- August 27, 2016
In this interview with Harun Pasha, conducted in Bangla, Shamsuzzaman Khan discusses many aspects of the folklore tradition in Bangladesh. It has been translated into English by Audity Falguni
Controversial preacher Zakir Naik has once again stirred the news when an Indian Cabinet meeting on Tuesday moved to ban his NGO Islamic Research Foundation for five years.
Basiron Nessa, a 65-year-old widow, resident of Hogolbaria village in Mathpara under Gangni upazila of Meherpur has set an example by studying for her primary school education.
Around 80% of Afghanistan’s economy is based on agriculture. Afghan farmers depend on reliable, year-round sources of surface water from melting snow on mountains to irrigate their crops
With black and Hispanic voters, Trump apparently did as well as Republican Mitt Romney when Romney lost to President Barack Obama in 2012, according to exit polls
408,870 people were arrested trying to cross border illegally during 2016 budget year that ended September 30
The detained Rohingyas were given humanitarian assistance and sent back around 2:30pm, says a senior BGB official
India’s Financial Action Task Force report found that the Indian rupee was the ninth most counterfeited currency in terms of its value and stood third in terms of the number around the world
US President-elect Donald Trump is expected to announce his top 50 West Wing appointments by Thanksgiving Day on November 24. All Cabinet members must be confirmed by the Senate.
‘It will be so refreshing to have a classy, beautiful, dignified First Lady back in the White House. I’m tired of seeing a Ape in heels.’
The Awami League is gearing up for the 11th parliamentary election scheduled to take place in 2019, and several party leaders said they were working to hold an all-inclusive, fair and free election.
Several central leaders of the BNP, who wish to take part in the next general elections, have acknowledged that boycotting the January 5 polls in 2014 was a wrong decision of the party.
There are now suggestion that Mourinho, once the self-styled ‘Special One’, may be losing his touch amid reports that senior players are unhappy with the Portuguese’s methods
On Tuesday, Nasirnagar police arrested five people for their alleged involvement in the arson attack during the communal violence of October 30.
On Tuesday morning, police rearrested the suspect who raped a Garo woman after he escaped from custody at a Dhaka court on Sunday.
Health Minister Mohammad Nasim questioned why people prefer to go to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) and ignore other hospitals with similar advanced facilities.
American model, dancer and singer, a Laker girl, the gorgeous Vanessa Curry modelled prestigious Jamdani, making it look fabulous at the biggest trade paper for fashion in the United States, California.
The iconic action star Jackie Chan received an honourary Oscar for his decades long work in cinema. The Chinese superstar was awarded the honorary Oscar at the annual Governors Awards on Saturday.