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  • Nine dead in Papua New Guinea floods

    Weeks of heavy rains and flooding have killed at least nine people in Papua New Guinea, with authorities warning more bad weather and devastation could be on the way.

  • One dead, four missing in Russia gas blast

    One person was killed and four were missing after a gas explosion tore through a multi-storey residential building in southern Russia early yesterday, authorities said.

  • Palestinian dies after Israel border clashes

    A Palestinian teenager succumbed to his wounds yesterday three days after being shot by Israeli forces during clashes on the Gaza border, the health ministry in the coastal enclave said.

  • Russia loses control of only space radio telescope

    Russia has lost control of its only space radio telescope but officials are working to re-establish communication, the country's beleaguered space agency said yesterday.

  • 8-year-old Madrasa girl raped by factory worker

    8-year-old 'raped' in capital

    An eight-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her neighbour in Dhaka's Uttarkhan area on Saturday.

  • Yaba tablets seized in Cox’s Bazar

    BGB seizes 1.20 lakh yaba pills

    The Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) yesterday seized around 1.20 lakh yaba pills from Alir Dail area in Teknaf upazila early in the morning, just a couple of days after controversial former lawmaker Abdur Rahman Bodi's “strong warning” against yaba traders.

  • Yaba tablets seized in Cox’s Bazar

    BGB seizes 1.20 lakh yaba pills

    The Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) yesterday seized around 1.20 lakh yaba pills from Alir Dail area in Teknaf upazila early in the morning, just a couple of days after controversial former lawmaker Abdur Rahman Bodi's “strong warning” against yaba traders.

  • Yaba tablets seized in Cox’s Bazar

    BGB seizes 1.20 lakh yaba pills

    The Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) yesterday seized around 1.20 lakh yaba pills from Alir Dail area in Teknaf upazila early in the morning, just a couple of days after controversial former lawmaker Abdur Rahman Bodi's “strong warning” against yaba traders.

  • Hostage to sand lifters

    Influential and politically connected traders are illegally dredging the Dhaleshwari in Tangail and locals fear this could result in losing their properties to river erosion.

  • Roughed up in Malaysia

    Malaysian immigration police have allegedly beat up and injured a Bangladeshi man even though the migrant is legally working in Serdang of Selangor district.

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