Medical worker at a village in Bangladesh enters maternal and primary healthcare data of a patient in a digital device to track medical records. file photo

Bangladesh ahead in inclusive development

It ranks 36th in the World Economic Forum’s ‘Inclusive Growth and Development Report 2017’


Payra port fulfils Bangladesh’s needs and aspirations

It would also be the focal point of disaster preparedness

A general view shows the British American Tobacco offices in London, Britain Oct 21, 2016. Reuters

BAT to buy Reynolds

It agrees to a $49.9bn takeover of the US rival

BDCyclists set world record

They formed the longest single line of moving bicycles on last Victory Day

Squadron leader Brett McKenzie marks the name of another search aircraft on the windshield of a Royal New Zealand Air Force P-3K2 Orion aircraft searching for missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 over the southern Indian Ocean March 22, 2014. Reuters

Search for Malaysian Airlines plane ends

Search for missing 2014 flight carrying 239 ends after three years without a trace

Oldest gorilla in captivity dies

60-year-old Colo is found dead in his Ohio enclosure

Ninos Thabet, an 18-year-old Christian who studied art at Mosul University, creates miniature replicas of statues destroyed by militants when they overran the 3,000-year-old Assyrian city of Nimrud 2-1/2 years ago, in Erbil, Iraq, January 13, 2017. Picture taken January 13, 2017. Reuters

Iraqi artist recreates IS-destroyed statues

Ninos Thabet chisels clay at tiny, unheated studio to remake historic monuments

Airbus Group Chief Executive Tom Enders speaks during a news conference on the aerospace group's annual results, in London, Britain February 24, 2016. Reuters

‘Flying car’ prototype by end of year

Airbus plans to test self-piloted flying car which can avoid city road gridlock

‘Facebook's virtual-reality tech not stolen’

Mark Zuckerberg takes the witness stand to deny allegation by a rival company

Shakib tops his best

Mushfiqur leaps 10 places in Test batsmen rankings


Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May delivers a speech on leaving the European Union at Lancaster House in London, January 17, 2017. Reuters

Finance industry readies ‘hard Brexit’ plans

Financial services to accelerate plans to move business overseas after May’s speech

Chelsea Manning is pictured in this 2010 photograph obtained on August 14, 2013. Reuters

Obama shortens Manning’s sentence

Chelsea Manning, imprisoned for WikiLeaks breach, to be released on May 17

'Hidden Figures' promotional image from 20th Century Fox.

‘Hidden Figures’ dominates MLK weekend

Newer releases ‘Live by Night’, ‘Monster Trucks’, ‘Silence’ collapse