FBCCI demands govt steps to end harassment by tax officials

Dhaka, June 27 -- The Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry urged the government to take steps to end harassment of businesses by tax officials. "The tax officials at field level... Read More

PM ordered arrest, trial of Barguna killers: Quader

Dhaka, June 27 -- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has ordered to bring to book those involved in the killing of a man in front of his wife in broad daylight in Barguna. Awami League General Secretary Ob... Read More

Seoul: US, N. Korea in talks to set up 3rd Trump-Kim summit

Seoul, June 27 -- North Korean and U.S. officials are holding "behind-the-scenes talks" to arrange a third summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on the fate of the ... Read More

Egypt's Warda sent home for breach of discipline

Cairo, June 27 -- Egypt has sent midfielder Amr Warda home due to a breach of discipline and he will miss the rest of the African Cup of Nations. The Egyptian Football Association said ahead of the h... Read More

NASA opening moon rock samples sealed since Apollo missions

Houston, June 27 -- Inside a locked vault at Johnson Space Center is treasure few have seen and fewer have touched. The restricted lab is home to hundreds of pounds of moon rocks collected by Apollo ... Read More

Resurgent Pakistan beats NZ by 6 wickets

London, June 27 -- Pakistan has ruined New Zealand's perfect record with a six-wicket victory in Birmingham that kept its Cricket World Cup semifinal hopes alive and put more pressure on England. Bab... Read More

Boko Haram kills 22 farmers in northeast Nigeria

Abuja, June 27 -- - Twenty-two local farmers were killed following an attack by terror group Boko Haram who invaded a village in Nigeria's northeastern state of Borno, security sources said on Wednesd... Read More

Barguna youth hacked dead before wife

Barguna, June 27 -- A young man was hacked to death by miscreants in front of his wife in the district town on Wednesday morning. The deceased was identified as Rifat Sharif, 22, son of Dulal Sharif ... Read More

US officials seize Egyptian mummy linens coming from Canada

Port Huron, June 26 -- U.S. border officials say they have seized ancient Egyptian mummy linens during enforcement operations at the Blue Water Bridge that connects Michigan with the Canadian province... Read More

Saudi envoy blasts UN expert's report on Khashoggi killing

Geneva, June 26 -- A top Saudi diplomat lashed out Tuesday at an independent U.N. expert's searing report alleging that Saudi Arabia was responsible for the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi... Read More