Gayle retiring from one-day internationals after World Cup

New York, Feb. 18 -- West Indies batsman Chris Gayle will retire from one-day international cricket after the World Cup later this year. The 39-year-old Jamaican has played in 284 ODIs and needs just... Read More

Militants kill 6 Pakistani troops in southwest near Iran

Pakistan, Feb. 18 -- Pakistani police say militants in two attacks on security forces killed six paramilitary troops in the southwestern Baluchistan bordering Iran. Local police officer Hidayat Ullah... Read More

No Shaheed Minar at 1718 Cumilla primary schools

Cumilla, Feb. 18 -- Although 67 years have been passed after the Language Movement majority of the primary schools in the district have no Shaheed Minar, a monument to commemorate the martyrs of the L... Read More

4 killed in overnight encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama

Dhaka, Feb. 18 -- Four soldiers including an officer were killed in an overnight encounter with terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama, days after over 40 soldiers were killed there in a terror att... Read More

Ferry services resume on Shimulia-Kathalbari route after 4 hrs

Munshiganj, Feb. 18 -- The ferry services on Shimulia-Kathalbari route resumed on Monday morning after four hours of suspension due to poor visibility caused by thick fog. The ferry movement was susp... Read More

Abu Dhabi arms fair opens amid Yemen war criticism

Bangladesh, Feb. 18 -- United Arab Emirates, Feb 18 (AP/UNB) - The United Arab Emirates' yearslong war in Yemen alongside Saudi Arabia bled into the start of a biennial Abu Dhabi arms fair Sunday, whi... Read More

Assad: Only the state can protect groups in northern Syria

Syria, Feb. 18 -- Only the Syrian state can protect groups in northern Syria and the army will "liberate every inch of Syria" from foreign troops, Syrian President Bashar Assad said Sunday. He did no... Read More

Saudi crown prince arrives in Pakistan for regional visit

Islamabad, Feb. 18 -- Saudi Arabia's powerful Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman began his four-day regional visit on Sunday, arriving in Pakistan where Saudi officials signed agreements worth $20 billi... Read More

Bogra district AL president Momtaz Uddin dies

Bogra, Feb. 17 -- Freedom Fighter Momtaz Uddin and also Bogra district Awami League president and member of the party's central committee passed away early Sunday. He was 74. Momtaz Uddin was admitte... Read More

Bogura district AL president Momtaz Uddin dies

Bogura, Feb. 17 -- Freedom fighter and Awami League leader Momtaz Uddin passed away here early Sunday. He was 74. Momtaz Uddin, district Awami League president and a member of the party's central com... Read More