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Man kills 6, then self, at Colorado birthday party shooting

Bangladesh, May 10 -- A gunman opened fire at a birthday party in Colorado, slaying six adults before killing himself Sunday, police said. The shooting happened just after midnight in a mobile home p... Read More


In India's northeast there's fear of a virus surge to come

Bangladesh, May 10 -- With experts saying the coronavirus is likely spreading in India's northeastern state of Assam faster than anywhere else in the country, authorities were preparing Monday for a s... Read More


Lailatul Qadr or Shab-e-Qadr observed

Bangladesh, May 10 -- e-Qadr, the holiest and most blessed night for Muslims, was observed across the country on Sunday with due solemnity and religious fervour. Muslim devotees spent the night seeki... Read More


Dracula's castle proves an ideal setting for COVID-19 jabs

Bangladesh, May 10 -- At Dracula's castle in picturesque Transylvania, Romanian doctors are offering a jab in the arm rather than a stake through the heart. A COVID-19 vaccination center has been set... Read More


Hamas fires rockets at Jerusalem after clashes at mosque

Bangladesh, May 10 -- Hamas militants in the Gaza Strip fired rockets toward Jerusalem on Monday, setting off air raid sirens throughout the city, after hundreds of Palestinians were hurt in clashes w... Read More


Hamas fires rockets deep into Israel, escalating tensions

Bangladesh, May 10 -- Hamas militants in the Gaza Strip fired rockets toward Jerusalem on Monday, setting off air raid sirens throughout the city, after hundreds of Palestinians were hurt in clashes w... Read More


More Jerusalem clashes on eve of contentious Israeli parade

Bangladesh, May 10 -- Israeli police faced off with Palestinian protesters Sunday in another night of clashes in east Jerusalem, a day before Israeli nationalists planned to parade through the Old Cit... Read More


Khaleda 'improving', not out of 'danger' yet: Doctor

Bangladesh, May 10 -- Though the health condition of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia improving slowly, she is still not out of danger due to various post-Covid complications, her medical board member Dr A... Read More


Almost 6 million primary, secondary students at risk of learning loss

Bangladesh, May 10 -- Around 6 million primary and secondary students are at risk of learning loss due to the extended closure of the educational institutions in the country amid the Covid-19 pandemic... Read More


Experts frustrated at NBR's role as calls for specific taxes on tobacco go unheeded

Bangladesh, May 10 -- Increasing the prices of tobacco products through specific taxation will discourage youths from using tobacco and encourage the existing users, particularly those financially vul... Read More