Dream-chasing Najmun Nahar recognised by Fobana

Dhaka, Sept. 6 -- Najmun Nahar, a Bangladeshi globetrotter, has been honoured with the 'Miss Earth Queen Award' at the 33rd Convention of the Federation of Bangladeshi Associations in North America (F... Read More

Tools recovered in Ukhiya are part of support to the host community: IOM

Dhaka, Sept. 6 -- After a safety review by local authorities in an office of a local organization, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) on Friday clarified that it donated the tools reco... Read More

BNP opposes plan to collect toll from long-haul vehicles

Dhaka, Sept. 6 -- BNP on Friday opposed the government plan to collect toll from long-haul vehicles that ply national highways, saying it is an anti-people move which will aggravate traffic situation ... Read More

Chattogram Test 2nd day: Bangladesh in deep trouble losing five for 88

Dhaka, Sept. 6 -- Bangladesh are in deep trouble in Chattogram Test against Afghanistan as they lost five wickets in 88 runs at the tea break of day two. The hosts are still trailing by 245 runs in t... Read More

Parlour employee beaten to death in Gazipur: Two held

Gazipur, Sept. 6 -- An employee of a gent's parlour was beaten to death allegedly by his employer at Jorpukur in the district town on Thursday. The deceased was identified as Rony, hailing from Naoga... Read More

Sharsha gang rape: Medical test results come out positive

Dhaka, Sept. 6 -- The doctors of Jashore Sadar Hospital on Thursday found evidence of gang rape after concluding the medical tests on a woman who was allegedly gang raped in Sharsha upazila. Resident... Read More

State Minister asks BFDC to reduce small fish population in Kaptai Lake

Dhaka, Sept. 5 -- State Minister for Fisheries and Livestock Md Ashraf Ali Khan Khasru on Thursday asked the authorities concerned of Bangladesh Fisheries Development Corporation (BFDC) to reduce the ... Read More

US woman arrested at Manila airport with baby hidden in bag

Manila, Sept. 5 -- An American woman who attempted to carry a 6-day-old baby out of the Philippines hidden inside a sling bag has been arrested at Manila's airport and charged with human trafficking, ... Read More

Johnson seeks UK election bid as political foes push back

London, Sept. 5 -- Prime Minister Boris Johnson kept up his push Thursday for an early general election as a way to break Britain's Brexit impasse, as lawmakers moved to stop the U.K. leaving the Euro... Read More

Dhaka third least liveable city

Dhaka, Sept. 5 -- Dhaka has ranked third worst liveable city in the Global Liveability Index 2019 while Vienna of Austria the finest liveable city in the world. The index placed war-torn Syrian capit... Read More