2h ago| USA

China expresses regret that 'civilian' airship strays over US

China on Friday expressed regret that what it called a "civilian" airship had strayed into US territory, an incident that sparked a political furor in the United States and raised questions about a planned trip to Beijing by US Secretary of State Antony Blinken.

2h 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.

3h 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.

1h ago| BPL 2023

Rangpur make meal of chase to eliminate Dhaka and confirm progress

Dhaka Dominators had to beat Rangpur Riders today to stay alive in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) but the latter earned a nervy two-wicket victory to grab the fourth and remaining spot for the next phase of the franchise-based T20 tournament.

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5h ago| BPL 2023

Shakib's Barishal crush Khulna's top four hopes

Fortune Barishal picked up their seventh win of the Bangladesh Premier League on the back of solid performances from their all-rounders Shakib Al Hasan, Iftikhar Ahmed, and Karim Janat as they beat Khulna Tigers by 37 runs knocking any hope they had of making the top four.

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.

23h 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.