England post record chase to beat Windies in series opener

Contrasting centuries by Jason Roy and Joe Root paced England to a comfortable six-wicket victory over the West Indies with their record one-day international run chase in a

Civilians evacuated from IS enclave

Lorries have begun evacuating civilians from the last village in Syria still held by the Islamic State (IS) group. Journalists on the front line saw at least 15 vehicles carrying

Hearing deferred in absence of Khaleda

A Dhaka court yesterday adjourned the hearing of Niko graft case till March 3 as the prison authority failed to produce the main accused BNP chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia, saying

Protect, practise country’s rich culture, language: PM

Saying that her government wants the future generations to get the benefits of hard-earned independence and language, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday called for protecting

Importance of Bangla on the wane

The use of Bangla language in various sectors seems to be on the wane, as the young generation appears to be distancing itself from the language. Even though Bangla is one of the

Nation paying tributes to language martyrs

The nation is paying rich tributes to the martyrs of the 1952 historic Language Movement with the clock striking 00.01am on Thursday, marking Amar Ekushey, the Language Martyrs’

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