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BB issues guideline for illiterate customers

09:36 PM, 21 May 2018 Monday

Bangladesh Bank (BB) has issued a guideline for illiterate customers as they can easily...

Morata left out of Spain squad for World Cup

09:23 PM, 21 May 2018 Monday

Alvaro Morata has missed out on a place in Spain's squad for the World Cup in Russia, with...

Five DU students get Prof Habiba Khatun Scholarship

08:13 PM, 21 May 2018 Monday

Five meritorious students of the Department of Islamic History and Culture of Dhaka...

US vows ‘strongest sanctions in history’ on Iran

07:37 PM, 21 May 2018 Monday

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said the US is imposing the "strongest sanctions in history" on Iran. In a speech in Washington, the top American diplomat said Iran would be "battling to keep its economy alive" after the sanctions took effect.

ACC sacks its one official, suspends another

07:21 PM, 21 May 2018 Monday

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) today sacked one of its official and suspended another...

Bangabandhu-I reaches orbital position

05:45 PM, 21 May 2018 Monday

Bangladesh's first geostationary communication satellite Bangabandhu-I (BS-I) has reached the desired location (orbital slot) 10 days after of its launch from Florida. "Our satellite has taken its position and started functioning normally," Bangladesh Communication Satellite Company Limited...

Iraq to host first international football tournament

05:17 PM, 21 May 2018 Monday

Iraq is to host a West Asia Football Federation championship in the southern city of Basra in...

Japanese climber dies on eighth attempt on Everest

04:24 PM, 21 May 2018 Monday

A Japanese climber, who lost nine fingertips to frostbite in a previous expedition, died on...

4 labors killed in mudslide in Bandarban

02:26 PM, 21 May 2018 Monday

Four labors were killed in a mudslide while digging in a hill in Bandarban on Monday. The incident took place at Monjoy Para of Ghumdhum Union in Naikhongchhari Upazila around 12:30pm. The rescue operation is underway. The deceased are Sona Meher, Md. Abu, Nurul Hakim and Jasim Uddin...

Priyanka Chopra visits Rohingya camps in Bangladesh

01:48 PM, 21 May 2018 Monday

Bollywood actress and global Unicef Goodwill Ambassador for Child Rights Priyanka Chopra is visiting the Rohingya refugee camps on a field visit...

Met office issues signal 1 for river ports

12:59 PM, 21 May 2018 Monday

Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) here Monday issued warning signal number one for river ports of 18 districts in the country...

10 deaths in India due to Nipah virus symptoms

12:48 PM, 21 May 2018 Monday

The National Virology Institute of India confirmed that the contagious fever that has killed several people in Kozhikode and Malappuram districts over the last fortnight is due to Nipah virus (NiV)...

World Cup 2018: Everything you need to know

12:41 PM, 21 May 2018 Monday

The 2018 World Cup is under a month away, and though the tournament will be missing some big-name teams - the United States, Italy, Netherlands, and Chile - an estimated three billion T.V. viewers are expected to tune in as 32 teams battle for the most coveted sports trophy in the world...

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas hospitalized

12:18 PM, 21 May 2018 Monday

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas was hospitalized in the West Bank on Sunday, doctors and Palestinian officials said, giving conflicting accounts of the leader’s condition...

Verdict on leave to appeal over Rajib’s compensation Tuesday

11:38 AM, 21 May 2018 Monday

The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court will deliver its verdict on Tuesday on a leave to appeal petition filed by Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation (BRTC) and Sajan Paribahan on a High Court order that directed them to provide half of Tk 1 crore as compensation to the family of deceased Titumir College student Rajib Hasan...

PM draws picture on ‘Muktijoddhya’

10:45 AM, 21 May 2018 Monday

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has drawn a picture on 'Muktijoddhya', the nation's War of Liberation in 1971...

Messi wins fifth Golden Shoe after winning Pichichi Trophy

10:27 AM, 21 May 2018 Monday

Lionel Messi is set to be confirmed as the winner of the 2017-18 European Golden Shoe after smashing 34 goals for Barcelona in their Liga-winning campaign...

Maduro declared winner in disputed Venezuela election

10:16 AM, 21 May 2018 Monday

Venezuelan officials declared socialist leader Nicolas Maduro the easy winner of Sunday's presidential election, while his leading challenger questioned the legitimacy of a vote marred by irregularities and called for a new ballot to prevent a brewing social crisis from exploding...

Over 29 million watched royal wedding in US: Monitor

10:08 AM, 21 May 2018 Monday

More than 29 million people watched on television in the United States as Britain’s Prince Harry married American actress Megan Markle, according to Nielsen ratings released Sunday...

Makkah hotels fully booked for last 10 days of Ramadan

09:38 AM, 21 May 2018 Monday

Hotels in the central area around the Grand Mosque in Makkah are fully booked for the last 10 days of Ramadan, according to industry sources...