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…

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 Tale’, poses in the press room during the 69th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Microsoft Theater on September 17, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. — AFP photo Dystopian drama The…

Iconic actor Razzak laid to rest

Legendary actor Razzak, who passed away at a city hospital on Monday, laid to eternal…

U.S. Congress passes resolution H.Res.1169 to promote free, fair, transparent and credible elections in Bangladesh

  U.S. Congress passes resolution H.Res.1169 to promote free, fair, transparent and credible elections in Bangladesh H. Res. 1169  In the House of Representatives, U. S., December 12, 2018.   Whereas Bangladesh achieved independence in 1971 and established a secular democratic state, which is home to…

Who are Yemen’s Houthis?

Who are Yemen’s Houthis? Supporters of Shiite Houthi rebels attend a rally in Sanaa, Yemen,…

Mushfiq unsold in IPL auction

Mushfiqur Rahim National stalwart Mushfiqur Rahim failed to draw any bid in the Indian Premier League players auction in Jaipur, India on Tuesday and remained unsold. Mushfiq, who had amassed 395-run off 14 T20 matches for Bangladesh in the ongoing year, was put under the…

Windies give Tigers a T20 lesson

West Indies batsmen Keemo Paul (C) and Nicholas Pooran (R) walk off the field as…

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…