• Truck-ramming attack kills four Israeli soldiers

    JERUSALEM: A Palestinian rammed a truck into a group of Israeli soldiers visiting a popular tourist spot in Jerusalem on Sunday, killing four and wounding 17 others, authorities said. The driver was also killed at the location overlooking holy sites such as the Dome of the Rock and providing one of the most spectacular views … বিস্তারিত »

  • Rafsanjani, Iran leader whose life mirrored nation’s, dies

    Iran : Iran’s former President Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani died Sunday after a decades-long career in the ruling elite, where his moderate views were not always welcome but his cunning guided him through revolution, war and the country’s turbulent politics. The political survivor’s life spanned the trials of Iran’s modern history, from serving as a close … বিস্তারিত »

  • Meryl Streep slams Donald Trump in passionate speech at Globes

    Los Angeles : Veteran actress Meryle Streep, who received Cecil B DeMille Award at the Golden Globes, took her time on stage to slam President-elect Donald Trump in a moving acceptance speech, pointing out that Hollywood was made of outsiders. Streep began her speech by saying that she had “lost her voice” and “mind sometimes … বিস্তারিত »

  • Portugal’s democracy founder Mario Soares dies aged 92

    LISBON, : Portugal’s former president Mario Soares, widely seen as the father of the country’s modern-day democracy, died Saturday aged 92 a fortnight after being admitted to hospital. The founder of Portugal’s Socialist party, Soares spent decades in politics and spearheaded the country’s entry into the European Union. He was president from 1986 to … বিস্তারিত »

  • Work together for change, Obama says in farewell preview

    WASHINGTON : President Barack Obama on Saturday spoke about the importance of ordinary people working together for change in a preview of the farewell address he will deliver in Chicago next week. Many departing US presidents have given farewell addresses as they leave office, a tradition dating to the first US president, George Washington, in … বিস্তারিত »

  • Kamal asks pirates to return to normal life

    PATUAKHALI : Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal today urged all pirates in the Sundarbans and maritime areas to return back to normal life as the government created an opportunity for them to do the same. “The government would take stern action against those pirates who would not abandon piracy and return back to normal life,” … বিস্তারিত »