Tuesday, January 24, 2017 12:49 am

Youth killed in capital road accident

Dhaka: A young man was killed in a road accident at capital’s Rayerbag area on Sunday evening. The deceased was identified as Babu, 18, a...

Uber services to be costlier in Dhaka

Uber taxi service is going to be costlier for Dhaka commuters from January 23. The fare has been slightly increased to Tk 21 per kilometre from...

Sheikh Hasina returns home from Switzerland

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina returned home on Saturday morning concluding her five-day tour of Switzerland. An Emirates Airlines flight carrying the prime minister and members...

North Korea nuclear threat means South must not delay THAAD

Acting South Korean President Hwang Kyo-ahn said on Monday the deployment of a US anti-missile defense system can not be delayed in the face...

Journalists most dishonest human beings on Earth: Trump

Former CIA Director John Brennan was reportedly "deeply saddened" by President Trump's remarks at the Central Intelligence Agency on Saturday. According to former CIA deputy...

Israel approves settlement homes following Trump inauguration

Israel has approved hundreds of new settlement homes in occupied East Jerusalem, after the staunch pro-Israel US President Donald Trump took office. Jerusalem Deputy Mayor...

India Andhra Pradesh train crash leaves 23 dead

At least 23 people have been killed and many others injured after a train derailed in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, officials say...

Trump’s White House Is Already Tearing Up Obama’s Websites

Donald Trump was inaugurated as the 45th president of the United States today, and very shortly after taking oath of office, his administration began...

20 killed, 50 injured in vegetable market blast

At least 18 people were killed and over 50 injured early Saturday when a powerful explosion ripped through a crowded marketplace in the northwestern...



Facebook blocks nude Neptune statue photo

Facebook courted another controversy after an art historian claimed it blocked a photo of Italy's famous Neptune statue for being "sexually explicit". The social...
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Legendary actor Razzak turns 76

Razzak, the actor who made tremendous contributions to Bangla cinema, and won the hearts of millions over the years, has turned 76 years today. He...

Salman Khan acquitted

Second innings jinx costs Bangladesh again

Bangladesh’s batting woes continued as New Zealand bundled them out for 173 to clinch a nine-wicket victory on the fourth day of the second...

Bake Off winner Nadiya Hussain signs deal with BBC

Last year’s Great British Bake Off winner Nadiya Hussain has signed a deal to make the BBC her “home”. It follows speculation that she could...

2 robbers detained with weapons in Moulvibazar

Maulvibazar: Police detained two suspected robbers along with weapons from Bade Monsur area under Kulaurha upazila in the district early Friday. Both of the detainees...

Trump vows to ‘renegotiate’ NAFTA with neighbours

We're meeting with the prime minister of Canada and we will be meeting with the president of Mexico, who I know, and we're going...

Prevent money laundering

1972: Arriving in Dhaka and meeting Sheikh Mujib

Today, Jan 21, 2017, I will be deep in thought remembering the difficult journey I made from Kolkata to Dhaka all those years ago...

Cool PM in a cold country!

People happy with PM’s speech, except BNP leaders: Quader

Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader on Friday said the country's people, except some BNP leaders, are happy with the Prime Minister's address to...

Dementia rates ‘higher near busy roads’

DHAKA: People who live near major roads have higher rates of dementia, research published in the Lancet suggests. As many as 11% of dementia cases...

Sleep and health

Health benefits of Sweet corn

8 ways to improve your online profile

Whenever you meet someone new one of the first things you’re likely to do is look them up online. It may sound peculiar, but...