‘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…

Meril-Prothom Alo Award-2015 conferred

The Hall of Fame auditorium of Bangabandhu International Conference Centre buzzed with glitzy showbiz celebrities as the 18th edition of…

Soumitra Chatterjee – Bengal’s Last Renaissance Man

Soumitra Chatterjee – Bengal’s Last Renaissance Man By Amitava Nag on 18/06/2017 For more than five decades, Soumitra Chatterjee has remained a quintessential part of Bengali cultural life. Soumitra Chatterjee in Charulata. “I have always been in doubt about my work. I always thought that…

About 5,000 Bangladeshi workers jobless in Bahrain

A group of workers are seen leaving country for working abroad. File photo: Abdus Salam Parliamentarian Caucus on Migration and Development chairman M Israfil Alam on Wednesday said thousands of Bangladeshi workers have been faffing around on the streets in Bahrain without jobs as they…

Dream sours for workers in Singapore

Mohammad Ashadul Islam placed all his hopes for a better life for his family in…

Tamim chosen in ICC’s team of tournament

Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal on Monday was selected in the best XI of the ICC Champions Trophy for his outstanding batting in the competition. The ICC jury members chose 11 players from five countries and gave the responsibility of the captaincy to winning captain Sarfraz…

Tigers receive low-key reception

Bangladesh captain Mashrafee bin Murtaza (C) speaks to media at the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport…

64 Years Later, CIA Finally Releases Details of Iranian Coup

64 Years Later, CIA Finally Releases Details of Iranian Coup New documents reveal how the CIA attempted to call off the failing coup — only to be salvaged at the last minute by an insubordinate spy. By Bethany Allen-Ebrahimian June 20, 2017 Declassified documents released last…

Govt mulls withdrawing ban on errant refineries

The government actively considers withdrawing a ban it had imposed last year on the operation of six private refineries for supplying natural gas condensate to petrol pumps illegally. Natural-gas condensate is a low-density mixture of hydrocarbon liquids present as gaseous components in the raw natural…