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Mashrafe rates victory over Sri Lanka as ‘one of Bangladesh’s best’

A clinical all-round performance has brought Bangladesh their biggest ODI win in terms of run, and skipper Mashrafe Bin Mosrtaza thinks the victory over Sri Lanka is ‘one of the best in recent times’.  Before Friday’s massive 163-run win, Bangladesh’s biggest win was one of 160 runs against West Indies five years ago. The Tigers […]

Afghan security forces keep watch as smoke rises from the Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul, Afghanistan on Sunday. — Reuters photo Gunmen in army uniforms who stormed Kabul›s Intercontinental Hotel late on Saturday and battled Afghan Special Forces through the night killed more than 30 people and wounded many more, although the final toll of dead and […]

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EDITORIAL Consumers getting cheated on LPG No price regime set by government It’s probably only possible in Bangladesh. Three years have passed since LPG (liquefied petroleum gas) was introduced. The pricing for these LPG tanks being sold to consumers have no set price regime. So, while there has been much talk about setting a fixed […]

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Foreign minister Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali holds a meeting with diplomats in his office to discuss the Rohingya issue on Sunday. — New Age photo Bangladesh on Sunday urged the international community to continue their engagement with Myanmar for effective implementation of the arrangements signed by the two countries for repatriation of Rohingyas. Foreign minister […]

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File photo of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia Dhaka Tribune BNP is trying to convince the Modi government it can do more for minorities, a Kolkata paper says A Kolkata-based newspaper has claimed that BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia is trying to influence Delhi through the right wing group Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) ahead of the national election […]

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‘Easy loan procedure would help ethnic people to improve their daily lives; but nowadays getting bank loan has become something unimaginable for these people’ Banita Tripura, a female entrepreneur from minor ethnic community who has been running an apparel store in Madhupur Bazar area of Khagrachhari, desired to expand her business by stocking more clothes […]

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