Zelenskyy gets John F Kennedy award for defending democracy

Dhaka, April 22 -- Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy is among five people named Thursday as recipients of the John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award for acting to protect democracy. Zelenskyy... Read More

More apparel brands should sign International Accord, says UNI Global Union

Dhaka, April 22 -- UNI Global Union has urged international apparel brands to sign the International Accord as the most effective means to uphold worker safety in the Bangladeshi textile and garment i... Read More

New Market clash: 150 people sued over death of Morsalin

Dhaka, April 22 -- A fourth case has been started in connection with the violent clashes between Dhaka College students and shop workers in Dhaka's New Market area that left two people dead. Nur Moha... Read More

Two militants, soldier killed in gunfight near Jammu ahead of Modi's visit

Dhaka, April 22 -- Two suspected terrorists and a security force member have been killed in India's Jammu when a fierce gun battle erupted between the militants and a bus carrying 15 law enforcers. T... Read More

Queen Elizabeth II privately marks her 96th birthday

Dhaka, April 21 -- Queen Elizabeth II is marking her 96th birthday privately on Thursday, retreating to the Sandringham estate in eastern England that has offered the monarch and her late husband, Pri... Read More

Death toll in New Market mayhem rises to two as shop worker succumbs to injuries

Dhaka, April 21 -- A shop assistant, who was seriously injured in the clashes between Dhaka College students and traders from New Market, died in hospital care. The death toll from the incident now st... Read More

Transport workers go on indefinite strike in Dinajpur

Dhaka, April 21 -- Transport workers went on an indefinite strike on all routes of Dinajpur Thursday morning protesting the arrest of eight fellow workers and the attack on a transport leader. Locals... Read More

Dhaka College suspends classes, exams after midnight clashes

Dhaka, April 19 -- Dhaka College has suspended all classes and examinations in the wake of violent clashes between students and shopkeepers outside New Market in the wee hours of Tuesday. The decisio... Read More

Sri Lankan president admits mistakes led to economic crisis

Dhaka, April 19 -- Sri Lanka's president acknowledged Monday that he made mistakes that led to the country's worst economic crisis in decades and pledged to correct them. President Gotabaya Rajapaksa... Read More

Alia Bhatt ahead of Ranabir Kapoor in brand value

Dhaka, April 19 -- Bollywood star couple Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor tied the knot in Mumbai recently. Their wedding ceremonies have dominated the headlines over the past few days. Alia Bhatt and Ra... Read More