Shamim to ‘punish’ Ivy

He says it will be handed on her 'winning' Dec 22 polls


Corruption is a dark legacy Bangladesh must tackle

The popular definition of corruption is ‘the use of public power for personal gain’

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Life expectancy in
US declines

This is the first such decline in 20 years

WWE's new bet

The $1.5 billion company wants its Chinese wrestlers to be the next television sensation in China

A general view shows the Old City of Aleppo as seen from Aleppo's historic citadel, Syria December 11, 2009. Reuters

Aleppo before the war

Pictures of Syria’s largest city before the ruinous civil war

Tigers eye overseas success

Bangladesh will play a bilateral series abroad after more than two years

India arrests ex-air force chief over bribery

SP Tyagi has been at the centre of allegations of impropriety of $590 million

A girl views a new iPad tablet computer at an Apple store during its UK launch in central London May 28, 2010. Reuters

UK bans ads for unhealthy food on kids media

The new rules apply to print media as well as cinemas and online content and social media sites

Giraffes facing 'silent extinction'

The iconic animal has declined because of habitat loss, poaching and civil unrest in many parts of Africa


2nd EU-Bangladesh business climate dialogue held

Both sides discuss ways of expanding trade and investment

Park Geun hye

South Korea parliament votes to impeach president 

The Constitutional Court will decide whether to uphold the motion

Actor Brad Pitt arrives at the premiere of the film ''Allied'' in Madrid, Nov 22, 2016. Reuters

Brad Pitt denied bid to seal divorce case

Court may seal some documents to protect privacy of Pitt, Jolie’s children