Rajshahi beat Khulna by 21 runs to clinch Bangabandhu BPL

Dhaka, Jan. 17 -- Shafiul Islam hit a four off the last ball of Rajshahi captain Andre Russell to take Khulna's score to 149 for 8 but they had already lost one wicket in the final over requiring 30 r... Read More

GM Quader names 80 new Jatiya Party leaders after Raushon promotes 16

Dhaka, Jan. 17 -- Friday's announcement came as a sign that the rift between late party founder HM Ershad's brother Quader and widow Raushon is very much alive after Quader took over formally through ... Read More

Two DU students fall sick during hunger strike for Dhaka vote day change

Dhaka, Jan. 17 -- Arko Saha of soil, water and environment department and Apurba Chakrabarty of theatre and performance studies department were admitted to the Dhaka Medical College Hospital on Friday... Read More

In next war, soldiers will leave their smartphones at home

Dhaka, Jan. 17 -- As the 1st Brigade Combat Team of the US 82nd Airborne Division departed for the Middle East amid rising tensions with Iran, their divisional commander gave a simple order. All perso... Read More

Oil prices expected to stay around $65-70 through 2024

Dhaka, Jan. 17 -- Long-term expectations about oil prices remain firmly anchored around $65-70 per barrel, according to the latest annual survey of energy professionals conducted by Reuters. Plentifu... Read More

AL not opposed to a change of Dhaka voting day: Quader

Dhaka, Jan. 17 -- "It's completely within the EC's jurisdiction to change the date of the election. They could change it if they want to. The Awami League or the government has nothing to do with it n... Read More

Hindu Mohajote threatens to boycott Dhaka polls on Puja day

Dhaka, Jan. 17 -- The Bangladesh Jatiya Hindu Mohajote said they will perform their rituals on the streets in front of the National Press Club before bringing out a procession with black flags at 8 am... Read More

Eight injured as two launches collide on Meghna

Dhaka, Jan. 17 -- The incident, involving a Dhaka-bound MV Aulad-4 and a Pirojpur-bound MV Tipu-12, took place at Chandpur's Alur Bazar around 11 pm on Thursday. The victims include 'Mohiuddin', 10, ... Read More

Government to appoint counsellors to work on students' mental health: Dipu Moni

Dhaka, Jan. 17 -- The education minister revealed the plan at a seminar in Dhaka on Thursday educational atmosphere and security of the students."The students are always in trauma. They need to deal w... Read More

Bangladesh will launch 5G by end of government's tenure: Joy

Dhaka, Jan. 17 -- The prime minister's son and ICT affairs adviser made the announcement at the inauguration of Bangladesh Digital Fair at Bangabandhu International Conference Centre in Dhaka on Thurs... Read More