A person was killed as a train knocked him down from behind in city’s Karwan Bazar Rail Crossing area on Wednesday.
IFIC Bank Limited, one of the leading financial institutions of the country, signed an agreement with leading telephone Operator Airtel Bangladesh Limited to provide IFIC mobile banking services to airtel customers.
Burglars broke into the Cape Town home of South African peace icon Desmond Tutu when he was away speaking at Nelson Mandela’s memorial.
A Pakistani court has stopped the screening of foreign films, serials and television shows, especially Indian content, on the country’s TV channels, triggering panic and outrage among exhibitors and viewers.
Brigadier General Syed Iftekhar Uddin was made new Inspector General of Police (Prison) just after one week of appoint of the incumbent IGP.
opposition BNP warned that the movement would continue if the government does not pay heed to the demands of non-party caretaker government during the polls-time.
Nelson Mandela is lying in state in Pretoria dressed in one of his trademark colourful batik shirts from Indonesia.
South Africa’s deaf community on Wednesday accused the sign language interpreter at Nelson Mandela’s memorial of being a fake, who had merely flapped his arms around during speeches.
God, don`t we love these surveys! The most recent one has it that men lie more than women, thus affirming what we always knew but didn`t have a survey to back up.
Belly fat is a return gift that our haphazard lifestyle and wrong eating habits give us. Belly fat has always been a major concern area.
Time magazine on Wednesday named Pope Francis its person of the year, saying that in nine months in office the head of the Catholic Church had become a new voice of conscience.
The authorities of Sir Salimullah Medical College (SSMC) on Wednesday afternoon declared the college closed for an indefinite period and asked all the students to leave the halls by 7:00am Thursday.
Opposition BNP-led 18-party alliance called dawn-to-dusk hartal at Sadar upazila for Thursday protesting arson at business institutions of BNP a leader.
The trial of Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood chief and his deputies on charges related to protest deaths came to an abrupt end Wednesday when the judges walked out, citing chaos in the dock.
A 16-year-old girl was allegedly gang-raped by four to five unidentified men and dumped at a parking lot in Connaught Place in the heart of the national capital.
Six Gulf Arab nations wrapped up a summit meeting in Kuwait by agreeing to establish a joint military command, paving the way for tighter security coordination as their regional rival Iran pursues outreach efforts.
UN Assistant Secretary General Oscar Fernandez-Taranco on Wednesday said the dialogue between Awami League and BNP would continue for peaceful and inclusive elections.
At least 20 people, including five police men, were injured in a clash between Jamaat-Shibir men and police in Syedpur under Burichang upazila of the district on the 5th day of blockade...
US state secretary John Kerry appealed to sceptical US lawmakers on Tuesday not to impose new sanctions on Tehran while the United States seeks to negotiate a comprehensive agreement with Iran to curb its nuclear programme.
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Wednesday called Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina over phone expressing his concern over the prevailing situation and countrywide violence.
The Western countries are beginning to realise the importance of Iran’s participation in the international conference on Syria, known as Geneva-2.
Nearly 230 million children under the age of five around the world have never had their birth registered, which often means they will be barred from education, health care and social security.
Iran was offered a Gulf initiative seeking to mend ties with GCC and other Arab countries and open a new chapter of cooperation and good neighbourly relations.