Musician Ahmed Imtiaz Bulbul dies at 62

Leading musician Ahmed Imtiaz Bulbul, who was also a freedom fighter, has died at the age of 63. Bulbul suffered a heart attack at his residence at Aftabnagar in the capital on

The crumbling pillars of the fourth estate

Citizens and civil society must be at the frontline of the battle to protect press freedom and denounce violent crimes against journalists. The year 2018 was not a good one for

IMF fears trade war and weak Europe could trigger sharp global slowdown

The International Monetary Fund on Monday cut its world economic growth forecasts for 2019 and 2020 due to weakness in Europe and some emerging markets, and said failure to

Ecnec approves Tk 369cr Jatrabari-Demra highway 4-lane project

The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (Ecnec) today approved the upgradation of the Jatrabari (Mayor Hanif Flyover)–Demra (Sultana Kamal Bridge) highway into

Death toll from Mexico pipeline blast rises to 79

The death toll from a fiery explosion in central Mexico rose to 79 on Sunday as authorities vowed to hold accountable those responsible for a deliberate fuel-line puncture that

Winter festival cancelled for snow!

Oh, snow! A traditional winter festival in the Canadian city of Montreal was cancelled on Sunday -- because of a snowstorm.

Top News