International Desk: Thai firms are set to export insects for human consumption to the European Union (EU), authorities said on Thursday.
International Desk: Nat Geo`s famed `Afghan Girl` Sharbat Bibi was arrested by the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Wednesday in Peshawar, an official said.
Risingbd Desk: Paul Beatty has become the first American writer to win the Man Booker prize, for a caustic satire on US racial politics that judges said put him up there with Mark Twain and Jonathan Swift.
International Desk: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has said Hillary Clinton`s foreign policy plan in Syria would trigger World War Three.
Risingbd Desk: Atrocities are being committed by Islamic State militants as Iraqi government forces close in on Mosul, UN human rights staff reports.
International Desk: In a dramatic announcement, nearly four years after taking over as head of the $103-billion automobiles-to-salt conglomerate, Cyrus Pallonji Mistry was “replaced” by the board of Tata Sons, the group’s holding company without any reasons being assigned.
International Desk: A Senate committee of Pakistan has passed a bill that on becoming law will require re-election in a constituency where women voters’ turnout remains less than 10 per cent.
International Desk: Polling stations have opened for early voting in the key battleground state of Florida, where Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump remain in a tight race.
International Desk: Pakistani authorities have frozen bank accounts with more than Rs 400 million belonging to some 5,100 terror suspects, including Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) chief Masood Azhar, according to a media report on Monday.
International Desk: At least 60 people were killed and more than a hundred wounded in an overnight raid by militants on a police academy in southwest Pakistan, officials said Tuesday, after declaring a military counter-operation was finished.
Risingbd Desk: A powerful blast at a prefabricated house in northwestern China on Monday killed at least seven people and injured 94, state news agency Xinhua said.
International Desk: Two children and another civilian were killed along with a soldier in firing across the border between India and Pakistan, officials from both sides said Monday.
International Desk: Israel’s Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman has said in an interview that any future hostilities between the Jewish state and Hamas militants in the Gaza Strip will be the last, “because we will completely destroy them.”
International Desk: A light aircraft crashed shortly after take-off from Malta on Monday, killing at least five people on board in the island nation`s worst peacetime air accident, airport sources and witnesses said.
Risingbd Desk: A BABY girl in Texas was born twice after doctors removed her from her mum’s womb to perform life saving surgery before putting her back inside.
Risingbd Desk: Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton called Donald Trump a "sore loser" on Sunday because of his refusal at their debate last week to commit to accepting the results of the November 8 election.
Risingbd Desk: Eighteen members of the banned CPI (Maoist) were killed in an encounter with a combined team of AP and Odisha police near Jantri in Malkangiri district of Odisha, a few km away from the border with AP, in the early hours of Monday.
Risingbd Desk: Thirteen people have been killed and more than 30 injured in southern California after a tour bus ran into the back of a lorry, media reports say.
Risingbd Desk: An Egyptian woman weighing half a tonne is thought to be the fattest woman alive.
Risingbd Desk: A 41-year-old Fresno man has been sentenced to 1,503 years in prison for raping his teenage daughter over a four-year period.
International Desk: Donald Trump vowed Saturday to sue the women who have accused him of sexual misconduct in recent weeks.
Risingbd Desk: More than 70 people were killed and over 600 injured when a packed passenger train crashed in Cameroon on Friday, the president announced on Saturday, declaring a national day of mourning to commemorate the dead.