speech that targets religious groups by using dehumanizing language, a ban it says may extend to other categories lik... Read More

Microsoft warns Windows 10 users of RASMAN bug that affects VPN services

Dhaka, July 8 -- Microsoft has warned its Windows 10 users of a new issue with Remote Access Connection Manager (RASMAN) affecting Windows 10 May 2019 version 1903 update on Build 18362.207 (KB4501375... Read More

BPL Football: Dhaka Abahani beat Brothers Union by 5-3 goals

Dhaka, July 8 -- Holders Dhaka Abahani Limited managed 5-3 win over lowly Brothers Union in the 13-team Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) Football at the Bangabandhu National Stadium here on Monday. Wi... Read More

Asain Jr Chess: Noshin Anjum beats Revita Samantha Glo

Dhaka, July 7 -- Bangladeshi WCM Noshin Anjum beat WFM Revita Samantha Glo of Philippines and drew with Derotas Vic Glysen of Philippines in the 7th and 8th round girls group matches of the Asian Juni... Read More

Top official says Iran ready for higher uranium enrichment

Iran, July 7 -- A top aide to Iran's supreme leader says the Islamic Republic is ready to enrich uranium beyond the level set by Tehran's 2015 nuclear deal, just ahead of a deadline it set Sunday for ... Read More

Kvitova reaches 2nd week at Wimbledon

England, July 6 -- Two-time champion Petra Kvitova is into the second week of Wimbledon for the first time since 2014. The sixth-seeded Kvitova beat Magda Linette of Poland 6-3, 6-2 to reach the four... Read More

Migraine increases risk of complications during pregnancy, says study

Dhaka, July 2 -- Pregnant women with migraine have an increased risk of miscarriage, caesarean sections and giving birth to a child with low birth weight, a study has found, reports The Indian Express... Read More

All-green woodland gardens can provide serenity

New York, June 25 -- All-green gardens are becoming popular again as the centerpieces of monochromatic landscaping. The designs are appealing and restive, driven as they are by massed ferns, moss, lea... Read More

Environment-friendly housing to be ensured everywhere: Minister

Dhaka, June 22 -- Housing and Public Works Minister SM Rezaul Karim on Friday said environment-friendly housing will be ensured across the country. The minister said this while adressing a programme ... Read More