Sri Lanka arrests 40 suspects after bombings, toll up to 310

As a state of emergency took effect Tuesday giving the Sri Lankan military war-time powers, police arrested 40 suspects, including the driver of a van allegedly used by suicide

Padma Bridge’s 11th span installed

Around 1,650 meters of the Padma Bridge is now visible with the installation of its 11th span at the Jajira point on Tuesday. The 3,140-ton '6-C' span was installed around 9:20am

Myanmar court rejects appeal by Reuters reporters

Myanmar's Supreme Court rejected an appeal Tuesday by two Reuters journalists jailed for seven years each on charges linked to their reporting on the Rohingya crisis, one of the

Sri Lanka falls 3-minute silence for bomb victims

Sri Lanka began a day of national mourning Tuesday with three minutes of silence to honour more than 300 people killed in suicide bomb blasts that have been blamed on a local

Gorillas pose for selfie

Two gorillas have been photographed posing for a relaxed selfie with the rangers who rescued them as babies. The image was taken at a gorilla orphanage in Virunga National Park,

Sea Kitchens to open showroom in Dhaka

SEA Group, the leading German modular kitchen brand, is going to open its showroom in Bangladesh, the company said in a press statement yesterday.

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