A member loyal to the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) waves an ISIL flag in Raqqa June 29, 2014. Photo: Reuters
Canadian-Bangladeshi listed as IS bomber

Tabirul Hasib travelled to Syria in July of 2014

Despite the rhetoric, the US can’t pull out of Paris pact before Nov 4, 2020

Is President Trump himself “locked” in Article 28 or is the world “locked” in Trumpian ambiguity?

Flood forces court out in the open

The court building at Shahzadpur in Sirajganj is submerged

India's 4th major train crash in a year

Probe opens after 23 killed and at least 123 people injured as train goes off track in Uttar Pradesh

Activist Dick Gregory delivers a speech during a public viewing and funeral for legendary singer James Brown in Augusta, Georgia Dec 30, 2006. Reuters

Comedian Dick Gregory dies

Prominent US civil rights activist passes away at 84

Steve Smith says the Test matches against Bangladesh would be an ideal platform to show what they had learnt in India. Reuters file photo

Step towards Asian conquest: Aussie skipper

Steve Smith, however, refuses to state outright whether they were the favourites

Trump will get us killed: Michael Moore

The filmmaker is trading screen time for the stage in a one-man show now on Broadway, a call to action over the current state of politics

Anger simmers over Duterte's drug war

Over 12,500 killed in Philippines since Duterte took office in June 2016

Thousands march against Boston rally

Their shouts drown out the rally where far-right speakers were invited

Barcelona attackers went under radar

They were all young men from the quite mountain town of Ripoll, who skipped prayers to hang out in bars


Rawhide prices fixed ahead of Eid

Rawhide traders, tanners have kept prices stable from last year

N Korea slams Seoul-Washington joint drill

Pyongyang also declared that it can target the US any time and neither Guam, Hawaii nor the US mainland can "dodge the merciless strike".

Cast member Jerry Lewis poses during a photocall for the film

Comedian Jerry Lewis dies

The king of goofy comedy was renowned for his roles in ‘The Nutty Professor’ and ‘The Bellboy’