'Robber ringleader' killed in Cox's Bazar 'gunfight'

Cox's Bazar, Sept. 2 -- An alleged robber ringleader was killed in a reported gunfight with members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab-7) at ChairarDeil of Matarbari union in Moheshkhali upazila here earl... Read More

Pabna transport workers' strike halts road communications

Pabna, Sept. 2 -- Road communications of the district with Dhaka and Chattogram came to a halt on Monday as motor workers went on an indefinite strike demanding salary hike. Alal Hossain, Senior Line... Read More

FB Girls Priority group's admin Tasnuva Anwar lands in jail

Chattogram, Aug. 21 -- A court here on Wednesday sent Tasnuva Anwar, creator and an admin of Facebook group Girls Priority, to jail in case filed under the Digital Security Act. Chattogram Metropolit... Read More

NGOs warn of worsening crisis in Myanmar

Dhaka, Aug. 21 -- Rohingyas, forced to flee to Bangladesh from their homeland, are still struggling for their rights, security and dignity. In a joint statement on Wednesday, local, national and inte... Read More

One of two missing brothers' bodies retrieved from Jamuna

Bogura, Aug. 17 -- The body of a schoolboy who along with his younger brother went missing in the Jamuna River at Pakuria Char in Sariakandi upazila was recovered on Saturday. The deceased was identi... Read More

Dengue claims 2 more lives; 2,093 others hospitalised

Dhaka, Aug. 12 -- Two more people died of dengue and 2,093 new patients have been admitted to different hospitals across the country. The new deaths were recorded in the capital and Rajshahi on Monda... Read More

2 more die of dengue in Noakhali, Mymensingh

Dhaka, Aug. 11 -- Two more people died of dengue in Noakhali and Mymensingh districts on Sunday. In Noakhali, a sexagenarian man succumbed to the mosquito-borne disease at Noakhali General Hospital i... Read More

Arsenal targets top 4 after summer of discontent

London, Aug. 8 -- Rewind a year and Arsenal was heading into the new season with renewed vigor and optimism. But ahead of the upcoming campaign there is an all too familiar sinking feeling surrounding... Read More

PM returns home Thursday

Dhaka, Aug. 7 -- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina returns home from London on Thursday morning wrapping up her official visit to the United Kingdom. "The Prime Minister will leave London on Wednesday aft... Read More

Trump claims black people love his comments about Baltimore

Washington, July 31 -- President Donald Trump is claiming a groundswell of African American support in response to his comments denigrating Democratic Rep. Elijah Cummings and the congressman's majori... Read More