Fed Cup TT: Abahani clinch women's team title, Sk Russel men's

Bangladesh, Jan. 19 -- Dhaka Abahani Limited clinched the women's team event title of the Federation Cup (Ranking) Table Tennis Tournament beating Bangladesh Army by straight 3-0 sets in the final at ... Read More

Half of my listeners Bangladeshi, says evergreen Anjan Dutt

Bangladesh, Jan. 19 -- Bengali actor-filmmaker-musician Anjan Dutt has said half of his music listeners are Bangladeshis that prompts him to travel frequently to Bangladesh to sing his songs for his h... Read More

PM's photographs taken for e-passport

Bangladesh, Jan. 19 -- Photographs of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina were taken by officials of the Department of Immigration and Passports (DIP) on Sunday for e-passport that will be introduced in the ... Read More

Security personnel to accompany Tigers during Pakistan tour

Bangladesh, Jan. 19 -- President of Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) Nazmul Hassan on Sunday said country's security personnel will accompany the Bangladesh National Cricket team during the upcoming tou... Read More

Shaheed Asad Day on Monday

Bangladesh, Jan. 19 -- Shaheed Asad Day will be observed on Monday, commemorating the supreme sacrifice of student leader Asad during the mass upsurge of 1969 that led to the country's independence. ... Read More

PM wants Fast Track Monitoring Committee to oversee more projects

Bangladesh, Jan. 19 -- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday stressed the need for bringing more important projects under the watch of the Fast Track Monitoring Committee alongside the exiting 10 fas... Read More

Hearing on Prothom Alo editor's bail plea Monday

Bangladesh, Jan. 19 -- The High Court on Sunday fixed Monday for hearing on the anticipatory bail petition filed by six people, including Prothom Alo Editor Matiur Rahman and Associate Editor Anisul H... Read More

Election date uproar exposes EC's incompetence: BNP

Bangladesh, Jan. 19 -- BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Sunday said the problem over the date of elections to two Dhaka city corporations was created due to the incompetence of the... Read More

PM asks Bangladesh HC in S'pore to extend full support for Andrew Kishore's treatment

Bangladesh, Jan. 19 -- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday asked the Bangladesh High Commission in Singapore to extend full support for the treatment of legendary playback singer Andrew Kishore. "... Read More

E-passport to be launched on Wednesday: Home Minister

Bangladesh, Jan. 19 -- Electronic passports or e-passport will formally be introduced in the country on Wednesday, said Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will inaugurate th... Read More