The dream goes on for Iran despite Spain defeat

Coach Carlos Queiroz promised his team would give their absolute all to take their second chance against his native Portugal next week



Why Nixon opposed India in 1971 war

The former US president believed India's military action against Pakistan would set a ‘bad precedent’

Bangladesh shows the way for financial inclusion

Financial inclusion has now become one of the strategic instruments for achieving SDGs

Pope urges press freedom

He cites case of jailed Reuters reporters

FILE PHOTO: A man prepares to smoke a cannabis cigarette at a legalise cannabis tea party outside the Houses of Parliament, in London, Britain October 10, 2017. Reuters

UK rules out legalising cannabis

It denies the government has lost the war on drugs

Partially submerged houses are seen at a flood-affected village in Hojai district, in the northeastern state of Assam, India, June 16, 2018. Reuters

Floods kill dozens in India, Bangladesh

More than a million are displaced

Sri Lanka jails anti-Muslim Buddhist monk

He is also fined for threatening a human rights litigant in court

Thousands to gather for yoga at BNS

Tata car, Bajaj motorcycle are among the gifts

World Test Championship schedule unveiled

It is designed to give more meaning to Test series for cricket fans

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10-truck arms case witness dies in road crash

His car hits a tree in Feni on Dhaka-Chattogram Highway

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Minister for liquor tax cut

He says the move will attract more foreign tourists


Banks cap lending rates at 9%

They also fix the ceiling of deposit interest rates at 6 percent

Asylum seekers boost European economies: Study

They boost net tax revenues by as much as 1 percent, says a scientific study

Rapper XXXTentacion shot dead in Florida

He was killed in a shooting near Miami, Florida, according to the police