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BCB director issues apology to Mushfiqur

The Bangladesh Cricket Board said on Wednesday (July 26) that they have resolved the matter with its board director Abdul Awal Chowdhury after he apologised for making objectionable remarks on Mushfiqur Rahim. BCB officials said on July 15 that they will issue a show cause notice to Awal Chowdhury, for his actions after Test captain […]

  European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker has threatened to ‘limit visas’ to Europe for travellers from Bangladesh if there was no action by Dhaka on irregular migrants, reports UNB. In a letter to Italian prime minister Paolo Gentiloni on Tuesday, Juncker also promised to ‘pressure Bangladesh’ to take back its migrants, since the ‘vast majority […]

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Bangladesh Bank governor Fazle Kabir speaks while unveiling the monetary policy for July-December at the central bank headquarters in Dhaka on Wednesday. — New Age photo Bangladesh Bank has lowered private sector credit growth target to 16.20 per cent, which has maintained an upward trend in recent months, in the monetary policy statement for July-December […]

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Bangladesh might be plunged into a high magnitude flood in the third week of August and the government has issued necessary preparation orders in this regard. “Since the country experienced a double rainfall, we have been warned of a high magnitude flood,” Water Resources Minister Anisul Islam Mahmud told reporters. He was briefing this afternoon […]

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We are accustomed to an environment where students usually protest to postpone their exam dates. This time, however, students of seven government colleges previously under National University (NU) took to the streets demanding, among other things, the announcement of exam dates and timely publishing of their results. Since the colleges’ affiliation with the University of […]

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Torrential rainfall of monsoon continued for the fourth consecutive day today and battered Bangladesh, including Dhaka city, throwing life out of gear. The central Met office has forecast of more rains for the next 24 hours and has warned of landslides occurring in the hilly regions throughout Bangladesh. Bright side is, the squally weather over […]

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Three people will die and two more will serve seven years in jail for the murders of four schoolboys in Habiganj. The verdict over the 2016 incident was announced by Sylhet Speedy Trial Tribunal Judge Maqbul Ahsan on Wednesday. Suspects Rubel Miah, Arju Miah and the absconding Ustar Miah have received death sentences and will […]

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Bangladesh bowling coach Courtney Walsh placed emphasis on control and consistency while conducting a camp with a group of pace bowlers for the first time since joining the Tigers’ coaching staff in September last year. The former West Indies great talked to reporters at Mirpur yesterday regarding his camp, the prospect of a bowling partnership […]

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A police official seen pouring water on the body of one the victims who was attacked by a suspected noxious substance on July 25, 2017 The attack comes 13 days after five people were left injured in an acid attack in North and East London on July 13 The locals were taken by storm after […]

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