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Monsoon's moderate pressure exacerbates flood situation in Sylhet

SYLHET, Bangladesh - With continuous rain for the last five days, the flood situation in Sylhet has worsened.The upstream downpour ...


Two years project takes 10 years to complete in Bangladesh: FM Momen

DHAKA, Bangladesh - A senior Bangladeshi minister has floated a set of proposals that he believes will accelerate the implementation ...


Tunisian navy rescues 32 Bangladeshis headed for Europe

TUNIS, Tunisia - The Tunisian navy said Saturday that it rescued 81 migrants, including 32 Bangladeshis, sailing from Libya to ...


Asia Album: Bangladesh's jackfruit season in full swing

© Provided by Xinhua DHAKA, May 20 (Xinhua) -- Jackfruit season is now in full swing in Bangladesh when capital ...


Trailer of Shyam Benegal's 'Mujib-The Making Of A Nation' unveiled at Cannes 2022

By Payal MehtaCannes [France], May 19 (ANI): The third day of Cannes Film Festival 2022 turned out to be extra ...


Former Indian selector does not think Virat Kohli will rest during series with S Africa

By Vipul KashyapNew Delhi [India], May 19 (ANI): Former Indian team selector Sarandeep Singh said on Friday that he does ...


Bangladesh pacer Shoriful Islam ruled out of remainder of test series against Sri Lanka due to hand injury

Dhaka [Bangladesh], May 19 (ANI): Bangladesh pacer Shoriful Islam has been ruled out of the remainder of the Test series ...


Chinese companies involve in tax evasion in Bangladesh

Dhaka [Bangladesh], May 19 (ANI): Chinese companies, already suffering from a poor image in corporate ethics, are continually violating the ...


Mundka fire case: Delhi court sends accused Manish Lakra, Harish, Varun Goyal to judicial custody

New Delhi [India], May 18 (ANI): A Delhi court on Wednesday sent Manish Lakra, Harish Goyal, and Varun Goyal to ...


Mushfiqur Rahim becomes Bangladesh's leading run-scorer in test cricket

Dhaka [Bangladesh], May 18 (ANI): Mushfiqur Rahim on Wednesday became the first-ever Bangladeshi batter to score 5,000 runs in test ...


Kolkata Port preparing to export 4,000 tonnes wheat to B'desh ahead of May 13 deadline

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], May 18 (ANI): After the Centre imposed a wheat export ban, large numbers of trucks laden ...


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My next goal is to enter 50 kg category for upcoming Commonwealth Games, says world boxing champion Nikhat Zareen

Istanbul (Turkey) [India], May 20 (ANI): Newly-crowned IBA Women's World Boxing Champion Nikhat Zareen said on Thursday that she is ...

Sony Sports Network is all set to broadcast the first edition of Ultimate Sports Quiz featuring quizmaster Harsha Bhogle

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 20 (ANI/BusinessWire India): The Ultimate Sports Quiz (USQ) is all set to launch on the Sony ...

RCB fans create Guinness World Record for maximum runs between the wickets in one hour

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], May 20 (ANI): Royal Challengers Bangalore fans on Thursday scripted a new Guinness World Record feat for ...

IPL 2022: We were 10 runs short in the end, says Hardik Pandya

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 20 (ANI): Gujarat Titans faced their fourth defeat in the season losing to Royal Challengers Bangalore ...

Hoping for full capacity in stadium for India-South Africa T20 match: DDCA official

By Vipul KashyapNew Delhi [India], May 20 (ANI): With the Board of Control for Cricket in India allowing full-capacity in ...

Satya Nadella among investors committing 120 mn USD for Major League Cricket

Washington [US], May 19 (ANI): Microsoft CEO and part-owner of Major League Soccer's franchise Seattle Sounders Satya Nadella is the ...

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Bush laments "wholly unjustified and brutal invasion"

Former U.S. President George W. Bush has made an embarrassing mistake in criticizing Russian President Vladimir Putin over his decision ...

US war crimes unit investigates Russian actions in Ukraine

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. State Department has announced the launch of a new program to capture and analyze evidence of ...

Popularity of Indonesian president sinks due to price rises

JAKARTA, Indonesia: A new poll released this week indicated that Indonesian President Joko Widodo's approval rating has hit a six-year ...

Tourist bus in Indonesia strikes billboard, 14 dead

EAST JAVA, Indonesia: A tourist bus crashed into a billboard on a highway on Indonesia's main island of Java this ...

Schools, restaurants in Belgrade evacuated following bomb threats

BELGRADE, Serbia: Belgrade was paralyzed this week by a series of bomb threats, including against schools, bridges, restaurants and a ...

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Asian stock markets on rise after China's central bank move

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - A reduction of the official lending criteria in China has boosted stocks on the mainland, and ...


Turkish lira falls another 2%, at lowest since December

ISTANBUL, Turkey: As state lenders reduced the amount of dollar sales to prop up the currency for the ninth consecutive ...


US trader faces 20 years in prison over cryptocurrency scam

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Federal officials have announced that Eddy Alexandre, CEO of Valley Stream trading, is facing charges ...


U.S. stocks see-saw as dollar takes a dive

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks again see-sawed on Thursday while the U.S. dollar rally took a well-deserved break."The ...


Falling sales causes Forbes to drop Samsung on list of tech companies

SEOUL, South Korea: Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics fell two places in Forbes' rankings of the World's Largest Tech Companies ...


Face masks return for workers at some Michigan auto factories

Detroit, Michigan: General Motors, Ford and Chrysler parent Stellantis NV said they are reinstating the face mask mandate for employees ...


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