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Students clash with cops at Shahbagh demanding exam dates

— 4 students injured — Police charge batons and tear shells at agitating students — Students hurl brickbats at law enforcers — Several students picked up — Traffic movement halted from Shahbagh to Science Laboratory intersection Students of seven government colleges that have recently been affiliated with Dhaka University clashed with police this morning while […]

Mashrafe Mortaza announced his retirement from the shortest format of the game following the T20I series against Sri Lanka in April this year. The veteran seamer’s retirement from the T20 format led to speculations that he could retire from the 50-over game as well. However, Nazmul Hasan, the Bangladesh Cricket Board president, squashed speculations related […]

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The government has taken the decision to import another 50,000 tons of rice to improve Bangladesh’s food stock. In a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Wednesday approved a proposal of the Ministry of Food to import the rice through the Dubai-based firm M/S Phoenix Global DMCC. Government took the decision to import the rice […]

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Dhaka University has won a Facebook-based anti-extremism campaign in a global competition that saw participation of 160 teams from 70 countries. “Think Twice, Act Wise”, the Dhaka University group, was named winner of the “Peer to Peer: Facebook Global Digital Challenge” yesterday in Washington. Their campaign was promoting tolerance and empathy through development of critical thinking skills […]

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