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Afridi tests Covid-19 positive ahead of PSL

09:27 PM, 27 Jan 2022 Thursday

Quetta Gladiators allrounder Shahid Afridi has tested positive for Covid-19, and has been ruled out of the PSL for at least a week, which will make him miss Gladiators' first four matches...

New Zealand inflation rate tops three-decade high

08:17 PM, 27 Jan 2022 Thursday

New Zealand's annual inflation rate topped a three-decade high at the end of last year, official figures show...

Barty into first Australian Open final

07:22 PM, 27 Jan 2022 Thursday

Ashleigh Barty became the first home player to reach the Australian Open women's singles final in 42 years as she beat Madison Keys in straight sets on a jubilant Rod Laver Arena...

Tamim announces 6-month break from T20I

06:08 PM, 27 Jan 2022 Thursday

Bangladesh ODI skipper Tamim Iqbal has announced not to play T20 international in the next months...

15807 new Covid cases, 15 deaths in 24 hrs

05:23 PM, 27 Jan 2022 Thursday

The Bangladesh government recorded 15,807 new COVID-19 cases and 15 deaths in the last 24 hours...

Jordan says 27 drug smugglers killed at border with Syria

05:00 PM, 27 Jan 2022 Thursday

Jordanian soldiers killed 27 armed smugglers on Thursday as they tried to cross the border from Syria during a dawn snowstorm with a large quantity of amphetamines, an army spokesman said...

Poets, reciters protest ban on politics after Bangabandhu’s assassination: PM

04:29 PM, 27 Jan 2022 Thursday

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday said poets and recital artists had staged protest against ban on politics after the assassination of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman...

S Korea battery giant jumps in market debut

03:46 PM, 27 Jan 2022 Thursday

South Korean battery maker LG Energy Solution has jumped in its stock market debut after becoming the country's biggest ever share offering...

Much awaited EC formation bill passed in parliament

02:36 PM, 27 Jan 2022 Thursday

A bill titled "Appointment of the chief election commissioner and election commissioners Bill, 2022" was passed in the Jatiya Sangsad aiming to form next commission under a new law on Thursday. Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Anisul Huq piloted the bill in the House...

Biden expected to nominate first black woman to Supreme Court

02:02 PM, 27 Jan 2022 Thursday

US President Joe Biden will honour his commitment to make an African-American woman his first nomination to the Supreme Court, the White House says...

One more die, 45pc Covid-19 positivity rate in Rangpur

01:27 PM, 27 Jan 2022 Thursday

One more Covid-19 patient died in Rangpur division where the highest ever 45 percent positivity rate was recorded on Wednesday since the outbreak of the pandemic...

Women suffer from cancer more than men in Bangladesh

01:00 PM, 27 Jan 2022 Thursday

Women in Bangladesh have been suffering from different types of cancers, currently one of the leading causes of death in the country, more than their male counterpart. A recent study found that out of the total cancer patients' 59.5 percent are women and 40.5 percent are male...

Pyongyang continues launch blitz with 2 suspected missiles

11:19 AM, 27 Jan 2022 Thursday

North Korea fired what appeared to be two short-range ballistic missiles into the sea, South Korea and Japan said on Thursday, as nuclear-armed Pyongyang steps up weapons testing to defend itself against what it claims is a “hostile” United States...

State Minister KM Khalid, wife infected with Covid

10:51 AM, 27 Jan 2022 Thursday

State Minister for Cultural Affairs KM Khalid and his wife Sohela Akter were infected with Coronavirus. Foysol Hasan, Senior Information Officer of the ministry, confirmed the matter to Jago News...

Moderna starts trial testing Omicron-specific COVID-19 booster shot

09:30 AM, 27 Jan 2022 Thursday

US Biotech Company Moderna announced on Wednesday (Jan 26) that it has begun clinical trials of a booster dose of vaccine designed specifically to combat the Omicron variant of the coronavirus...

Tesla expects 50% growth despite supply chain woes

09:18 AM, 27 Jan 2022 Thursday

Tesla sales will grow by more than 50% in 2022 compared with last year despite supply chain problems, chief executive Elon Musk has said...

US rejects Russian demand to bar Ukraine from Nato

08:33 AM, 27 Jan 2022 Thursday

The US has rejected Russia's demand to bar Ukraine from Nato, amid warnings Russia might invade its neighbour. Secretary of State Antony Blinken was giving Russia a formal response to its demands to resolve the Ukraine crisis...

BAB demands more time to implement new salary structure

09:52 PM, 26 Jan 2022 Wednesday

The Bangladesh Association of Banks (BAB) today urged Bangladesh Bank (BB) to extend the time period for implementation of its instructions that have fixed the salary of entry-level private bank officials...

Medvedev fights back to reach semi-finals

09:33 PM, 26 Jan 2022 Wednesday

Title favourite Daniil Medvedev saved a match point before producing a stunning comeback against Felix Auger-Aliassime to set up an Australian Open semi-final against Greece's Stefanos Tsitsipas...

Rihanna pledges $15 million to climate justice movement

08:55 PM, 26 Jan 2022 Wednesday

Rihanna has pledged $15 million (£11.1million) to fighting for climate justice...