1h ago| Bangladesh

PM to open revenue conference on Sunday

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is scheduled to inaugurate a two-day revenue conference on Sunday which will be held at the Bangabandhu International Conference Centre (BICC) in the city.

1h ago| UK

UK man pleads guilty in foiled 2021 crossbow attack on queen

A Briton on Friday became the first person in decades to plead guilty to treason, after admitting trying to harm Queen Elizabeth II with a loaded crossbow in Windsor Castle in 2021.

3h ago| USA

What is a suspected Chinese spy balloon doing above the US?

News that the Pentagon is monitoring a suspected Chinese surveillance balloon in the skies over the continental United States raises a series of questions – not least among them, what exactly it might be doing.

2h ago| Football

Bayern's Kimmich set for guest TV role in crime series

Bayern Munich midfielder Joshua Kimmich is set to make his German television debut with a small role in cult detective show 'Tatort'.

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3d ago| BPL 2023

Charles, Rizwan star as Comilla pull off BPL record run-chase

Thoroughly entertained were the spectators present at the Sylhet International Cricket Stadium to witness Tuesday’s second Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) fixture between Khulna Tigers and Comilla Victorians, which produced s whopping 423 runs, but in the end it was the defending champions who had the last laugh as they pulled off a record run-chase in the competition's history to win by seven wickets.  

2d ago| News Multimedia

Language Movement in Rajshahi: Context and history

Rajshahi’s contribution is unforgettable in the history of the Language Movement. After Dhaka, Rajshahi is considered to be the most influential in the movement for several reasons.

Jennifer Aniston rocking a lehenga in Murder Mystery 2

When Jennifer Aniston and Adam Sandler star in a film together, you can anticipate a lot of laughter. When the teaser for their Murder Mystery sequel was released, it was Aniston's deshi moment in a Manish Malhotra lehenga that got everyone talking.

22h ago| Environment

Trees fall victim to dev, once again

Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) felled around 300 trees planted on the median strip of Saat Masjid Road in Dhanmondi to expand the island, much to the dismay of environmentalists and locals.