‘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…

When Einstein Met Tagore: A Remarkable Meeting of Minds on the Edge of Science and Spirituality

Collision and convergence in Truth and Beauty By Maria Popova On July 14, 1930, Albert Einstein welcomed into his home on the outskirts of Berlin the Indian philosopher, musician, and Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore. The two proceeded to have one of the most stimulating, intellectually…

Runa Laila receives lifetime achievement award

Renowned singer Runa Laila has been awarded a lifetime achievement award for her contributions to…

A peace prize, but no peaceAung San Suu Kyi fails to calm Myanmar’s ethnic violence

A peace prize, but no peaceAung San Suu Kyi fails to calm Myanmar’s ethnic violence Ending it will need far more courage SYED, a 33-year-old Muslim religious teacher, feared the worst. On October 9th Rohingya militants attacked border posts near Maungdaw, a township in the…

New Zealand 292-3 after day 3, 1st test vs Bangladesh

Opener Tom Latham made an unbeaten century on Saturday as New Zealand moved to 292-3 at stumps on day three of the first test against Bangladesh, and closed in on avoiding the follow-on. Bangladesh declared early Saturday at 598-5 but its hopes of bowling New Zealand out…

Sakib double ton crushes New Zealand

A double century from Sakib al Hasan and a ton from Mushfiqur Rahim hammered New…

সন্দ্বীপের ফিরিঙ্গি রাজা

নজিদ অর্ণব | ১৯:১৯:০০ মিনিট, ডিসেম্বর ০৯, ২০১৬ গল্পটা এক বিবেকহীন দুর্বৃত্তের, সতেরো শতকের শুরুর দিকে তিনি বাংলায় বাস করতেন। একসময় ছিলেন লবণ ব্যবসায়ী, পরবর্তীতে স্বঘোষিত হার্মাদ রাজা, তিনি সেবাস্তিয়াও গনজালেস তিবাউ। তিবাউয়ের গল্প শুধু তার একার নয়, বরং একদল অদ্ভুত অভিবাসীর, যারা কালের পরিক্রমায়…

মুক্তিযুদ্ধের উজ্জ্বল নক্ষত্র

শারমিন আহমদ মুক্তাঞ্চল পরিদর্শন করছেন মুজিবনগর সরকারের প্রধানমন্ত্রী তাজউদ্দীন আহমদ, ১৯৭১। ছবি: সংগৃহীত১৯৭১ সালের নয়টি…

Oil prices down on doubts over OPEC deal

An oil pump jack pumps oil in a field near Calgary of Alberta on July 21, 2014. Oil prices tumbled in Asia Friday as doubts emerged over the long-term success of a surprise OPEC agreement to cut output and stabilise the oversupplied market. Oil prices…

Modi, Hasina open 100MW power supply from Tripura

The Bangladesh-India cooperation has advanced another step forward as the prime ministers of both the…