Actor Sirajul Islam Passes away

Noted actor Sirajul Islam died of old age complications at his Niketan home in the capital on Tuesday morning. He…

Mousumi, Shormi Mala, Titas best actors, ‘Mrittika Maya’ best movie in 2013

Actors Mousumi, Shormi Mala and Titas Zia have won the National Film Award 2013 while ‘Mrittika Maya’ has been chosen…

‘Beautiful Bangladesh’ wins ITB-Berlin 2015 award

A Bangladeshi TV commercial has won the Diamond Award in the travel trade fair ITB-Berlin 2015. Bangladesh Tourism Board made…

Three Bangladeshi films at IFFSA

International Film Festival of South Asia (IFFSA), the biggest South Asian Film Festival in North America was launched at Canadian city of Toronto on Thursday. This ten day extravaganza showcases a diverse, language independent, selection of the best feature films, documentaries and short films from…

50th show of ‘Shyama Prem’ on Sunday

Theatre troupe Prangonemor is going to celebrate its 12th founding anniversary and 154th birth anniversary…

World must stand up for Rohingya’s rights

The international community must unite to put more pressure on the Myanmar government to end discrimination against Rohingya people Little by little, belated efforts are being made to address the humanitarian crisis of thousands of people from Bangladesh and Myanmar stranded on the high seas…

Most migrants at sea are Bangladeshi

Indonesia has told Australia that most of the 7000 boatpeople stranded at sea in the…

BAN vs IND: Tigers eye further rise in rankings

Tigers are just a series away to make further rise in rankings as they can be at no 6 or 7th position in ICC ODI ranking if they can win the series against India. A 3 – 0 series win against the visitors will push…

Robi buys sponsorship rights of Bangladesh team

Private mobile-phone operator Robi has bought the sponsorship rights of the Bangladesh cricket team. Media…

To Catch the Devil

By Trevor Aaronson   In 2011, a sex offender and onetime jihadi wannabe helped snare a suspected terrorist—and was promised $100,000 in return. In the sordid world of FBI informants, that’s the price of doing business. On an otherwise ordinary night in May 2011, Robert…

Unpleasant truth

অপ্রিয় সত্য রবীন্দ্রনাথকে নিয়ে বোমা ফাটালেন ভারতের প্রখ্যাত সমাজকর্মী ও বিভিন্ন গণআন্দোলনের প্রতিষ্ঠাতা রাজীব দীক্ষিত।…

1,500MW more power by July

Overall progress of power projects slows down While the implementation of dozens of power projects has slowed down in the last one year, the authorities are expecting to add as much as 1,500 megawatt power to the national grid within three months beginning from late…

‘Reliable power supplies by 2021′

Energy Adviser to the Prime Minister Tawfiq-e-Elahi Chowdhury has said the country would witness reliable…