‘Authorities uncertain about swimming lessons in city schools’

Sagar Biswas: It was monsoon season; the entire beel was covered with red and white shapla flowers . Sajia and Abdul came out silently of their house and took the small boat of their father to pick shapla. Abdul hold the paddle while Sajia started collecting shapla on the boat with her small hands. But suddenly, the boat turned turtle being hit with a wooden log. The seven-year-old Abdul... details

Warning: Scientists find evidence of 800ft mega-tsunami (Video)

International Live:  Scientists working off west Africa in the Cape Verde Islands have found evidence of a mega-tsunami that dwarfs anything humans have ever seen. They say the sudden collapse of a volcano around 73,000 years ago created an 800-foot wave that engulfed an island more than 30 miles away. They warn the collapse of volcanoes could be far more catastrophic that previously... details

Top 10 Waterfalls in Tamil Nadu

International Live: he rains add more beauty to all the places, everything looks green and lively. A tour in the post-monsoon season is surely one of the best experiences. South India Tamil Nadu has several tourist places from temples, historical sites, religious sites, beaches, hill stations, rivers and so on. Among them, waterfalls are one of the prominent tourist attractions. Especially,... details

Stand for your fitness

International Live: Working long hours at your workstation can spell trouble. Fitness activist Mujtaba Hasan Askari shows an interesting way to deal with it His head begins to throb as he stares at the files piled up on his desk. The pain slowly spreads to his arms, shoulder and back. Rajesh knows he is experiencing stress and having a problem coping with the pressures of daily... details

litchi farmers happy with lucrative price

Rangpur Live: The litchi growers are now happy following excellent production and lucrative price of the most delicious, juicy and fleshy seasonal fruit that has already appeared in local markets of the northern districts. Though harvest of the high quality hybrid variety litchis will start after a couple of weeks, the ripe and half-ripe local varieties and some high yielding litchis have... details