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Three dead as bus crashes into truck in Gopalganj

Dhaka, Nov. 18 -- At least three people died in a collision between a bus and a truck at Gopalganj Sadar upazila in Gopalganj. Eight others were injured in the incident that took place on the Dhaka-K... Read More


Elderly man dies after alleged robbery at Chawkbazar home

Dhaka, Nov. 18 -- An elderly man has allegedly been killed by robbers after a home invasion in Old Dhaka's Chawkbazar. Relatives found the victim, identified as 78-year-old Mansur Ahmed, with his han... Read More


Saudi prince has immunity in Khashoggi killing lawsuit, says USA

Dhaka, Nov. 18 -- The Biden administration ruled on Thursday that Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has immunity from a lawsuit over the murder of Jamal Khashoggi, drawing immediate conde... Read More


N Korea fires suspected intercontinental ballistic missile, lands near Japan

Dhaka, Nov. 18 -- North Korea fired a suspected intercontinental ballistic missile on Friday that landed just 200 kilometres (130 miles) off Japan and had sufficient range to reach the mainland of the... Read More


Vietnam keen to work for development of Sylhet tea industry

Dhaka, Nov. 17 -- Vietnam has expressed interest, in working with Sylhet, for the development of tea industries of the two countries. Vietnamese Ambassador to Bangladesh Pham Viet Chien expressed his... Read More


Gunmen attack bazaar in Iran, killing 5

Dhaka, Nov. 17 -- Gunmen opened fire in a bazaar in the southwestern Iranian city of Izeh on Wednesday, killing at least five people, including a young girl, and wounding civilians and security forces... Read More


As winter approaches, Dhaka's air quality 'unhealthy'

Dhaka, Nov. 17 -- Dhaka's air quality continued to be in the 'unhealthy' zone as winter is approaching. With an air quality index (AQI) score of 161 at 9:03am today (Thursday), Dhaka ranked sixth in ... Read More


Texas executes man for killing ex-girlfriend and her son

Dhaka, Nov. 17 -- A Texas inmate who killed his pregnant ex-girlfriend and her 7-year-old son more than 17 years ago was executed on Wednesday, after courts rejected his appeals over claims of religio... Read More


BB warns expatriates against Hundi, suspends 480 MFS agents' accounts

Dhaka, Nov. 17 -- Bangladesh Bank has urged expatriates to send money through the banks, reminding them of legal consequences for using illegal means to conduct cross-border transactions. It also sus... Read More


Two held with 112 gold bars at Benapole

Dhaka, Nov. 17 -- Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) claimed to have detained two people with 112 gold bars, weighing 16.5 kgs, from Amrakhali border area in Benapole on Wednesday. The two have been ident... Read More