Bangabhaban in red and green

President Hamid and Prime Minister Hasina greet guests to a programme at the president’s residence

Of bonds, enemies and forgotten heroes!

Prof M Anwar Hossain writes about two brigadiers from Liberation War

Honey and Barry Sherman, Chairman and CEO of Apotex Inc., are shown at the annual United Jewish Appeal (UJA) fundraiser in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, August 24, 2010. Picture taken August 24, 2010. The Globe and Mail/Janice Pinto/via REUTERS

Canada probes deaths of billionaire couple

Barry Shermanand his wife Honey are found dead in their mansion

Reuters File Photo

Facebook defends itself

It strikes back against the critics of social media

Australia v England - Ashes test match - WACA Ground, Perth, Australia, December 16, 2017 - Australia's Mitchell Marsh celebrates after reaching his century during the third day of the third Ashes cricket test match. Reuters

Marsh completes family hat-trick

He scores his maiden Test century to complete a rare family set of Ashes tons

A late night Tweet is seen from the personal Twitter account of US President Donald Trump May 31, 2017. The Tweet reads, ''Despite the constant negative press covfefe''. Donald Trump/Twitter/Handout via REUTERS

From Covfefe to Hollyweed

Weird news grabs headlines in 2017

A screen shows the trading info for The Walt Disney Company company on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, US, Dec 13, 2017. Reuters

Disney to pay $52bn for Fox

Walt Disney Co has struck a deal to buy film, television and international businesses from Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox Inc

Bon Jovi, Dire Straits in Rock Hall of Fame

The inductees were voted on by music fans and 900 music industry experts

Muslim women walk in front of Indonesia's constitutional court after attending a trial in Jakarta, Indonesia, Dec 14, 2017. Reuters

Indonesia court blocks extramarital sex ban

Rights activists brace for renewed battle in parliament after slim win


Bring in 8 mobiles, 2 tax-free

Until Jan 1 next year, a Bangladeshi will be allowed to bring maximum five handsets

A man cleans up the wreckage of a house damaged by an earthquake in Sumelap Village, Tasikmalaya City, West Java, Indonesia Dec 16, 2017. Antara Foto via Reuters

3 die in Indonesia quake

Powerful 6.5 magnitude earthquake struck Java around midnight on Friday

Bon Jovi, Dire Straits to be inducted into Rock Hall of Fame

The inductees were voted on by music fans and 900 music industry experts