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Rain in UAE: 9 Dhaka-bound flights cancelled

A total of nine flights bound for Dhaka from the United Arab Emirates were cancelled today due to the heaviest rain ever recorded in the Middle East country

1d ago

Israel releases pictures of damage caused by Iran's attack

Iran attacked Israel on Saturday with hundreds of drones and missiles. The Israel Defense Forces released photos of the damage in this attack. The BBC published two of the images today.

3d ago

A village where lungis are still woven in an ancient way

Chachkia is the sole village in Pabna that still uses ancient looms to weave lungis.

4d ago

Kangal Harinath, a pioneer of women's education

Kangal Harinath was a pioneer of women's education in a remote area of Kumarkhali subdivision. He also used to publish news of helpless, tortured and oppressed people in his newspaper. 

4d ago

MV Abdullah's chief officer sends audio message to family

Atiq Ullah Khan, chief officer of MV Abdullah, has sent an audio message to family after the ship and its 23 crew were released after more than a month.

4d ago

What was Eid like in Dhaka 200 years ago?

You probably have not seen most of these rare paintings of Eid in Dhaka drawn about 200 years ago

6d ago

Bannya, a devotee of Rabindra Sangeet

Rezwana Choudhury Bannya, one of the greatest Rabindra Sangeet exponents of our time, has spoken about her five-decade musical journey with The Daily Star.

1w ago

Myanmar's junta faces another major defeat

After weeks of heavy fighting, ethnic Karen insurgents, allied with other anti-coup forces, have taken control of Myawaddy, a border town through which most of Myanmar's overland trade with Thailand is done

1w ago

In conversation with Sugata Bose

Sugata Bose, gardiner professor of Oceanic History at Harvard University, is the grandnephew of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose

2w ago

Kiev claims to have shot down 26 Russian drones

Russia has escalated its attack on Ukraine. Kiev claims to have destroyed 26 Russian drones

2w ago

Israel preparing to attack Rafah city: Netanyahu

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says the Israeli army is preparing to enter the densely populated city of Rafah in the Gaza Strip

2w ago

Will recoup Tk 1.26cr spent on polls by any means: Natore-1 MP

"Tk 1.26 crore was spent in the election. I'll recoup it by any means. I will engage in this much wrongdoing, and I will not do it again," Natore-1 MP Md Abul Kalam Azad said.

3w ago

Independence Day: Children of Brahmanbaria perform 'human puppet' dance

At a time when the tradition of puppetry is slowly but surely vanishing, a group of schoolchildren in Brahmanbaria performed a dance as "human puppets", which garnered a lot of attention on social media.

3w ago

Camel milk tea stall in Gulshan at midnight

Camel milk tea has brought that difference for the people of the capital. And this tea is available at the shop named 'Bachelor Express' on Road No 52 of Gulshan area

3w ago

AAP will follow Kejriwal's instructions even if he is in jail

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal was arrested by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on the night of March 21 in the liquor policy-linked money laundering case. Now Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is in jail, but the party's members, including leaders, MPs, councillors, and workers, remain steadfast in their resolve to follow his instructions

3w ago

Fire incidents on the rise

Fire broke out at Korail slum in the capital's Banani, Gausia kitchen market in Narayanganj's Rupganj and a super board factory at Jamaldi area in Gazaria upazila of Munshiganj

3w ago

Iftar sale in Khulna: Tk 1 per item

Watch today's Inside Bangladesh to find out more

3w ago

Jubo League leader builds road to transport trees by cutting 15km hill

Locals have alleged that a group of people is cutting hills in Bandarban's Lama to build roads to transport trees including rare medicinal plants. They say one local Jubo League leader Morshed Alam Chowdhury and his brother are involved in these activities

4w ago
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