Rumi rape, murder: Four suspects confess crime

Four suspects including the prime accused gave confessional statements before a court here on Friday in a case filed over the killing of teenage girl Rumi Akhter after rape in

Death toll reaches 136 in Tanzania ferry disaster, scores feared missing

At least 136 bodies have been retrieved after a ferry sank on Lake Victoria, Tanzania’s top police official Simon Sirro said on Friday, and scores more were still feared missing

Gritty Bangladesh take on high-flying India in super four opener

Rohit Sharma’s Team India, who outclassed Pakistan by eight wickets on Wednesday, will look to up the ante when they take on resilient Bangladesh, who have a penchant for

Bangladesh hit record 7.86pc GDP growth

Bangladesh has posted the highest-ever 7.86 per cent GDP growth in 2017-18 financial year, well surpassing the estimated growth of 7.65 per cent. The per capita income increased

2.3 lakh loan defaulters in country, Muhith tells JS

There are 2.3 lakh loan defaulters in the country with the amount of the classified loan soaring to Tk 1,31,666 crore in the banks and financial institutions, Finance Minister AMA

Internet group backs ‘national’ data privacy approach

A group representing major internet companies including Facebook Inc, Amazon.com Inc and Alphabet Inc said on Tuesday it backed modernizing US data privacy rules but wants a

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