IS threatens
attacks on China

The radical group releases a video showing Uighur fighters in training 


A Pakistani ‘scholar’, his book and unadulterated insanity

We have a new myth-maker in our midst, Syed Badrul Ahsan writes

The logo of Amazon is seen at the company logistics centre in Lauwin-Planque, northern France, February 20, 2017. Reuters

Amazon glitches ripple through Internet

Technical disruption of Amazon cloud service leads to widespread glitches for users

Former US President Barack Obama gestures to himself as he and former First Lady Michelle Obama await the arrival of Chinese President Xi Jinping and Madame Peng Liyuan, for a State Dinner at the White House, in Washington, Sept 25, 2015. Reuters

Obamas land book deal

Former US president, first lady receive record deal for writing presidential memoir

‘All wicketkeepers make mistakes’

Mushfiqur wants to keep doing all three of his duties

Bangladeshi settlement: Protest erupts in Assam

Some 30,000 ‘intruders’ deported to Bangladesh in last three decades

France bans plastic utensils

Environmental protection policy may violate EU free trade regulations

A modified Nissan Leaf, driverless car, is seen during a pause in its first demonstration on public roads in Europe, in London, Britain February 27, 2017. Reuters

Nissan tests self-driving car in Europe

The car showcases the kind of technology many hope to be the future of travel

Anjum Sultana Sima

AL picks Sima for Comilla, Joya for Sunamganj polls

Afzal's daughter and Suranjit’s wife contesting in two upcoming polls on ruling party's ticket

Rohingya Muslim refugee Sanmaraz, whose husband is in prison on charges of carrying yaba, describes her story in front of a Reuters TV camera inside her room in the Leda Unregistered Refugee Camp, in Teknaf, Bangladesh, February 15, 2017. Reuters

Rohingyas sucked into yaba trade

Bangladesh partly blames the refugees for soaring methamphetamine use in its cities


Accord accused of 'unfairly' closing RMG factory

The factory was producing apparel for 12 international brands

Trump order to drop Iraq from travel ban list

Four US officials say the decision follows pressure from the Pentagon and State Department, the AP reported.

Warren Beatty looks on during presentation for Best Picture. Reuters

PwC accountant blamed for Oscar fiasco

PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), which has been overseeing balloting for 83 years, apologises and takes full responsibility