Man 'takes own life killing' wife in Satkhira

Bangladesh, Dec. 8 -- A man reportedly committed suicide after hacking his wife to death at Kakuchipara village in Shyamnagar upazila early Sunday. The deceased were identified as Mannan Gazi, 50, an... Read More

South Sudan proposes referendum to resolve contentious states issue

Bangladesh, Dec. 7 -- The South Sudan government said on Friday the crucial divisive and contentious issue of the number of states with the opposition will be resolved through referendum vote amid fea... Read More

Former No. 1 Wozniacki to retire after Australian Open

Bangladesh, Dec. 6 -- Former No. 1 and 2018 Australian Open champion Caroline Wozniacki will retire from professional tennis after competing in Melbourne next year. The 29-year-old from Denmark wrote... Read More

OPEC nations, Russia agree to cut oil output to lift prices

Bangladesh, Dec. 6 -- producing countries and ally Russia said Friday they have agreed to cut their crude production by an extra 500,000 barrels a day as they try to support global energy prices. The... Read More

SA Games Fencing: Mohima Akter Mou clinches bronze on the opening day

Bangladesh, Dec. 6 -- Bangladeshi fencer Mohima Akter Mou clinched bronze medal in women's foil individual of fencing discipline in the 13th South Asian Games at Kirtipur Covered Hall in Nepal Capital... Read More

OPEC nations, Russia look to cut oil output to lift prices

Bangladesh, Dec. 6 -- producing cartel and ally Russia were attempting Friday to finalize a deal to cut production in an attempt to support the price of fuel and energy around the world. The group is... Read More

Main UK election contenders prepare for last election debate

Bangladesh, Dec. 6 -- British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is preparing to take on the leader of the main opposition Labour Party in the last major debate ahead of next week's general election. The h... Read More

Uber had 6,000 US sexual assault reports in two years

Bangladesh, Dec. 6 -- Uber said it received almost 6,000 reports of sexual assault in the United States in 2017 and 2018, reports BBC. While the number of cases rose in 2018, the rate of incidents dr... Read More

Officials: Parolee arrested in fatal Iowa bank shooting

Bangladesh, Dec. 6 -- Iowa authorities announced Thursday the arrest of a prison parolee in the fatal shooting of a woman during a small-town bank robbery. The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation... Read More

GOP Rep. pitches LGBTQ rights bill with religious exemptions

Bangladesh, Dec. 6 -- discrimination protections for the LGBTQ community and Republicans counter with worries about safeguarding religious freedom, one congressional Republican is offering a proposal ... Read More