PM wishes 'grand success' of Bangabandhu BPL

Bangladesh, Dec. 8 -- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina wished for the competition's 'grand success' as she inaugurated the special edition of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), rebranded as Bangabandhu ... Read More

Housewife killed for 'dowry' in Chattogram

Bangladesh, Dec. 8 -- A housewife has been strangulated to death reportedly by her laws at Dakkhin Jiri village in Patiya upazila. The deceased was identified as Khairunessa Kusum, 25, wife of Ibrahi... Read More

Youth held with smuggled cosmetics in Sylhet

Bangladesh, Dec. 8 -- Detectives arrested a young man along a pickup loaded with huge cosmetics smuggled from India from Housa area in the city on Saturday. The arrestee is Mohammad Swapon, hailing f... Read More

Climate scientists try to cut their own carbon footprints

Bangladesh, Dec. 8 -- For years, Kim Cobb was the Indiana Jones of climate science. The Georgia Tech professor flew to the caves of Borneo to study ancient and current climate conditions. She jetted t... Read More

PM opens BPL with firework display

Bangladesh, Dec. 8 -- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday inaugurated the special edition of Bangladesh Premier League titled 'Bangabandhu BPL'. The Prime Minister joined the grand opening ceremon... Read More

Minor boy dies falling from moving train in city

Dhaka, Dec. 8 -- An 11-year-old boy was killed as he fell from a moving train near Banani staff road in the city on Sunday. The identity of the deceased could not be known yet. The boy fell from the... Read More

Bangladesh out of SA Games Football title race

Bangladesh, Dec. 8 -- An early goal by midfielder Sunil Bal helped hosts Nepal to eliminate Bangladesh U-23 team from the title race of the South Asian Games Men's Football on Sunday. Bangladesh conc... Read More

Remove Mithila, Fahmi's personal photos from online platforms: HC

Bangladesh, Dec. 8 -- The High Court on Sunday directed Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) to remove the personal photos and videos of actress Rafiath Rashid Mithila and directo... Read More

New harvest, imported onions fail to cool down overheated market

Bangladesh, Dec. 8 -- Although the kitchen markets in the capital have seen the huge supply of both the imported and newly-harvested onions in the last few days, the prices of the cooking ingredient i... Read More

Man held for killing wife in Sylhet

Bangladesh, Dec. 8 -- Police have arrested a man for reportedly beating his wife to death at Lakkhanchhara village in Goainghat upazila. The arrestee is Shafique Mia, son of Geda Mia of the village. ... Read More