4h ago| Campus

Age no barrier: 55yr old Balayet prepares for DU admission test

A 55-year old man has proved that age cannot be a barrier to education as he is going to sit for this year’s admission test at Dhaka University.


Column by Mahfuz Anam: Why are there so many laws against free media?

With the numerous laws that already exist to regulate—or better still, suppress—the media, and the diligence with which new ones are being prepared, one would think that of all the areas that need...

50m ago| Football

Dortmund sack Rose

Borussia Dortmund coach Marco Rose has left the Bundesliga club by mutual consent, following a season in which they failed to win silverware, Dortmund said in a statement on Friday.

2 aspiring teachers die in accident on Chandpur-Cumilla regional highway

Two candidates of primary teacher recruitment test were dead as a pickup van collided with a CNG-run auto-rickshaw on Chandpur-Cumilla regional highway today.

4h ago| Music

Shironamhin releases ‘Perfume’

Shironamhin, one of the most popular bands in Bangladesh, released their latest track “Perfume”, along with an intriguing music video, yesterday.

6h ago| Tech & Startup

Essential off-roader checklist

With the monsoon coming in heavy, off-roaders are rejoicing and planning their next mud-filled vacation. Here is a checklist of things you might require, should the situation arise, before you head...

3d ago| News Multimedia

Education officials behind leaking question papers?

Evidence of two officials of the Directorate of Secondary and Higher Education were found associated with question paper leaks recently. On May 13th, Suman Jamaddar was arrested with a leaked...

19h ago| Opinion

Tea workers’ suffering is not just a labour issue

On  May 20, 1921, around 3,000 tea labourers were waiting at Chandpur railway station.

4h ago| TV & Film

Siam Ahmed to star in Hindi film ‘In the Ring’

Siam Ahmed is set to star in the Hindi-language film, “In the Ring: Story of a Burqa Boxer”, alongside Indian artistes Mithila Palkar and Jaaved Jaaferi.

6h ago| TV & Film

Farooki, Tisha, and Nawazuddin Siddiqui catch up at Cannes Film Festival

Internationally acclaimed filmmaker Mostofa Sarwar Farooki and National Film-Award winning actress Nusrat Imrose Tisha were seen with renowned Indian actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui at the 75th Cannes...