Monday, 20 Jan 2020 12:47:32 am

60 killed in Houthi attack on camp in Yemen's Marib


Iran-aligned Houthis attacked a military training camp in the Yemeni city of Marib on Saturday, killing 60 military personnel and wounding dozens others, Saudi state television said on Saturday evening.

Al Ekhbariya television quoted sources as saying the attack was carried out with ballistic missiles and drones.

A proxy war has been playing out in Yemen between Iran and Saudi Arabia.

The Saudi-led coalition intervened in 2015 to restore the government of President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi, which the Houthis ousted from power in...Details»

Dhaka city polls deferred to Feb 1


Dhaka City Corporation polls have been deferred to February 1 from January 30, because of coinciding with the Saraswati Puja.

The Election ...Details»

Rajshahi Royals win maiden Bangabandhu BPL


Rajshahi Royals have clinched their maiden Bangladesh Premier League title with a 21-run win over Khulna Tigers.

Earlier, Rajshahi set a 171-run ...Details»

'Drives against illegal arms soon'

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal said, drive will be started soon to recover illegal firearms across the country. The drive will be conducted for the sake ...Details»

Climate change to displace 4 cr people in Bangladesh: PM


Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday said there is a possibility that 4 crore people of 70 upazilas in the country’s 19 districts might be displaced ...Details»

Russian govt in shock resignation after Putin calls for reforms


Russia's government resigned in a shock announcement on Wednesday after President Vladimir Putin proposed a shake-up of the constitution, reports AFP.

The announcement by Putin's longtime ally ...Details»

PM asks Bangladesh envoys to strengthen ties with Muslim countries


Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has asked Bangladesh ambassadors in Middle Eastern countries to strengthen ties with Muslim countries, exploring new markets for Bangladesh products there and ...Details»

Supreme Court upholds death to wartime collaborator Syed Kaiser


The Supreme Court has upheld a death sentence against Jatiya Party leader and former state minister Syed Mohammed Kaiser for crimes against humanity during the 1971 ...Details»

Flight operations resume at Shahjalal International Airport


The flight operations at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport resumed after the dense fog once again disrupted the flight operations for around six hours on Tuesday.

According to ...Details»