National cricketer Rubel Hossain becomes a father

Dhaka, Sept. 1 -- Pace Bowler of Bangladesh National Cricket team Rubel Hossain has become a proud father of a baby boy on September 1. Rubel's wife Dola Hossain gave birth to the baby boy at a hospi... Read More

Gynecologist Prof Dr Syeda Nurjahan Bhuiyan dies

Chattogram, Aug. 29 -- Prominent gynecologist and former principal of Chattogram Medical College Hospital (CMCH) Prof Dr Syeda Nurjahan Bhuiyan passed away early Thursday. She was 79. Dr Nurjahan bre... Read More

IOM donates 50 wheelchairs to Cox's Bazar school

Dhaka, Aug. 27 -- The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has donated 50 wheelchairs to a Cox's Bazar school for children with special needs. The move is part of IOM's stepped-up efforts t... Read More

Protesters march as G-7 leaders arrive in France

Biarritz, Aug. 25 -- Hundreds of protesters are marching as Group of Seven leaders arrive in the French resort town of Biarritz. Protesters planned to cross into Spain from the French border village ... Read More

Indian FM Jaishankar due tonight

Dhaka, Aug. 19 -- Indian External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar arrives here Monday night, aiming to strengthen the relations between Bangladesh and India further. Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Mom... Read More

Brazil top court prevents investigation into US journalist

Bangladesh, Aug. 10 -- Rio De Janeiro, Aug 9 (AP/UNB) - Brazil's top court says officials cannot investigate U.S. journalist Glenn Greenwald for his work or for protecting confidential sources - a rul... Read More

Sri Lankan delegation eyes potential test series in Pakistan

Karachi, Aug. 8 -- A high-powered four-member security delegation from Sri Lanka visited National Stadium in Karachi on Wednesday to assess the possibility of staging a two-match test series in Octobe... Read More

Dhaka, Delhi secretary-level talks on water issues Thursday

Dhaka, Aug. 7 -- Bangladesh and India will hold secretary-level talks here on Thursday to discuss water-related issues between the two countries. Indian water resources secretary Upendra Prasad Singh... Read More

Dengue situation stable: BSMMU VC

Dhaka, Aug. 6 -- Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) Vice-Chancellor (VC) Professor Kanak Kanti Barua on Tuesday said the overall dengue situation in Bangladesh is stable. "Some serio... Read More

Youth's bullet-hit body found along Kushita border

Kushtia, Aug. 4 -- Members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) recovered the bullet-hit body of a young man from Charpara border along Daulatpur upazila on Sunday. The deceased was identified as Robi, 3... Read More