• One title won twice

    Although Abahani won their game against Prime Bank Cricket Club at 4pm yesterday, it was not until 8:30 pm that they were officially declared champions of the Dhaka Premier League.

  • Sorry Mash, sorry Mushy

    We know that Mashrafe Bin Mortaza is the epitome of courage. The current Bangladesh ODI and T20I skipper is not only a rare example for his fighting spirit to overcome one injury struggle after another but also as a “braveheart” cricketer for his on-field courage that has brought many recent successes in international cricket.

  • 'He has the brain of a 45-yr-old'

    622 runs and 15 wickets in 16 games, a stunning batting average of 77.75 that tops the list and a series of match-winning performances, 20-year-old Mosaddek Hossain barely did anything wrong in the Dhaka Premier League.

  • Titumir College JCD president, secy held

    Police arrest five Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal men of Government Titumir College unit including its president and secretary with seven cocktails in Dhaka.

  • Tamim, Nasir fined

    Abahani Limited captain Tamim Iqbal is handed a one-match suspension and 1 lac Taka fine while Prime Doleshwar Sporting Club player Nasir Hossain is fined 20,000 Taka for their unruly behavior during the Dhaka Premier League match at BKSP on June 12, 2016.

  • Eid-ul-Fitr, Bangladesh government

    Civil servants to get 9-day Eid holiday

    Good news for civil servants! The government declares a long nine-day holiday for Eid-ul-Fitr, the largest Muslim religious festival, starting from July 1.

  • Abahani DPL 2016 champions

    Abahani Limited, led by Tamim Iqbal become the Dhaka Premier League 2016 champions when they trounce Prime Bank Cricket Club by 115 runs at Mirpur today.

  • Title tussle set up for last day

    Will Abahani lift the Dhaka Premier League title for the 17th time? Or will the most competitive 50-over domestic competition of the country witness a new champion?

  • Dhaka mayors get minister status

    The two mayors of Dhaka city corporations are awarded the status of full minister, the mayor of Narayanganj City Corporation is given the status of deputy minister, according to a gazette notification.

  • OPINION: Police brutality at its worst

    We’ve all heard various stories of harassment by the “protectors” of our society but today I experienced it firsthand.

  • Group out to grab power illegally abandoned arms, ammo: DMP

    A vested group, which wants to grab state power by creating anarchy, might have dumped firearms and ammunition in a canal in Dhaka’s Uttara area, police say.

  • 6 tips to save your soul if you choose to walk home

    Tired of the traffic jam? So you have taken up walking instead of waiting for hours on end on sardine-packed roads? Good idea. But before you start walking to your destinations, here are 6 important tips that may even save your life.

  • Prime DSC beat Victoria by 91 runs

    Prime Doleshwar Sporting Club led by Farhad Reza overwhelm Victoria Sporting Club by 91 runs in the Super League match of DPL 2016 at Khan Shaheb Osman Ali Stadium, Fatullah today.

  • Dhaka, woman, Kamalapur Railway Station, train, wheels, rail tracks, Bangladesh

    Woman crushed by train in Dhaka

    A woman is crushed under the wheels of a train near Kamalapur Railway Station in Dhaka.

  • Noakhali, war crimes trial, war trial, Bangladesh, ICT, International Crimes Tribunal, 1971 Liberation War

    4 Noakhali men indicted for 'war crimes'

    A special tribunal in Dhaka frames three charges against four men from Noakhali for their alleged involvement in crimes against humanity committed during 1971.

  • Time for the championship bid

    The outcomes of today's Dhaka Premier League matches may go a long way towards providing a clear picture of the championship race, even though the league does not end till next week.

  • 2 Harrier SUVs seized over tax dodging

    Customs intelligence seize two luxurious taxi SUVs from Baridhara in Dhaka allegedly brought into the country dodging over Tk 50 lakh in taxes.

  • CCTV footage shows ‘killer’ apparently following Avijit: Cops

    Prime suspect in bloggers -- Avijit Roy and Niladri Chattopadhyay Niloy – killing case, who was killed in an alleged gunfight today, is seen in CCTV footage when blogger Avijit Roy was killed last year.

  • Harsh Vardhan Shringla, High Commissioner of India, Ramakrishna Mission

    Indian envoy visits Ramakrishna Mission

    Indian High Commissioner Harsh Vardhan Shringla visits Ramakrishna Mission in Dhaka and expresses his satisfaction over the security provided there by the government.

  • Huge arms, ammo found in Dhaka canal

    A large cache of firearms and ammunition has been recovered from a canal at Uttara in Bangladesh capital, Dhaka.

  • Rupganj consolidate lead

    A fine all-round performance from Legends of Rupganj helped them extend their lead at the top of the Super League table, while Tamim Iqbal's Abahani hopped to second place in the Dhaka Premier League yesterday.

  • Law enforcers recover a huge cache of firearms from a canal at Sector-16.

    Huge arms cache found in Uttara canal

    Cops recover 97 pistols, 189 magazines, 1,000 bullets, 11 bayonets from a canal near Buddhist temple in Uttara of Dhaka. Drive is still going on.

  • Abahani vanquish Victoria

    Abahani Limited led by Tamim Iqbal make short work of Nadif Chowdhury’s Victoria Sporting Club and win their match at Mirpur by six wickets today.

  • Contenders look to seize the moment

    The tussle for the Dhaka Premier League championship will continue today as the top six teams take on each other in the third round of the Super League.

  • 14.3kg gold seized from brothers

    Preventive team of Dhaka customs seizes 14.33kg of gold bars and ornaments from two brothers at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka.

  • ‘Have improved as a batsman’

    Dinesh Karthik has been out of the Indian side for about two years now, but the wicketkeeper batsman is not losing sleep over it.

  • 'Criminal' killed in 'shootout' with Rab

    A “criminal” was killed in an alleged shootout between his cohorts and the Rapid Action Battalion at Agargaon in the capital early yesterday.

  • BPL to start in Chittagong

    In a historic first for the country's professional football league, the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) will get underway outside the capital.

  • Ramakrishna Mission staff get death threat

    Ramkarishna Mission staff in Dhaka receives death threats through a letter allegedly sent yesterday by militants.

  • ‘Extortionist’ killed in ‘gunfight’ with Rab in Dhaka

    A listed extortionist is killed in what Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) said a “gunfight” between the elite force members and his cohorts at Sher-e-Bangla Nagar in Dhaka.