Dhaka: 10:06 AM, Sun, 17 Dec, 2017

DNCC Mayoral By-polls: EC to hold meeting Sunday

Staff Correspondent: The Election Commission (EC) is expected to hold a meeting on Sunday over the by-polls of Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC).

Shahid Kapoor is the Sexiest Asian Man

Entertainment Desk: Bollywood star Shahid Kapoor has been voted the Sexiest Asian Man in the world in an annual UK poll released in London on Wednesday.

Prove allegations or resign: Fakhrul

Senior Correspondent: Terming Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's allegations of illegal properties of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia abroad as ‘propaganda’, BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir asked the government to prove the allegation.

Israel closes Gaza border crossings

International Desk: Israel announced the closure of its Gaza border crossings on Thursday in response to daily rocket fire from the enclave over the past week after U.S. President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital stoked Palestinian anger.