Red dust, rain hit weather-plagued Australian Open

Bangladesh, Jan. 23 -- called true blue courts at the Australian Open were coated in red after a rain front that lashed Melbourne overnight pushed through a dust storm from the northwest and left its ... Read More

Daughter killed, mother wounded in city road crash

Bangladesh, Jan. 23 -- A young girl was killed and her mother injured as a covered van crashed into their rickshaw at Tikatuli of Old Dhaka on Thursday afternoon. The deceased was identified as Sahar... Read More

New rules could bump emotional-support animals from planes

Bangladesh, Jan. 23 -- The days of passengers bringing their pets on airplanes as emotional-support animals could be ending. The U.S. Department of Transportation on Wednesday proposed that only spec... Read More

France's Macron cool to Israeli request to criticize ICC

Bangladesh, Jan. 23 -- French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday gave a lukewarm reception to an Israeli request to criticize the International Criminal Court, saying he would study the matter. M... Read More

Coronavirus: All You Need to Know

Bangladesh, Jan. 23 -- previously unknown to science - is causing severe lung disease in China and has also been detected in other countries, reports BBC. At least 17 people are known to have died fr... Read More

2 Bangladeshis shot dead by BSF along Lalmonirhat border

Bangladesh, Jan. 22 -- Eds: Updates with more info Lalmonirhat, Jan 22 (UNB) - Two Bangladeshis were shot dead by members of Indian Border Security Force (BSF) along Amjhol border in Hatibandha upazi... Read More

New China virus: Cases triple as infection spreads to Beijing and Shanghai

Bangladesh, Jan. 21 -- The number of people infected with a new virus in China tripled over the weekend, with the outbreak spreading from Wuhan to other major cities, reports BBC. There are now more ... Read More

Ansar & VDP clinch National Women's Handball title

Bangladesh, Jan. 21 -- Bangladesh Ansar & VDP clinched the Bangabandhu 30th National Women's Handball title beating BJMC by 33-25 goals in the final at the Shaheed (Captain) M Mansur Ali National Hand... Read More

Cosmos Foundation welcomes on board Dr Danilo Turk

Bangladesh, Jan. 21 -- The Cosmos Foundation has announced the appointment to the membership of its Advisory Board of Dr Danilo Turk, former President of the Republic of Slovenia. Dr Turk , a globall... Read More

At least 11 killed in Russian residential fire

Bangladesh, Jan. 21 -- At least 11 people were killed Tuesday in a fire that engulfed a residential building in the village of Prichulymsky in Russia's Tomsk region, local media reported. "At 07:03 M... Read More