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Karunaratne resistance denies Tigers' absolute control

10:00 PM, 24 May 2022 Tuesday

Bangladesh failed to take a stranglehold after Sri Lanka, led by its captain Dimuth Karunratne clawed back in style to leave the second Test evenly at the end of day two at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium on Tuesday...

Water, aesthetic beauty of Hatirjheel invaluable: HC

07:53 PM, 24 May 2022 Tuesday

The High Court (HC) has said the water and the aesthetic beauty of Hatirjheel are invaluable resources and none should be allowed to spoil those...

Hajj flight begins on June 5

06:11 PM, 24 May 2022 Tuesday

The first hajj flight of the year, carrying hajj pilgrims, is scheduled to leave Dhaka for Saudi Arabia on June 5 instead of May 31. The Religious Affairs Ministry on Tuesday issued a gazette notification in this regard, saying the first hajj flight from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport has been delayed...

Covid-19: No death, 34 cases reported in 24 hrs

05:56 PM, 24 May 2022 Tuesday

Bangladesh reported no COVID-19 death and 34 cases in the last 24 hours. With this, the total fatalities are 29,130 and infections rose to 19,53,298. The Directorate General of Health Services said this in a press release on Tuesday...

India plans to restrict sugar exports

05:01 PM, 24 May 2022 Tuesday

India plans to restrict sugar exports for the first time in six years to prevent a surge in domestic prices, potentially capping this season's exports at 10 million tonnes, a government source told Reuters on Tuesday...

Samrat sent to jail after surrendering

04:40 PM, 24 May 2022 Tuesday

A Dhaka Court on Tuesday ordered to send ex-Jubo League leader Ismail Hossain Chowdhury Samrat to jail in a graft case filled by the Anti Corruption Commission (ACC), after he surrendered before it this morning...

AC Millan win Serie A for first time in 11 years

04:00 PM, 24 May 2022 Tuesday

AC Milan won their 19th Serie A title but the first for 11 years by cruising to victory at Sassuolo...

Man City lift EPL trophy after after dramatic end to thrilling title race

03:42 PM, 24 May 2022 Tuesday

No one does final-day drama like Manchester City. Ten years on from that unforgettable moment from Sergio Aguero at Queen's Park Rangers, City picked themselves up off the floor again and mustered another late comeback to beat Aston Villa 3-2 and clinch the Premier League title...

Prolonged uncertainty of repatriation entices Rohingyas to criminal activities: PM

02:40 PM, 24 May 2022 Tuesday

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said the prolonged uncertainty of repatriation is enticing Rohingyas to get involved in criminal activities...

Mushfiqur 175* takes Bangladesh to 365

01:39 PM, 24 May 2022 Tuesday

Bangladesh added only four further runs to their lunch score, before Ebadot Hossain was run out at the non-striker's end, thereby ending the hosts' innings...

Padma Bridge to be opened on June 25

01:31 PM, 24 May 2022 Tuesday

The much-awaited Padma Bridge will be opened for vehicular movement on June 25. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will open the bridge at 10am on the day. Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader along with summary of the bridge met with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday noon...

No Monkeypox patient detected in country: BSMMU VC

12:50 PM, 24 May 2022 Tuesday

Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Sharfuddin Ahmed has said no Monkeypox patient has been detected in the country yet. He said this at an emergency press conference at Dr Milton Hall of BSMMU C Block on Tuesday...

Shahriar Alam seeks more Swiss investment in Bangladesh

11:47 AM, 24 May 2022 Tuesday

State Minister for Foreign Affairs Md Shahriar Alam has called for more Swiss investment in Bangladesh. He made this call at a bilateral meeting with State Secretary of Switzerland Livia Leu on Monday on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, a foreign ministry press release said on Tuesday...

30 JCD men injured in ‘BCL attack’

11:23 AM, 24 May 2022 Tuesday

At least thirty leaders and activists of Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal (JCD) were injured as Chhatra League men allegedly attack on them in the capital at 9:45am on Tuesday. Some of the injured were admitted to Dhaka Medical College Hospital...

Mirza Abbas off to Singapore for treatment

10:24 AM, 24 May 2022 Tuesday

BNP Standing Committee Member Mirza Abbas went to Singapore for medical treatment on Tuesday morning...

TikTok lets creators charge monthly subscriptions

10:07 AM, 24 May 2022 Tuesday

TikTok on Monday said it will start letting some popular accounts at the video-snippet streaming star charge subscriptions for live streams...

Russian diplomat quits over war in Ukraine

09:02 AM, 24 May 2022 Tuesday

A Russian diplomat has quit his job in protest at the "bloody, witless" war "unleashed by Putin against Ukraine".

5 killed, 80 trapped after building collapses in Iran

08:47 AM, 24 May 2022 Tuesday

At least five people were killed and 27 people injured when a 10-story building collapsed in the southwest city of Abadan in the Iranian province of Khuzestan on Monday, the Iranian Red Crescent said...

Monkeypox virus outbreaks are containable: WHO

08:37 AM, 24 May 2022 Tuesday

Monkeypox can be contained in countries outside of Africa where the virus is not usually detected, the World Health Organization (WHO) says. More than 100 cases of the virus - which causes a rash and a fever - have been confirmed in Europe, the Americas and Australia...

Bangladesh fight back through twin tons

06:18 PM, 23 May 2022 Monday

At stumps, Bangladesh not only walked away relieved, they also were the happier side. From 24 for 5, having opted to bat in the second Test, they ended the opening day on 277 for 5 with twin centuries...