Two injured in crude bomb explosion in Farmgate, suspect arrested

Dhaka, Dec. 3 -- At least two motorcyclists have been injured and one suspect arrested following a crude bomb explosion in the Farmgate area of Dhaka amid the BNP's protests ahead of the Jan 7 electio... Read More

Marufa, Rabeya set to be auctioned in Women's Premier League of India

Dhaka, Dec. 3 -- Bangladeshi cricketers Marufa Akhter and Rabeya Khan are set to be featured in the auction list of the second edition of the Women's Premier League of India. The league authorities o... Read More

Trucker's assistant dies from burns in Khagrachhari arson

Dhaka, Dec. 3 -- A truck driver's assistant, who was burnt in an arson attack in Khagrachari amid the BNP's antigovernment protests before election, has died in hospital care. Relatives of Belal Hoss... Read More

Awami League to stage rally in Dhaka on Dec 10

Dhaka, Dec. 3 -- The Awami League will hold a rally in Dhaka on Dec 10 in an apparent show of support ahead of the Jan 7 parliamentary polls amid the BNP's boycott and protests. The ruling party says... Read More

Taijul spins Bangladesh to first home Test win against New Zealand

Dhaka, Dec. 2 -- Taijul Islam's 10-wicket haul propelled Bangladesh to their first Test win on home turf against New Zealand. The wily left-arm spinner claimed six wickets in the Black Caps' second i... Read More

Woman, son burnt in 'fire from kitchen gas line leak' in Narayanganj

Dhaka, Dec. 2 -- A woman and her son have been burnt in a fire suspected to be caused by gas accumulated from a leak in the kitchen pipeline in Narayanganj. The victims - Sima Begum, 50, and her son... Read More

Israel informs Arab states it wants buffer zone in post-war Gaza

Dhaka, Dec. 2 -- Israel has informed several Arab states that it wants to carve out a buffer zone on the Palestinian side of Gaza's border to prevent future attacks as part of proposals for the enclav... Read More

Moderate quake shakes Dhaka, other parts of Bangladesh

Dhaka, Dec. 2 -- A moderate earthquake struck Bangladesh on Saturday, causing tremors in Dhaka and other parts of the country. The tremors were reportedly felt across the country around 9:35 am. The... Read More

Cracks appear at Cumilla University halls after quake leaves students shaken

Dhaka, Dec. 2 -- The walls of three residential halls in Cumilla University have developed cracks, spreading panic among the residents after a magnitude 5.6 quake jolted Bangladesh. The moderate quak... Read More

27 years on, there is still magic in 'Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars'

Dhaka, Dec. 2 -- Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Starsis more than a game. Over a quarter century since its release, it is a cherished relic of a golden era for the turn-based role-playing genre.... Read More