Shanto nominated for ICC Player of the Month

Sports Desk : Najmul Hossain Shanto’s superb form got recognition when he found a place in the three-member shortlist for ICC Player of the Month for May. He will have to compete with Pakistan captain Babar Azam and Ireland’s Harry Tector for the prestigious award. Shanto’s prolific series against Ireland at Chelmsford earned him … Read more

HC grants Evaly CEO conditional bail

News Desk : The High Court yesterday granted conditional bail to Mohammad Rassel, founder and CEO of e-commerce platform Evaly, in a case filed under the Digital Security Act. According to the conditions, Rassel cannot leave the country, he has to surrender his passport to the authorities concerned, he cannot tamper evidence, he must … Read more

Samsung’s ‘Jomjomat Khushir Haat’ Eid campaign goes live with exciting offers

Business Desk : With Eid-ul-Azha right around the corner, Samsung brings amazing offers under the new campaign on its refrigerator, television, and washing machine models. Through the cashback offer, customers can avail up to Tk9,000, Tk11,000 and Tk8,000 on the refrigerator, television and washing machine models, respectively, reads a press release. In the exchange … Read more

UNOPS and WaterAid collaborate on sustainable WASH services in Bangladesh

News Desk : The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) and WaterAid Bangladesh have partnered up to propel sustainable water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) Services in Bangladesh at SDG Cafe’s Third roundtable. The third episode of the SDG Café on “Bangladesh’s Journey in Ensuring Access to Sustainable WASH Services” was held at the … Read more

Incepta gets National Environment Award 2022

Business Desk : Leading pharmaceutical company Incepta Pharmaceuticals Ltd has achieved National Environment Award 2022 in the environmental protection and pollution control category (Institution) for its outstanding contribution to the protection of the environment, said a press release. Information and Broadcasting Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud MP handed over the award and certificate to Incepta … Read more

Brac Business School hosts closing ceremony of ‘উদ্যমী আমি’ training programme

Business Desk : The Research and Professional Development Centre of Brac Business School recently organised the closing ceremony for cohort-3 of the উদ্যমী আমি training programme. The event marked a significant milestone as Brac Business School announced its partnership with Brac Bank Limited, aiming to foster women entrepreneurship and startup businesses in Bangladesh. The … Read more

HSBC signs agreement with Karnaphuli Gas Distribution Company

Business Desk : The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation (HSBC) and Karnaphuli Gas Distribution Company Limited (KGDCL) in Chattogram have recently signed an agreement to offer Bill Collection Solution for KGDCL’s consumers. Gerard Haughey, Country Head of Wholesale Banking at HSBC Bangladesh and Engr MD Rafiqul Islam, Managing Director of KGDCL signed the agreement … Read more

EBL holds seminar on climate change

Business Desk : Eastern Bank Ltd (EBL) in observance of World Environment Day hosted a seminar titled “Role of Financial Institutions to Address Climate Change Adaptation & Mitigation” at the bank’s head office in Dhaka on Monday (5 June). Dr Fazle Rabbi Sadeque Ahmed, DMD, Environment and Climate Change, PKSF was the keynote speaker … Read more

Huawei introduces new data centre products, solutions in Bangladesh

Business Desk : The Digital Power Business Department of Huawei South Asia has brought the latest data centre products and solutions in Bangladesh through the ‘Bangladesh Data Center Partner Event 2023’. The grand event focused on spreading knowledge and awareness among Bangladeshi customers about the latest data centre solutions and bringing a significant impact … Read more

BMD predicts rain in Ctg, Sylhet today

News Desk : Amid the scorching heatwave, Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) predicted rain in Chattogram and Sylhet today. “Rain or thundershower accompanied by temporary gusty wind may occur at one or two places in Chattogram and Sylhet divisions in the next 24 hours starting 6:00pm on Monday,” said BMD. The weather may remain mainly … Read more

Leonardo DiCaprio spends evening on boat with Gigi Hadid’s 22-year-old friend

Entertainment Desk :

Rumours have been rife for a very long time when it comes to Leonardo DiCaprio and Gigi Hadid, but now it seems there could be someone else on the scene.

DiCaprio has been on a yachting holiday in Europe recently and it seems that he has been spotted with a model, who is a friend of Hadid.

Dicaprio, 48, set sail this weekend off the coast of Ibiza, Spain, alongside Meghan Roche, a 22-year-old American model who has worked with top luxury brands.

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Arnold Schwarzenegger details his secret affair with a housekeeper

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Action superstar and politician Arnold Schwarzenegger has detailed his secret affair with a housekeeper in the upcoming Netflix documentary titled, Arnold

Recalling the moment he told his now ex-wife, Maria Shriver, of his 1996 infidelity and fathering a love child.

The Terminator actor, 75, notably had an affair with their housekeeper, Mildred Baena, and she gave birth to their son, Joseph Baena, 25, in 1997.

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Shakira fuels dating rumours with Lewis Hamilton: They went out for dinner after the Spanish Grand Prix

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A little less than a month ago after the Formula 1 Grand Prix of Miami, a dinner between Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton and singer Shakira at the Cipriani restaurant, located in the downtown of the American city, came to light.

The rumors about the relationship between the Colombian and the Brit have been rekindled after they were caught again at dinner after the Spanish Grand Prix on Sunday.

Shakira arrived in Barcelona on Wednesday

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Akshay Kumar was spotted filming near Jama Masjid in Delhi, waving to fans to cheer

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After wrapping up his shoot in Uttarakhand and Kedarnath, Akshay Kumar shifted his base to Delhi. Bollywood actor was spotted near Delhi’s Jama Masjid today and the video of him there went viral on social media.

Fans couldn’t hold their excitement as Akshay Kumar waived at them while he proceeded to a shop. People were calling out the actor’s name as they cheered for the superstar. Akshay’s security team was also seen with him. The clip was shared on Instagram with the caption, “Actor Akshay Kumar received a thunderous welcome from his fans as he reached Jama Masjid in Delhi for the shoot of his next film ‘Shankara’.”

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Bangladeshi stars are honored in India

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Renowned actor Afzal Hossain was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 20th Tele Cine Awards in Kolkata on Sunday. The glamorous event took place at Nazrul Mancha, where artists from Kolkata and Bangladesh came together to celebrate the big names in show business.

In addition to Afzal Hossain, winners in the Bangladesh section included Chanchal Chowdhury (Best Actor Award), Bidya Sinha Mim (Best Actress), Bappy Chowdhury (Special award), Bappa Mazumder (Best Singer Male) and Samina Chowdhury (Best Singer Female).

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Shahadat, Mushfik get maiden call up for Afghanistan Test

Sports Desk : The Bangladesh team management has called up uncapped batsman Shahadat Hossain Dipu and fast bowler Mushfik Hasan for the one-off Test against Afghanistan that scheduled to start at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium on June 14. The 21-year old Chittagong Division’s middle-order batsman Shahadat made his first-class debut in 2021 and scored … Read more