Myanmar to ensure healthcare to Rohingyas: Nasim

Health Minister Mohammed Nasim today said the Myanmar government would ensure health facilities to Rohingyas after taking them back to their country soon. This was told to Mohammah Nasim by Health Minster of Myanmar Dr Myint Htwe today when he called on the former at World Trade Center in Moscow, Russia, said a press release



US Navy: Penis in sky drawn by jet trail was ‘unacceptable’

International Desk US Navy officials have said it was “absolutely unacceptable” that one of their pilots used a jet’s contrail to draw a penis in the sky.The phallic outline over Okanogan County in the western US state of Washington provoked much mirth online. But commanders at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island did not see the



Deal signed to build Jhilmil housing project at Tk 8,000cr

Business Desk The government is set to develop the much-talked Jhilmil residential park for Tk 8,000 crore under a public-private partnership arrangement, said the Rajdhani Unnayan Kartripakkha (Rajuk) in a statement yesterday. Under the scheme, 85 high-rise buildings will be constructed. Of them, 60 buildings will be 20-storied and the rest 25-storied. Located at Keraniganj,



One-legged football ‘king’ melts Chinese hearts

Sports Desk A one-legged footballer has captured the hearts of millions of Chinese fans after a widely circulated video showed him holding his own against able-bodied opponents and scoring a rasping right-footed drive. The exploits of 21-year-old He Yiyi, who lost his leg to childhood cancer and uses crutches to support himself when playing, have



Vidya Balan mimicked Amitabh Bachchan and he was left dumbstruck – here’s how

Entertainment Desk Vidya Balan who was busy with the promotions of her recently released film, Tumhari Sulu, dropped by on the sets of Amitabh Bachchan’s show Kaun Banega Crorepati 9 for the same. Vidya was accompanied by Yuvraj Singh. An emotional Yuvraj spoke about his battle with cancer. Yuvraj has started an organisation called YouWeCan



A Real-Life ‘Iron Man’ Just Set a World Record for Flying

Tribunal Desk British inventor Richard Browning has set the world record for achieving the highest speed in a body-controlled jet suit. HIs homemade futuristic gadget echoes the suit used by Tony Stark in the comic ‘Iron Man’ by using jet engines dotted around his body. Browning achieved a speed of 32.02mph on his third timed


Tech and Science


Meet Harmony: Could a ‘sexbot’ reboot your unhappy relationship?

Tribunal Desk ‘Corn starch.’ I’ve got a soft, pliant buttock in each hand when the Abyss Creations PR director, Daivin, walks in and makes this unlikely pronouncement. ‘The skin…’ she explains. ‘We rub corn starch on it to make it that soft. Incredible, right? Feel the breasts.’ With her vacant eyes and expectant, semi-parted lips,

Art and Culture


Star-studded cast in ‘Premer Satkahon’

Culture Desk Popular actress Suborna Mustafa, six-time National Film Award winning actor Raisul Islam Asad, actress and choreographer Naziba Bashar and actor Shahadat Hossain will appear together in a six-episode drama serial titled ‘Premer Satkahon’, written and directed by Badrul Anam Saud. Deepto TV is airing the drama serial from today. Previously the four artistes