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    Tigers’ Pak tour suspended

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:29pm on March 16, 2020

    Pakistan Cricket Board and Bangladesh Cricket Board on Monday jointly postponed the final leg of Bangladesh cricket team’s split Pakistan tour due to global coronavirus...

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    Effective water governance needed to deter impending crisis

    | Updated at 12:00am on March 16, 2020

    UNPLANNED urbanisation coupled with climate change is likely to create water scarcity in Sylhet, as a research shows, unless the government takes early mitigation strategies....

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    Bin Laden doctor launches hunger strike in Pakistan

    Agence-France-Presse . | Updated at 11:55pm on March 02, 2020

    The Pakistani doctor who helped the CIA track and kill Osama bin Laden has launched a hunger strike from his prison cell, his lawyer and...

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    Mushfiq firm on not touring Pakistan

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:44pm on February 28, 2020

    Bangladesh wicketkeeper-batsman Mushfiqur Rahim reiterated that he was not going to Pakistan for the final leg of Bangladesh’s split tour to the country despite insistence...

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    Beyond Pakistan’s tall mountains

    Nazarul Islam | Updated at 12:00am on February 27, 2020

    I HAVE walked the Alps in winter, flown across the roof of the world, then had the closest glimpse of the Mount Everest peak. My...

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    Six people burnt to death, three injured in southwest Pakistan

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha / Xinhua . Islamabad | Updated at 03:37pm on February 24, 2020

    A tanker carrying liquefied petroleum gas exploded late on Sunday night in Pakistan’s southwest provincial capital of Quetta, leaving six people killed and three others...

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    Bangladesh pip Pak in final warm-up

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:36am on February 20, 2020

    Pace bowler Jahanara Alam claimed 4-22 as Bangladesh beat Pakistan by five runs in their final warm-up match ahead of ICC Women’s Twenty20 World Cup...

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    Indo-Pak nuclear war could kill 12cr: report

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:19am on February 19, 2020

    A militant attack in Kashmir could lead to the escalation of tensions between India and Pakistan, and may even lead to a full-blown military conflict...

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    14 dead in apparent toxic gas leak in Pakistan

    Agence France-Presse . Karachi | Updated at 10:51pm on February 18, 2020

    An apparent gas leak killed at least 14 people near the Pakistani port city of Karachi, officials said Tuesday, as investigators worked to determine the...

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    8 killed in Pakistan suicide attack

    Agence France-Presse . Quetta | Updated at 02:49am on February 18, 2020

    At least eight people — including two police officers — were killed and several others wounded in a suicide blast Monday in southwestern Pakistan, officials...