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7 immigrant children reunited with their mothers in New York By AP | Last Updated: 15th July, 2018, 13:13

  Seven immigrant children who had been separated from their families have left a New York City social services centre holding their mothers’ hands and carrying balloons, backpacks and stuffed…

7 immigrant children reunited with their mothers in New York

Iceman's last meal was high fat feast Iceman's last meal was high fat feast

The fat content was 50%, which is much higher than the 10% in the average modern diet


Myanmar opens peace conference with ethnic rebels Myanmar opens peace conference with ethnic rebels

The third session of the 21st Century Panglong Conference is scheduled to last five days and follows meetings held in August 2016 and May 2017


5.86 lakh youths become self-employed in 9 years 5.86 lakh youths become self-employed in 9 years

Around 22.37 lakh unemployed youths both males and females received different trainings from the Youth Development Dept. between Jan 2009 and Dec 2017


Thai cave rescue could take 2-4 days Thai cave rescue could take 2-4 days

The path out is considered especially complicated because of twists and turns in narrow flooded passages


Stateless teen praised as 'gem' in Thai cave ordeal Stateless teen praised as 'gem' in Thai cave ordeal

Adul is also being praised for his English skills in a country where less than a third of the population speaks the language


Biogas changes lifestyle in Cumilla villages Biogas changes lifestyle in Cumilla villages

A total of 300 biogas plants were installed in the upazila over the last three fiscal years


Thailand cave: Rescuers in race against weather as rains close in Thai cave rescuers in 'race against the rain'

The teenage boys and their 25-year-old coach have been trapped for 13 days


Mystic moggy: China mourns 'psychic' World Cup cat Mystic moggy: China mourns 'psychic' World Cup cat

The museum says the cat fell ill and finally announced its death on Monday, sparking almost 10,000 comments on Weibo


Japanese Princess Ayako chose to drop the royal title to marry a commoner Japanese Princess chose to drop royal title to marry commoner

Princess Ayako is the third daughter of the late Prince Takamado and Princess Takamado and was the cousin of Emperor Akihito


Affirmative action: Trump 'to scrap' college racial bias policy Trump 'to scrap' affirmative action policy

In 2016, the US Supreme Court had ruled in favour of affirmative action


Medics reach Thai cave boys as rescuers weigh options Medics reach Thai cave boys as rescuers weigh options

Seven divers, including a doctor and a nurse, join the group inside the caves in the north of the country after they are discovered alive on Monday


Thailand cave rescue: Boys 'could be in cave for months' Thai boys 'could be in cave for months'

Rescuers are now battling rising water to bring more supplies to the group


Thai boys trapped in cave found alive after nine days Thai boys trapped in cave found alive after nine days

There has been no contact with the boys, aged between 11 and 16, since they go missing with their 25-year-old coach last Saturday


Unesco announces new heritage sites around the world Unesco announces new heritage sites

It is a "unique archaeological testimony" to the links between the east of Arabia and the rest of the world, says Unesco


Thai cave rescue: Drones, dogs, drilling and desperation Thai cave rescue: Drones, dogs, drilling and desperation

Thai navy divers been trying to access the deepest caverns of the Tham Luang Nang Non cave, the fourth longest in Thailand


China offers aid to Bangladesh over Rohingya refugee crisis China offers aid to Bangladesh over Rohingya refugee crisis

China maintains close ties to Myanmar's powerful military and has refused to join international condemnation of the campaign of organized violence


Journalists killed on duty in US, Canada since 1976 Journalists killed on duty in US, Canada since 1976

The fatal shootings of four journalists and a sales staffer in Annapolis, Maryland, are the latest killings of news-industry workers


5 of 7 nations hit by US travel ban are majority Muslim 5 of 7 nations hit by US travel ban are majority Muslim

About 44,000 Yemeni-Americans live in the US, according to the US-based Center for Constitutional Right


Butchers seek protection from vegans Butchers seek protection from vegans

Food makers want to stop the use of the terms "steak", "fillet", "bacon" and "sausage" for non-meat products


Philippines' Duterte calls God 'stupid' Philippines' Duterte calls God 'stupid'

Mr Duterte is a known and open critic of the Catholic Church in a country where more than 90% of the population are Christian


More than 500 children 'reunited' after US border separations More than 500 children 'reunited' after US border separations

"The US government knows the location of all children in its custody and is working to reunite them with their families," Homeland Security says


North Korean propaganda changes its tune

North Korean propaganda changes its tune

Leading newspapers in the tightly controlled country have also seen a shift in tone


Venezuela security forces killed hundreds: UN Venezuela security forces killed hundreds: UN

In a report, it cites "shocking" accounts of young men being killed during operations, often in poor districts, over the past three years


All 5 first ladies speak out on family separations at border All 5 first ladies speak out on family separations at border

Melania Trump did not go as far as some of her predecessors, though, and criticize the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" policy


US separate 2,000 children in six weeks US separate 2,000 children in six weeks

As the adults are being charged with a crime and detained, the children that travel with them are being separated and classed as unaccompanied minors


Messi illuminating a small Russian town Messi illuminating a small Russian town

Never has it been subjected to such scrutiny, and perhaps never again will this town founded in the middle of the 15th century attract such global rec


Exchange of Eid Cards: A tradition fading away Exchange of Eid Cards: A tradition fading away

Eid card business has dropped down a lot over the years, as people now prefer sending e-cards to wish Eid Mubarak


Parents of dead girl arrested in French cold case after DNA lead DNA leads to arrests in French cold case

The parents were traced after the DNA of their son, tested in an unrelated case, was matched with that of the girl, French media report


Trump Kim summit: What food was on the diplomatic menu? Trump Kim summit: What food was on the diplomatic menu?

There were lots of words President Trump is likely to have been unfamiliar with


Faridpur man builds bicycle that can run on water Faridpur man builds bicycle that can run on water

In future, Saiful intends to build solar-powered rice cutter machines & auto rickshaws, as well as a water & land-accessible solar-powered speedboat


Harry and Meghan to visit Australia and New Zealand Harry and Meghan to visit Australia and New Zealand

This is the couple's first official royal tour to be announced since getting married in May


G7 summit: $3bn pledge for girls' education G7 pledges $3bn for girls' education

The money will help fund equal access to education and learning opportunities in countries across the globe


Trump considers pardon for Ali, wants athletes' advice Trump considers pardon for Ali, wants athletes' advice

Former heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali, whose conviction was already overturned by the Supreme Court in 1971


Bangladeshi-origin Doly Begum wins in Ontario provincial polls Doly Begum wins in Ontario provincial polls

The Bangladeshi-origin NDP candidate garners more than 45 per cent of the votes


The Cypriot airport abandoned for 44 years The Cypriot airport abandoned for 44 years

The once vibrant and state-of-the-art Nicosia International Airport has remained shut, a painful travel relic of the turbulent history of Cyprus


Trump to face tough crowd at G-7 amid tariff fight

Trump to face tough crowd at G-7 amid tariff fight

With his new tariffs increasing US isolation, Trump heads to Canada on Friday for a meeting of the Group of Seven industrialized nations


Muhith sets record placing 10 consecutive budgets Muhith sets record placing 10 consecutive budgets

The veteran politician started placing the national budget of around Tk 464,000 crore for the 2018-19 financial year in the House around 12:53 pm


WWI hero’s 103-year-old chocolate found WWI hero’s 103-year-old chocolate found

The chocolate is found in a collection belonging to war hero Richard Bullimore, along with cigarettes, medals and letters


'Nobody is left': Guatemala volcano ravaged entire families 'Nobody is left': Guatemala volcano ravaged entire families

Guatemala's National Institute of Forensic Sciences raises the death toll Tuesday evening to 75


Rohingya say Myanmar targeted the educated in genocide Rohingya say Myanmar targeted the educated in genocide

The Buddhist majority has long reviled the Rohingya as "Bengali interlopers" in northern Rakhine state

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