'Silent killer' claims pair of minor cousins in Jashore

Jashore, Aug. 21 -- A pair of cousins fell victim to the all-too familiar yet 'silent killer' of children in the country, as they drowned in a pond near their home in the village of Narikelbaria, in B... Read More

North Korean club April 25 SC in city to play AFC Cup match

Dhaka, Aug. 17 -- A 28-member team of April 25 Sports Club (4.25 SC) of North Korea arrived here on Saturday to play their away match of the knockout phase of the AFC Cup against Dhaka Abahani Limited... Read More

Monsoon rains inundate Pakistan, cause 17 deaths

Karachi, Aug. 11 -- Monsoon rains inundated much of Pakistan, leaving large parts of the southern city of Karachi underwater and causing at least 17 deaths as of Sunday. Rescue official Anwar Kazmi s... Read More

'Drug addict' kills 'drug trader' in Bogura

Bogura, Aug. 7 -- A suspected drug trader was stabbed to death by a 'drug addict' at Sultanaganj in the district town on Wednesday noon. The deceased was identified as Bhola, 30, son of Deen Mohammad... Read More

Ronaldo, Messi, Rapinoe nominated for FIFA awards

Geneva, Aug. 1 -- Five-time winners Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi were among the 10 candidates for the FIFA best player award announced Wednesday. United States forward Megan Rapinoe is the favor... Read More

Odisha's Rasagola receives Geographical Indication tag

Dhaka, July 29 -- Odisha on Monday received the official recognition from the Geographical Indication of India after its 'Rasagola' received the GI tag. The name of the geographical indication will be... Read More

Dengue infects 208 in 15 districts

Dhaka, July 28 -- At least 208 dengue cases have been reported from 15 districts as the mosquito-borne viral disease continues to infect hundreds of people every day in the capital and elsewhere. In ... Read More

Govt finds ulterior motive behind Priya Saha's absolutely false, concocted stories

Dhaka, July 20 -- The government on Saturday said it appears that there was an ulterior motive behind Priya Saha's absolutely false and concocted stories that were targeted to malign Bangladesh. "Ban... Read More

Afghanistan A stun Bangladesh in series opener

Dhaka, July 19 -- After a successful two-match four-day series, touring Afghanistan A stunned Bangladesh A in the one day series opener on Friday. Wicketkeeper and opening batsman Rahmanullah Gurbaz ... Read More

Tyson Fury says 'saving lives' is better than boxing

Dhaka, July 14 -- Britain's former world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury says helping to "save lives" is a better feeling than anything he has achieved in boxing, reports BBC. Fury, 30, has openly di... Read More