- August 27, 2016
A case has been filed over the killings, loot and arson attacks on the Santal community people of Gobindaganj in Gaibandha on November 6 that left three dead and over 2,500 displaced.
Finance minister AMA Muhith has heavily criticised Pakistan, calling it a “rogue country” making a “rogue claim” on pre-war dues.
The group’s brutal methods were recounted in a rare interview with two captured Islamic State fighters last week
Rangpur’s Afghanistan wicket-keeper Mohammad Shahzad was magnificent behind the wicket against Barisal. In total, he accounted for six dismissals
The Congress said on Thursday there would be no discussion on the demonetisation issue in the Rajya Sabha until Prime Minister Narendra Modi was present in the House
In a Congressional hearing US Director of National Intelligence James Clapper made clear he was not available to stay on in the job after Trump takes office on January 20
It was an intense battle between the two sides as Barisal fought right till the end before eventually managing 163 all out in pursuit of Rangpur’s 175/6
The two leaders never mention Trump by name. But their statements appeared to serve as a point-by-point refutation of some of the president-elect’s most contentious foreign policy pledges
Jamdani, one of the country’s finest textiles, has received registration as Bangladesh’s first Geographical Indication (GI) product.
BNP senior leaders are condemning the arrest warrant issued for party chairperson Khaleda Zia by a Dhaka court.
Writer and researcher Pavel Partha explains the origin of conflict between local Bangalis and indigenous Santals over the establishment of Mohimaganj Sugar Mill in Gaibandha’s Gobindaganj upazila
The ruling Awami League neither believes in democracy nor practices it, says Fakhrul.
Capitol Records began a yearlong celebration of its 75th anniversary recently, with the unveiling of a “Star of Recognition” and a proclamation declaring it Capitol Records Day, in Los Angeles. Teenage Dream star Katy Perry, Steve Barnett, chairman, Capitol Music Group, Lucian Grainge, chairman, Universal Music Group, and former Los Angeles City Councilman Tom LaBonge
A parliamentary body on Thursday recommended testing students for drugs before their admission to any educational institution.
In the early 1990s, Trump partnered with Chinese investors to develop a large area of land near Lincoln Center and the Hudson River on Manhattan’s Upper West Side
Samir Asran Rahman’s debut novel, Zak & Zara: The Monster Murder Mystery, a young-adult fantasy, will be launched at the Dhaka Lit Fest 2016. Brought out by Bengal Lights Books, the book tells the story of Zak and Zara, aged 10 and 8 respectively, who break into a haunted house to find it inhabited by
Alongside the Bangladesh women’s football team and three-time champions and hosts India, Group B also comprises Afghanistan
This is a story that demands to be read aloud, and the plot twists and wise-cracking will have reader and listeners hooked till the very end.
Bollywood actress Mallika Sherawat was reportedly tear gassed and beaten up by three masked intruders in her Paris apartment, reports Times of India.
Dhaka Lit Fest is going to be held at the historic premises of Bangla Academy, from November 17 to 19. Those of you who are wondering what to do this weekend, can go to the Dhaka Lit Fest, and have an amazing time. Food Stalls While you participate in this celebration of books and reading,