Bollywood superstar Sridevi dies at 54 of cardiac arrest

Legendary Bollywood actor Sridevi passed away in Dubai on Saturday night after a massive cardiac arrest. She was 54. Sridevi was…

‘Posting photo with wife not a crime’

Shahriar Islam Shaon, who has been arrested in a case filed by just-married actress Mahiya Mahi, has once again claimed…

National Film Award, 2014 awarded to 29

Twenty-nine artistes and film professionals have received the National Film Award, 2014 in 26 categories for their outstanding contributions to…

From Zahir Raihan’s Arek Phalgun

The Daily Star  February 23, 2019 From Zahir Raihan’s Arek Phalgun Translated by Sohana Manzoor      28 February 2019 The British Marin camped here in the dead of night when people were in deep sleep. There was no human residence here back then; only…

Emmys 2017: The Handmaid’s Tale and Big Little Lies the main winners

Actor Elisabeth Moss, winner of Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for ‘The Handmaid’s…

NZ mosque shootings hit tight-knit Bangladesh community hard

Al Noor mosque shooting survivor Farhid Ahmed poses with a photo of his wife Husna, who was killed in the attack, after an interview with Reuters in Christchurch.— Reuters photo Husna Ahmed was 19 when she arrived in New Zealand from Bangladesh on her wedding…

Rupganj end MSC’s winning streak

Prime Bank CC captain Anamul Haque celebrates his century against Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club during their Dhaka Premier League match at the BKSP on Tuesday. — Courtesy photo Mohammedan Sporting Club’s unbeaten run in the ongoing Dhaka Premier League came to an end after suffering…

ICC chief prioritises on World Cup security

David Richardson The deadly New Zealand shootings which Bangladesh cricketers narrowly avoided means security will…

The Legendary Tale of The Bhawal Sannyasi

The Daily Star December 03, 2018 The Legendary Tale of The Bhawal Sannyasi Sitting left to right: Satinath Banerjee; Rai Saheb Jogendra Nath Banerjee; Earl of Ronaldshay, Governor of Bengal; J H Lindsay, ICS, Collector and District Magistrate of Dhaka; and Kumar Ram Narayan Roy…

Asia’s Energy Revolution Could Kill Trump’s Coal-Powered Dreams

Asia’s Energy Revolution Could Kill Trump’s Coal-Powered Dreams By Nithin Coca Why you should care A key campaign promise may soon be on the ropes. For one of President Donald Trump’s best-known campaign promises — to revive the American coal industry — to succeed, the…