Bengal Tiger’s ‘disappearance’ is exaggerated

Recent reports that the habitat of Bangladesh's national animal is being destroyed are flawed, Arun Bose writes

Israel's first lunar lander goes into space

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket blasted off from Florida on a mission that can make the Jewish state the fourth nation to achieve a controlled touchdown on moon’s surface

Photo via Facebook profile of artist Bishwajit Goswami

Mother, earth, human: a message of love

Artist Bishwajit Goswami juxtaposes the beauty of Bangla words with that of women in wall paintings dedicated to the Language Movement

Scrap metal sculpture display in Dhaka

The exhibition, Duets in Metal and Water, begins at the British Council

Myanmar's State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi arrives at the Rakhine State Investment Fair at Ngapali beach in Thandwe, Rakhine, Myanmar Feb 22, 2019. REUTERS

Suu Kyi decries ‘negative’ focus over wooing investors to Rakhine

The Myanmar leader emphasised on responsible business and decried on ‘negative’ focus, but did not mention anything about the Rohingya

Nora Elicsa Casique, 8, in the intensive care unit of the government-run Central Hospital in San Cristobal, Venezuela, Feb 15, 2019. She fractured her skull, and right leg when the motorcycle she was riding on was struck by a truck. Her father has been hunting for medical supplies in pharmacies, the black market and Colombia. The New York Times

Patients die as Venezuela’s politicians fight over aid

The health care system is collapsed and hospitals lack even basics like soap and alcohol

A satellite image of the continental United States shows the extreme cold weather phenomenon called the polar vortex over the US Midwest and Great Lakes regions, captured at 1515 EST (2015 GMT) Jan 30, 2019. Courtesy NOAA/Handout via REUTERS

White House to examine whether climate change affects national security

The panel formed by Trump includes climate change denialist William Happer

Hoda Muthana, who was born in the United States and joined the Islamic State four years ago, with her son at a detention camp in Al-Hawl, Syria, Feb 17, 2019. The New York Times

US woman who joined IS can’t return home

Trump says the US would not readmit her

Can YouTube conspiracy booms be contained?

Part of the problem for the platform is that the definition of ‘harmful’ misinformation is circular


Austria keen to invest in Bangladesh

The EU nation wants to establish its ‘roots’ in Bangladeshi industries

Clashes as Venezuela aid row intensifies

Venezuelan troops killed at least one person and wounded several others on Friday near the Brazilian border, witnesses said.

Police quiz Salman Muqtadir

The YouTuber draws minister’s attention after releasing a controversial video