Teenagers not hooked to Facebook anymore

A study involving 170,000 internet users across 32 countries has found that more and more teenagers are spending more time on instant messaging apps than on Facebook. Nearly 66 percent of teenagers (aged 16-19) in the US and Britain said they were using Facebook less frequently. While the teenagers are not off the social networking […]

Bollywood actress Gauhar Khan slapped

Bollywood actress and model Gauhar Khan has been slapped in a shooting of a reality show by an audience who admonished her for wearing a short dress. Police arrested a 24-year-old man for attacking the actress during the shooting of India’s Raw Star in Mumbai. They quoted the man as telling Khan that “being a […]

Clarke pens birthday tribute to Hughes

Australian cricket captain Michael Clarke wrote a moving birthday tribute to Phillip Hughes Sunday, calling him the brother he never had as players continued to grieve over his death. Hughes, who would have celebrated his 26th birthday on Sunday, died Thursday two days after he was knocked unconscious by a bouncer while batting in a […]

Bobby in villainous role

Dhallywood beauty queen Bobby will have a different look in the silver screen in her upcoming film “One Way.” In the film, she will share the screen with actors Anisur Rahman Milon and Symon Sadik. Directed by Iftekhar Chowdhury, the “Rajotto” star will a play negative character named Ivy, who is a daughter of a […]

DSE, CSE up at opening

The prices of most of the shares at Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) saw upward trend in early hours of trading on Sunday, the first session of the week. DSEX, the prime index of the DSE, went up by 23.65 points or 0.49 per cent to 4,796.11 after the 1st 30 […]

Dropbox’s Mobile Apps Are Now Integrated With Microsoft Office

Earlier this month, Dropbox and Microsoft announced a partnership that would see Dropbox offer better support for Microsoft’s Office Suite, including the ability to edit Office docs from the Dropbox mobile app among other things. Today, those integrations have gone live for users of both the Android phone and iOS Dropbox applications. Explains Dropbox in […]

Premier League clubs spend record £115m on agents fees

The league’s top spenders were Chelsea, on £16.8m. Premier League champions Manchester City spent £12.8m – £1.5m less than runners-up Liverpool. Manchester United spent just short of £8m, almost double their previous year’s spending with agents of £4.3m. Louis van Gaal’s side spent the most on transfer fees by any English club in any transfer […]

Fame comes easily with Nudity!

Fame comes with its extra baggage and Big Boss 8 contestant Sonali Raut tastes just that! Recently social media went berserk when a topless picture of the beauty resurfaced online, years after it was shot for a magazine. And the interesting part is it had Ranveer Singh in it too! Apparently, the picture has Sonali […]

Fearful turning of Sundarbans

UNESCO has warned that the exceptional and globally important natural resources of the Sundarbans could be endangered. UNESCO’s World Heritage Centre feared that this forest was at risk due to the construction of Rampal power plant at Bagerhat, vessels navigating through the Sundarbans and industries being set up near the area. The United Nations Educational, […]

Yummy Recipe of Chicken drumsticks

Chicken is the most common type of poultry in the world,and is prepared as food in a wide variety of ways, varying by region and culture. An all time favourite chicken preparation. Preparation time: 1hr Cooking time: 1 hr. + Marinating time Serves: 4 Ingredients : Tomato ketchup 4 tbsp Clear honey 2 tbsp Worcestershire […]

Veena Malik: It is not blasphemy in any way

Actress Veena Malik and her husband, Asad Bashir, along with one of the biggest Pakistani media group, have been sentenced to 26 years of imprisonment by an anti-terrorism court of Pakistan, on account of airing a blasphemous programme on television. Veena, presently in Dubai, is “shocked” to say the least. She said, “It is a […]

Audi aims to take down Tesla Motors

Car manufacturer Audi has its eyes on the luxury electric vehicle market, planning to challenge Tesla Motors at its own game starting as early as 2017. Audi said that it’s delving deep into development status on a pure electric car. The new vehicle could have a range as large as 280 miles and feature seating […]

IFFI screens ‘Children of War’ to gauge audience response

In a surprise move, IFFI organisers here screened the Pakistan-Bangladesh partition drama ‘Children of War’ as a last minute addition to the festival, claiming that they wanted to gauge the response of the audience towards the critically-acclaimed movie. The film starring Victor Banerjee, Farooque Sheikh and Raima Sen, was a last minute entry in the […]

Massive sales trigger stocks’ sharp fall

Stocks extended their losing streak for four straight weeks with key index of the major bourse dipping below the 4,800-mark amid sales frenzy. The week featured all five trading sessions–of them, two sessions saw marginal gain while three sessions witnessed sharp decline. Week-on-week, DSEX, the prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), came down […]

Ubisoft apologises for Assassin’s Creed Unity bugs

Yannis Mallat, chief executive of Ubisoft Montreal & Toronto, wrote that it had been a “humbling” experience. He is the latest in a series of software bosses to pen such an apology after a glitch-ridden release. Experts said Ubisoft needed to act to protect its reputation. “Assassin’s Creed is Ubisoft’s most important, bestselling franchise, and […]