Some 40,000 residents of the district’s Beanibazar upazila have been marooned in flashfloods amidst alarming rise of water levels in Surma, Kushiara and Sonai rivers. According to sources, at least four upazilas in the district have their communication system cut...
Questions of 12 SSC papers leaked, but no plan to retake exams says education minister The government's own investigation found that question papers of 12 out of the 17 subjects were leaked during this year's SSC exams. But the education...
Bloomberg’s Mike Dorning reports on the U.S. sanctions of a close ally of Putin and a Russian "troll farm" Russian hackers are conducting a broad assault on the U.S. electric grid, water processing plants, air transportation facilities and other targets...
Matt Novak: Facebook has permanently banned Britain First, the racist and anti-Muslim political group, from its platform after multiple warnings about hate speech. Paul Golding and Jayda Fransen, two leaders of the group who were jailed earlier this month...
Dhaka, Bangladesh: At least two people were killed and 30 others injured as a tour bus carrying 70 people plunged into a deep ditch near Tulshiganj bridge in Sadar upazila on Thursday evening. The deceased were identified as Liton Hossain,...
Syed Munir Khasru In a span of two weeks, almost 300,000 Rohingya have crossed over to Bangladesh from the northern Rakhine state in Myanmar, putting Bangladesh under immense strain and compelling the refugees to find shelter in squalid, unsanitary camps...
A Rohingya refugee man pulls a child as they walk to the shore after crossing the Bangladesh-Myanmar border by boat through the Bay of Bengal in Shah Porir Dwip, Bangladesh, 10 September 2017Image copyrightREUTERS Almost 300,000 Rohingya Muslims have poured...
Not by shilling stupid books that no one wants to read. Not by bragging about the size of the storm and thanking its victims as if they owe him something. Not by whining yet again about “fake news.” Not by highlighting his...
LUCKNOW, India — Parents of at least 35 children who have died in a hospital in northern India over the past three days say the fatalities were due to the lack of oxygen supply in the children's ward. District Magistrate...
Heat waves will cause most weather-related deaths if measures are not taken, the study says Extreme weather could kill up to 152,000 people each year in Europe by 2100 if nothing is done to curb the effects of climate change,...
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