‘The foreigners' love
for the language'

Italian and Swiss nationals express their awestruck feelings at Saheed Minar


The day the Agartala Case was withdrawn

On this day, Feb 22, in 1969, Bangabandhu was freed

Nurul Huda on Feb 21

Poet Mohammad Nurul Huda's 'Ekushey February' translated by Fakrul Alam

US widening deportation net

Donald Trump is empowering Homeland Security to 'carry out the immigration laws currently on the books'

A drone demonstrates delivery capabilities from the top of a UPS truck during testing in Lithia, Florida, US Feb 20, 2017. Reuters

UPS tests drone deliveries

The company aims to offset rising cost of delivering packages to e-commerce customers

Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan poses after an interview with Reuters in New Delhi, India, May 5, 2016. Reuters

India to expand Myanmar energy ties

It expects to sell crude oil products to neighbour for infrastructure, economic development

Life back in Taliban-razed ski resort

Skiers schuss downhill, chairlift taking tourists to the peak in the once dangerous Swat Valley

Kraft drops Unilever bid

The US food company walks away from its $143bn merger proposal

Bangladesh ease into Rollball WC semis

A strong first-half show powers the hosts to the last four

Mustafizur Rahman.

Mustafizur back in Test

Imrul out, Rubel in for Sri Lanka tour


An investor walks in front of an electronic board showing stock information on the first trading day after the New Year holiday at a brokerage house in Shanghai, China, Jan 3, 2017. Reuters

Asian stocks hold ground

Chinese equities surge to recent high over expectations

Israeli soldier jailed for killing Palestinian attacker

A military court last month found Israel soldier Azaria guilty of manslaughter, a crime that carries a top punishment of 20 years in jail

‘Doob’ negatively portrays Humayun: Shaon

The authorities have stalled the film, though the director claims it an ‘original creation’