Other Top Stories


bdnews24 launches Firefox OS app

No matter what phone you’re on, the best of news is there for you

Visit arts.bdnews24.com

Opponents part of plot?

In response to accusations of government's 'collusion' with Jamaat in the Sayedee appeal verdict, Minister Mofazzal Hossain Chowdhury Maya has counter-charged that such accusers are in cahoots with 'conspirators'. Do you agree with him?


View results

  • Yes - 27%

  • No - 73%


Total number of votes: 30

Eid Festival 2014 ad

Latest Photos

Li Na of China swats at a fly as she poses with the Daphne Akhurst Memorial Cup she won in the women's singles final match at the Australian Open 2014 tennis tournament, during a photo call at Brighton Beach in Melbourne, January 26, 2014. Reuters

Li Na announces retirement

Asia's only Grand Slam singles champion announces her retirement from tennis citing 'chronic injuries'

Header ad

Alliance grants additional funds

The clothing retailers group Alliance has granted $20 million for garment factory remediation

Scotland stays. Now what?

Scots decisively rejected independence, but the structure of Britain's government could be changed forever

Italian actress Sophia Loren (L) jokes with Mexican tycoon Carlos Slim after cutting the ribbon for her exhibition at the Soumaya museum in Mexico City Sept 18, 2014. Credit: Reuters

Sophia Loren's book of memoirs

The Italian national cinema icon, who turns 80 this week, reveals details of her rags-to-riches life