The mother-of-three had accused five men of confining her to a room and sexually assaulting her multiple times between Aug 29 and 31.
13 Sep 2019 8:47 AM
The bomb was thrown from the footbridge at the Science Lab intersection Saturday night when the minister was passing through the area.
01 Sep 2019 3:54 PM
He was accused of being ‘an agent of Jews and Christians’ and smearing the ‘sacred image’ of a madrasa by a social media user.
29 Aug 2019 4:16 PM
Under law, a bride has to select one of three options on the certificate -- whether she is Kumari (virgin), widow or divorced.
28 Aug 2019 2:15 PM
Myanmar had said they were conducting counter-insurgency operations against Rohingya extremists after they attacked police posts.
25 Aug 2019 2:19 PM
A fresh push was to begin Thursday, with both governments vowing to repatriate nearly 3,500 Rohingya, but this again fell flat.
23 Aug 2019 7:25 PM
Rafiq is among some 30 Rohingya youths selected by the World Food Programme for its 'Storytellers' project.
20 Aug 2019 2:34 PM
Jaishankar will leave for Kathmandu on Wednesday morning to attend the fifth meeting of the Nepal-India Joint Commission.
20 Aug 2019 1:40 PM
He became South Africa U19 coach for the 2004 ICC U19 World Cup in Bangladesh.
17 Aug 2019 3:31 PM
Hasina's alliance, dominated by her party Awami League, won the general election with a thumping majority in December last year.
05 Aug 2019 9:55 AM
The twins, named Rabeya and Rukaya, turned three last month and suffered from a rare embryological disorder.
02 Aug 2019 1:40 PM
Shakib, who is expected to play in next month's home series against Afghanistan, said Bangladesh should rotate players to keep them fresh.
01 Aug 2019 8:25 PM
40-year-old Vettori, New Zealand's record wicket-taker in international cricket, retired in 2015.
28 Jul 2019 12:13 PM
Bangladesh is regularly flooded during the June-September monsoon as hundreds of rivers that feed into the Bay of Bengal burst their banks.
27 Jul 2019 8:22 AM
A deaf man was also beaten to death outside the capital that day while trying to visit his daughter.
24 Jul 2019 3:09 PM
The four-day visit is aimed at developing a better understanding of how the Border Guards Bangladesh and their Indian counterpart work.
15 Jul 2019 2:24 PM
He passed away due to complications from old age, Kazi Firoz Rashid, a longtime colleague and lawmaker from his Jatiya Party.
14 Jul 2019 1:11 PM
Sinha, who was appointed 21st chief justice of the country in January 2015, was charged by ACC on Wednesday along with 10 others.
12 Jul 2019 2:55 PM
Bangladesh dropped down to 8th place at the end of the league phase of the World Cup after South Africa beat Australia in the last match.
08 Jul 2019 6:27 PM
Rights groups raised concerns about the spike in the number of rape and sexual assaults in the Muslim-majority South Asian nation.
06 Jul 2019 12:50 PM