Australia acting PM equates Capitol attack with BLM protests

Bangladesh, Jan. 12 -- Australia's acting prime minister on Tuesday defended his comments comparing the attack on the U.S. Capitol building with Black Lives Matter protests despite criticism from Indi... Read More

Kumargaon substation fire: Investigation fails to say what caused it

Bangladesh, Jan. 12 -- A Power Division investigation committee probing the fire that broke out at Kumargaon Grid-substation Station in Sylhet submitted its report on Monday. Published by HT Digital ... Read More

'Cannot allow a generation to go astray': IGP

Bangladesh, Jan. 12 -- Inspector General of Police Benazir Ahmed on Monday said parents must play a responsible role by properly monitoring their children to protect them from getting spoiled. Publis... Read More

Jubo League leader detained for 'stripping, taping' woman in Jashore

Bangladesh, Jan. 12 -- A Jubo League leader from Jashore's Abhaynagar Upazila was detained Monday for allegedly stripping the wife of an expatriate and taping the incident. Published by HT Digital Co... Read More

Journalist Mizanur lied to rest

Bangladesh, Jan. 12 -- Eminent journalist Mizanur Rahman Khan, joint editor of vernacular daily Prothom Alo, was laid to rest at Mirpur Martyred Intellectual Graveyard on Tuesday afternoon. Published... Read More

Biden faces challenge in guiding American past Trump era

Bangladesh, Jan. 11 -- elect Joe Biden appeared on television last week as a bipartisan group of lawmakers huddled in an undisclosed location to protect them from a violent mob that was ransacking the... Read More

Sri Lankan President for boosting cooperation with Bangladesh

Bangladesh, Jan. 11 -- Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has put emphasis on increasing cooperation with Bangladesh, particularly in the areas of agriculture, agro-based products, regional touri... Read More

Prothom Alo joint editor Mizanur Rahman dies of Covid-19

Bangladesh, Jan. 11 -- Mizanur Rahman Khan, joint editor of vernacular daily the Prothom Alo, died on Monday evening after a long battle with deadly coronavirus. He was 53. Published by HT Digital Co... Read More

Couple among 4 killed in Gazipur fire

Bangladesh, Jan. 11 -- Four garment workers, including a couple, were burned to death in a fire at a colony in Palli Bidyut area under Kaliakoir upazila of Gazipur district early Monday. Published by... Read More

Trump remains defiant amid calls to resign

Bangladesh, Jan. 11 -- President Donald Trump enters the last days of his presidency isolated and shunned by former allies and members of his own party as he faces a second impeachment and growing cal... Read More