• Tuesday, Aug 03, 2021
  • Last Update : 04:27 pm
Ultraconservative Raisi inaugurated...

Ebrahim Raisi new Iranian

World

Tue, Aug 3 2021

Raisi replaces moderate president Hassan Rouhani, whose landmark achievement was the 2015 nuclear agreement...

England's Tour of Bangladesh 2021 rescheduled...

England's Tour of Bangladesh 2021 rescheduled...

Cricket

Tue, Aug 3 2021

England were scheduled to play three T20Is and three ODIs during September and October this year

Better housing: PM Hasina distributes...

PM gives flats to 300 low-income...

Dhaka

Tue, Aug 3 2021

The daily rent for every 672-sqf flat has been fixed at Tk150

Iran-Israel: a shadow war with...

The shadow Iran-Israel ship wars

World

Tue, Aug 3 2021

In the latest incident, two crew members of the tanker MT Mercer Street, managed by an Israeli firm,...

US-Russia conflict over embassy staffing...

US-Russia row over embassy

World

Tue, Aug 3 2021

US on April 15 expelled 10 Russian diplomats over what Washington alleged was Russian involvement in...

Warholm destroys world record to win...

Warholm destroys world record to win...

Athletics

Tue, Aug 3 2021

Last month, Warholm broke Kevin Young's 29-year world mark with a time of 46.70 seconds but he blew...

US slams Myanmar election plan, urges...

US bins Myanmar polls plan, urges Asean...

South-East Asia

Tue, Aug 3 2021

Ahead of the Asean talks, Myanmar's junta chief promised to hold elections and lift a state of emergency...

Belarus sprinter offered Poland visa...

Belarus sprinter offered Poland visa...

World

Tue, Aug 3 2021

The 24-year-old says she fears for her safety if she returns to Belarus, and claims her team attempted...

Dhaka University teacher sued under...

DU teacher sued for hurting religious...

Dhaka

Tue, Aug 3 2021

The law professor says he had taken down the social media post and apologized for it

Hospitals run out of beds, ICUs as rural...

Rural rush leads to scarcity of hospital...

Dhaka

Tue, Aug 3 2021

Seven out of 10 patients in a hospital are from the rural areas, says DGHS chief

China's Wuhan to test all residents...

China's Wuhan to test all residents...

East Asia

Tue, Aug 3 2021

The city of 11 million is ‘swiftly launching comprehensive nucleic acid testing of all residents,’...

US belatedly hits Biden's Covid vaccination...

US belatedly hits Biden's Covid vaccination...

North America

Tue, Aug 3 2021

The Biden administration had initially targeted Independence Day on July 4 to reach the goal and declare...

Iran warns of response if security threatened...

Iran warns of response if security...

Middle East

Tue, Aug 3 2021

Iran and Israel have exchanged accusations of carrying out attacks on each other's vessels in recent...

US President Biden urges new eviction...

Biden urges new eviction pause as Delta...

North America

Tue, Aug 3 2021

The president also called on state and local authorities ‘to extend or put in place evictions moratoria...

Imam holds madrasa student captive,...

Imam rapes teen in captivity for two...

Nation

Tue, Aug 3 2021

Police say the 50-year-old man confessed to the crimes during initial interrogation

Japan government starts to ‘name and...

Japan starts to ‘name and shame’ quarantine...

East Asia

Tue, Aug 3 2021

Japan has asked all travellers from abroad, including its own citizens, to self-quarantine for two...

German warship heads for South China...

German warship headed for South China...

World

Tue, Aug 3 2021

Officials in Berlin have said the German navy will stick to common trade routes

Many Buet students not ready to sit...

Many Buet students not ready for online...

Education

Tue, Aug 3 2021

The exams will be taken through LMS and virtual meeting software and students will be provided letter...

OP-ED: Our temporal lives

OP-ED: Our temporal lives

Mohammad Tareq Hasan

Tue, Aug 3 2021

For most of us, time controls every facet of our existence

OP-ED: An American and Chinese...

OP-ED: An American and Chinese...

Omar Al-Ubaydli

Tue, Aug 3 2021

It may be the only solution to global equitable vaccine distribution

OP-ED: Nations divided by history

OP-ED: Nations divided by history

Saleem Samad

Tue, Aug 3 2021

Numerous internal conflicts continue to plague the world