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Fizz, Sakib make Tigers dream

The first 100 balls Dilruwan Perera faced he scored just 12 runs. In plain eyes it may look very ordinary batting, but going by the story of fourth day in Bangladesh-Sri Lanka second Test it would get highest rating from any one. Perera finished the day unbeaten on 26 after facing 126 balls, an innings […]

Outstanding achievers in O- & A-level exams bask in glory as The Daily Star honours them Yesterday’s morning brought renewed hope to the nation as some of the brightest young minds promised to take the country to a new height excelling in education and making the best use of their knowledge. The future change-makers also […]

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Bangladesh has overtaken China to become the largest denim supplier to the European Union — a development that would give confidence to the country’s garment sector as it looks to hit $50 billion in exports by 2021. In the January-June period of 2016, Bangladesh exported €567.97 million worth of denim products to the 28-nation bloc […]

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An unidentified youth was shot dead by the Rapid Action Battalion as he reportedly violated battalion members’ signal at a checkpoint during his motorcycle riding in apparently calm area at Khilgaon in Dhaka early Saturday. Battalion officials said that the young man, aged about 25, in sweater and jeans, was carrying explosives in his backpack, […]

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Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina to visit India in April; weaning Dhaka away from China’s influence is key Aprameya Rao Bangladesh prime minister Sheikh Hasina is all set to visit New Delhi in April. The latest development comes days after India’s foreign secretary S Jaishankar met the Awami League leader in Dhaka on 23 February. However, […]

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Shahid Islam Compromising on national security is no less disgusting, harmful and dangerous than allowing one’s spouse to flirt with a common friend of opposite sex. The ultimate outcome in both the instances is tearful eyes and fearful lives. Nightmares still revisit when Bangladeshis are reminded of the 1972 Treaty of Friendship with India, and, […]

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