Shakib Al Hasan and Tamim Iqbal are set to make their comebacks from injury during the Victoria Day T20 competition after missing matches during New Zealand`s tour of Bangladesh.
A 52-Kilomiter traffic gridlock on Dhaka-Chittagong highway from Daudkandi to Paduar Bazar Biswaroad on Friday morning pushed thousands of passengers into immense sufferings.
A train engine derailed in Brahmanbaria as miscreants removed fishplates and nut-bolt of rail line on Friday morning. Dhaka-bound train communication from Chittagong halted after the accident while no causalities were reported immediately.
Payment details from up to 40 million credit cards could have been stolen after they were used in the stores of US retail giant Target. The retailer said it was investigating after discovering that thieves had gained access to its payment systems.
A person was killed and 10 others were injured in a head-on collision between a passenger bus and a truck on Dhaka-Aricha highway in Dhamrai upazila of the district on Friday morning.
IFIC Bank Limited, one of the leading financial institutions of the country, signed an agreement with Banglalink Digital Communications Ltd (Banglalink), one of the fastest growing mobile service providers of the country, to provide IFIC mobile banking services to Banglalink customers.
Two people were killed in a head-on collision between a motorbike and a human hauler (Tempo) on Char Fashion-South Aicha road in Charfashion upazila of the district on Friday morning.
A driver of CNG-run auto-rickshaw was burnt as miscreants set fire to his vehicle in capital’s Sadarghat area on Thursday night, the last day of 72-hour blockade called by 18-party alliance.
“A COUP by installments” is how a European diplomat describes efforts by Sheikh Hasina, Bangladesh’s prime minister, to extend her rule. The main opposition is to boycott a parliamentary election on January 5th. So Sheikh Hasina’s party, the Awami League, is assured of victory. Legitimacy is another matter.
Airport customs authority recovered four Kilograms gold from a flight of Tiger Airways at Shahjalal International Airport in the city on Thursday night.
A Union Parishad Chairman, also Sadar Upazila BNP vice-president was shot to death by miscreants in Battola area of the district town in Friday morning.
Three Indian peacekeepers have been killed in an attack on a UN base in South Sudan, India`s UN envoy said. The UN said attackers from the country`s second-largest ethnic group forced their way into the Akobo base in conflict-wracked Jonglei state on Thursday, pursuing civilians from a rival ethnic group who had taken refuge there.
Seventy-six people have been injured, seven seriously, after part of a ceiling in London`s Apollo Theatre collapsed during a show, police say.
The hearing of the case over the maritime boundary dispute between Bangladesh and India in the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) of The Hague completed on Wednesday.
An Indian diplomat who was arrested in New York City and accused of paying her housekeeper about $3 an hour had claimed the woman blackmailed her over the summer.
South Sudanese rebels have taken over a key town, the military has said, as fighting continues after Sunday’s reported coup attempt.
Russian president Vladimir Putin praised the US role in forging an interim deal to ease concerns about Iran’s nuclear programme but said he hoped the blacklisting of additional Iranian companies under existing sanctions would not undermine progress toward a comprehensive agreement.
The law enforcers will start special drive against illegal weapons from 22nd December.
Syrian Kurds are demanding their own delegation separate from both the government and opposition at next month`s peace talks in Switzerland aimed at halting the conflict in Syria.
An Egyptian court on Thursday dropped the last outstanding corruption case against Hosni Mubarak’s last prime minister, Ahmed Shafik, judicial sources said, possibly clearing the way for him to return from self-imposed exile.
Prime Minister, also president of Awami League Sheikh Hasina said there could be 11th general election if they can reach in a consensus with the opposition BNP.
Information and Cultural affairs minister of the poll-time government Hasanul Haque Inu categorically said that Jatiya Party chairman HM Ershad was not arrested.
Agricultural Marketing Company Ltd (AMCL) of PRAN has declared 31% dividend for its shareholders for the financial year 2012-2013 at the 28th Annual General Meeting (AGM).
The Muslim Brotherhood denounced the Egyptian authorities on Thursday for charging former president Mohamed Mursi and other Islamists with terrorism and conspiring with foreign groups, saying the allegations were ‘risible’.